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Birth: Oct. 18, 1814
Portland
Middlesex County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 1902

WILLIAM WARREN ABBEY, son of Asaph and Ruth (Hollister) Abbey, born October 18, 1814 (Portland, CT). As early as 1840 he was Captain of a Rifle Company and he was instrumental in raising Company H of the 25th Connecticut Volunteers, serving a year at the front as Captain. He was living at South Glastonbury, in 1899; died November 9, 1902.

Married (1) SOPHRONIA TRYON, born about 1816 (Portland, CT); died July 10, 1837, aged 21; buried in Portland, Conn.

Married (2) December 25, 1838, EMILY ANDREWS, born May 26, 1817 (Portland, CT); died October 13, 1848j daughter of Daniel and Laura (Stevens) Andrews of South Glastonbury. She is buried in Portland.

Married (3) August 7, 1849, CHARLOTTE TAYLOR, born May 8, 1822 (Portland, CT).

Child by first wife
1 - Sophronia Abbey, b. Feb. 4, 1837; m. March 27, 1855, William Wilfred West, b. Aug. 7, 1834, son of Brackett Mortimer and Mary Ann (Stocking) West of East Hampton, Conn. Children : i. Sylvester, m. and has two sons in Seattle ; ii. Lily.

Children by second wife
1 - William Henry Abbey, b. Oct. 27, 1840 ; m. Josephine A. E. Smith.

2 - George Clark Abbey, b. Oct. 14, 1843; Hves in Brooklyn, Ohio; m. Mary Bartlett. Child : Bessie, m. .

3 - Julia Frances Abbey, b. Aug. 29, 1847 ; lives in Wellsville, Ohio ; m. John Catlett.
Children, living in Wellsville : i. Albert, m. and has a child ; ii. Fred, m. , graduate of Harvard, lives in Seattle.

Children by third wife
1 - Emily A. Abbey, b. Aug. 18, 1851 ; d. Nov. 17, 1851, buried in Portland.
2 - Frank R. Abbey, b. Sept. 20, 1852; d. Sept. 2, 1854, buried in Portland.
3 - Cora E. Abbey, b. July 18, 1854; m. Rowland Hollister, had one child, who died.
4 - Francis Abbey, b. Sept. 20, 1856; d. ; m. Alice . Child: Fred, m. and has one child.


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Asaph Abbey (1776 - 1834)
  Ruth Abbey (1782 - 1868)
 
 Spouses:
  Sophronia Abbey (____ - 1837)
  Emily Andrews Abbey (1817 - 1848)
  Charlotte Abbey (1822 - 1913)
 
 Children:
  Emily Abbey (____ - 1861)*
  Frank R Abbey (____ - 1854)*
  Sophronia Abbey West (1837 - ____)*
  William Henry Abbey (1840 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Asaph Abbey (1804 - 1859)*
  David Abbey (1805 - 1856)*
  Russell Abbey (1807 - 1888)*
  Ruth Abbey Shepard (1808 - 1882)*
  Prudence Miller Abbey Bell (1811 - 1851)*
  Sarah Abbey Bartlett (1813 - 1907)*
  William Warren Abbey (1814 - 1902)
  Grove Nelson Abbey (1818 - 1882)*
  Samuel Abbey (1820 - 1889)*
  Lucy Elizabeth Abbey Johnson (1825 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Co H 25 Regt Conn Vols
 
Burial:
Portland Burying Ground
Portland
Middlesex County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: C Greer
Record added: Jun 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54205810
William Warren Abbey
Added by: C Greer
 
William Warren Abbey
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- C Greer
 Added: Jun. 28, 2010
 
 
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