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Capt Jeremiah Abbott
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Birth: Nov. 16, 1815
Sullivan
Hancock County
Maine, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1900
New Bern
Craven County
North Carolina, USA

Death of Capt. Abbott, died of paralysis at his residence, corner of East Front and King Streets, this city on the 19th inst., Captain Jeremiah Abbott in his eighty fifth year.
Captain Abbott was born at Hancock, Maine and moved to North Carolina about the year 1835.
He settled at Washington, N.C. where he married Miss Mary Bateman. He was engaged in the mercantile business and captain of a vessel for over thirty years sailing out of Washington for the West Indies, returning from his last voyage about the time that Roanoke Island was captured by the Federals.
Since the war he was connected with the Customs service, filling the office of Deputy Collector of Customs at Portsmouth, N.C., from which place he moved to New Bern and built his residence.
The funeral service will be held from the Centenary Methodist Church, New Street this afternoon at 4:00 o'clock.

Published in the "New Bern Journal" on Thursday Morning July 20, 1899. Submitted by Darrell Rogers.
Monument submitted by Darrell Rogers 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William R. Abbott (1795 - 1879)
  Lydia Stratton Abbott (1794 - 1879)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Bateman Abbott (1816 - 1891)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jeremiah Abbott (1815 - 1900)
  Calvin Abbott (1817 - 1842)*
  William Abbott (1819 - 1821)*
  Moses Abbott (1821 - 1908)*
  Mary Abbott Jellison (1824 - 1892)*
  Lucy Abbott Googins (1826 - 1895)*
  Prudence Abbott Treworthy (1829 - 1862)*
  Almira T. Abbott Crabtree (1831 - 1908)*
  Hannah Abbott Washburn (1833 - 1905)*
  Melissa J. Abbott Lyon (1836 - ____)*
  Leman C. Abbott (1839 - 1877)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cedar Grove Cemetery
New Bern
Craven County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Dorothy Alley Abbott
Record added: Mar 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87247697
Capt Jeremiah Abbott
Added by: Dorothy Alley Abbott
 
Capt Jeremiah Abbott
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1st Great Grand Uncle of William Arthur Abbott. RIP
- Dorothy Alley Abbott
 Added: Apr. 20, 2014

- Dorothy Alley Abbott
 Added: May. 13, 2012
 
 
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