Willet, Abraham

Male 1759 - 1822  (62 years)


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  • Name Willet, Abraham  [1
    Born 15 Dec 1759  Hunterdon County, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Aug 1822  Columbia County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1882  Kreider Moyer
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Family Brittain, Sarah,   b. 07 Nov 1764, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Dec 1843, Near Orangeville, Columbia County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 1783  [2
    Children 
     1. Willet, Hannah  [natural]
     2. Willet, Mary,   b. 27 Nov 1785,   d. 15 Jan 1854, Columbia County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     3. Willet, Catharine,   b. 1787  [natural]
     4. Willet, Rachel,   b. 1790  [natural]
     5. Willet, William,   b. 1793  [natural]
     6. Willet, Peter,   b. 1795  [natural]
     7. Willet, Abraham,   b. 1801  [natural]
     8. Willet, Sarah,   b. 1803  [natural]
     9. Willet, Elizabeth,   b. 1807  [natural]
    Last Modified 17 May 2018 
    Family ID F688  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Dec 1759 - Hunterdon County, NJ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Aug 1822 - Columbia County, PA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Genealogy of the Miller and Pursel Families, compiled & edited by Vida Miller Pursel, Bloomsburg, PA, 1939, page 153.
      ABRAHAM WILLET, brother of Peter, who moved to Albany, N. Y. after the war, and Rachel Willet Moody of N. J., born Dec. 15, 1759 died near Bloomsburg, Pa., Aug. 13, 1822, married Sara Brittain.
      Issue: Mary, Catherine, Rachel, William, Peter, Hanna, Abraham, Sara, Elizabeth.
      see pages 148-155 for more info about their children and their families.

      It is unknown whether Peter Willet was Abraham's brother or father -
      Findagrave no photo: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/90856737/abraham-willet
      DEATH: 13 Aug 1822 Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pennsylvania, USA
      BURIAL: Unknown
      Abraham Willet was born on Dec 15, 1759 in Hunterdon County, New Jersey to Peter and Rachel W. (Moody) Willet. He married Sarah Brittain in 1783.
      They were the parents of Hannah, Mary, Catharine, Rachel, William, Peter, Abraham, Sarah, and Elizabeth. Abraham died on August 13, 1822 in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania.

  • Sources 
    1. [S44] Genealogy of the Miller and Pursel Families.

    2. [S28] Bob Moody.