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Abraham Franklin "Honest Abe" Mauk
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Birth: Oct. 17, 1852
Washington County
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 17, 1913
Johnson City
Washington County
Tennessee, USA

Abe is a son of James and Malinda (Templin) Mauk. He married Florence Susan Clark in 1873, they have eleven children, Lucky, Glennie, Eppie, George, Decatur, Lula, James, Anna, Bill, Hobson, and one stillborn child.

Abraham Mauk was a contractor and builder in Johnson City and according to an article in the local newspaper when he died "…for his honesty and integrity in all walks of life he won the enviable title of 'Honest Abe.'

Abraham appears on the 1860 and 1870 Censuses with his parents, James and Malinda.

Record of Marriage:
groom: A F Mauk
bride: Florence S Clark
date: 18 December 1873
place: Washington County, Tennessee
"Tennessee, Marriages, 1796-1950"

1880> Tennessee> Washington
h> Abraham Mauk, 27y b.TN
..occupation: Carpenter
w> Susan F, 24y b.TN
s> Luckey Mc, 4y b.TN
d> Glennie A, 3y b.TN
d> Penelope C, 8mos (Feb) b.TN

1900> Tennessee> Washington
h> Abe F Mauk, 47y b.Nov 1852 TN, M/26
..occupation: Carpenter
w> Florence, 44y b.Aug 1855 TN
..mother of 10/9 living, occ: Farmer
s> Geo E, 17y b.Jun 1882 TN
..occupation: Carpenter
d> Eppie C, 20y b.Sep 1879 TN
s> Decatur A, 15y b. July 1884 TN
..occupation: Farm laborer
d> Lula L, 14y b.May 1886 TN
s> Jas M, 10y b. Jun 1889 TN
..occupation: Farm laborer
s> Wm H, 6y b. Jan 1894 TN
s> Hobson S, 1y b.Jun 1898 TN
d> Glennie A Hyder, 23y b.May 1877 TN
..M/3, mother of 2/2 living
gs> Luckey Hyder, 2y b.Jan 1898 TN
gs> John Hyder, 1y b.May 1899 TN
[This does not come up in a search for Abe Mauk - must search for Glennie Hyder]
Family links: 
  James M Mauk (1816 - 1892)
  Malinda Templin Mauk (1825 - 1892)
  Florence Susan Clark Mauk (1855 - 1910)
  Anna Mauk*
  Stillborn Mauk*
  Lucky McNaulty Mauk (1875 - 1927)*
  Glenna Alice Mauk Thornburg (1877 - 1961)*
  Penelope Clark Mauk Copp (1879 - 1942)*
  George Edward Mauk (1882 - 1954)*
  Decatur Allison Mauk (1884 - 1929)*
  Luttie Mauk Wilson (1886 - 1969)*
  James Madison (Sr) Mauk (1889 - 1958)*
  William Hunter Mauk (1893 - 1950)*
  Samuel Hobson Mauk (1898 - 1962)*
  Rebecca Jane Mauk Seaton (1844 - 1884)*
  Mary Elizabeth Mauk Bailey (1846 - 1916)*
  Samuel M Mauk (1848 - 1929)*
  Abraham Franklin Mauk (1852 - 1913)
  James Ross Mauk (1855 - 1910)*
  Templin E Mauk (1858 - 1859)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Hill Cemetery
Johnson City
Washington County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: SMG
Record added: Mar 21, 2006
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Abraham Franklin Honest Abe Mauk
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Abraham Franklin Honest Abe Mauk
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Abraham Franklin Honest Abe Mauk
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Thinking of you, my third Great Grandfather today.
 Added: Jan. 20, 2013
Rest in Peace.
 Added: Dec. 31, 2012
You are not forgotten.
 Added: Mar. 6, 2011
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