Main, Abel, 1776 - 1848

Abel Main was the son of Benajah Main of Stonington, Connecticut.  During the War of 1812, he served as a private in Belcher's 8th Regiment of the Connecticut Militia. From 1842 to 1844, Main and his wife, Martha, provided board for Philena, an Eastern Pequot woman.

Find A Grave (Brown Cemetery, North Stonington, CT). War of 1812 Service Record Index, Fold3.  Sources for this biography also come from the Related Digital Heritage Items listed below.


Born: 
1776
Died: 
May 25, 1848