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Marion Ezekial Abernethy
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Birth: May 19, 1832
Pontotoc County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 1899
Pontotoc County
Mississippi, USA

Sent by Find A Grave contributor Roy Fredrick (chasroyf@hotmail.com)

A native of the state of Mississippi, Elbert C. Abernethy was born in Pontotoc county, on the 12th of May 1866, He is a son of Marion E. Abernethy, who was born in Mississippi and who was a representative of one of the old and prominent families in that commonwealth. Marion E. Abernethy. whose birth occurred in 1834, was a gallant soldier in the army of the Confederacy in the war between the states. He served with distinction throughout that sanguinary conflict, participating in many of the most important battles marking the progress of the war, and he continued to think the southern cause a just one throughout the remainder of his life. Alter the close of the rebellion he became a plantation owner in the northeastern portion of Mississippi, where he resided until his demise, in the year 1902. He married Miss Martha Wilson, who was born in Pontotoc county, Mississippi and who was a first-cousin of General McClellan. Born in 1836, she was summoned to the life eternal in 1904. Mr. and Mrs. Marion E. Abernethy were the parents of eight children, and of the number the subject of this sketch was the fourth in order of birth.

[The History of Jasper County and its people, Joel Thomas Livingston; PUBLIC DOMAIN]


 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Vance Abernethy (1806 - 1860)
  Eleanor Abernethy (1808 - 1850)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Ann Wilson Abernethy (1836 - 1901)*
 
 Children:
  Irvin Valentine Abernethy (1852 - 1925)*
  Calvin V Abernethy (1857 - 1895)*
  Alma Louise Abernethy (1860 - 1900)*
  John Wilson Abernethy (1863 - 1915)*
  Elbert C Abernethy (1866 - 1938)*
  Lee L Abernethy (1871 - 1892)*
  Hattie Virgie Abernethy (1878 - 1883)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marion Ezekial Abernethy (1832 - 1899)
  Martha Jerusha Abernathy Pogue (1837 - 1921)*
  Caroline Abernethy Henderson (1842 - 1922)*
  William Larkin Abernethy (1845 - 1925)*
  John Robert Abernethy (1848 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Okolona
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Barbara Wiley Hamby
Record added: May 18, 2008
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Marion Ezekial Abernethy
Added by: Barbara Wiley Hamby
 
Marion Ezekial Abernethy
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Marion Ezekial Abernethy
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- Barbara Wiley Hamby
 Added: Jul. 15, 2008
 
 
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