William Abney

Born:Aug 12 1757 In:  Albemarle Parish, Surrey Co., VA
Died:Jan 31 1845 (at age 87)In:  Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA
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Amelia Abney (born Graves)
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Elizabeth Abney
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Dicey Abney
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Charles Abney
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William Abney
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Jane Abney
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Rebecca Mary "Polly" Clark (born Abney)
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David Abney
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Milly Abney
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Sarah Abney
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Elisha Abney
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Joshua Abney
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Judith A Clark (born Graves)
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Amanda Abney
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America Abney
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Andrew Jackson Abney
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Elijah Abney
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Jonathan Abney
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Abraham Abney
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Cassandra Abney (born Meredith)
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William Abney signed a statement in the Rev. War pension request of James Chasteen that they had served in the same regiments.

Refn: JoeHardiman

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From the papers in pension claim W. 1202

William Abney enlisted in Albemarle Co., VA in 1776 0r 1777 and served three years as a private in Captains John Roberts' and James Purvis' Company, Colonel Francis Taylor's Virginia Regiment. He enlisted again and served two years and two months in Captain Le Brun's Company, Colonel Armand's Corp, and was at the Siege of York.

He was allowed pension on his application executed September 7, 1818, while living in Rockcastle County, KY, aged 61 years. He died January 31, 1845.

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"Marriages--Virginia to 1800"

Virginia

Amherst County

Abney, William married Graves, Milley on 19 Dec 1785 in Amherst County, Virginia

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"Marriages--Kentucky to 1850"

Kentucky

Estill County

Abney, William married Clark, Judith on 29 Jul 1811 in Estill County, Kentucky

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THE KENTUCKY LAND GRANTS

Volume 1

Part 1

CHAPTER VI KENTUCKY LAND WARRANTS (1816-1873)

THE COUNTIES OF KENTUCKY

page 460

Grantee: Abney, William

Acres: 100

Book: L

Page: 369

Date Survey: 7-17-1822

County: Rockcastle

Watercourse: Brush Cr

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THE KENTUCKY LAND GRANTS

Volume 1

Part 1

CHAPTER VI KENTUCKY LAND WARRANTS (1816-1873)

THE COUNTIES OF KENTUCKY

page 460

Grantee: Abney, Wm

Acres: 50

Book: V

Page: 491

Date Survey: 1-21-1824

County: Rockcastle

Watercourse: Brush Cr

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Revolutionary War Records VIRGINIA

SECTION III

(21) Virginia Military Land Warrants

6587 Abney, William Private 3 years

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William ABNEY

Sex: M

Marriage(s):

Spouse: Amelia Or Milly GRAVES

Marriage: 19 Dec 1785

Amherst, Virginia

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Batch number: 8610802

Sheet: 99

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IGI Record

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William ABNEY

Sex: M

Marriage(s):

Spouse: Judith Or Judah CLARK

Marriage: 29 Jul 1811

Estill, Kentucky

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Batch number: 8610802

Sheet: 99

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1810 Census - Estill Co.

This was copied from the 1810 Estill Co. Census. If you have any questions,

feel free to ask me. I can't guarantee more info than is presented here.

I can be contacted at jelam@mindspring.com and my mailing address is listed

below:Jennifer Elam503 Stonehenge DriveMt. Juliet, TN 37122615-754-0827

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Abney, William 21201 22010

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