Abner Scovill

Portage, Livingston County, New York, USA
Death 15 Oct 1853 (aged 29)
Waupaca, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 123313230 · View Source
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Abner Scovill, second born child of Warren Scovill and Emiline Bellamy Scovill, was born in Portage, NY on Jan. 19, 1824. His siblings included: Adeline, Willoughby, Willard, Sarah, Chauncey, Myron, Lyman and Betsy.

Abner married Diantha Perkins, daughter of Chester and Salinda (Chase) Perkins. They had one child, Abby D. Scovill (Love Rogers).

Abner was killed in a hunting accident at the age of 29 years, 8 months, and 26 days. His daughter Abby was only a few months old at the time and eventually lived with her grandparents, Chester and Salinda. No record of where Abner was buried has been found nor that of his wife, Diantha, but their last known location was Dayton Township, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Probate records for Abner indicate that a coffin was made and the grave dug but no mention of location.

Blessed be his memory!

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Gravesite Details Abby Scovill Love Rogers FAG # 121104938//Abner's mother remarried to Thomas Spencer Jr.


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  • Added: 12 Jan 2014
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