Ephraim Abbott
Papers, 1809-1851

Mss: 821
1809-1851
A126

Historical Note:

Ephraim Abbott (A.B. Harvard, 1806) was a Congregational and Unitarian minister and teacher. He graduated from Andover Theological Seminary in 1810 and served as a pastor in Greenland, N.H. from 1813-1828, and in Westford, Massachusetts, 1828-1837. He partially supplied the Unitarian Church in Westford from 1831-1847.

Scope and Content:

Collection consists of correspondence, bills, receipts, promissory notes, and other papers relating to farming at Greenland, N.H. and Westford, MA., and to business activities of a New England clergyman.

Provenance : Gift of Mrs. Lawrence Park, 1941.

Amount: 1 box

Container List:
Folder 1 -- Land and Stock Book also containing E. Pearson's farm material, 1818-1823.
Folder 2 -- Miscellaneous letters sent by E. Abbott, 1826-1843.
Folder 3 -- Agreement: Mill Dam on Turkey River, 1820.
Folder 4 -- Deed: Land in Concord - I. Hill to E. Abbott, 1826.
Folder 5 -- Miscellaneous papers re: E. Abbott, 1817-1849.
Folder 6 -- Letters from Benjamin Kinneson re: house and farm at Concord, 1817-1822.
Folder 7 -- Farm at Westford, 1838-1854.
Folder 8 -- Miscellaneous accounts of E. Abbott, 1848.
Folder 9 -- Promissory Notes - Greenland, 1809-1811, 1824-1826.
Folder 10 -- Bills, general, 1810-1817.
Folder 11 -- Bills, general, 1821-1827.
Folder 12 -- Bills, general, 1832-1838.
Folder 13 -- Receipts, Greenland, 1806, 1810, 1811, 1823-1829.
Folder 14 -- E. Abbott papers, letters received, 1829-1851.