|Birth: ||Jun. 25, 1859|
|Death: ||Feb. 26, 1932|
He was the son of Daniel Abernathy and Sarah Coley.
He married Nancy (Nannie) E. Young.
He fathered nine children.
Elihu was my great great grandfather.
Elihue Tinsley Abernathy
The Tribune (Cartersville, Georgia) – March 03, 1932
E.T. Abernathy Rites Saturday
Elihue Tinsley Abernathy, 73, died at his home near Adairsville Friday after a brief illness. Funeral services were conducted from Macedonia church Saturday with Rev. C.W. Newberry officiating. Interment was in the churchyard cemetery with the following gentlemen serving as pall bearers: Messers. W.S. Knight, Eli Parker, Wallace Alexander, Joseph Knight, D.R. Parker and W.R. Alexander. John W. Jones funeral director was in charge.
Mr. Abernathy resided in the Macedonia community practically all his life. He had lived near Adairsville for only a short time, moving there after selling his home place a year or so ago.
The deceased is survived by four daughters: Mrs. Nannie McGhin and Miss Jewell Abernathy of Adairsville, and one son, Mr. J.W. Abernathy of Adairsville. The many friends of the bereaved family sympathize with them in their sorrow.
NOTES: Wife was Nancy Elizabeth Young. She was still living at the time of Elihue's death.
Also, there were three other daughters than the two that are listed. They are Ethel Abernathy, Julia Gentry and Alba Pope.
Daniel Abernathy (1818 - 1904)
Sarah Coley Abernathy (1827 - 1902)
Nancy Elizabeth Young Abernathy (1864 - 1941)*
Alba Abernathy Pope (1886 - 1958)*
Alma Abernathy (1886 - 1888)*
Julia Abernathy Gentry (1889 - 1980)*
Ethel Abernathy Moss Abernathy (1890 - 1977)*
Nancy (Nannie) Jan Abernathy McGhin (1893 - 1967)*
John Walter Abernathy (1895 - 1935)*
Ruby Abernathy (1902 - 1903)*
Jewell Abernathy Leekstra (1904 - 1983)*
Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Sep 05, 2003
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