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Jesse Thomas Abbott
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Birth: Dec. 8, 1843
Chatham
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun., 1909
Greensboro
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA

DANVILLE REGISTER, Danville, Va., Wed., June 23, 1909, p. 2, col. 3:
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The following was taken from Monday afternoons Greensboro Record.
Mr. Jesse Thomas Abbott died Sunday at his residence on Lindsay Street, after an illness of some time from of stomach trouble.
Jesse Thomas Abbott, a son of William and Amanda Corbin Abbot, his wife, was born in Chatham near Pittsylvania County, Va., on December 8, 1843.
Entering the Confederate Army at the outbreak of hostilities between the states, he served throughout the War as one of "the men behind the guns" and made an honorable record.
He came to Greensboro, N.C. in 1863 and entered the service of Tarpley and Yarborough, a firm manufacturing machinery, that was later on succeeded by the Sergeant Manufacturing Company. His connection with this firm lasted for 41 years.
He established and was with the first volunteer fire company in Danville, Va. for 40 years.
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MARRIAGES OF PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, VA, 1862 - 75, p. 1, 14 June 1843: William Abbott, 29, & Amanda Corbin, 17; Signer of Certificate was Robert G. Hardy, Surety, Thomas Abbott.
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 Spouse:
  Emma Epervia Orrell Abbott (1850 - 1927)
 
 Children:
  Minnie Lee Abbott (1870 - 1936)*
  Eliza Rocelia Abbott (1871 - 1959)*
  Charles Robert Abbott (1874 - 1905)*
  Jesse Leslie Abbott (1876 - 1948)*
  William Logan Abbott (1885 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Hill Cemetery
Greensboro
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section: 9 Lot: 75 Grave: 2
 
Created by: deegraver
Record added: Oct 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60391911
Jesse Thomas Abbott
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Thanks for your Confederate service!
- Ole Vet
 Added: Nov. 6, 2012

- deegraver
 Added: Oct. 20, 2010
 
 
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