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Family Group Record: Lydia Anne Biffle and Emory C. Abernathy

Information supplied by: Janet M. Roseen

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   Emory F. Abernathy 
   Born: ca. 1865 Place: Missouri
   Married: Place:
   Died: ca. 1942 Place: Perry County, Missouri
   Parents: Drury Abernathy and Lavinia


1 Early C. Abernathy
Sex Born: ca. 1897 Place: Missouri (date has also been given as 1903, but census looks like he was 13 in 1910)
M Married: Place:
   Died: Place:

2nd Wife
   Lydia Anne Biffle  
   Born: June 1, 1869 Place: Patton, Bollinger County, Missouri
  Married: ca. 1899  
   Died: May 22, 1932 Place: Missouri
   Parents: Johnson Lacey Biffle and Mary Ann Hill

2 Rix L. Abernathy
Sex Born: ca. 1904 Place: Missouri
M   Married: Leona ? Place:
   Died: ca. 1963 Place: Seattle, King County, Washington

3 Arnold Abernathy
Sex Born: ca. 1915 Place: Missouri
M   Married: Place:
   Died: Place: He wasn't listed in his mother's obituary in 1932, or in the 1920 census

  • 1880 U.S. Census, Crooked Creek, Bollinger County, Missouri, T9-0674, pg. 446C, she is in her father's household.
  • 1880 U.S. Census, Salem, Perry County, Missouri, T9-0708 Page 685B; he is in his father's household
  • 1900 U.S. Census, Salem Twp, Perry County, Missouri, T623-880, p. 111; the page is unreadable
  • 1910 U.S. Census, Salem, Perry County, Missouri, T624-804, p. 234, p. 1A, E.D. 66
  • 1920 U.S. Census, Salem, Perry County, Missouri, T625-939, pg. 1B, E.D. 72
  • 1930 U.S. Census, Salem, Perry County, Missouri, T626-1217, pg. 4B; E.D. 16
  • Obituary includes: "One son, Rex, and a step-son, E.C. Abernathy, survive her as well as her husband, three sisters, Mrs. Emma Henson of Fort Worth, Texas, Mrs. Vashti Slinkard of Cape Girardeau, Mo., and Mrs. Mary M. Ward of Farmington, Mo.; and one brother, Joseph Biffle of Ava, Mo. She was laid to rest at the York M.E. Chapel cemetery.

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