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William Alpha Abbott
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1892
Clinton County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 1959
Hamilton County
Illinois, USA

William was the son of James Chester and Katherine (McDuffy) Abbott.  He married Ollie E. Miller on 22 Jul 1917.


W. A. Abbott, 66, Dies Yesterday In McLeansboro

W. A. Abbott, 66. died at his home in McLeansboro, on Thursday afternoon.

Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at two o'clock at the Donelson Funeral Home in McLeansboro.  Rev. Luther Upton will be in charge of services.

Mr. Abbott had spent most of his life in Hamilton county where he served several years as circuit Clerk, and was well known to many residents.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Ollie Abbott, of McLeansboro, and several children, Mrs. Emma Jane Smith, Mrs. Pauline Jones, both of Mt. Vernon; Mrs. Catherine Cremeems, Mrs. Lula Mae Byers, Mrs. Annabelle Draper, of McLeansboro.  Also surviving are two sons, Frank Abbott, and Bill Abbott of McLeansboro. There were twenty-four grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren, and one sister, Mrs. Willie Cole of Mahomet, Ill.

- Mt. Vernon Register-News (IL), Fri, 5 Jun 1959, pg. 2

Family links: 
  Ollie E. Miller Abbott (1892 - 1987)
  Kathryn Isabel Abbott Cremeens (1918 - 1986)*
  Lula May Abbott Bowers (1923 - 2001)*
  William H. Abbott (1927 - 2014)*
  Annabelle Abbott Draper (1930 - 1994)*
  Franklin Delano Abbott (1934 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
Brush Harbor Cemetery
Hamilton County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Michael L. Hébert
Record added: Jan 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64190367
William Alpha Abbott
Added by: Michael L. Hébert
William Alpha Abbott
Added by: Michael L. Hébert
William Alpha Abbott
Added by: Michael L. Hébert
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