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Benjamin Abshier, Sr
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1788
Louisiana, USA
Death: unknown
Liberty County
Texas, USA

Born at Attakapas Post, Louisiana to John Abshire (1744-1810) & Frances Hargraves (October 28,1760-?).

Married Hannah Weed about 1808 in Louisiana.

Children:
Marie Zilphia Abshier + John Fowler
Malvina Abshier + James Calvin Moor
Asa Jesse Abshier + Lucy Andrus
+ Catherine "Kate" Laughlin
Marguerite Alzenith Abshier + Alfred Lee
Benjamin Abshier, Jr. + Carmolite
Lucinda Abshier + Caleb Higginbotham
Austin Abshier + Mrs. Susan (Clark) Andress

He last appeared in the 1860 Census of Liberty Co., TX living in the HH of a granddaughter & her family (Benjamin & Hannah Fowler Barrow). Aged 73.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Hannah Weed Abshier (1792 - ____)
 
 Children:
  Malvina Abshier Moor (1813 - 1876)*
  Benjamin Franklin Abshier (1820 - 1884)*
  Austin Abshier (1828 - 1880)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Abshier Cemetery
Devers
Liberty County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Stacy Ann Williams
Record added: Oct 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77418889
Benjamin Abshier, Sr
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- Cyndi
 Added: May. 11, 2017

- Mervin D. Peters
 Added: Jan. 16, 2012
This image placed on this site indicates this individual is documented with either the Sons or Daughters of the Republic of Texas as having lived in Texas in the years (1836-1846) of the Republic.
- Mervin D. Peters
 Added: Jan. 30, 2012
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