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Pvt John Miller Abell
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1844
Saint Charles
Kane County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 1912
Lee County
Illinois, USA

John M. Abell was married to Leonora (Lazarus) on March 11, 1869. He was the father of eight children. During his childhood he had attended school and learned the art of farming. He left school in January of 1864 and enlisted as a private in Battery G 2nd Illinois Light Artillery. He would serve with them until the Battery was mustered out of service on September 9, 1865.
Following the Civil War, Pvt. Abell returned to farming. He also served as a school board member, as well as served as assessor, and represented Viola Township on the Lee County (IL) Board.
He was a member of the William Thompson Post-Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jabez Augustus Abell (1807 - 1866)
  Susan Miller Abell (1822 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Leonora Reamells Lazarus Abell (1851 - 1922)
 
 Children:
  Phillip S. Abell (1874 - 1923)*
  Harry Hayes Abell (1876 - 1957)*
  Mary Cecil Abell Johnson (1881 - 1968)*
  Robert Leslie Abell (1890 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Miller Abell (1844 - 1912)
  Henry D. Abell (1853 - 1884)*
  Annis Abell Cradduck (1858 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fisk Cemetery
Lee County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section 2
 
Maintained by: Rick Gardner
Originally Created by: Patrick J. DeGeorge
Record added: Jan 08, 2007
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Pvt John Miller Abell
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From your 2nd Great Grandson.
- Rick Gardner
 Added: Aug. 13, 2014
You are not forgotten. John Miller ABELL and David Henry LANDER are 1st cousins 3 times removed. Their common ancestors are Daniel ABELL and Annie BEARSS.
- David Lander
 Added: Dec. 9, 2007

-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 11, 2007
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