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Charles Leroy Abney, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 9, 1894
Benton County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 1963
Greene County
Missouri, USA

Military Service: WWI.

A retired city fireman, Charles L. Abney, 69, of 1012 North Jefferson, died at Burge-Protestant Hospital at 1:35 p.m. Monday. A veteran of World War I, he was a member of Gate of the Temmple Masonic Lodge, Abou Ben Adhem Shrine, Scottish Rite, St. John's Commanery, and Joplin Consistory. He was a fireman for 22 years. Survivors are his wife, Irma; two sons, William, 1324 East Belmont, and Jess, Willard; a daughter, Mrs. James Fry, 2016 North Johnson; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Klingner Chapel. The Rev. Donald R. Pettigrew will officiate. Burail will be in Clear Creek Cemetery. (The Leader-Press, Springfield, MO, Tuesday, April 23, 1963)

1910 Esculapia, Benton Co., AR.
Laura Abney Head F 38 AR Widow
Chas L Son M 16 AR
Floyd L Son M 14 AR

MO WWI Soldiers records lists his place of birth as Rogers, AR.

1920 Springfield, Greene Co., MO
L A Abney Head F 49 AR
Charley Son M 25 MO
Floyd Abney Son M 23 Ar

1930 Springfield, Greene Co., MO
C L Abney Head M 36 MO
Irma Wife 29 MO
Frances P Dau F 8 MO
Charles L. Jr. Son M 7 FL

1940 Springfield, Greene Co., MO
Charles L Abney Head M 46 MO
Irma Wife F 39 MO
Leroy C Son 17 FL
Billie J Son 7 MO
Jessie L Son 5 MO
Bettie M Dau 2 MO
Frances P DeMate Dau 19 MO
Robert D. Gson 1 MO

The following was provided by: Kelly K (#47222682):

Charles and his brother Floyd Abney were listed with the surname MUSIC on the 1900 Eureka Springs, Carroll, AR census:
Mack C Abney 54
Annie Abney 35
Charlie Music 6
Floyd Music 4
The marriage record indicates Charles and Floyd were from a previous marriage:
in the Arkansas Marriages, 1851-1900
Name: M. C. Abney
Spouse: ANNIE [Mrs] Music
Marriage Date: 28 Mar 1900
County: Carroll
State: AR

By 1910 Mack apparently died but they adopted the ABNER surname.
Family links: 
  Laura Anne Finley Abney (1870 - 1935)
  Irma N. Trogdon Abney (1901 - 1970)*
  Pauline Abney DeMate (1921 - 1957)*
  Charles Leroy Abney (1923 - 1945)*
  Charles Leroy Abney (1894 - 1963)
  Floyd Abney (1896 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Clear Creek Cemetery
Greene County
Missouri, USA
Created by: mokennehan
Record added: Sep 04, 2010
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Charles Leroy Abney, Sr
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Charles Leroy Abney, Sr
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