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Abijah G. "Bige" Gross
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Birth: Oct. 20, 1898
Harlan County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1934
Harlan County
Kentucky, USA

Abijah was born in the town of Coalgood, Kentucky to George Claxon Gross and Mary "Polly" Hall. Brother to William "Willie" Osten Gross, Nannie Gross, France "Francy" Gross, Easter Gross, Jane Gross, Sallie Gross, Lester Gross, and Addie Gross.

Abijah married Beatrice "Annie" Hall during 1917 in Harlan County, Kentucky (Volume 19, Page 73). Together they had 5 children as follows: Jeanette Gross, Dempsey Gross, Charlotte Gross, David Gross, and Abijah "Bige" Gross.

Abijah was a coal miner who died from gun shot wounds at 1:30pm. The death was listed as a homicide. The informant was J. B. Gross of Harlan, Kentucky. Funeral Services were conducted by Cawood & Lobbar of Harlan, Kentucky.

This is my cousin.
Family links: 
  George Claxton Gross (1870 - 1963)
  Mary Hall Gross (1865 - 1925)
  Anna Beatrice Hall Gross Andrews (1901 - 1971)
  Jeanette Gross Guthrie (1920 - 2008)*
  Charlotte Gross (1925 - 1927)*
  David Gross (1929 - 2000)*
  William Osten Gross (1891 - 1972)*
  Nannie Gross Cupp (1894 - 1964)*
  France Gross (1895 - 1985)*
  Esther Gross Tolliver (1897 - 1988)*
  Abijah G. Gross (1898 - 1934)
  Jane Gross (1900 - 1900)*
  Sally Grace Gross Angel (1900 - 1996)*
  Lester Gross (1904 - 1964)*
  Addie Gross Brown (1906 - 1996)*
*Calculated relationship
Grays Knob Cemetery
Grays Knob
Harlan County
Kentucky, USA
Maintained by: Mark Browning
Originally Created by: Mark Hall
Record added: Jan 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64085652
Abijah G. Bige Gross
Added by: Mike and Karen [Mefford] Pickhover
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Bige was my Dad's [France] brother. Mom and Dad talked of him often.
- Charlene Gross King Clark
 Added: Oct. 6, 2015
This was my dad's [France] brother. He spoke of him a lot.
- Charlene Gross King Clark
 Added: Sep. 16, 2015

- Mike and Karen [Mefford] Pickhover
 Added: Jan. 7, 2015
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