William Abbe


William Abbe

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Death 15 Feb 1928 (aged 50)
Plainfield, Union County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Scotch Plains, Union County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 130089543 View Source
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Age: 50 yrs.

S/O Cleveland Abbe & Frances Martha (Neal) Abbe
H/O Louisa Hart (Howson) Abbe (9 Jul 1880-1950); m 21 Apr 1904, Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA
F/O Frances Abbe (20 Feb 1905-1945)
F/O Charles Howson Abbe (27 Jan 1907-19 Nov 1993)
F/O Rev. William Cleveland Abbe (20 Oct 1908-1952)
F/O David Abbe (3 Jun 1911-17 Jul 1914)
F/O Medora Abbe (19 Oct 1914-Oct 1979)
F/O Louisa Constance (Abbe) Stark (20 Mar 1916-18 Oct 1991)

Death Notice, Evening Star (Washington, DC), Friday, 17 Feb 1928:

ABBE. at Plainfield, N.J., WILLIAM ABBE.

Wednesday, February 15, 1928. Funeral services at the Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church, Plainfield, Saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock. Interment private.

Subject of entry 863 of "Abbe-Abbey Genealogy/In Memory of John Abbe and his Descendants" by Cleveland Abbe & Josephine Genung Nichols, 1916:

863. WILLIAM⁹ ABBE, son of Cleveland⁸ and Frances Martha (Neal) Abbe, born in Washington, D. C., June 27, 1877; resides at 832 Webster Place, Plainfield, N. J. He was graduated from Harvard College, A.B., 1898; LL.B., Columbia, 1901; LL.M., George Washington University, 1902. He began the practice of law in 1901, and is now a patent attorney in New York City, a member of the firm of Howson and Howson, 55 Liberty Street. Married in Wayne, Pa., April 21, 1904, LOUISA HART HOWSON, born in Philadelphia, July 9, 1880, daughter of Charles and Medora (Ware) Howson.

Frances Abbe, b. Feb. 20, 1905, in Rochester, N. Y.
Charles Howson Abbe, b. Jan. 27, 1907, in Plainfield, N. J.
William Cleveland Abbe, b. Oct. 20, 1908, in Plainfield.
David Abbe, b. June 3. 1911; d. July 17, 1914, in Plainfield.
Medora Abbe, b. Oct. 19, 1914, in Plainfield.
Louisa Constance Abbe, b. March 20, 1916, in Plainfield.

Subject of entry 122,511,3 in "Robert Colgate, the immigrant: a genealogy of the New York Colgates and some associated lines" compiled by Truman Abbe and Hubert Abbe Howson, 1941.

Bio by: Earl Abbe

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 130089543
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William Abbe (27 Jun 1877–15 Feb 1928), Find a Grave Memorial ID 130089543, citing Hillside Cemetery, Scotch Plains, Union County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Earl Abbe (contributor 46843447) .