Idell Abney

Female19 April 1914–5 June 1986

Brief Life History of Idell

When Idell Abney was born on 19 April 1914, in Paulding, Georgia, United States, her father, William Talton Abney, was 37 and her mother, Narcissa Shipp, was 40. She married James Henry Parker on 12 July 1930, in Paulding, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Red Rock, Cobb, Georgia, United States in 1920 and District 1080, Paulding, Georgia, United States in 1940. She died on 5 June 1986, in Paulding, Georgia, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in New Hope Cemetery, Wood Valley, Paulding, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Henry Parker
1907–1992
Idell Abney
1914–1986
Marriage: 12 July 1930
Helen Louise Parker
1930–2000
James Thomas Parker
1933–2004

Sources (12)

  • Idell Parker, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Idell Abney - Government record: birth-name: Idell Abney
  • Idelle Abney, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 July 1930Paulding, Georgia, United States
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

    Age 2

    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

    Age 8

    The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.

    1935 · The FBI is Established

    Age 21

    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from a place in Derbyshire named Abney, from the Old English personal name Abba (+ genitive -n) + Old English ēg ‘island’.

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

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