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Re: Abshiers in Texas
Posted by: Michael S. Pierce Date: October 02, 2001 at 09:32:54
In Reply to: Abshiers in Texas by Amy (Fontenot) Hanks of 76

From Footprints of the Abshier Family in America:

Edmond Levi Abshier b. Apr. 4, 1883 d. Apr. 27, 1975
marr.1st Eva Joscelyn b. July 21, 1882 d. Jan 6, 1955
marr.2nd Sally Dowdell b. Oct. 20, 1891 d. Jan 2, 1973

Edmond's father:
William Asa Abshier,Sr. b. Dec 13, 1853 d. Aug 22, 1922
marr.1st Eliza Julia Bellar b. June 7, 1864 d. Jan 20, 1898
marr.2nd Cora Commins Jocelyn (not your relation)

William's Father:
Benjamin Abshier, Jr b. June 21, 1820 d. June 30, 1884
Marr Sept.2 1842 Carmelite Boullett b. Dec 7, 1827 d. Feb 2, 1889

Benjamin's Father:
Benjamin Abshier, Sr b. June 20, 1788 d.after 1861
marr 1808 Hannah Weed b. July 8, 1792

Benjamin's Father:
John Abshire, Sr b 1744 d 1810
Marr. c1779 Frances Hargraves b. Oct.28, 1760

I have much more detailed information on all these people including their descendants, possibly down to your parents. Let me know what what you are interested in & perhaps I can scan them for you. Hope this helps. Believe me I know how frustrating it is to be stuck on a person.


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