Herbert S Abernathy

Male 1869 - 1950  (80 years)


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  • Name Herbert S Abernathy  [1
    Born 23 May 1869  Grant County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Jan 1950  Lake Geneva, Walworth County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Marengo City Cemetery Marengo, Henry County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1530  Abernathy, David and Ann Liles
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2013 

    Father Abraham Chrisman Abernathy,   b. 1834, Grant County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1920  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Mary Butler,   b. 29 Apr 1838, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1910, Grant County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 04 Mar 1865  Grant County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F115  Group Sheet

    Family Emma Lee McKinsey,   b. 28 Oct 1873, Dry Ridge, Grant County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1933, Bonus, Boone County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1895  Grant County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Cecil Abernathy,   b. Jun 1893, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Olga R Abernathy,   b. Jul 1895, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1979, Genoa, Dekalb County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
    +3. Robert Lyle Abernathy,   b. 30 Dec 1897, Dry Ridge, Grant County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1966, East Jordan, Charlevoix County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     4. Son Abernathy,   b. 01 Dec 1900, Dry Ridge, Grant County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Albert Hayes Abernathy,   b. 10 Jul 1902, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1997, Belvidere, Boone County, lllinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     6. Guy C Abernathy,   b. 28 Apr 1904, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1975, McHenry County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     7. Harold Ray Abernathy,   b. 1907, Paw Paw, Lee County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1937, Bonus, Boone County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     8. Lucille Abernathy,   b. 26 Jan 1912, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1988, McHenry County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +9. Laverne Abernathy,   b. 17 Dec 1913, McHenry County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1989, Poplar Grove, Boone County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2013 
    Family ID F130  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 May 1869 - Grant County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Mar 1895 - Grant County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Jan 1950 - Lake Geneva, Walworth County, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Marengo City Cemetery Marengo, Henry County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1870 Census Grant County, Kentucky
      1880 Census Grant County, Kentucky
      1900 Census West Dry Ridge, Grant, Kentucky as H ABERNATHY
      1910 Census Wyoming, Lee, Illinois as Herbert R ABERNATHY
      1920 Census Marengo, McHenry, Illinois as Herbert ABERNATHY
      1930 Census Bonus, Boone, Illinois as Herbert ABERNATHY
      1940 Census Bonus, Boone, Illinois as Herbert I ABERNATHY; widowed
    • OBITUARY: Sycamore True Republican newspaper (Sycamore, Illinois). Friday, January 13, 1950 "H.S. ABERNATHY DIES IN SHARON, WIS." Funeral services were held Thursday morning at 10 o'clock at the Funeral Home in Sharon, Wis., and later, at 2 p.m. at the Baptist church in Marengo for Herbert S. Abernathy, 80, of Sharon, Wis., who passed away Monday evening at Lakeland hospital in Elkhorn, Wis., where he had been a patient since suffering a stroke a week ago. Burial was in the Marengo cemetery. He was born May 23, 1869, near Dry Ridge, Ky. For a number of years he operated a farm north of Garden Prairie, where his wife, the former Emma McKenzie died in 1933. He had farmed for the past eight years, near Sharon, Wis. He was a member of the Baptist church. Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Cecil Brock of Hampshire, Mrs. Olga Echternach of Genoa and Miss Lucille Abernathy of Elkhorn, Wis., four sons, Lyle of Marengo, Albert of Belvidere, Guy and Laverne at home. There are also 18 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Her death record indicates that Emma Lee McKenzie Abernathy was born Oct 28, 1873 at Dry Ridge, Kentucky a daughter of Robert McKenzie and Jane Price. Emma died Feb 14, 1933 at Marengo, Illinois.


      From Kevin Bacon July 2013

  • Sources 
    1. [S134] Sutton e-mail, Ellyn Sutton, (2002).

    2. [S134] Sutton e-mail, Ellyn Sutton, (2002), Grant Co. Marriages.


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