Francis Holmes Abbot died at his home in Orange.Buried at Greenwood Cemetery, May 15.Born in Newburyport, Essex Co. Mass. Jan 4, 1797 of Benjamin and Joanna (Holmes) Abbot.Married Mary Wade.Left New England Feb. 20, 1827; came to Orange May 2, 1858. Joined the new England Society July 7, 1870; withdrew in 1871.
From a little booklet: Constitution and by-laws of the New England Society of Orange, New Jersey. 6th edition, Dec. 1874.