Abigail Johanna Goodrum was born on May 19, 2017, to Victoria and Jeremy Goodrum of Milan at the Androscoggin Valley Hospital in Berlin, weighing 6 pounds and 2 1/2 ounces. Her family includes paternal grandfather Earl Goodrum of Milan and deceased paternal grandmother Loretta Goodrum. Maternal grandparents include Tom and Helen Soucie of Colebrook.
After her birth, Abigail was celebrated as the youngest member of the American Legion Post 36. Her mother is a bartender for the American Legion, and her father is the Sons of American Legion Chaplain. Her grandfather also serves the legion as the second vice president.