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Luther H. Abernathy & Family

LUTHER H. & FAMILY
See also:  Family Photos and Elizabeth Hamlin    
 
Birth 16 Feb 1886 in Suit, North Carolina
Death 29 Apr 1949 in Epworth, Fannin, GA
 
   First Wife & Children
  Mary Bertha McMillan      1892 – 1918   
     Married 18 Oct 1908
  Frank George Abernathy     1910 – 1970
  Robert Lamar Abernathy    1912 – 1984
  Luther H. Abernathy Jr     1914 – 1976
  Lina Katherine Abernathy   1917 – 1978
  Robert Lamar Abernathy     1918 – 1984
 
        Second Wife & Children
  ELIZABETH ANN HAMLIN      1895 – 1982    
    Married 12 May 1919 
  Sallie Kate Abernathy      1920 – 1998
  Carl Edd Abernathy        1922 – 2009
  CHARLES C ABERNATHY        1925 -
  Nellie Frances Abernathy  1927 – 1990
  Elizabeth Ann "Cupie”      1928 -
  Edith Sue Abernathy        1933 -
  Harry Walter Abernathy     1934 -
  Lena Rose Abernathy        1935 -
 


DEATH OF LUTHER H. ABERNATHY SHOCK TO WIDE HOST OF FRIENDS
Thursday, May 5, 1940          Fannin County Times     Front page,  vol. 16,  Number 51
see Cemeteries ~ Epworth Baptist Church Cemetery for complete obituary   
     

LUTHER'S PARENTS & SIBLINGS

GEORGE WASHINGTON ABERNATHY
Birth: 10 Jan 1860 Cherokee, N
Death: 04 Oct 1914 Maryville, Blount, TN
 
Spouse & Children
CLORINDA C. CHRISTOPHER 1864-1943 
  Marriage 18 Sep. 1881
LUTHER H.             1886 – 1949
Oscar George          1888 – 1955
Carl Otis             1890 – 1979
Cara "Carrie" M.      1892 – 1973
 

     

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

GEORGE WASHINGTON'S Parents & Siblings

Rev RUFUS PICKNEY ABERNATHY       1833 - 1882 
MARY "POLLIE" BARNETT DEWEESE 
1836 - 1926 

Children    
Malinda Caroline    1857 – 1916
James Alexander     1858 – 1891
George Washington   1860 - 1914
Samuel Henry        1861 – 1908
Mary                1864 – 
Nancy Emmaline      1866 – 1954
Martha Abernathy    1868 – 1943
Rufus Edmund        1869 – 1946
Elizabeth Ella      1872 – 1964
Lee Abernathy       1874 – 
Benjamin Mayfield   1875 – 1961
Susan Abernathy     1878 – 
Gary Abernathy      1880 –
Bessie Cordelia     1882 – 1969


Notes for Rufus Pinckney Abernathy:
  • Occupation: Farmer & Baptist Minister
  • Received into Hangin' Dog Baptist Church on 25th OCT 1852  Note: From the 1852-1856 minutes of the Hangin' Dog Baptist Church, Murphy, NC
  • Set aside for deaconship (minutes) 27 SEP 1861 Hangin' Dog Baptist Church
  • Elected Clerk of Hangin Dog Baptist Church 24th DEC 1864
  • Elected Deacon Minutes  25th MAR 1866
  • Rufus Pinckney Abernathy rode on horseback throughout Cherokee County, NC preaching the gospel to the local Indians

 
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