|Death: ||Aug. 30, 1925|
Abial C. Copeland was born in Jefferson County, N. Y., May 7, 1838, and with his parents moved to Oswago County while he was yet a little child.
In 1850 he was united in marriage to Lucretia Barrett. To this union was born 4 children, Addie C. Leigh of Three Oaks, Mich.; Warren Burton of of Providence, R. I.; Edith Montella Hudson of San Diego, Calif.; and Nettie Lillian, who died in 1899 at the age of 23 years and 6 months at Providence, R. I.
Mrs. Copeland's death occurred August 25, 1876. "In 1856 Mr. Copeland with his wife and two children moved to Hillsdale County, Mich., remaining there a little less than 3 years. In November 1867 he came to Three Oaks, where his father's family had preceded him. In or near this town he spent the last 58 years of his life, except the years from 1885 to 1890, which time he lived near Chappell, Neb.
He returned from Nebraska in the autumn of 1890, and entered into a second marriage with Mrs. Emeline Warner, Dec. 19, 1890, who survives him.
"He departed this life Aug. 30, 1925, aged 87 years, 3 months and 23 days."
La Porte County
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Record added: Aug 07, 2004
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