David J Abbey

9 July 1848–22 March 1906 (Age 57)
Randolph, Randolph, Cattaraugus, New York, United States

The Life of David J

When David J Abbey was born on 9 July 1848, in Randolph, Randolph, Cattaraugus, New York, United States, his father, Orange J Abbey Sr, was 49 and his mother, Mary Polly Stanley, was 40. He married Delora R Reeves on 31 December 1874, in Randolph, Randolph, Cattaraugus, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in West Salamanca, Salamanca, Cattaraugus, New York, United States in 1900. He died on 22 March 1906, in Salamanca, Cattaraugus, New York, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Wildwood Cemetery, Salamanca, Cattaraugus, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

David J Abbey
1848–1906
Delora R Reeves
1854–1939
Marriage: 31 December 1874
Grace E Abbey
1875–1955
George Reeves Abbey
1887–1968
Edith Angeline Abbey
1888–1978
Lee Ernest Abbey
1891–1957
Carl Dalton Abbey
1893–1962

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 December 1874
Randolph, Randolph, Cattaraugus, New York, United States
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World Events (8)

1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 15

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1865

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English abbeye, abbaye (Old French abeie, Late Latin abbatia ‘priest's house’), applied as a topographic name for someone living in or near an abbey, or an occupational name for someone working in one.

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Abbey in household of Orange Abbey, "United States Census, 1860"
  • David Abbey in household of Orange Abbey, "United States Census, 1850"
  • David Abey in household of Orange Abey, "New York, State Census, 1865"

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