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George Jacob Abbot
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Birth: Jul. 14, 1812
Hampton Falls
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 1879
Goderich
Ontario, Canada

From the January 24, 1879 Evening Star
He was a teacher and one of the founders of the public schools in the District. The Abbot School was named after him. He was a personal friend and secretary to Daniel Webster, who gave him a place in the Department of State. He was appointed consul to Sheffield, England by Mr. Seward. Mr. Evarts appointed him commercial agent at Goderich. He was a trustee of the Columbian College and the Miner School. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jacob Benjamin Abbott (1768 - 1834)
  Catharine Thayer Abbott (1780 - 1843)
 
 Spouse:
  Ann Taylor Gilman Emery Abbot (1815 - 1861)
 
 Children:
  Mary Jane Catherine Abbot Throop (1842 - 1930)*
  Elizabeth Gilman Abbot (1852 - 1852)*
  Charlotte Emery Abbot (1853 - 1883)*
  Charlotte Emery Abbot (1853 - 1883)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Dorcas Abbot Livermore (____ - 1879)*
  Sarah White Abbot Moore (1802 - 1879)*
  Ebenezer T Abbot (1804 - 1853)*
  Martha Thayer Abbot Cram (1806 - 1891)*
  George Jacob Abbot (1812 - 1879)
  Phebe Abbot (1816 - 1816)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: North Hill, Lot 78.
 
Created by: SLGMSD
Record added: Jul 09, 2010
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George Jacob Abbot
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George Jacob Abbot
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George Jacob Abbot
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God gave us His greatest gift of Love...in the form of a tiny baby. In this season of miracles, may God bless you and those you love.
- Love, Edie ღ
 Added: Dec. 17, 2014
♫ Happy Birthday George ♫
- Edie xღxღxღ
 Added: Jul. 14, 2014
What a beautiful County you were born in George. I visited there last year. Very peaceful.
- Esther Kinder
 Added: Jul. 13, 2014
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