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Dr Thomas Young Aby
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Birth: Feb. 23, 1840
Mississippi, USA
Death: Dec. 24, 1905
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

Father: Samuel Hulett Aby
Mother: Sarah Ann Brown
1850 - Lived, Grand Gulf, Claiborne Co, MS
1856-57 - Student, University of Virginia,
Charlottesville, VA (from New Orleans, LA)
05/26/1861 - Enlisted, 1st Co, Washington
Artillery Battalion [LA], New Orleans, LA
05/26/1861 - Pvt., Washington Artillery
Battalion [LA]
08/06/1861 - Promoted to Cpl., Washington
Artillery Battalion [LA]
10/22/1861 - Promoted to Sgt., Washington
Artillery Battalion [LA]
06/00/1862 - Sgt., Washington Artillery
Battalion [LA]
07/19/1862 - Promoted to 1st Sgt.,
Washington Artillery Battalion [LA]
01/01/1863 - 1st Sgt., 1st Co, Washington
Artillery Battalion [LA]
01/31/1863 - Passed Army Board of Medical
Examination for Asst. Surgeon position
01/31/1863 - Ordered to report to the
Washington Artillery [AL]
02/01/1863 - Asst. Surgeon, Washington
Artillery Battalion [LA], camp near
Chesterfield Depot, Caroline Co, VA
06/10/1863 - Appointed Asst. Surgeon,
Provisional Army of the Confederate States,
to rank from 01/31/1863
06/00/1863 - Asst. Surgeon, Washington
Artillery Battalion [LA], Chambersburg, PA
07/03/1863 - "Left with the wounded,
Gettysburg, Pa."
07/05/1863 - Captured, Gettysburg, PA
08/09/1863 - On list of prisoners of war
received at Fort Monroe, Va., from Baltimore,
MD and sent to Fort Norfolk, VA, for
confinement until further orders
08/10/1863 - Prisoner of war sent from
Fort Norfolk, VA, to Fort McHenry, MD
10/10/1863 - Escaped from Fort McHenry,
MD [He was not confined with other
prisoners.]
12/18/1863 - Returned "from special duty
with the wounded, Gettysburg, Pa."
01/30/1864 - Confirmed as Asst. Surgeon,
by the Confederate States Senate
02/00/1864 - Asst. Surgeon, Washington
Artillery Battalion [LA], Petersburg, VA
07/25/1864 - Served on Army Board of
Medical Examination
09/01/1864 - Asst. Surgeon, Washington
Artillery Battalion [LA], Army of Northern
Virginia, near Petersburg, VA
02/00/1865 - Asst. Surgeon, Washington
Artillery Battalion [LA], near Petersburg, VA
04/00/1865 - Paroled by the U.S. Army,
Lynchburg, VA
1866 - M.D. degree, University of Louisiana,
Medical Department, New Orleans, LA
(from Monroe, LA)
1870 - Practiced medicine, Monroe,
Ouachita Parish, LA
01/17/1871 - Married, Margaret L. Boland,
Orleans Parish, LA (she died in 1882)
1874,1880,1886,1890,1893 - Practiced
medicine, Monroe, Ouachita Parish, LA
1880-1885 - Louisiana State Senator
12/16/1884 - Married, Emily Turney
1885 - Mayor, Monroe, Ouachita Parish, LA
1898 - Acting Asst. Surgeon, U.S. Army,
Spanish-American War
1903 - Practiced medicine, Quarantine,
Plaquemines Parish, LA
12/24/1905 - Died, New Orleans, Orleans
Parish, LA (cause: cerebral hemorrhage)

Note: Significant information for this biography was supplied by Bob Krick.

This biographical sketch is from:
Hambrecht, F.T. & Koste, J.L., Biographical
register of physicians who served the
Confederacy in a medical capacity.
12/20/2012. Unpublished database.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Margaret L Boland Aby (1837 - 1882)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lafayette Cemetery Number 1
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
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Record added: Dec 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102402031
Dr Thomas Young Aby
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 Added: May. 3, 2016

- Anne Wyatt
 Added: Dec. 21, 2013
member of Henry Watkins Allen Camp #182, United Confederate Veterans, Monroe, La
- Lest We Forget
 Added: Apr. 12, 2013
 
 
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