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Abner Linwood “John” Tippett

  • Birth 1822 Georgia, USA
  • Death 5 Mar 1877 Hawkinsville, Pulaski County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Hawkinsville, Pulaski County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 70602283

Son of William John & Susan Tippett.

On 02May1847 in Georgia, he married Cyntha S. Whaley, daughter of Maj. John K. Whaley a native of N.C.

In the 1850 census Dooly Co., Georgia, living with his family are his widowed mother and younger brother.

He and Cynthia had at least 8 children. Their residence was located 3 miles from Hawkinsville, Ga. Their children include children: Nancy Susan, Rebecca E., John L. , Marion , Mary J. , Martha A. , William Abner , Sarah Lucy, & Charles Hardy.

Obit. published in Hawkinsville Dispatch lists him as an Attorney, Obituary dated Thursday Morning, 8 Mar 1877 states he was buried at Orange Hill Cemetery with Masons of the Mount Hope Lodge being in charge at his grave side.

Note: in some records he is listed as A. S. Tippett.

Vol 8, #20, Thursday Morning, 14 May 1874
Obituary, Pages 52 & 53.
Maj. John K. Whaley, age 75 yrs., died on Tuesday evening, 12th instant, at the residence of Mr. A. L. Tippett three miles from Hawkinsville. Maj. Whaley was a native of North Carolina but moved to Georgia at the age of eighteen and settled in Wilkinson County., where he married about 57 years ago. A few years afterward he moved to Sumter County and six years later to Pulaski County where he had lived for nearly 30 years. A short while before the he moved to Hamilton County, Florida, and in 1872 returned to this County. He is survived by his wife. He was buried at Antioch Church on Wednesday afternoon.
Find A Grave Memorial# 87259748
His daughter Rebecca E. Tippett married George T. Woods on 1 February 1870 in Pulaski Co., GA.

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  • Created by: R L Snyder
  • Added: 30 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 70602283
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Abner Linwood “John” Tippett (1822–5 Mar 1877), Find A Grave Memorial no. 70602283, citing Orange Hill Cemetery, Hawkinsville, Pulaski County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by R L Snyder (contributor 47176994) .