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Col George William Abert, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 29, 1829
Wayne County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1912

Attended Western Military Institute and Kentucky Military Institute.

Married: Patty V. Barry, Virginia Prentice.
SGT. CO K 14th MS, May 25, 1861.
CAPTAIN CO E 4th MS CAV BN ( later part of the 8th Conference Cavalry. ) November 14. 1861.
DISCHARGED: June 27, 1862, due to illness.
LT. COL. 14th MS, September 26, 1862.
COLONEL Oct 18, 1862.
RESIGNED: March 29, 1863, due to tuberculosis,
DETACHED: to become post commander at Meridian, Mississippi, October 03, 1863.

Cotton buyer in Columbus.
According to friends, Abert, was
" patriotic almost to a fault " but physically unable to stand field duty.

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 (bio by: Noname) 
Family links: 
  Charles Harrison Abert (1795 - 1867)
  Jane C Burgess Abert (1805 - 1860)
  Virginia Barry Abert (____ - 1913)*
  Ellen M Abert (____ - 1834)*
  Jane E Abert (____ - 1887)*
  George William Abert (1829 - 1912)
  Maria Louisa Abert Hamilton (1832 - 1887)*
  Charles Harrison Abert (1834 - 1851)**
  John A Abert (1835 - 1866)**
*Calculated relationship
son of C.H. & Jane Abert CSA, Col. of Cav. Div. 14th Miss
Friendship Cemetery
Lowndes County
Mississippi, USA
Plot: Lot 79
Maintained by: Confederate
Originally Created by: Family Tree Shaker
Record added: Jan 07, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 12916160
Col George William Abert, Jr
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Col George William Abert, Jr
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