Abraham Serote married Jenny Lambert in Pownalborough, Lincoln Co., in 1777. Abraham Southard also married Jenny Lambert in Pownalborough in 1777. Abraham Serote bought land in the county and sold it as Abraham Southard. Why did he change his name? Was John Serote of Boothbay his brother, as he also changed his name to Southard? Where are the Serotes from?