George Abbey III

Male22 August 1829–13 July 1896

Brief Life History of George

When George Abbey III was born on 22 August 1829, in Madrid, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, his father, George Abbey, was 23 and his mother, Ann Maltby, was 22. He married Clorinda Blair on 22 May 1852, in LeRoy Township, Lake, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870. He died on 13 July 1896, in LeRoy Township, Lake, Ohio, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in LeRoy Township, Lake, Ohio, United States.

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George Abbey III
Clorinda Blair
Marriage: 22 May 1852
Horace B Abbey
Alta C Abbey
Eva Abbey
Zella J Abbey

Sources (14)

  • George Abbey in entry for Abbey, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • George Abby, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George Abby, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 May 1852LeRoy Township, Lake, Ohio, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 1

    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.

    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

    Age 7

    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 31

    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

    Name Meaning


    from Anglo-Norman and Middle English abbeye, abbaye ‘abbey’, i.e. a community of monks under an abbot or of nuns under an abbess (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.

    (of Norman origin): nickname from Anglo-Norman French abé, abbé ‘priest’. See also French Labbe .

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

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