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Col Alfred Harris Abernathy
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1822
Pulaski
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 7, 1889

(special thanks to Noname for the following info)
* Graduate University of Nashville, 1839.
* Teacher at Giles College.
* Circuit Court Clerk.
* Married: Elizabeth Todd Butler.
* Captain, Company C, 53d TN, 1861.
* Colonel September 09, 1861.
* Prisoner of War Fort Donelson.
* EXCHANGE: September 1862.
* RESIGNED: September 26, 1862.
* Teacher and President of Giles College postwar.

LT. Col Lockhart, said Col. Abernathy, " Makes no pretensions to military skill, but is certainly a gentleman and a scholar. "

(special thanks to Michele Williams for link to parents) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Clayton Abernathy (1790 - 1877)
  Susannah Waddy Harris Abernathy (1800 - 1840)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Todd Butler Abernathy (____ - 1886)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Catherine Abernathy Eason (1846 - 1919)*
  Benjamin Butler Abernathy (1851 - 1904)*
  Charles Alfred Abernathy (1853 - 1928)*
  Andrew Samuel Abernathy (1856 - 1945)*
  Dora Abernathy Roden (1859 - 1921)*
  Jerome Clayton Abernathy (1861 - 1928)*
  Elizabeth Butler Abernathy Aymett (1863 - 1939)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gilbert Taylor Abernathy (1820 - 1888)*
  Alfred Harris Abernathy (1822 - 1889)
  Susannah Harris Abernathy May (1825 - 1856)*
  Charles Clayton Abernathy (1827 - 1903)*
  Andrew Jackson Abernathy (1834 - 1915)*
  James Polk Abernathy (1849 - 1920)**
  Ada E. Abernathy Aymett (1852 - 1938)**
  Robert Dickson Abernathy (1855 - 1928)**
  Delia Taylor Abernathy Butler (1857 - 1932)**
  Delia Taylor Abernathy Butler (1857 - 1932)**
  Charles M. Abernathy (1860 - 1932)**
  Charles Molton Abernathy Williams (1860 - 1932)**
  Albert Sidney Abernathy (1862 - 1945)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Maplewood Cemetery
Pulaski
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
Originally Created by: Noname
Record added: Sep 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42473935
Col Alfred Harris Abernathy
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- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Jan. 27, 2015

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