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.
Paul Abney (1699 - 1787)
Rhoda Norman Abney (1768 - 1855)*
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 - ____)*
John Abney (1739 - ____)*
Paul Abner Abney (1745 - 1815)
In Memory of Paul Abner
Wounded at Brandywine
Maintained by: Robert Abney
Originally Created by: Bradley Hutson
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56825534