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Dr Matthew Wills Abney
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1814
Edgefield County
South Carolina, USA
Death: 1885

CSA, Surgeon, 24th (Gist's Brigade) South Carolina Regiment

Son of John Abney & Martha Wills

(special thanks to Robert Abney for link to parents) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jonathan Bay Abney (1776 - 1823)
  Martha Wills Abney (1785 - 1816)
 
 Spouse:
  Caroline Seabrook Blocker Abney (1824 - 1898)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Matthew Abney (1842 - 1862)*
  Isabel Madison Abney Watts Boykin (1843 - 1888)*
  John Bay Abney (1845 - 1866)*
  Sophie E. Abney (1847 - 1925)*
  Marie Mathilde Abney (1853 - 1941)*
  Emily Jane Abney (1855 - 1865)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sophia Abney Chapman (1801 - 1877)*
  Mary Abney Griffith (1805 - 1855)*
  Nancy Abney Coleman (1807 - 1855)*
  Eleanor Ellen Abney Bladen (1809 - 1829)*
  Matthew Wills Abney (1814 - 1885)
  Joseph Griffith Abney (1819 - 1870)**
  Bailey A. Abney (1822 - 1865)**
  John B. Abney (1822 - 1891)**
  John Bay Abney (1822 - 1866)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Conflicting info sent from two different contributors without documentation. One contributor says middle name is Willis while the other states it is Wells. His daughter's (Marie) obituarys states his middle name as Wills as does her death cert.
 
Burial:
Edgefield Village Cemetery
Edgefield
Edgefield County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Cousins by the Dozens
Record added: Mar 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67460426
Dr Matthew Wills Abney
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Dr Matthew Wills Abney
Added by: Howard Burough
 
 
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