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Abel Manion
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1794
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 20, 1835
Fayette County
Illinois, USA

Able Manion was born in North Carolina and was living near Scottsdale, Allen Co, Ky in 1815, where he married Rebecca Pitchford on 4 May 1818 and served as Justice of the Peace for eleven years before leaving for IL. They arrived in Fayette Co, IL, April of 1831 where they built a one room house. Able was described as being a stocky man with red hair. He died 20 May 1835, at the age of 40, of lung disease and was buried on his farm. The plot became known as Manion Cemetery and is now called Center Cemetery and is still in use today, where you wil find many of the family buried. Abel is the son of Ambrose Manion Sr. and Laura Halsell.
Source; James Manion Warden. 
Family links: 
  Ambrose Manion (1743 - 1830)
  Rebecca Pitchford Manion (1799 - 1866)
  James Monroe Manion (1824 - 1893)*
  Robert Paris Manion (1829 - 1884)*
  Abraham M Manion (1833 - 1908)*
  Ambrose Manion (1786 - 1837)*
  Abel Manion (1794 - 1835)
*Calculated relationship
Center Cemetery
Fayette County
Illinois, USA
Created by: J R
Record added: Sep 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41684413
Abel Manion
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Abel Manion
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for my 3rd ggrandfather :)
- TerriwithaC
 Added: Sep. 5, 2012
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