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JOHN ABBOTT





Born: Feb 16, about 1760 Dorchester, Maryland

Died: 1836, buried in Grandview Cemetery, Bloomfield, Greene County, Indiana
Has Goverement marker.

Service: Enlisted June 1, 1781, while a resident of Guilford County, NC service as private in Capt William LITTLE's Company, Col DIXON'S NC Regt and in Capt RUDOLPHS'S company, Col LEE'S Regt.
Was in the Battles of Eutaw Springs and Dorchester, SC and was discharged in 1782.

Pension: Claim S 32089; I.A.R. no 26748; May 12,1834

Married: Margaret Williams

Children:

Allumba (Allenby):

Sarah - married 1804 Obediah MARTIN

Priscillia: born Nov 16, 1785 married Sept 3, 1804 John LEMON/LEMMON died July 10, ___

Elizabeth "Betsy": married April 3, 1806 to Barth/Barthlomew OSBURN

Rebecca : married Sept 1, 1808 Joseph SHORT

Mary "Polly": married April 20, 1809 Thomas OSBURNE Sr

George: married Mar 22, 1811 Nancy NOBLE

Margaret "Peggy": married Oct 25, 1811 James BARNARD/BARNETT

Mary Ann: married Dec 1816 to Mark CLARK

Information by DAR and Mrs William COGSWELL, Bloomington, Indiana

Directions to GRANDVIEW CEMETERY:

Anyone with information on this patriot please email Stephen D Franklin


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