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John W. Abernathy
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Birth: May, 1848
Death: Oct. 29, 1915
Wilkinsburg
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

1880 PA Census: Westmoreland Co. Latrobe, Depot St., ed 94, p. 8, lines 47-49
Series T9, roll 1203, dwelling [not stated], family 74, __ June 1880

Jno. ABERNATHY, age 32, married, Paper finisher, b. Penna., father b. Maryland, mother b. Virginia
Mary, age 36, wife, married, Keeping House, b. Penna., parents b. Ireland
Lillie May, age 7, daughter
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1900 PA Census: Westmoreland Co. Latrobe Borough, Second Ward, Brinker Ave., ed 106, p. 4b, lines 67-71
Series T623, roll 1498, dwelling 77, family 77, 5 June 1900

John W. ABERNATHY, Head, May 1848, age 52, marr. 28 yrs, b. Penna., parents b. Penna., Tin Ware Salesman
Mary A., wife, Oct 1844, age 55, marr. 28 yrs, 1 child / 1 surviving, b. Penna., parents b. Ireland
James C. WITT, son-in-law, Feb 1874, age 26, marr. 1 yr, b. Penna., parents b. Penna., Telegraph Operator
Lillie M., wife, May 1873, age 27, marr. 1 yr, no children, b. Penna., parents b. Penna.
Frank E. GIBSON, nephew, Sep 1882, age 17, Clerk in Coal Office
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Latrobe, PA: Latrobe Bulletin, issue of Saturday, 30 October 1915, p. 1, col. 6

Jno. W. Abernathy Claimed by Death

John W. Abernathy, for years a well known citizen of Latrobe, succumbed to a lingering illness at the home of his daughter, in Wilkinsburg, yesterday morning.

He had been in failing health for some time.

Prior to removing to Wilkinsburg, some years ago, Mr. Abernathy resided in the eastern part of the town.

He is survived by his daughter, Mrs. J.C. Witt, of Wilkinsburg; also by two grandchildren.

The funeral services will be held at three o'clock, tomorrow afternoon, at the home of the late Mr. Abernathy's sister-in-law, Mrs. Mary Gibson, of Brinker Ave. The Rev. Sanner, pastor of the Ross Ave. Methodist Episcopal Church, of Wilkinsburg, will conduct the services, assisted by the Rev. Richard B. Cuthbert, of Latrobe. The interment will follow in Unity cemetery.
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 Spouse:
  Mary A. Gibson Abernathy (1842 - 1907)
 
 Children:
  Lillie May Abernathy Witt (1873 - 1954)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unity Cemetery
Latrobe
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Michael S. Caldwell
Record added: Nov 04, 2011
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John W. Abernathy
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John W. Abernathy
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