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Abraham J Correll
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1810
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 15, 1861
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA

Abraham (also shown as J Abraham, AJ, and JA) was born in Bedford County (Fulton County) Pennsylvania in Mar 1810; son of George Correll and Charity Frazey. In 1833 he married Charlotte Mellott in Pennsylvania.
Abraham moved his family to Jefferson County, Illinois around 1845, latter moving to Washington County. In addition to farming Abraham operated a tannery and a sawmill. According to Jefferson County historical records Abraham was killed in a sawmill accident in 1861. Abraham and Charlotte had 12 children; 8 sons and 4 daughters:

John Franklin Correll (1834-1898)
Samuel S Correll (1836-1903)
Margaret Correll (1838-?)
Emily Jane Correll Pitchford (1840-1880)
Susan Correll Foster Masters (1842-1909)
George M Correll (1844-1912)
Jacob Correll (1846-?)
Adam M Correll (1848-1923)
James Baxter Correll (1850-1870)
Hugh Ira Correll (1852-1921)
Galveston Correll (1854-?)
William F Correll (1859-1930)

Three sons were Civil War Vererans - Samuel, George and Jacob.

Although unknown as to the final resting place for Abraham; his wife Charlotte is buried next to their son George in the Richview Cemetery.

Family links: 
  Charlotte Mellott Correll (1811 - 1883)*
  John Franklin Correll (1834 - 1898)*
  Samuel S Correll (1836 - 1903)*
  Emily Jane Correll Pitchford (1840 - 1887)*
  Susan Correll Masters (1842 - 1909)*
  George M Correll (1844 - 1912)*
  Jacob Correll (1846 - 1881)*
  Adam Correll (1848 - 1923)*
  William Francis Correll (1859 - 1930)*
*Calculated relationship
Non-Cemetery Burial
Created by: Jerry White
Record added: Sep 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58797613

Rest in Peace Abraham.
- Melva "Jo" Wright
 Added: Jul. 22, 2011
Tribute to my 3rd Great Grandfather
- Jerry White
 Added: Dec. 13, 2010
- Ray Parks
 Added: Sep. 20, 2010

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