|Birth: ||Aug. 26, 1885|
|Death: ||Feb. 7, 1961|
Nellie Jeanetta Brown Abbott married Charles Edward Abbott on Nov. 18, 1902. Nellie's parents were Henry and Hannah Smith Brown of Mooreland. Henry and Hannah are buried in Mooreland Cemetery as well as some of their children. Nellie and Charles had 8 children: Esther, Edna, Luva, Russell, Wilbur, Bertha Mae, Henry and a stillborn child. Three of these children having died at a young age; Luva, Russell, a stillborn and a grandson, Richard, are buried also in the Chicago Corner Cemetery.
Obituary for Nellie Jeanetta Brown Abbott from the Palladium Item on Feb. 9, 1961 in Richmond, IN. Obituaries were also printed in The Evening Press in Muncie, IN and The Courier Times in New Castle, IN.
Mrs. Ed Abbott
MOORELAND - Mrs. Nellie J. Abbott, 75 years old, widow of Ed Abbott and a lifelong resident of the Mooreland community, died Tuesday evening Feb. 7, 1961. She had been a resident of the Resthaven nursing home in New Castle. Death came after a long illness. She was a member of the local Friends church.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Robert Boyer (Edna) and Mrs. Floyd Robbins (Bertha May) both of Anderson; two sons, Wilbur and Henry Abbott of near Mooreland; 18 grand-children, and 11 great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Urias Paul (Fanny) of Mooreland; two brothers, Harve Brown of Mooreland and Edgar Brown of Knightstown and nieces and nephews.
Services for Mrs. Abbott will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the Friends church at Mooreland. Rev. Alvin Thomas and Rev. Wilmer Beeson will officiate. Burial will be in the Chicago Corner cemetery. Friends may call at the Main and Sons funeral home in Mooreland.
Charles Edward Abbott (1877 - 1956)*
Luva Abbott (1907 - 1907)*
Russell Abbott (1910 - 1910)*
Chicago Corner Cemetery
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Record added: Jul 25, 2010
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