Abigail Fowle Smith Edwards was born 7 August 1679 in Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts to Isaac Fowle (1648-1718) and Beriah Bright (1649-1734) and died circa 18 January 1760 in Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. She married William Smith (1666-1730) circa 1699 in Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
After the death of Capt William Smith, widow Abigail on 26 Aug 1740, married John Edwards (1670-1746), a distinguished Boston silversmith. John Edwards was a widower, his 1st wife was Sibella Sybil Newman (1670-1739).
Abigail Fowle Smith Edwards, was the mother of the Rev William Smith, Jr and grandmother of Abigail Smith Adams, wife of President Adams and mother of President John Quincy Adams.
|Offspring of Capt William Smith Sr and Abigail Fowle (1679-1731)|
|Abigail Smith (1701-1790)|| |
|William Smith (1702-1707)|| |
|Sarah Smith (1703-1775)|| |
|William Smith (1707-1783)||29 January 1706 Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts||17 September 1783 Weymouth, Norfolk County, Massachusetts|| Elizabeth Quincy (c1721-1775)|
|Anna Smith (1708-1781)|| |
|Mary Smith (1710-1800)|| |
|Thomas Smith (1712-)|| |
|Beriah Smith (1716-)|| |
|Isaac Smith (1719-1786)|