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Angeline Dalbey Avery
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Birth: Jan. 26, 1843
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1930
Richardson County
Nebraska, USA

Daughter of Abner & Mary Esther "Hetta" (Sheeler) Dalby.
Angeline moved to Morgan County Illinois with her parents in 1858. They came to Richardson County Nebraska by wagon train September 11- October 2, 1864. They lived on a farm northwest of Humboldt on Long Branch.

Angeline was married to Phenias O. Avery at her home on May 26, 1867 and they made their home on the Avery homestead. They were the parents of six children.

(This information and photos are thanks to Steve Avery!)

Abner and Esther "Hetta" Dalbey settled on a quarter section of land on the Long Branch Creek of Richardson County, Nebr.. "Six weeks after reaching Nebraska, Theresa, [age 19] the younger daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dalbey died. Matilda and Angeline decided they would accept invitations to parties at any of the widely scattered neighbors. The next spring (1865) Angeline went back to Illinois and spent the summer with her school friend, Abbie Hall (Mrs. Shue) sister of Will Hall." In 1865, Angeline's sister, Matilda, died at the age of 24. The 1860 epidemic of "consumption/dysentery" that hit this area, could likely have caused the death of both of Angeline's sisters. Theresa, Matilda, Abner and Hetta are buried at the Standerford Cemetery, north east of the Dalbey homestead.
"In 1866, from April 15-July, largely through the efforts of Will Hall, a subscription school was held half mile south of his home in a good frame schoolhouse. Angeline Dalbey was the teacher. There were 15 pupils--" "The school was called Monterey from the county post office a little farther south of the home of Mr. McElroy. A year or two later this schoolhouse burned. Later in the fall of 1866, Mrs. Hall was sick and Angeline Dalbey had to stay with her. Religious services were being held at Monterey Schoolhouse and it was there she became acquainted with P. O Avery, the young soldier who had just that summer taken a prairie homestead."

(Retrieved from WanrowJohnsonKatsma on Rootsweb/Ancestry.com. ID: 115117; under the name of Abner Dalbey. Updated 12-16-2011 by joycekatsma@yahoo.com. Submitted by Jean Jorgensen/#47179150).
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Abner Dalbey (1812 - 1886)
  Hetta Sheeler Dalbey (1813 - 1904)
 
 Spouse:
  Phineas O. Avery (1838 - 1916)
 
 Children:
  Charles Orlando Avery (1868 - 1950)*
  Jennie Avery (1871 - 1875)*
  Harry H. Avery (1876 - 1952)*
  Arther Ross Avery (1878 - 1963)*
  Abner Avery (1880 - 1880)*
  Rolla O. Avery (1881 - 1913)*
 
 Siblings:
  Matilda Dalbey (1841 - 1865)*
  Angeline Dalbey Avery (1843 - 1930)
  Theresa Dalbey (1845 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant View Cemetery
Auburn
Nemaha County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Luella Hinrichsen
Record added: May 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90300201
Angeline <i>Dalbey</i> Avery
Added by: Luella Hinrichsen
 
Angeline <i>Dalbey</i> Avery
Added by: Luella Hinrichsen
 
Angeline <i>Dalbey</i> Avery
Added by: Luella Hinrichsen
 
 
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How wonderful to find your final resting place and be able to link you to your family, may you rest in peace, you are not forgotten~
- Luella Hinrichsen
 Added: May. 17, 2012
 
 
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