Abigail Urie


Personal and Family Information

Abigail was born about 1720 in Hunterdon County, Province of West Jersey, the daughter of Joshua Urie and Ann Gaskell.

She died in 1775 in Rowan, NC.

Her husband was Samuel Shinn Sr. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their thirteen known children were Mary (1727-1760), Leah (1741-1776), Silas (1745-1807), Sarah Watts (1747-1813), Rachel (1749-?), Joseph (1751-1804), Benjamin Urie (1753-1801), Thomas (?-?), Isaac (?-?), Hannah (1755-1777), Alice (1721-?), Elizabeth (1730-?) and Mercy (1733-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Abigail Urie


Joshua Urie


Ann Gaskell



BirthABT 1720
Place: Hunterdon County, Province of West Jersey
Place: Rowan, NC