John Abbott Family Genealogy

John H. Abbott & Almina Sellers

JOHN HAMILTON ABBOTT

Born: Sep 1827 - Dewsbury, Yorkshire County, England
Died: 8 Aug 1910 - Milton, Pike County, Illinois - Age 83
Burial: Green Pond Cemetery - Montezuma, Pike County Illinois - Find A Grave Memorial #36443052
Tombstone Image - note from Donna Rohwedder:
"3 iron post marked the graves in 1974 & 1989, in 2002 post no longer there, graves unmarked."

Marriage 1: Sarah Ann Eckels - Morgan County, Illinois 7/25/1856 Vol/Page: B/113 Lic: 3524

Marriage 2: Almina Sellers - Naples, Scott County, Illinois 7/26/1858 Vol/Page: /0101 Lic: 1749
Children:
        Cato Abbott
        Emma Abbott
        Charles W. Abbott
        John Milton Abbott
        Augustus Washington Abbott
        Ella Abbott
        Horace Abbott
        Robert Henry Abbott
        Ernest Abbott

Parents: John Abbott & Emma Mason

John Milton ABBOTT 
Christening: 4 Nov 1827  Dewsbury, Yorkshire, England 
  	Father:  John ABBOTT 	
	Mother:  Emma 	
Batch No: C009052  Dates: 1813-1847  Source Call No. 0990587 -589 Printout Call No. 6909680 Type: Film
Bishop's transcripts, 1600-1853  Church of England. Parish Church of Dewsbury (Yorkshire)
Source: http://www.familysearch.org/ FamilySearch International Genealogical Index v4.02  British Isles

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John H. Abbott & son Horace
John & Horace Abbott

ALMINA SELLERS

Alternate Spelling: Elmina
Born: 18 Nov 1830 Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
Died: 14 May 1918 Pearl, Illinois - Age 87 - Obituary
Burial: Green Pond Cemetery Montezuma, Pike County Illinois - Find A Grave Memorial #36437499
Tombstone Image - note from Donna Rohwedder:
"3 iron post marked the graves in 1974 & 1989, in 2002 post no longer there, graves unmarked."

Marriage 1: Thomas P. Rote - Scott County, Illinois - 07/10/1846 Vol/Page: /0055 Lic: 490

Parents: Charles SELLERS & Matilda FARTHING - Both born in Virginia
Notes: Matilda Farthing Sellers Marriage 2: Samuel OSBURN (Osborne) - Morgan County - 08/21/1838 - Vol/Page: 00B/0014 Lic: 0399

Grandparents: Howell SELLERS (Mar 1762 - 1842) born in Chatham, North Carolina & Unkown
Notes: Howell Sellers served in the Revolutionary War under Captain Arthur Simplins. He had enlisted at age 14 (1776)

Grandparents: Solomon FARTHING (abt 1777 - 1861) Born: Pittsylvania Co, Va Died: Scott County, Illinois
& Mildred WATSON b: in Chatham, Viginia

G-Grandparents: Richard FARTHING b: 8 APR 1735 Grisell WATSON b: 1740 ABT in Louisa Co, Viginia
Notes: Richard Joel Farthing - 2nd Lt. - Revolutionary War
Source: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=toddcountyky&id=I5108

E-mail Correspondence from Dan Sellers 2001
Dan's Sellers Website Link #1
Dan's Sellers Website Link #2

ALMINA'S SIBLINGS

SOLOMON SELLERS
Born: 1833 - Tennessee
Died: 29 Feb 1916 - Bluffs, Scott County, Illinois

Death Record Illinois Statewide Death Index, 19161950:
SELLARS SOLOMAN  M/W UNK Cert#: 0035552 DOD: 1916-02-29 County: SCOTT City: BLUFFS Filed: 16-02-29
Marriage: Martha Jane Duvall - Scott County, Illinois - 10/14/1856 Vol/Page: /0089 Lic: 1549

Children:
        James A Sellers & Carrie Apple - Scott County, Illinois - 10/20/1887 Vol/Page: 00B/0178 Lic: 4775
        Mary M. Sellers
        Thomas Sellers
        Milton Sellers
        Jesse Sellers

MILTON SELLERS
Born: 25 Jun 1834 - Robertson County, Tennessee
Died: 23 Feb 1905 - Adams County, Illinois - Age 70

Marriage 1: Mathilda Aldridge - Scott County, Illinois - 03/04/1855 Vol/Page: /0081 Lic: 1394

Marriage 2: Lodana Adkins - Scott County, Illinois - 02/05/1889 Vol/Page: 00B/0229 Lic: 4976

Children:
        Leanna J. Sellers aka Josephine (22 Nov 1857 - 19 June 1887) & Jacob Fulks
            Married: Scott County, Illinois - 10/12/1871 Vol/Page: /0181 Lic: 3460
        Charles A. Sellers
        Mary Sellers
        William Sellers
        George Sellers (26 June 1868 - 12 July 1943) & Carrie Dunn (1865 - 18 Apr 1927)
            Married: Sep.12, 1888 - Mt. Sterling, Brown County. Illinois
        Nellie May Sellers & William R. Rowland - May 18,1888 - Scott County, Illinois
        Jacob Sellers

Notes: Milton Sellers - Civil War Company I, 129th Regiment, Illinois Infantry
Transcribed Milton Sellers Documents

MILLEY SELLERS
Born: 10 Oct 1835 - Scott County, Illinois
Died: 12 Dec 1913 - Scott County, Illinois - Age 78

Marriage: John Chapman - Scott County, Illinois - 06/07/1866 Vol/Page: /0147 Lic: 2504

Children:
        Mary A. Chapman
        James M. Chapman
        Ada Chapman

CENSUS - ABBOTT

 1880 CENSUS Scott, IL Family History Library Film: 1254250  NA Film No: T9-0250 Page No: 585B
 John H. ABBOTT   Self  M  Male    W  50   ENG   Blacksmith      PRUSSIA PA (Error...ENG   ENG) 
 Almina ABBOTT    Wife  M  Female  W  48   TN    Keeping House   TN      VA
 Emma ABBOTT      Dau   S  Female  W  21   IL    At Home	 ENG     TN  
 Charles ABBOTT   Son   S  Male    W  16   IL    At Home 	 ENG     TN  
 John ABBOTT      Son   S  Male    W  15   IL    At Home 	 ENG     TN  
 Augustus ABBOTT  Son   S  Male    W  14   IL    At Home 	 ENG     TN  
 Ella ABBOTT      Dau   S  Female  W  12   IL    At Home 	 ENG     TN  
 Horace ABBOTT    Son   S  Male    W  10   IL    At School   	 ENG     TN  
 Robinson ABBOTT  Son   S  Male    W   7   IL   		 ENG     TN  
 Ernest ABBOTT    Son   S  Male    W   5   IL      		 ENG     TN  
1870 CENSUS > Illinois > Pike > Chambersburg
125 125 John Abbott    42 M W Farmer  England     abt 1828
        Elmina Abbott  40 F W         Tennesse    abt 1830
        Emma Abbott    11 F W         IL          abt 1859
        Charles Abbott  7 M W         IL          abt 1863
        John Abbott     6 M W         IL          abt 1864
        Augustus Abbott 4 M W         IL          abt 1866
        Ella Abbott     3 F W         IL          abt 1867
        Horace Abbott   1 M W         IL          abt 1869
        Jacob Seeley   36 M W Laborer Switzerland abt 1834
1860 CENSUS State: IL County: Scott Division: P.O. Naples Page No: 68 Ref: June 20, 1860
 14  505  518 ABBOTT   John A.   31  M   Blacksmith  150  150  Eng
 15  505  518 ABBOTT   Almira    29  F                         IL
 16  505  518 ABBOTT   Emma       1  F                         IL
1850 CENSUS Territory: IL County: Scott 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

CENSUS - SELLERS

1880 CENSUS Montgomery, Hickory, Missouri Family History Library Film: 1254690 NA Film No: T9-0690 Page No: 534A 
 Melton SELLERS    Self   M   Male    W  45   TN   Farmer      VA   VA  
 Milley SELLERS    Wife   M   Female  W  42   MO   House Keep  --   --  
 W. S.  SELLERS    Son        Male    W  14   IL   Farmer      --   --  
 T. E.  SELLERS    Son    S   Male    W  12   IL   At Home     --   --  
 N. M.  SELLERS    Dau    S   Female  W   9   IL   At Home     --   --  
 J. M.  SELLERS    Son    S   Male    W   6   IL               --   --  
NOTE: Milton Sellers

1880 CENSUS Scott, Illinois Family History Library Film: 1254250 NA Film No: T9-0250  Page No: 586D 
 Jacob FULKS       Self   M   Male    W  43   IL   Laborer         VA   IL  
 Josephine FULKS   Wife   M   Female  W  24   IL   Keeping House   IL   IL  
 Walter W. FULKS   Son    S   Male    W  13   IL   At School       IL   IL  
 Curtis FULKS      Son    S   Male    W   7   IL                   IL   IL  
 Lorlese FULKS     Dau    S   Female  W   2   IL                   IL   IL  
 Birdie FULKS      Son    S   Male    W  3M   IL                   IL   IL  
NOTE: Josephine Sellers aka Leanna J. Sellers, Milton's Oldest Daughter

1880 CENSUS Bluffs, Scott, Illinois Family History Library Film: 1254250  NA Film No: T9-0250 Page No: 588C 
 Abram     OSBORNE Self   M   Male    W  37   IL   Laborer        OH   TN  
 Mary A.   OSBORNE Wife   M   Female  W  33   IL   Keeping House  NY   TN  
 Willie M. OSBORNE Son    S   Male    W  10   IL                  IL   IL  
 John H.   OSBORNE Son    S   Male    W   4   IL                  IL   IL  
 Louis A.  OSBORNE Son    S   Male    W   2   IL                  IL   IL  

1880 CENSUS Scott, Illinois Family History Library Film: 1254250  NA Film No: T9-0250 Page No: 586C 
 Solomon SELLARS   Self   M   Male    W  47   TN   Farmer         VA   VA  
 Martha   SELLARS  Wife   M   Female  W  39   IL   Keeping House  KY   KY  
 James A. SELLARS  Son    S   Male    W  18   IL   At Home        TN   IL  
 Mary M.  SELLARS  Dau    S   Female  W  13   IL   At Home        TN   IL  
 Thomas   SELLARS  Son    S   Male    W  11   IL   At Home        TN   IL  
 Milton   SELLARS  Son    S   Male    W  12   IL                  TN   IL  
 Jessee   SELLARS  Son    S   Male    W   3   IL                  TN   IL

1880 CENSUS Bluffs, Scott, Illinois Family History Library Film: 1254250 NA Film No: T9-0250 Page No: 588C 
 John CHAPMAN      Self  M   Male     W  36   IL   Laborer        TN   KY  
 Millee W. CHAPMAN Wife  M   Female   W  38   IL   Keeping House  TN   TN  
 Mary A. CHAPMAN   Dau   S   Female   W  13   IL   At School      IL   IL  
 James M. CHAPMAN  Son   S   Male     W  10   IL   At School      IL   IL  
 Ada CHAPMAN       Dau   S   Female   W   8   IL   At School      IL   IL  
NOTE: Milley Sellers

1880 CENSUS Scott, Illinois Family History Library Film: 1254250 NA Film No: T9-0250 Page No: 593A 
 Elizabeth GREEN   Self   W   Female  W  50   DE   Farmer         CAN   PA  
 Etta      MARSH   Dau    S   Female  W  30   IL   At Home        NY   DE  
 Annie  GARRISON   Other  S   Female  W  12   IL   At School      KY   KY  
 Tilly   SELLARS   Other  S   Female  W  21   IL   Cook           TN   IL  
 Edward   DURANT   Other  S   Male    W  45   TN   Laborer        MA   PA  
 James  GARRISON   Other  W   Male    W  40   KY   Laborer        KY   KY  
 Clint   SIMONDS   Other  S   Male    W  22   IL   Laborer        TN   KY  
 Charley   STARR   GSon   S   Male    W   1   IL                  NY   IL  

1870 CENSUS Pike County, Illinois  
 SELLERS  Milton  	37 	Steam Engineer  TN 
 SELLERS  Millie  	35 	Keeps House 	MO
 SELLERS  Josephine 	14			IL
 SELLERS  Charles  	10			IL
 SELLERS  Mary  	 8			IL
 SELLERS  William  	 4			IL 
 SELLERS  George  	 2			IL 

1870 CENSUS STATE: IL County: Scott  Division: PO Exeter T15R13 PAGE No: 250
 2  202 202 SELLERS  Solomon     33   M   Farm Labor   300  Tn
 3  202 202 SELLERS  Martha      30   F                     IL
 4  202 202 SELLERS  Mary         5   F                     IL
 5  202 202 SELLERS  James       10   M                     IL
 6  202 202 SELLERS  Milton       2   M                     IL
 7  202 202 SELLERS  Henry       3m   M                     IL

1870 CENSUS STATE: IL Country: Scott Division: PO Exeter T15R13 Page No: 250
 8  203 203 CHAPMAN  John        24   M   Farm Labor  300   IL
 9  203 203 CHAPMAN  Millie      28   F                     IL
 10 203 203 CHAPMAN  Mary         2   F                     IL
 11 203 203 CHAPMAN  Nolen        1   M                     IL
NOTE: Milley & family living next door to brother Solomon Sellers family

1870 CENSUS STATE: IL County: Scott Division: PO Exeter T15R13 Page No: 250
 19 205 205 OSBURN   Matilda      66   F                    Va
 20 205 205 OSBURN   Abram        27   M   Farm Labor       IL
 21 205 205 SELLERS  Uriah        15   M   Farm Labor       IL
 22 205 205 SELLERS  Emma         11   F                    IL

1860 CENSUS STATE: IL County: Scott Division: P.O. Naples Page No: 54 Ref: June 16, 1860
 5  398 411 OSBORN   Mathilda     56   F                25  Va
 6  398 411 SILERS   Milla        21   F                    IL
 7  398 411 SILERS   Uriah         4   M                    IL
 8  398 411 SILERS   Emma          1   F                    IL

1860 CENSUS STATE: IL County: Scott  Division: P.O. Naples Page No: 68 Ref: June 20, 1860
 11 504 517 SELLERS  Milton       25   M   Laborer      50  Tn
 12 504 517 SELLERS  Milla        20   F                    IL
 13 504 517 SELLERS  Leander J.    2   M                    IL
NOTE: living next door to John H & Almina Abbott

1860 CENSUS STATE: IL COUNTY: Scott Division: P.O. Naples PAGE NO: 53 Ref: June 16, 1860
 1 393 406 NOBLEY    John        51   M    Farmer                150  Va
 2 393 406 NOBLEY    Lucy A.     40   F                               Tn
 3 393 406 NOBLEY    Richard S.  15   M                               Va
 4 393 406 FULKS     Louisa      18   F                               IL
 5 393 406 FULKS     L.          16   M                               Mo
 6 393 406 FULKS     Rachel C.   14   F                               IL
 7 393 406 FARTHING  Solomon     82   M    Retired Farmer 1,000  130  VA
NOTE: Solomon Farthing is Father to Matilda Farthing Sellers

1850 CENSUS STATE: IL County: Scott  Reel No: 128  Page No: 74
 38 497 511 VANBLARICON  Mary V.  56  F    Farmer     3,000  De
 39 497 511 VANBLARICON  Samuel   33  M    Farmer            In
 40 497 511 SELLERS      Milton   16  M    Farmer            IL

1850 CENSUS STATE: IL County: Scott  Reel No: 128  Page No: 144
 3  979 1008 OSBORN    Samuel     54  M    Farmer            Oh
 4  979 1008 OSBORN    Matilda    47  F                      Te
 5  979 1008 OSBORN    John       18  M    Farmer            Oh
 6  979 1008 OSBORN    Lucy        9  F                      IL
 7  979 1008 OSBORN    Abram       7  M                      IL
 8  979 1008 SELLERS   Solomon    18  M    Farmer            Te

1850 CENSUS STATE: IL County: Scott Division: Village of Naples Reel No: 128 Page NO:64
 12 419 429 FARTHING   Wm'son     45  M    Teamster          Va
 13 419 429 FARTHING   Rachael C. 36  F                      Va
 14 419 429 FARTHING   Solomon    13  M                      IL
 15 419 429 FARTHING   Milley     12  F                      IL
 16 419 429 FARTHING   Rachael     6  F                      IL
 17 419 429 FARTHING   James       1  M                      IL
 18 419 429 SELLERS    Milley     15  F                      IL
NOTE: Williamson Farthing is older brother to Matilda Farthing Sellers

1850 CENSUS STATE: IL COUNTY: Scott Reel No: 128 PAGE No: 85
  8  568 589 FARTHING  Solomon    73  M     Farmer   240     Va
  9  568 589 FULKS     Lucy Ann   30  F                      Te
 10  568 589 FULKS     Louisa      8  F                      IL
 11  568 589 FULKS     Lysander    7  M                      Mo
 12  568 589 FULKS     Rachael C.  5  F                      IL
NOTE: Solomon Farthing is Father to Matilda Farthing Sellers

1850 CENSUS STATE: IL County: Morgan Reel No: 122  Page No: 212
 13 1472 1505 SELLERS  Larkin     44  M     Farmer    1,400  Tenn
 14 1472 1505 SELLERS  Mary       40  F                      NC
 15 1472 1505 SELLERS  Josiah     19  M     Farmer           Tenn
 16 1472 1505 SELLERS  Nancy      15  F                      Tenn
 17 1472 1505 SELLERS  Mary       13  F                      Tenn
 18 1472 1505 SELLERS  Margaret   12  F                      Tenn
 19 1472 1505 SELLERS  Martha     12  F                      Tenn
 20 1472 1505 SELLERS  Harriet     6  F                      Tenn
 21 1472 1505 SELLERS  Lucinda     4  F                      Tenn
 22 1472 1505 SELLERS  Thomas      1  M                      Tenn
 23 1472 1505 SELLERS  John       20  M      Farmer          Tenn


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