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 Martha Jane <I>Kent</I> Abbott

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Martha Jane Kent Abbott

  • Birth 4 Aug 1856 Kirksville, Adair County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 1 Oct 1928 Harrington, Lincoln County, Washington, USA
  • Burial Harrington, Lincoln County, Washington, USA
  • Memorial ID 41177666

Martha Kent Abbott, 72, was born at Kirksville, MO, Aug 4, 1856 and died at her home on the farm some 10 miles northwest of Harrington on Monday, Oct 1, 1928. She was united in marriage with I. C. Abbott at Kirksville, MO, April 5, 1873, and to this union were born 12 children, all of who survive her except one son, John, who died in infancy. They are: Newton of Salem, OR; Viola Dover of Detroit, MI; Julia Rupert of Rice, WA; Samuel of Bushyhead, OK; George, R. V., Charles, Walter and Jim of Harrington; William of Edgerly, LA; and Martin of Spokane, WA. Besides her husband and children, she leaves 24 grandchildren and 2 gr-grandchildren. The funeral was conducted by the Rev. Ernest A. Allin at the Community Congregational Church at Harrington, Wednesday afternoon and interment under direction of Mortician J. E. Turner was in Harrington Cemetery. Mrs. Abbott reared a fine family, filled a worthy place in the world in her time, was a loving wife and mother, a good friend and neighbor.

Oct 5, 1928


father: John D. Kent born abt 1819 in Ohio
mother: Amanda Rogers born abt 1819 in Kentucky

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  • Maintained by: Judie
  • Originally Created by: Donna Lyle Alumbaugh
  • Added: 26 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41177666
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Jane Kent Abbott (4 Aug 1856–1 Oct 1928), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41177666, citing Hillcrest Cemetery, Harrington, Lincoln County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Judie (contributor 47060920) .