Gavitt, Martha (Polly), 1804 - 1878

Martha Gavitt, also known as Patty was the daughter of Stephen Gavitt and Sallie Crandall.  She married Abel Main in 1828 as his second wife.  From 1842 to 1844, Martha and her husband provided board for Philena, an Eastern Pequot woman.

Joseph Gavet, "Philip Gavet of Salem, Mass., and Some of His Descendants," NEHGR lxxvi (January 1922): 39.  Connecticut, Deaths and Burials Index, Ancestry.  Sources for this biography also come from the Related Digital Heritage Items listed below.

c. 1804
June 15, 1878