|Birth: ||Aug. 9, 1821|
|Death: ||Jan. 8, 1895|
From the book published in 1916 "Abbe -Abbey Genealogy In Memory of John Abbe and his Descendants" by Cleveland Abbe and Joseph Genung Nichols
MASON HEZEKIAH ABBEY, son oŁ Hezekiah H. and Anna (Goodell) Abbey, born August 9, 1821, in Westminster, Vt. ; died January 8, 1895, at Newport, Vt.
He was educated at Clinton Seminary and entered the Free Baptist ministry, holding pastorates at Harrisburg, Attica, Varysburgh, Warsaw, Philadelphia and Lowville, N. Y. In 1864 he served three months as missionary among the freedmen around Norfolk, Va. He was for fifteen years in evangelistic work. In 1884 he became pastor at Allegheny, Pa., where he remained for ten years, going from there to West Charleston, Vt.
Married (1) October 4, 1843, MARYETTA C. SCOVEL, born in Cazenovia, N. Y., December 24, 1824; died in Port Allegany, March 7, 1892.
Married (2) November 15, 1894, JENNIE MILES of Sutton, Vt., who was born at East Charleston, October 3, 1868. She married (2) George W. Rogers and resides at Newport Center, Vt. No children.
Children by first wife
1 - Alice Delphine Abbey, b. Dec. 17, 1846; m. Nathaniel B. Packard.
2 - Almond G. Abbey, b. Aug. 29, 1848; d. Sept. 16, 1849.
3 - Flora May Abbey, b. May 18. 1859 ; resides in Parsons, Kans. Married at Apalachin, N. Y., Jan. 30, 1884, D. Ellsworth Sherwood, b. at Apalachin, Jan. 27, 1863. Children, first three b. at Apalachin, others at Binghamton : i. Roy William, b.Doc. 17, 1885, m. at Bingliamton, April 2, 1910, Lena C. Wood ; ii. John Almond, b. Oct. 10. 1887 ; iii. Olive Louise, b. July 27, 1889 ; iv. Earle Abbey, b. Sept. 16, 1891 ; V. Nathaniel Foster, b. Sept. 7, 1893.
Hezekiah H Abbey (1785 - 1858)
Anna Goodell Abbey (1788 - 1862)
Jennie S Miles Abbey (1868 - 1952)
Maryetta C Scovel Abbey (1824 - 1892)*
Almond G Abbey (1848 - 1849)*
Flora May Abbey Sherwood (1859 - 1939)*
Sutton Village Cemetery
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