William Abbs (b May 22, 1793), oa 3 x great grandfathers was born May 22, 1793, at Runton, Erpingham, Norfolk, England. Died possibly Dec. 10, 1881, Ontario, Canada.
He married Martha Chapman, November 21, 1816 at Aylmerton, Norfolk, England.
1. Edward Kipp
2. Phyllis Margaret Link (b November 19, 1906) - Carievale, Saskatchewan
3. Horace Lorenzo Link (b June 26, 1877) - Woodbury, Burford Twp., Brant County, Ontario Canada
4. William Henry Link (b July 19, 1850) - Newmarket, York Co., Canada West
5. Mary Ann Abbs (b Sept. 29, 1819) - Aylmerton, Norfolk, England
6. William Abbs (b May 22, 1793) - Runton, Erpingham, Norfolk, England
7. Francis Abbs (b 1764) - Runton, Erpingham, Norfolk, England
8. John Abbs (b Aug. 17, 1743) - Runton, Erpingham, Norfolk, England
9. Richard Abbs (b Nov. 6, 1708) - Aylmerton, Norfolk, England
10. William Abbs (b Bef 1680) - Norfolk, England
Mary Ann Abbs (m John Link)
Norfolk, England. Aylmerton Baptisms. 1813-1903. Year 1819. P. 9.
Christian Church Cemetery, Falkland, Ontario: N 43.17889 W -80.44018.
Buried in the Christian Church Cemetery Falkland, Ontario (no stone).
William Abbs (m Martha Chapman)
Emigrated to Canada about 1838 settling in East Gwillimbury, York County, Upper Canada.
Death possibly: Dec. 10, 1881.
Parish Register 1793 Runton, Norfolk, England (LDS) FHL 1526137 IT 13-21.
NORFOLK-L Archives: Aylmerton, Norfolk, England
William ABBS of this parish, single man & Martha CHAPMAN of this parish, single woman married by banns and with consent of parents Nov 21, 1816. William signed. Martha X. Wit: Thomas ABBS, Sarah COOPER.
Parish Register 1816 Aylmerton, Norfolk, England (LDS)
Martha Abbs on p. 80 of census died of dropsey age 65. William widowed. The death must have occurred shortly after the census enumerator had been to see them.
Archives of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. County Marriage Registers, 1858-June 1869. MS 248_18. Haldimand Co. Register 131. P. 267/8. William and Eliza July 19, 1860. Marriage Ceremony conducted by Rev. Thomas Hanna, Wesleyan Methodist, Holland Landing Circuit, North York. Witnessed by James Abbs and Peter Mills both of Queensville
Census of Canada 1851, 1861, 1871. York County, East Gwillimbury.
Archives of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. County Marriage Registers, 1858-June 1869. MS 248_18. FHL microfilm 1030055-1030068. Jane Nov. 30, 1863.
East Anglian Ancestors. http://www.eastanglianancestors.co.uk/fam4842.html
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Francis Abbs (m Susannah Pegg)
Parish Register - 1764 Runton, Norfolk, England (LDS) Baptism July 8, 1764. FHL 1526137.
Parish Register - 1786 Banns, Sheringham, Norfolk, England (LDS). Banns were read 3 times between Francis Abbs of Runton and Susanna Pegg of Sheringham.
Parish Register - 1786 Sheringham, Norfolk England (LDS) Marriage (witness Henry Pegg)
Parish Register - 1839 Runton, Norfolk, England (LDS) Burial
Will of Francis Abbs. Dated November 26, 1830. Runton, Norfolk, England. Probate/GS#0166974/39171. Proved at Norwich, July 3,1841. No. 157. P. 337/8.
John Abbs (m Mary Pank)
Parish Register - 1743 Runton, Norfolk, England (LDS) Baptism. FHL 1526137.
Parish Register - 1773 Runton, Norfolk, England (LDS) Marriage By Licence. Sam'l Johnson Curate.
FHL mf C16306-1 (FHL 1526137)
Will of John Abbs. Dated August 1823. Proved August 1824. Transcript summary.
Richard Abbs (m Mary)
Norwich Consistory. Wills, 1703-1857. Will Richard Abbs March 2, 1784; proven at Cromer, Norfolk on July 11, 1791; No. 142; P. 265.
William Abbs (m Susannah Feazer)
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