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George Clinton Abernathy
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Birth: Feb. 27, 1883
Clark County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 28, 1970
Denver County
Colorado, USA

Services for George Clinton Abernathy, 87, of 491 S. Franklin St., were Tuesday in Capitol Mortuary's Chapel of the Angels. Burial was in Fairmount.

Abernathy, who died Sunday, was born Feb. 27, 1883, in Clark County, Mo. He was educated in St. Francisville, Mo.

As a young man, he ran a stage line from St. Francisville to Wayland, Mo., carrying mail, freight and passengers. He homesteaded five miles northeast of Cheyenne Wells, Wyo., in 1906 and he and the former Cora Rose Schaffer were married in Cheyenne Wells in 1909.

He later lived in Garden City, Kan., and came to Denver in 1935.

Abernathy was a brick layer.

He is survived by a son, George H., Denver; a daughter, Mrs. Evelyn Cecil, Denver; a sister, Mrs. Luella M. Sawyer, Denver, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Source: Denver Post [Denver, CO] 03 July 1970: 12. Print. 
Family links: 
  Joel S Abernathy (1855 - 1949)
  Ellen E Tibbs Abernathy (1862 - 1945)
  Cora Rose Schaffer Abernathy (1887 - 1954)
Fairmount Cemetery
Denver County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Block 36, Lot 318, NW1/4
Created by: Errin Wilker
Record added: Oct 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 119286948
George Clinton Abernathy
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George Clinton Abernathy
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George Clinton Abernathy
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