ABBOTT Asa McFarland[1]

Male 1820 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name ABBOTT Asa McFarland 
    Born 16 Nov 1820  Hartland, Windsor, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    _UID 006B4E5B79B7D6118A06444553540000EB59 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • A.M. ABBOTT
      OF
      Ustick Township, Whiteside Co IL

      A.M. Abbott is a native of the Green Mountain State, and came to Ustick in 1847, where he purchased a farm on section 32, on which he has since continued to reside. Mr. ABBOTT learned the gunsmith trade in his native State and when he settled in Ustick nailed up his sign by the road side, and being a skillful workman soon had all the work he could do, many of his customers coming a distance of over twenty miles, and some of them over thirty miles. He has always been an active and influential man in the township, and has been frequently elected to town positions. He was the first Town Clerk, holding the office some years; was Supervisor in 1855-56 and has been several terms Justice of the Peace, occupying the latter position at present. Mrs Dorcas (Noyes) ABBOTT, widow of the late Deacon Benjamin ABBOTT, and mother of Mr. ABBOTT, died at his residence February 27 1877 at the advanced age of ninety-two years. Mrs. ABBOTT was one of the old settlers of Ustick, having settled there with her husband in 1848. Deacon and Mrs. ABBOTTT were among the original members of the Congregational church at Unionville,now the First Congregational church of Morrison, Deacon ABBOTT also being one of the first trustees. At Mrs. ABBOTT'S death the last of those original members had passed away. Mrs. Phoebe DRAKE, sister of Mrs. A M ABBOTT, who died in Ustick in 1843, was the second person interred in the burial ground in Union Grove, west of Unionville.
      [Extracted from Bent & Wilson History of Whiteside County Page 472 ]
    Person ID I50072  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Nov 2005 

    Father Dea. ABBOTT Benjamin,   b. 23 Sep 1786,   d. 24 Feb 1854, Ustick, Whiteside, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother NOYES Dorcas,   b. 21 Mar 1785, Pembroke, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1877, Ustick, Whiteside, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 17 Sep 1807  Concord, Rockingham=>Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Address:
    First Congregational Church 
    • The Noyes Descendants, Vol. I says 1807.
    Family ID F3740  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family SPERRY Sarah,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 6 Dec 1846  Oquawka, Henderson, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F24344  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Nov 1820 - Hartland, Windsor, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Dec 1846 - Oquawka, Henderson, Illinois Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1701] Book-History of Whiteside County, p.472.

    2. [S106] Internet Online Homepage, http://www.iltrails.org/whiteside/bioabbott.html.

    3. [S65] Book-Noyes-The Noyes Descendants, Vol. I, p.84.

    4. [S460] Book-A Genealogical Register of the Abbot Families, CS71.A12., p.116.

    5. [S4638] Periodical-The New Hampshire Genealogical Record, 4:112.