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
His son Johnathon was born in 1784.
His daughter Polly P was born in 1786 in Virginia.
Polly P Abbott
John Abbott married Margaret Polly Lyon in Halifax, Virginia, on January 15, 1788, when he was 34 years old.
Margaret Polly Lyon
15 Jan 1788 • Maresville, Halifax, Virginia, USA
His son William was born in May 1809 in Orange, North Carolina.
His daughter Catherine was born in 1810 in Halifax, Virginia.
1810 • Halifax, Virginia, USA
His daughter Dianne was born in 1834 in Halifax, Virginia.
1834 • Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, USA
John Abbott died in 1839 in Halifax, Virginia, when he was 85 years old.
John Abbott, a private from Virginia, fought for the Confederacy during the Civil War.