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Birth: Oct. 4, 1806
Middlebury
Addison County
Vermont, USA
Death: May 3, 1887
Middlebury
Addison County
Vermont, USA



From the book published in 1916 "Abbe -Abbey Genealogy In Memory of John Abbe and his Descendants" by Cleveland Abbe and Joseph Genung Nichols

ORRIN R ABBEY, son of Solomon, jr., and Susan (Gile) Abbey, born October 4, 1806, at Bethlehem, N. H.; died March 3 (or 4), 1887, at Middlebury, Vt., where he had been a stone mason and blacksmith. He was Captain of a rifle company.

Married (1) at Middlebury, October 8, 1829, DIMMIS (or CLARISSA) CRANE TUCKER, born October 8, 1809, at Middlebury; died July 22, 1851.

Both she and her husband are buried in the Abbey District Cemetery at Middlebury.
She was the daughter of Joshua and Polly (Crane) Tucker.

Married (2) July 24, 1854, MELISSA LAWRENCE, born December 3, 1815; died December 5, 1895, at Middlebury; buried there.

Children by first wife
1 - Otis Abbey, b. Aug. 4, 1830. Married (1) Oct. 20, 1863, Rebecca Lyons, b. 1844; d. at Middlebury, 1865, or 1869 ; (2) Mary Ann Lyons Reed, b. 1839 ; d. 1896. Child by first wife : Anna Rebecca, b. July 29, 18()5, in Middlebury, resides in North Sandwich, N. H., m. Nov. 18, 1896, at Lynn, Mass., James Howarth.

2 - Alanson L. Abbey, b. May 23, 1833. Married Aug. 10, 1860, at Moriah, Essex County, N. Y., Jennie M. Hanford, b. at Moriah, April 21, 1840. Children, b. at Moriah : i. Flora Almina, b. June 18, 1866, m. at Port Henry, N. Y, Jan. 18, 1884, Charles Stuart Hunter, has children, Harold, b. Jan. 29, 1885, and Stuart, b. June 18, 1889 ; ii. Dea Gertrude, b. July 9, 1868, m. Aug. 10, 1892, at Port Henry, N. Y., John Gamwell Aldcroft, and has two children, Margaret Hanford, b. April 18, 1897, and Flora, b. June 8, 1902 ; iii. Orin Cliifford, b. Dec. 25, 1870 ; iv. Clarke Hanford, b. Jan. 1, 1873, d. Aug. 19, 1873 ; v. Meredith, b. 1885.

3 - Harriet Jane Abbey, b. Sept. 23, 1835; m. July 4, 1860, Edwin T. Kelley Children : i. Clara Agnes, b. April 3, 1862, d. Oct. 1, 1862 ; ii. Lizzie Abbey.

4 - Martha Gile Abbey, b. Feb. 11, 18-37, in Middlebury; d. Jan. 25, 1875, near Schuyler, Neb. Married in Lowell, Mass., March 23, 1857, Stillman Noble White. Child : Leslie Lee, b. July 8, 1858.

5 - Osmond Abbey, b. Jan. 18, 1840 ; lives in Texas ; not m.

6 - Julia Clarissa Abbey, b. Oct. 7 or 1, 1843; d. June 22, 1906. Married at Lexington, Mass., March 30, 1869, John Francis Maynard, of Lexington, who was b. in Marblehead, Mass., 1845; d. Dec. 25, 1904, son of John and Catherine (Beal) Maynard. Child : Julia Maynard, b. Sept. 7, 1870. She compiled nearly all the data for this book regarding this branch of the family.

Child of Orin R. Abbey by second wife
George Edwin Abbey, b. July 19, 1855 ; m. Aug. 22, 1895, Nellie Parker, b. Dec. 6, 1866; d. at Middlebury, April 26, 1909. Children, b. at Middlebury : i. Anna Rebecca, b. Feb. 25 or 23, 1897 ; ii. Lawrence Parker, b. Nov. 22, 1899.

Provided by "Grandma" #47644196
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Solomon Abbey (1774 - 1859)
  Susan Gile Abbey (1780 - 1864)
 
 Spouses:
  Dimmis Clarissa Tucker Abbey (1809 - 1851)*
  Melissa Lawrence Abbey (1815 - 1895)*
 
 Children:
  Alanson L. Abbey (1833 - 1916)*
  Harriet Jane Abbey Kelley (1835 - ____)*
  Martha Gile Abbey White (1837 - 1875)*
  Osmond Abbey (1840 - ____)*
  Julia Clarissa Abbey Maynard (1843 - 1906)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lydia Abbey Abbey (1801 - 1867)*
  Orrin Abbey (1806 - 1887)
  John Abbey (1810 - ____)*
  Lora Abbey Van Steinberg (1813 - 1877)*
  Ira Abbey (1816 - 1888)*
  Clark Carlton Abbey (1827 - 1853)*
  Ethan Allen Abbey (1828 - 1852)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Case Street Cemetery
Middlebury
Addison County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Harlene Soper-Brown
Record added: Jun 25, 2009
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Orrin Abbey
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Orrin Abbey
Added by: Alan Lathrop
 
Orrin Abbey
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Dear 4th-Great-Grandfather Orrin, It is a privilege to create this memorial in honor of your life. You are not forgotten.
- Harlene Soper-Brown
 Added: Jun. 25, 2009
 
 
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