|Birth: ||Feb. 8, 1846|
|Death: ||Dec. 15, 1906|
Abraham VanMeter Conklin, the son of James Wright Conklin and Matilda VanMeter, was born February 8, 1846 in Grayson County, Kentucky. He was the husband of Mary Elizabeth Butler, the daughter of Minor Butler and Emily Preston. At the time of the 1880 Census of Short Creek, Grayson County, Kentucky, the Abraham VanMeter Conklin family consisted of: A. V., a farmer, age 34; his wife, Mary E., age 22; and their children: Ella, age 3 and son Minor E., age 9 months, who was named for his maternal grandfather.
Abraham VanMeter Conklin died at the age of 60 years, 10 months and 9 days on December 15, 1906. He was buried in the Hanging Rock Church Cemetery off Highway #259 in Leitchfield, Grayson County, Kentucky. His wife Mary joined him there after her death 41 years later at the age of 90 years, 8 months and 22 days on December 2, 1947.
Kentucky Death Records 1911-2000
Last Name First Name MI Age Death Place Residence Death Date Volume Certificate Death Volume --- CONKLIN MARY E 090 GRAYSON GRAYSON 12-02-1947 053 26318 1947
Mary Elizabeth Butler Conklin (1857 - 1947)
Hanging Rock Church Cemetery
Created by: VirJean Potter Bozarth
Record added: Feb 27, 2010
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