Abbott, Ira

From Helderberg Hilltowns of Albany County, NY


Ira was born in 1792 probably at Spencertown, Rensselaer Co., NY, a son of Asa Abbott and Elizabeth Pratt. His known siblings:

  • Asa Abott born in 1783 at Spencertown
  • Elizabeth Abbott born 1787, married John Wolford
  • Ralph Pratt Abbott born in 1790

Marriage & Children

At about 1818 he married Sophia Dominick . Their children:

  • Maria Abbott born about 1819, she died on June 15, 1831
  • Elizabeth Abbott
  • Cornelia Abbott born in 1821
  • Aurelia Abbott born in 1824
  • Ira Abbott
  • Seneca Abbott


Ira died on April 11, 1830. He was buried at the Wolford Family burial Ground in Knox.

Ira Abbott Will

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