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 William Warren Abbey

William Warren Abbey

Birth
Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
Death 9 Nov 1902 (aged 88)
Burial Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 54205810 · View Source
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WILLIAM WARREN ABBEY, son of Asaph and Ruth (Hollister) Abbey, born October 18, 1814 (Portland, CT). As early as 1840 he was Captain of a Rifle Company and he was instrumental in raising Company H of the 25th Connecticut Volunteers, serving a year at the front as Captain. He was living at South Glastonbury, in 1899; died November 9, 1902.

Married (1) SOPHRONIA TRYON, born about 1816 (Portland, CT); died July 10, 1837, aged 21; buried in Portland, Conn.

Married (2) December 25, 1838, EMILY ANDREWS, born May 26, 1817 (Portland, CT); died October 13, 1848j daughter of Daniel and Laura (Stevens) Andrews of South Glastonbury. She is buried in Portland.

Married (3) August 7, 1849, CHARLOTTE TAYLOR, born May 8, 1822 (Portland, CT).

Child by first wife
1 - Sophronia Abbey, b. Feb. 4, 1837; m. March 27, 1855, William Wilfred West, b. Aug. 7, 1834, son of Brackett Mortimer and Mary Ann (Stocking) West of East Hampton, Conn. Children : i. Sylvester, m. and has two sons in Seattle ; ii. Lily.

Children by second wife
1 - William Henry Abbey, b. Oct. 27, 1840 ; m. Josephine A. E. Smith.

2 - George Clark Abbey, b. Oct. 14, 1843; Hves in Brooklyn, Ohio; m. Mary Bartlett. Child : Bessie, m. .

3 - Julia Frances Abbey, b. Aug. 29, 1847 ; lives in Wellsville, Ohio ; m. John Catlett.
Children, living in Wellsville : i. Albert, m. and has a child ; ii. Fred, m. , graduate of Harvard, lives in Seattle.

Children by third wife
1 - Emily A. Abbey, b. Aug. 18, 1851 ; d. Nov. 17, 1851, buried in Portland.
2 - Frank R. Abbey, b. Sept. 20, 1852; d. Sept. 2, 1854, buried in Portland.
3 - Cora E. Abbey, b. July 18, 1854; m. Rowland Hollister, had one child, who died.
4 - Francis Abbey, b. Sept. 20, 1856; d. ; m. Alice . Child: Fred, m. and has one child.



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  • Created by: C Greer
  • Added: 28 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54205810
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Warren Abbey (18 Oct 1814–9 Nov 1902), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54205810, citing Portland Burying Ground, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by C Greer (contributor 47180683) .