Za Treska Abernathy

21 November 1863–
Randolph, Indiana, United States

The Life of Za Treska

When Za Treska Abernathy was born on 21 November 1863, in Randolph, Indiana, United States, her father, Samuel Lee Abernathy, was 35 and her mother, Jane Gillham, was 38.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Lee Abernathy
1828–1911
Jane Gillham
1825–1888
Clement Abernathy
1853–1862
Julietta Abernathy
1854–1855
Elma Abernathy
1856–1903
Mary Viola Abernathy
1856–1858
Zimri Abernathy
1858–1934
Sarah Elizabeth Abernathy
1859–1869
Roxana Abernathy
1861–1862
Allen
1862–1862
Zane Luska Abernathy
1863–1875
Za Treska Abernathy
1863–
Zoe Frisby Abernathy
1864–1933
Alice Mina Abernathy
1865–1928
Samuel Thomas Abernathy
1868–1900

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World Events (3)

1865

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 2

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 43

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Abernethy in southeastern Perthshire. The place name is of Pictish origin, meaning ‘mouth of the river Nethy’.

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

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