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Lavinia Afton Chilton Abercrombie
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Birth: Aug. 13, 1836
Mardisville
Talladega County
Alabama, USA
Death: May 6, 1919
Queens County
New York, USA

Lavinia Afton Abercrombie Chilton
13 Aug 1836 - 6 May 1919
Daughter of William Parish Chilton & Mary Catherine Morgan
Wife of Leonard Anderson Abercrombie
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- OBITUARY -
The Dallas Morning News, 8 May 1919
A telegram received by Judge Norman G. Kittrell from Robert S. Lovett today announced the death of Mrs. Lovett's mother, Mrs. Lavina Afton Abercrombie, 82 years old, at Long Island, N. Y. The body will be sent to Huntsville, Texas, for interment, to take place on May 10. Mrs. Abercrombie was the daughter of William P. Chilton of Montgomery, Ala., who was for twelve years Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of that State, and was a niece of John T. Morgan, for many years United States Senator from Alabama. She was married on Jan. 1, 1860 to Leonard Anderson Abercrombie, a native of Alabama, but a practicing lawyer at Huntsville, Texas, at the time of his marriage. There were seven children born of the marriage, all of them living, as follows: Mrs. May Frick [sic], Mrs. Lavina Lovett, Mrs. Hayden Lewis, Miss Fanny Abercrombie, William Chilton and Leonard A. Abercrombie and Mrs. Corinne Waldo, wife of Gentry Waldo of Houston. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Parish Chilton (1810 - 1871)
  Mary Catherine Morgan Chilton (1814 - 1845)
 
 Spouse:
  Leonard Anderson Abercrombie (1832 - 1891)
 
 Children:
  Mary Lavania Abercrombie Finch (1861 - 1949)*
  Lavinia Chilton Abercrombie Lovett (1863 - 1928)*
  Frances Amelia Abercrombie (1868 - 1930)*
  William Chilton Abercrombie (1871 - 1934)*
  Corinne Afton Abercrombie Waldo (1877 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas George Chilton (____ - 1860)*
  Lavinia Afton Chilton Abercrombie (1836 - 1919)
  Mary Catherine Chilton Jones (1840 - 1926)*
  Margaret Frances Chilton Williams (1844 - 1936)*
  John McEldry Chilton (1848 - 1915)**
  Wilella Chilton Thorington (1850 - 1932)**
  Claudius Lysias Chilton (1856 - 1914)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Huntsville
Walker County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: elsavorwerk
Record added: Jun 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91836817
Lavinia Afton <i>Chilton</i> Abercrombie
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Lavinia Afton <i>Chilton</i> Abercrombie
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Lavinia Afton <i>Chilton</i> Abercrombie
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