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Pvt Paul Abner Abney
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Birth: 1745
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA
Death: 1815

During the American Rev. War, Pvt. Paul Abney enlisted in the 14th Virginia Continental Line in December 1777 at Charlottesville, Albemarle Co., VA. As a private he served seven years. He was engaged in the Battles of Brandywine, Eutaw Springs, Sand Hill & Guilford Courthouse.

He married Rhoda Norman March 1785 in Greenville, SC near where his father lived.

He was the son of Paul & Isabella Abney and grandson of Dannett & Mary Lee Abney of Albemarle Co., VA.

He died June 15, 1815 in Jackson Co., TN but a memorial marker was placed in Illinois with his family. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Paul Abney (1699 - 1787)
 
 Spouse:
  Rhoda Norman Abney (1768 - 1855)*
 
 Children:
  John Abney (1788 - 1815)*
  William Abney (1790 - 1835)*
  Elias Abney (1792 - 1855)*
  Abner Abney (1795 - 1881)*
  Michael Abney (1797 - ____)*
  Joshua Abney (1799 - 1860)*
  Nancy Abney Grissom (1801 - ____)*
  Henry Abney (1809 - 1856)*
  Matthew Abney (1811 - ____)*
 
 Sibling:
  John Abney (1739 - ____)*
  Paul Abner Abney (1745 - 1815)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In Memory of Paul Abner
Revolutionary Soldier
Died 1815
Wounded at Brandywine
 
Burial:
Brushy Cemetery
Harco
Saline County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Robert Abney
Originally Created by: Bradley Hutson
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56825534
Pvt Paul Abner Abney
Added by: Bradley Hutson
 
Pvt Paul Abner Abney
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Added by: barry vinyard
 
 
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Rest well Patriot!
- Barry Simich
 Added: Nov. 22, 2014
 
 
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