Hello Joyce,My husband seems to be a decendant of this Abbott family.He is decended from Freeman Robert Abbott, whohad a brother Edward Ambrose Abbott Born in Marshalltown, N.S. The family moved from N.s to Andover, Ma. My information came from a daughter & son of Freeman Robert. This Edwardwas married to a Ellen Waiffus-Known as Ellie. Their childrenArthur Reginald, Cecil, Dorothy married name Orr, Mildred , Myrtle, Joseph, and Frank. I was also told that Frank was married three times and divorced twice and had 5 children by his first wife.I haven't checked out the other siblings of Freeman.Does anything here seem correspond with your family?