John Abbott 5th Great Grandfather


 John Abbott

When John Abbott was born in 1754 in Halifax, Virginia, his father, Joseph, was 31 and his mother, Frances, was 30. He married Margaret Polly Lyon and they had 9 children together. He then married Lucy Myres on February 13, 1813, in Rowan, North Carolina. He died in 1839 in his hometown, having lived a long life of 85 years.

Birth of Son

  • His son Absalom Abraham was born in 1775 in Halifax, Virginia.

    Absalom Abraham Abbott    ****Our Ancestor

    1775–183

    Birth of Son

    His son Johnathon was born in 1784.

    Birth of Daughter

    His daughter Polly P was born in 1786 in Virginia.

    Polly P Abbott

    Marriage

     

    John Abbott married Margaret Polly Lyon in Halifax, Virginia, on January 15, 1788, when he was 34 years old.

    Margaret Polly Lyon

    1768–1839

    Birth of Daughter

    Sarah Abbott

    1788–1788

    Birth of Son

    Joseph Abbott

    1792–1850

    Birth of Son

    His son William was born in May 1809 in Orange, North Carolina.

    William Abbott

    1809–1886

    Birth of Daughter

    His daughter Catherine was born in 1810 in Halifax, Virginia.

    Catherine Abbott

  • Birth of Daughter

    His daughter Dianne was born in 1834 in Halifax, Virginia.

    Dianne Abbott

Death

John Abbott died in 1839 in Halifax, Virginia, when he was 85 years old.

Joshua Goode Civil war Flag

Military

John Abbott, a private from Virginia, fought for the Confederacy during the Civil War.

Military: Virginia

 

 

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