Lacie John Abner

about 1811–11 August 1883 (Age 72)
Clay, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lacie John

Lacie John Abner was born about 1811, in Clay, Kentucky, United States. He married Cynthia Combs on 30 March 1837, in Clay, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870. He died on 11 August 1883, in Owsley, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Cortland Cemetery, Cowcreek, Owsley, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lacie John Abner
1811–1883
Cynthia Combs
1819–1906
Marriage: 30 March 1837
Maria Abner
1838–
Mary Polly Abner
1840–1881
Mariah Abner
1840–1880
Nancy Abner
1840–
John W. Abner
1842–1910
Nancy Jane Abner
1844–1907
Minerva Abner
1846–1891
Susan Catherine Abner
1848–
Elizabeth Abner
1850–1880
Leander A. Abner
1852–1936
Harvey Abner
1856–1932
Samuel Abner
1857–1940
Amanda Jane Abner
1858–1920
Samuel Abner
1867–

Spouse and Children

    Male1811–1883Male

    Cynthia Combs

    Female1819–1906Female

MARRIAGE
30 March 1837
Clay, Kentucky, United States
children

(14)

    Maria Abner

    Female1838–Female

    Mary Polly Abner

    Female1840–1881Female

    Female1840–1880Female

    Nancy Abner

    Female1840–Female

    John W. Abner

    Male1842–1910Male

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 1

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 1

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 19

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.

Name Meaning

English: from a Biblical personal name, meaning in Hebrew ‘God is (my) light’, which was popular among the Puritans, especially among early settlers in New England, but also in the southern states. In the First and Second Books of Samuel, Abner is Saul's uncle and the commander of his army, who is eventually cut down by Joab (II Samuel 3:12–39).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lacy Abner, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lacy Abner, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lacy Abner, "United States Census, 1860"

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