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Minerva Reynolds Abbott
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Birth: Apr., 1840
Granby
Oswego County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1902
Oswego County
New York, USA

Daughter of Richard & Louisa (Vickery) Reynolds.

The Post Standard, Syracuse, NY
Friday, April 4, 1902
Prominent in Church Work.
Mrs. Minerva Abbott was Active in University Avenue Congregation.
The death of Mrs. Minerva Abbott, wife of Moses L. Abbott of no. 1316 Madison Street, which occurred at her home at 2:30 o'clock yesterday morning removes a prominent and esteemed church worker of the city. She had been for many years one of the most active members of the University Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church for the past three years having served as president of the Ladies' Aid Society of that church.
Mrs. Abbott was born at Granby, NY sixty-two years ago, and was educated at the Fulley Seminary, Fulton. For a time she was a teacher in a private school at Buffalo. In 1865 she married Moses L. Abbott at Granby and thirty-three years ago removed to this city, where she afterward resided.
Mrs. Abbott was a sister of Nathan Reynolds of Superior, Wis., formerly of Syracuse, whose death was announced two weeks ago. She is survived also by two brothers, Orrin and Orville Reynolds of Granby, and one sister, Mrs. H. W. Schwartz of this city. Of her family, Mrs. Abbott is survived by her husband and four daughters, Mary E. and Cornella of this city, Mrs. Earl D. Shepard of Honeoye Falls and Christabel of Nyack.
Mrs. Abbott's funeral will be held at her home at 10:20 o'clock Saturday morning. Rev. Dr. J. B. Kenyon of the University Avenue Church officiating. Burial will be at Pine Plains. 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Reynolds (1808 - 1899)
  Louisa/Lovisa Vickery Reynolds (1810 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  Moses L Abbott (1836 - 1921)
 
 Children:
  Christabel Abbott (1872 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emily J. Reynolds Wright (1835 - 1897)*
  Minerva Reynolds Abbott (1840 - 1902)
  Orville C Reynolds (1842 - 1902)*
  Orrin E Reynolds (1845 - 1919)*
  Eugene D Reynolds (1847 - 1865)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pine Plains Cemetery
Clay
Onondaga County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Modfreak
Record added: Nov 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31548391
Minerva <i>Reynolds</i> Abbott
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