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Susannah Abrell
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Birth: 1759
Death: Jan. 2, 1760

Born circa January 1759, baby Susannah, the daughter of John and Ann Abrell, was just a year old at the time of her death. She is one of six of the couple's young children buried in this plot, including another baby girl, also named Susannah, who had died two years earlier at the age of four months. John Abrell, who died at age 40 in 1762, is also interred here.
The gravestone was probably inscribed at the time of Mr. Abrell's death, as it states that "5" of his children are also interred in the plot. However, after a 6th child, Elizabeth, died several months later, 3 additional lines were inscribed at the bottom of the stone. The work of noted Manhattan carver John Zuricher, the Abrells' brown sandstone stele features a square-jawed, prominent-chinned soul effigy in its tympanum. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Abrell (____ - 1762)
 
 Siblings:
  John Abrell (1751 - 1752)*
  Edward Abrell (1751 - 1752)*
  Edward Abrell (1755 - 1759)*
  Susannah Abrell (1757 - 1757)*
  Susannah Abrell (1759 - 1760)
  Elizabeth Abrell (1761 - 1762)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"Here Lyeth the Body of
John Abrell Who Departed this
Life Jan'y the 16th 1762 Aged 40 Years
Also his 5 Children 3 Boys & 2
Girls viz Ed'd Son of Jn & Ann
Abrell Departed this Life May
1752 Aged 6 Months J..n Departed
This Life April 1752: Aged 4 months
Susanah Departed this Life Nov'r
The 13th 1757: Aged 10 Days Edw'd
Departed this Life Dec'r ye 10th 1759:
Aged 4 Years & 6 Months Susanah
Departed this Life Jan'y ye 2nd 1760:
Aged 12 Months
Elizabeth daughter of John & Ann Abrell
Departed This Life November ye 4th
1762: Aged 11 MOnths"

 
Burial:
Trinity Churchyard
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Plot: Section N2, C4 - Abrell
 
Created by: Nikita Barlow
Record added: Nov 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80515604
Susannah Abrell
Added by: Todd Guinther
 
Susannah Abrell
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Rich H.
 
 
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