Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Abells in:
 • Christ Church Cemetery
 • Woodbridge
 • York Regional Municipality
 • Ontario
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
John Abell
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 17, 1822
Death: Aug. 7, 1903

Invented the Horse-powered Threshing Machine.Also, was singularly responsible for throwing Woodbridge into decline when he took his business to Toronto, and sold it. Woodbridge didn't get out of decline until the Cotton Mill came to Woodbridge. 
Family links: 
  Christiana Franks Abell (1829 - 1919)*
  Violet Mary Abell Renton (1874 - 1965)*
*Calculated relationship
Here lies the body of -
Christ Church Cemetery
York Regional Municipality
Ontario, Canada
Plot: 1.7 - east side
Created by: Evelyn Jepson
Record added: Nov 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80926886


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service