Born 1822 daughter of John and Patience Ann Sheldon de Neuville, of New England. This family lived in Saratoga County, N.Y., raising a family of nine children, eventually locating at Basswood Hill. John and Patience de Neuville are buried at Allen Center, N.Y. Abigail was their youngest daughter. She married Araunah S. Willis. To this union 7 children were born: Araunah F., George V., Louisa (married Frank Warner), Daniel H., Lydia (married G. H. Abbey), Abigail Jane (married Calvin Farnum), Martin G., and Annette (married Solomon Palmer). All grew to adulthood on Baker's Creek. Abigail de Neuville Willis died April 1896. Lot 553, As The Day Dawns Cemetery, Angelica, NY.