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Abraham Stoner "Little Abe" Beery
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Birth: Sep. 9, 1829
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1909
Dayton
Montgomery County
Ohio, USA

Abraham S. Beery, "Little Abe," born September 9, 1829, Rockingham County, Virginia; went with parents to Fairfield County, Ohio, 1836; after Father's death made home with uncle, Peter V. Beery, near Logan; farmer Marion Township, Hocking County; moved to Covington i 1892.
Church of the Brethren (deacon, Rush Creek congregatgation; gave corner of land from his farm in Hocking County, 2 miles north of Logan, for Marion church, also known as the "Slab" church because the siding of rather wide slabs of wood was put on vertically; first S.S. superintendent at Marion church and often conducted church service when no minister was present; church serves have since been discontinued, but the building is still used for reunions and similar gatherings.)
Abraham died October 20, 1909, Covington; senility; buried Covington.
Married March 22, 1853 to Margaret "Luvina" Hunsaker, born March 11, 1835, Hocking County ( daughter of John and Catherine (Hoffert) Hunsaker) Church of the Brethren; died February 22, 1914, Covington; old age, buried Covington.

Eleven children are listed.

Beery Family History by William Beery and Judith Beery Garber, 1957 Page 113
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Margaret Hunsaker Beery (1835 - 1914)*
 
 Children:
  Lovina Beery (1854 - 1854)*
  John H Beery (1855 - 1860)*
  Catherine Beery McCune (1858 - 1909)*
  Jesse Collins Beery (1860 - 1936)*
  Noah Vernon Beery (1869 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Covington
Miami County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: Sara Stewart
Originally Created by: Mark and Julie
Record added: Sep 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76440608
Abraham Stoner Little Abe Beery
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Abraham Stoner Little Abe Beery
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Abraham Stoner Little Abe Beery
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