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Anna Elizabeth Swepston Abernethy
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Birth: Jun. 25, 1855
Aberdeen
Monroe County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 1945
Summerton
Clarendon County
South Carolina, USA

Former resident dies South Carolina

Funeral services for Mrs. Anna Swepston Abernethy, former resident of Gonzales
who died at Sumpter, South Carolina, Wednesday morning, will be conducted here
Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the Seydler Funeral Chapel followed by
interment in the Masonic Cemetery beside the remains of her husband, Judge B.R.
Abernethy, who passed away here many years ago.
The remains will leave Sumpter tonight arriving in Luling Saturday at 4 p.m.
Funeral services will be conducted by Rev .K.C. Minter, pastor of the First
Methodist Church, of which Mrs. Abernethy was an active and beloved member for
many years.
Surviving Mrs. Abernethy are two sons, Brigadier General Robert S. Abernethy,
United States Army, retired with whom she made her home, and Summer Abernethy of
New York City.
Judge and Mrs. Abernethy and family were prominent residents of Gonzales years
ago, active in the church, social and civic life of the city for many years.
Mrs. Abernethy was a member of the first order of the Eastern Star , to be
organized here and also belonged to the Gonzales Chapter Daughters of the
Confederacy.
Pallbearers include D.U. Ramsay W.L. Gardien Jr., Robert Walker, E.Ray Bright,
F.M. Fly and Palmer Crockett.
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Age at Death: 90y


marriage: 29 October 1873 , Fayette, Texas
spouse: B. R. Abernathy

Known Children:
Robert Swepston Abernethy
William Summer Abernethy
Walter Douglas Abernethy
Infant Daughter Abernathy
Infant Son Abernathy
Herbert Murfree Abernethy
Anne Abernethy
Jesse Jones Abernethy


 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin Roberts Abernethy (1848 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Swepston Abernethy (1874 - 1952)*
  Walter Douglas Abernethy (1880 - 1925)*
  Infant Son Abernethy (1883 - 1883)*
  Infant Daughter Abernethy (1883 - 1883)*
  Herbert Murfree Abernethy (1884 - 1926)*
  Jesse Jones Abernethy (1889 - 1942)*
  Anne Abernethy Hiller (1889 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gonzales Masonic Cemetery
Gonzales
Gonzales County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Richard Mayo
Originally Created by: Mel & Janet
Record added: Dec 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45797387
Anna Elizabeth <i>Swepston</i> Abernethy
Added by: Tom Todd
 
Anna Elizabeth <i>Swepston</i> Abernethy
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- Cindy S Munson
 Added: Aug. 12, 2015
Jesus Promise:In My Father's house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.John 14:2
- Richard Mayo
 Added: Dec. 12, 2013
 
 
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