Susannah Cornelia Soule

1 October 1827–15 October 1898 (Age 71)
Otsego, New York, United States

The Life of Susannah Cornelia

When Susannah Cornelia Soule was born on 1 October 1827, in Otsego, New York, United States, her father, Elisha Phelps Soule, was 21 and her mother, Polly Colegrove, was 17. She married William Porter Abbott on 15 November 1845, in Middlebury Township, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Sheldon, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States in 1860 and Wisconsin, United States in 1870. She died on 15 October 1898, in Wilton, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Dorset Ridge Cemetery, Clifton, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States.

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William Porter Abbott
Susannah Cornelia Soule
Marriage: 15 November 1845
Clarendon A. Abbott
Flora Abbott
Stella May Abbott
George Ebenezer Abbott
James Elanthan Abbott
Jane L. Abbott
Elisha Hobrett Abbott
Melissa Cornelia Abbott
Lelia Amanda Abbott

Spouse and Children

15 November 1845
Middlebury Township, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States


    Clarendon A. Abbott



    Stella May Abbott


    George Ebenezer Abbott


    James Elanthan Abbott


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 3

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 3

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.

Age 19

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English: of uncertain origin; perhaps derived from the vocabulary word soul as a term of affection.2 French (Soulé): variant of Soulier 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Susan Abbott in household of William Abbott, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Cornelius Abbot in household of Nathan Abbot, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Susannah C Abbott in household of William P Abbott, "United States Census, 1860"

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