|Birth: ||Oct. 3, 1862|
|Death: ||Jun. 5, 1908|
Our sister, Clarkie Abel. Sister Abel was born in Metcalfe county, Kentucky, October 3, 1862. She was the daughter of Rev. and Mrs. J. M. Wade and the wife of our friend and brother, Alexander Abel. She united with the St. Clere Baptist church at St. Clere, Kansas, a church which was organized by her father, and served by him as pastor, at the age of 15, and the balance of her life was a faithful and loyal member ... She was married to Alexander Abel May 5, 1881, and to them were born four children, three of whom, one son, Marlon, who resides in Topeka, two daughters, Mrs. Laura Koch and Mrs. Grace Vincent, who reside near town, mourn ... the other child died in infancy. She also leaves a faithful, affectionate husband, and aged mother, and one brother, Wm. Wade, of Ontario, Kansas; also four sisters, Mrs. J. V. Rowles, of Topeka, Kansas, Mrs. L. Q. Hazel, of Iconium, Mo., Mrs. Anna Honstead, of Denver, Colo., and Mrs. C. W. Harrington, of
Scranton, Pa ......... fought the battle of life for 45 years, 6 months and 1 day, dying in Christ's hospital at Topeka June 5, 1908. Her remains were brought to Holton and her funeral held in the First Baptist church of Holton where she was a member ....
The Holton Recorder, June 11, 1908.
J. M. (Reverend) Wade (1833 - 1898)
America J. Wade (1830 - 1920)
Alex Abel (1860 - 1939)
Laura Ellen Abel Koch (1888 - 1957)*
Plot: Section 4 (west), Block 104, Lot 6
GPS (lat/lon): 39.46067, -95.75838
Created by: Thomas Mick
Record added: Aug 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29397367
Added: Feb. 15, 2014