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Pvt Paul Abner Abney

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Pvt Paul Abner Abney

  • Birth 1745 Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 15 Jun 1815 Jackson County, Tennessee, USA
  • Burial Harco, Saline County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 56825534

During the American Rev. War, Pvt. Paul Abney enlisted in the 14th Virginia Continental Line in December 1777 at Charlottesville, Albemarle Co., VA. As a private he served seven years. He was engaged in the Battles of Brandywine, Eutaw Springs, Sand Hill & Guilford Courthouse.

He married Rhoda Norman March 1785 in Greenville, SC near where his father lived.

He was the son of Paul & Isabella Abney and grandson of Dannett & Mary Lee Abney of Albemarle Co., VA.

He died June 15, 1815 in Jackson Co., TN but a memorial marker was placed in Illinois with his family.
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Most of the descendant information for Paul & Rhoda came from Don Abney of Kelowna, Canada and his book "Paul & Rhoda Abney and The Abneys of Southern Illionis". This information was compiled and researched by Don and Ella Abney.


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In Memory of Paul Abner
Revolutionary Soldier
Died 1815
Wounded at Brandywine


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  • Maintained by: Robert Abney
  • Originally Created by: Bradley Hutson
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56825534
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Paul Abner Abney (1745–15 Jun 1815), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56825534, citing Brushy Cemetery, Harco, Saline County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Robert Abney (contributor 48473675) .