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Asbury Arnold Abney
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Birth: Jun. 28, 1817
Death: Nov. 4, 1866

ABNEY, Asbury A., politician, civic leader. Born, South Carolina, 1819. Removed to Bossier Parish, La. Married, 1844, Catherine McDade, native of Alabama. Political career: president, Bossier Parish Police Jury, 1849; clerk of court, Bossier Parish, 1858-1860; state representative, 1861-1864; state senator, 1865-1866. Co-owner of the Bossier Times, 1859-1860. Master of the Bellevue Masonic Lodge 1853-1857, 1866. Died, Bossier Parish, 1866.

Sources: Walter Prichard, ed., "A Tourist's Description of Louisiana in 1860," Louisiana Historical Quarterly, XXI (1938); Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Northwest Louisiana (1890)

(Information provided by Robert Lachney.) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Malchijah Abney (1792 - 1871)
  Isabella Culbreath Abney (1796 - 1860)
 
 Spouses:
  Catherine Amanda McDade Abney (1827 - 1857)*
  Louisa Patton McDade Abney (1823 - 1877)*
 
 Children:
  Katie Abney*
  William Malchijah Abney (1846 - 1899)*
  Adelaide Amelia Abney Scanland (1847 - 1923)*
  Francis Worth Abney (1850 - 1918)*
  John Franklin Abney (1851 - 1864)*
  John Webster Abney (1852 - 1913)*
  Mattie Abney Lawson (1854 - 1874)*
  Mattie Louisa Abney (1854 - 1874)*
  Sydney Lister Abney (1856 - 1858)*
  Belle Abney Payne (1859 - ____)*
  Anna Rebecca Abney (1862 - 1870)*
  Asbury Arnold Abney (1862 - 1866)*
 
 Siblings:
  Asbury Arnold Abney (1817 - 1866)
  Francis Marion Abney (1819 - 1877)*
  John Culbreath Abney (1821 - 1888)*
  Susan Evelyn Abney Lister (1825 - 1907)*
  Martha Ann Abney Ivey (1829 - 1866)*
  Thomas Walter Abney (1831 - 1902)*
  Benjamin Franklin Abney (1832 - 1843)*
  William Absolom Abney (1838 - 1875)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Camp Zion Cemetery
Haughton
Bossier Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Heather
Record added: Nov 10, 2009
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Asbury Arnold Abney
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