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Martha Acres Abbott
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1870
Campbell County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 14, 1950
Boyle County
Kentucky, USA


Martha (Acres) Abbott was born on Oct. 18, 1879 in Campbell Co., Tennessee. She was the daughter of Louis Jasper Acres (1847-1916) and Emeline Elizabeth Hughette (1850-1938). Louis was born in Campbell Co., Tennessee. Emeline was born in Scott Co., Tennessee.

On Nov. 2, 1888 Martha married Joseph Martin Abbott, often called "Joe" and "Joe Mart", in Scott Co., Tennessee. He is thought to have been the son of Thomas Abbott (abt 1828- ?) and Mary "Polly" Campbell (abt 1833- ?).

In 1916 Joe and Martha moved with their family, along with William Whitmill Stephens (1869-1956) and his family, from Scott Co. Tennessee to Parksville, Boyle Co., Kentucky. There they would live the rest of their lives.

Martha and Joe were married for 43 years and had ten known children. They are listed in Joe's memorial.

Martha's husband Jos died on Oct. 5, 1931 in Parksville at the age of 63. He was buried in the Parksville Cemetery.

Martha died on July 14, 1950 in the McDowell Hospital (Danville) at the age of 79. Her home was was still Parksville, KY. She too, was buried in the Parksville Cemetery, next to her husband Joe.

Family links: 
  Louis Acres (1847 - 1916)
  Emline Acres (1850 - 1938)
  Joseph Martin Abbott (1871 - 1931)*
*Calculated relationship
Parksville Cemetery
Boyle County
Kentucky, USA
Maintained by: Wayne & Diane King
Originally Created by: Mike Denis
Record added: Dec 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45206014
Martha <i>Acres</i> Abbott
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Martha <i>Acres</i> Abbott
Added by: Wayne & Diane King
Martha <i>Acres</i> Abbott
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- Wayne & Diane King
 Added: Sep. 10, 2013

- Charlotte McConaha
 Added: Feb. 24, 2012

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