James Robert Abell

25 June 1852–22 May 1932 (Age 79)
LaRue, Kentucky, United States

The Life of James Robert

When James Robert Abell was born on 25 June 1852, in LaRue, Kentucky, United States, his father, Bernard Abell, was 30 and his mother, Jeanette Ferrill, was 22. He married Verlinda Hill [Abell] on 16 October 1877, in LaRue, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Buffalo, LaRue, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Magisterial District 2 Athertonville, LaRue, Kentucky, United States in 1900. He died on 22 May 1932, in LaRue, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Buffalo, LaRue, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Robert Abell
1852–1932
Verlinda Hill [Abell]
1859–1943
Marriage: 16 October 1877
Willard Hill Abell
1878–1958
Tildon Abell
1879–
Jesse Wilt Abell
1880–1954
Oscar Herbert Abell
1885–1940
Bettie Abell
1896–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 October 1877
LaRue, Kentucky, United States
children

(5)

    Male1878–1958Male

    Tildon Abell

    Male1879–Male

    Male1880–1954Male

    Oscar Herbert Abell

    Male1885–1940Male

    Bettie Abell

    Female1896–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1821–1883Male

    Jeanette Ferrill

    Female1830–1873Female

siblings

(8)

    Mary E. Abell

    Female1849–Female

    William Joseph Abell

    Male1850–1935Male

    Male1852–1932Male

    Benjamin Abell

    Male1853–1854Male

    Nancy M. Abell

    Female1855–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 9

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 23

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Abel .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • J Robt Abell in household of Bernard Abell, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James R Abell in household of Barnard Abell, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James R Able, "United States Census, 1900"

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