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Abner Ervin
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1804
Richlands
Onslow County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 16, 1898
Richlands
Onslow County
North Carolina, USA

Abner Ervin was the second child and oldest son, of Edward and Celia Susan Bonner Ervin. He was born the 9th day of December 1804 in the same town he would spend the remainder of his life, Richlands, Onslow, North Carolina.

In about 1824, he married Molsey (Molcy) Basden, daughter of Jesse Baisden, her mother at this writing has yet to be identified. She was also born and raised in Onslow County.

Abner made his living as a farmer/landowner, a fairly well known one in Onslow County. He and Molsey had six children together, all lived to adulthood, which is an incredible feat and a blessing for the time.

Abner lived a long life of 93 years. His beloved Molsey passed on 21 years before he did, he was also preceded in death by his son, William Leonard.

The Ervin and Basden (Baisden) families played a large and significant role in the prosperity of Onslow County. A family cemetery was named for Abner on the original property in Richlands, well maintained and still owned by Ervin family at this writing.

--Source: U.S. Census, Ervin family records; accessed and bio written by Annie Duckett Hundley, 3rd great-granddaughter.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Molsey Basden Ervin (1802 - 1877)
 
 Children:
  Edward Kenan Ervin (1825 - 1907)*
  William Leonard Ervin (1826 - 1893)*
  John Alford Ervin (1835 - 1925)*
  Zilphia Amanda Ervin Brown (1839 - 1916)*
  George Washington Ervin (1841 - 1911)*
  Mary Eliza Ervin (1845 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Abner Ervin Cemetery
Richlands
Onslow County
North Carolina, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 34.91549, -77.56154
 
Maintained by: Annie Duckett Hundley
Originally Created by: William L Silliman
Record added: Mar 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67164270
Abner Ervin
Added by: Annie Duckett Hundley
 
 
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- Annie Duckett Hundley
 Added: Nov. 18, 2016
Rest in peace
- Kathleen Pierce Bond
 Added: Nov. 16, 2016

- Annie Duckett Hundley
 Added: Sep. 1, 2016
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