Esther <I>Jackson</I> Abernathy

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Esther Jackson Abernathy

  • Birth 1898 Tennessee, USA
  • Death 1972 Tennessee, USA
  • Burial Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee, USA
  • Memorial ID 6747735

Esther Jackson was born in 1898 the youngest daughter of James and Frances "Fannie" Jackson of Nolensville, Tennessee where James had established the town's sawmill. She worked as a teacher for many years. In 1924 she became the wife of Sidney Guy Abernathy, a native of Dyer County, Tennessee. Guy and Esther met and married in Columbia, Tennessee. They were soon blessed with the birth of a daughter, Evelyn, followed by two sons, Sidney Guy Abernathy Jr. and William Jackson Abernathy. In 1930 the family is listed as living on Jackson Highway in District 9 of Maury County, Tennessee. They have two children in the household with them - Evelyn age 5 years, 8 months and Sidney Jr., age 1 year, 3 months. Esther died in 1972 and was buried in the Rose Hill Cemetery in Columbia, Tennessee.

Family Members



"1898 - 1979"





  • Maintained by: Mary Bob McClain
  • Originally Created by: Rick L. Gray
  • Added: 3 Sep 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6747735
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Esther Jackson Abernathy (1898–1972), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6747735, citing Rose Hill Cemetery, Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Mary Bob McClain (contributor 46546099) .