John Abbott Family Genealogy

Jane Francis Abbott & George W. Meeteer

JANE FRANCIS ABBOTT

aka: Jennie
Born: 25 Oct 1842 - Lynnville, Morgan County, Illinois
Died: 25 Nov 1911 - Gilbirds, Brown County, Illinois - Age 69 - Obituary
Burial: West Side Cemetery Versailles, Brown County, Illinois - Find A Grave Memorial #36437760 & #29835431

Baptism: Trinity Church of Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois Protestant Episcopal Church
1843 May 21 Abbott, Louisa Jane child of John & Emma Abbott - "Then, at Mound Meadow"

Marriage 1: George W. Meeteer - 02 Dec 1862
  Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 17631900
  MEITIER, GEORGE W   ABBOTT, JANE F  Date: 1862-12-02  Vol. Page 0124 Lic. No.2123 County: SCOTT               
Children:
        Clara Belle Meeteer
        Alice Mae Meeteer
        Clarence W. Meeteer
        Blanche Meeteer
        Horace G. Meeteer
        Grace V. Meeteer

Marriage 2: Laban S. Babbitt - 01 Jun 1878
  Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 17631900
  BABBITT, L S   METEER, JENNIE F (MRS)  Date: 1878-06-01  Vol. C Page 139 Lic. No.2268 County: BRWON
From Pat Finnegan re: Laban S. Babbitt: He was admitted to the Danville, IL Home for Disabled Soldiers on Aug 19, 1899. He died in 1914 and is buried on the Home property.

Children:
        Mabel E. Babbitt Abbott

Parents: John Abbott & Emma Mason

GEORGE W. MEETEER

Born: 1838
Died: Aug 12, 1877 - Ohio - Obituary
Burial: West Side Cemetery Versailles, Brown County, Illinois - Find A Grave Memorial #29835287
Occupation: RR Express Agent And Postmaster Gilbirdsport, IL

Father: George B. Meeteer ( - 1869) & Unkown
Burial: South Side Cemetery, Versailles, Brown County, Illinois - Find A Grave Memorial #48252715

CENSUS

1930 CENSUS Los Angeles County, California
 Horace G. Mateer
 Mary R. Mateer spouse
1910 CENSUS - Brown County, Illinois
 Alice    Halk    Age 41
 George   Halk    Age 18
 Jennie   Babbitt Age 68
 Clarence Mateer  Age 39
 Horace   Mateer  Age 35 
1850 CENSUS Scott, Illinois Division: Village of Naples Reel No: 128 Page No: 60
 22  396  406 ABBOTT   John     50   M    Grocer     600  England
 23  396  406 ABBOTT   Emma     46   F                    England
 24  396  406 ABBOTT   John H.  22   M    Engineer        England
 25  396  406 ABBOTT   Cato     20   M    Tailor          England
 26  396  406 ABBOTT   Emily    18   F                    England
 27  396  406 ABBOTT   Jane     14   F                       IL
 28  396  406 ABBOTT   Henry     9   M                       IL
 29  396  406 ABBOTT   Sarah     5   F                       IL
 30  396  406 ABBOTT   Ella      3   F                       IL
 31  396  406 ABBOTT   Henry    48   M     Shoe Maker     England
  Source: http://www.rootsweb.com/~ilmaga/census-scott1850/censindx.htm

DESCENDANT REPORT

Jane (Jennie) Francis Abbott (25 Oct 1842 - 25 Nov 1911) & George W. Meeteer (1838 - 12 Aug 1877)
	Clara Belle Meeteer (16 Oct 1863 -  29 Oct 1864) 
	Alice Mae Meeteer (22 Sep 1866 - 16 May 1921) & Samuel Halk (1858 - 18 Dec 1891)
		George Meeteer Halk (31 Jul 1891 - 27 Dec 1933) & Nellie Ann Lawson (1 Jul 1888 - 24 Dec 1964)
			Marilyn Janet Halk (1922 - ) & William Arthur Green (1903 - 1963)
				Patricia Michelle Green & Raymond Michael Finnegan
					Male Finnegan 
	Clarence W. Meeteer (1868 - 24 Jul 1952) & Jennie Bedingfield (1870-1921)
		Irma Meeteer (25 Apr 1893 - 27 Jan 1969) & Forest Albert Clark (14 Nov 1890 - 29 Apr 1955)
	Blanche Meeteer (01 Jan 1871 - 13 Dec 1887)
	Horace G. Meeteer (21 Jan 1873 - 19 Nov 1941) & Mary R. Herrod (06 Jun 1880 - 11 Jul 1968)
	Grace V. Meeteer (14 Jul 1875 - 13 Dec 1951) & Albert J. Patton ( - 01 Jan 1936)
Jane (Jennie) Francis Abbott (25 Oct 1842 - 25 Nov 1911) & Laban S. Babbitt ( - 1914)
	Mabel E. Babbitt (1879 - 1960) & Chareles E. Abbott

Clara Belle Meeteer

CLARA BELLE MEETEER

Born: 16 Oct 1863
Died: 29 Oct 1864 - Age: 1yr, 6 months, 19 days
Burial: Naples Cemetery, Naples Illinois
          Source: http://www.rootsweb.com/~ilscott/cemeteries/Naples.txt
Tombstone Image-1974

Alice Mae Meeteer & Samuel Halk

ALICE MAE MEETEER

Born: 22 Sep 1866 - Gilbirds, Brown County, Illinois
Died: 16 May 1921 Brown County, Illinois - Age 54 - Obituary
Burial: West Side Cemetery Versailles, Brown County, Illinois

Death Record Illinois Statewide Death Index, 19161950:
HALK ALICE MAE F/W UNK Cert#: 0014099 DOD: 1921-05-16 County: BROWN City: MT STERLING Filed: 21-05-18
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Marriage: Samuel Halk - 18 Dec 1890
  Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 17631900
  HALK, SAMUEL   MEETEER, ALICE  Date: 1890-12-18  Vol.1A Page 137 Lic. No.1654 County: BROWN               

SAMUEL HALK

Born: 1858
Died: 18 Dec 1891
Burial: West Side Cemetery Versailles, Brown County, Illinois

Children:
        George Meeteer Halk
        Born: 31 Jul 1891 - Quincy, Adams County, Illinois
        Died: 27 Dec 1933 - Richmond Hts, Clay, Missouri
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        Marriage: Nellie Ann Lawson - 14 Feb 1914
        Born: 1 Jul 1888 - Baylis, Pike County, Illinois
        Died: 24 Dec 1964 - Baylis, Pike County, Illinois

Clarence W. Meeteer & Jennie "Briggs" Bedingfield

CLARENCE W. MEETEER

Born: 1868 - Gilbirds, Brown County, Illinois
Died: 24 Jul 1952
Burial: Mt. Sterling City Cemetery Mt. Sterling, Illinois

Marriage: Mrs. Jennie Bedingfield

JENNIE "BRIGGS" BEDINGFIELD

Born: 1870
Died: 1921
Burial: Mt. Sterling City Cemetery Mt. Sterling, Illinois

Children:
        (Clarence's step-daughter): Irma Meeteer (25 Apr 1893 - 27 Jan 1969) & Forest Albert Clark (14 Nov 1890 - 29 Apr 1955)
Birth: Goldie Irma Bedingfield - 25 Apr 1893 - Chapin, Morgan County, Illinois
Parents: Charles H. Bedingfield & Jennie T. Briggs - 06/05/1892 - D/68 5550 Morgan County, IL
Marriage: Forest Albert Clark - 25 April 1916 Adams County, Illinois
Burial: Mt. Sterling City Cemetery Mt. Sterling, Illinois
Notes: Forest Albert Clark - Illinois Pfc Sup Co. 346 Inf., WWI

Blanche Meeteer

BLANCHE MEETEER

Born: 1 Jan 1871 - Gilbirds, Brown County, Illinois
Died: 13 Dec 1887 - Age 16
Burial: West Side Cemetery Versailles, Brown County, Illinois

From Pat Finnegan: Blanche Meeteer's death as described in Versailles newspaper: "Blanche Meeteer was cleaning her yard during the first week in November, 1887, when she met with a serious accident. She raked a pile of leaves together and set them on fire. Her clothes caught fire and she started to run, making things worse. Her mother and younger brother and sister came to her rescue, but her clothes were consumed by the flames. She died on December 13, 1887 , at 16 years, 11 months and 13 days of age."

Horace G. Meeteer & Mary R. Herrod

HORACE G. MEETEER

Born: 21 Jan 1873 - Illinois
Died: 19 Nov 1941 - Los Angeles, Califonia
Burial: unk
Marriage: Mary Herrod - Jun 1900
  Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 17631900
  METEER, HORACE   HERROD, MARY  Date: 1919-06-00  Vol.2 Page 145 Lic. No.5773  County: BROWN               
  California Death Records
  MEETEER HORACE G. DOB: 01/21/1880  Mother's Maiden Name: ABBOTT  Father's Last: MEETEER
  Sex: M  Birth Place: ILLINOIS  Death Place: LOS ANGELES(19) Death Date: 11/19/1941 Age: 61 yrs 

MARY HERROD

Born: 06 Jun 1880
Died: 01 Jul 1968 - Red Bluff, Tehama County, California - Age 88
Burial: Sunset Hill Cemetery, Corning, Tehama County, California - Find A Grave Memorial #8721300

  California Death Records
  MEETEER  MARY  R. DOB: 06/06/1880  Mother's Maiden Name: BROWN  SS# 560-70-2650 
  Sex: F  Birth Place: OHIO  Death Place: TEHAMA Death Date: 07/11/1968 Age: 88 yrs 
  Social Security Death Index
  MARY MEETEER  Birth: 06 Jun 1880 Death: Jul 1968  Last Residence: 96080 (Red Bluff, Tehama, CA)
  SSN 560-70-2650 Issued: California

Grace V. Meeteer & Albert J. Patton

GRACE V. MEETEER

Born: 14 Jul 1875 - Gilbirds, Brown County, Illinois
Died: 13 Dec 1951 - Age 76
Burial: West Side Cemetery Versailles, Brown County, Illinois

Marriage: Albert J. Patton

- 08 Mar 1895
  Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 17631900
  PATTON, ALBERT J.  METEER, GRACE V. Date: 1895-03-08  County: MACON               

ALBERT J. PATTON

Born:
Died: 01 Jan 1936 - Quincy, Adams County, Illinois - Age 65
Burial:

  Death Record Illinois Statewide Death Index, 19161950:
  PATTON  ALBERT  J. M/W Y-65 Cert#: 0000027 DOD: 1936-01-01 County: ADAMS City: QUINCY

Mabel E. Babbitt & Charles E. Abbott

MABEL E. BABBITT

Born: 29 Jun 1879
Died: 13 Dec 1960 - Age 81
Burial: West Side Cemetery Versailles, Brown County, Illinois

Marriage: Charles E. Abbott

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