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Flora Bell Chamberlin Abbott
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Birth: Jul. 5, 1831
Wills Valley
DeKalb County
Alabama, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1913
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA

First White Born Among Indians Dies

Mrs. Flora B. Abbott, believed to be the first white child born in the Alabama Indian territory, among the Cherokee tribes, in the early days when missionaries worked among the redskins, died last night in this city at her home, 3844 Randolph street. Mrs. Abbott was the daughter of an American missionary and was born among the Cherokee tribes, where her parents conducted a mission, on July 5 1831. She was born at the foot of Lookout Mountain, Alabama, in what was then one of the wildest sections in the nations.

She was the wife of Lucius M. Abbott, an early businessman of Oakland, and had lived in this city for some time. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Clara Carpenter and Miss May Abbott, and by three sons, Thomas L., Harris and Frank L. Abbott. The funeral will take place from the home of the deceased Saturday morning at 10 o;clock. [Oakland Tribune: 21 Aug 1913]

ABBOTT: In this city, August 20, Flora Bell Abbott, beloved wife of Lucian M. Abbott, loving mother of William L., Harris C., Frank L., and Mae Abbott and Mrs. Clara Carpenter, a native of Lookout Mountain, Ala., aged 82 years 1 month and 13 days.

Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral services Saturday August 23, at 10 o'clock a.m. from her late residence, 3844 Randolph avenue. Interment at Evergreen. [Oakland Tribune: 21 Aug 1913]
 
 
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 Parents:
  William C Chamberlin (1791 - 1849)
  Flora Hoyt Chamberlin (1798 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucius M. Abbott (1827 - 1917)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amory Nelson Chamberlin (1821 - 1894)*
  Abbie Stevens Chamberlin Harris (1830 - 1908)*
  Annie Lydia Chamberlin Peery (1830 - 1907)*
  Flora Bell Chamberlin Abbott (1831 - 1913)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: DMLeForce
Originally Created by: REHM
Record added: Jul 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54899424
Flora Bell <i>Chamberlin</i> Abbott
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Flora Bell <i>Chamberlin</i> Abbott
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Flora Bell <i>Chamberlin</i> Abbott
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- Renae✫
 Added: Jun. 29, 2013
May your spirit have peace and happiness in the hereafter. You will not be forgot in Oakland for the making of our county. Thank you.
- alfred janske
 Added: Sep. 4, 2011

- DMLeForce
 Added: Aug. 18, 2010
 
 
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