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Randall J. Abner of Connecticut - People of Color, Pequot Family
Posted by: Nancy-jo Nunez (ID *****5085) Date: July 20, 2011 at 10:20:08
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Hello listers,
My interest in this family comes in the line of Caroline Ockrey. If anyone cares to share any information, please post here or contact me via email, NJNUNEZ@aol.com.

Thank you.

Descendants of James Abner


Generation No. 1

1. JAMES1 ABNER died Abt. 1828 in North Stonington, Connecticut1. He married (1) MARY ANN. He married (2) MARY ANN.

More About JAMES ABNER:
Residence: 1788, "living at Lantern Hill, Stonington, Connecticut
       
Child of JAMES ABNER and MARY ANN is:
2.       i.       RANDALL J.2 ABNER, b. Bet. 1822 - 1823, North Stonington, Connecticut; d. 08 Aug 1885, Norwich, New London, Connecticut.

Generation No. 2

2. RANDALL J.2 ABNER (JAMES1)2 was born Bet. 1822 - 1823 in North Stonington, Connecticut, and died 08 Aug 1885 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut3. He married CHARLOTTE EMELINE ROBINSON 17 Oct 1850 in Norwich, Connecticut4, daughter of CHARLOTTE PERRY (she was born in Westerly, Rhode Island). She was born 11 Mar 1821 in Stonington, Connecticut, and died 28 Jan 1904 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut5.

More About RANDALL J. ABNER:
Cause of Death: Apoplexy
Census Record(s): 1880, US Federal Census - Connecticut; Norwich, lists Randall Abner as head of household; he is enumerated with this family and age 55. The census shows his race as Native American.
Medical Information: Noted on death certificate. Randall was 63 years old at the time of his death. No cemetery was noted on the death certificate.
Occupation: 1885, Death certificate states he was a mariner, obtained a certified copy in August 23, 2007.

More About CHARLOTTE EMELINE ROBINSON:
Burial: 1904, Yantic Cemetery, Lafayette Street, Norwich, Connecticut.
Cause of Death: Paralysis Agitaus first cause; secondary cause Grippe(?) Exhaustion
Medical Information: She had suffered from this condition 8 years and 3 months according to the certified death certificate received from the Town Clerk's office on 8/23/2007.
Occupation: 1904, Certifiied death certificate; laundress.

More About RANDALL ABNER and CHARLOTTE ROBINSON:
Marriage: 17 Oct 1850, Norwich, Connecticut6
       
Children of RANDALL ABNER and CHARLOTTE ROBINSON are:
       i.       WILLIAM B.3 ABNER7, b. 24 Oct 1858, Norwich, New London, Connecticut; m. CAROLINE FRANCIS OCKREY, 08 Oct 1878, Norwich, Connecticut8; b. 12 Jan 1861, Putnam, Connecticut; d. 03 Jun 1890, Norwich, Connecticut9.

More About CAROLINE FRANCIS OCKREY:
Burial: 1890, Vital Record of Norwich, CT. Certified copy of death certificate rec'd on 8/23/2007 by the Norwich Town Clkerk. Burial Yantic Cemtery, Norwich, CT.
Census Record(s): 15 Jun 1870, 1870 US Census; Putnam, CT. Caroline, "Carrie" is living in the household of her parents and is 10 years old. The family is enumerated as mulatto.
Name2: Carrie
Nationality: 1890, VR - Death certificate states "mulatto".

More About WILLIAM ABNER and CAROLINE OCKREY:
Marriage: 08 Oct 1878, Norwich, Connecticut10

       ii.       CHARLES F. ABNER, b. 28 Oct 1856, Norwich, New London, Connecticut11; m. ANNA T. MOORE, 21 Dec 1881, Norwich, Connecticut12; b. Abt. 1855, Hartford, Connecticut13.

More About CHARLES F. ABNER:
Census Record(s): 1880, US Federal Census - Connecticut; his race is identified as "mulatto".

More About CHARLES ABNER and ANNA MOORE:
Marriage: 21 Dec 1881, Norwich, Connecticut14

       iii.       IDA A. ABNER, b. 16 Feb 1861, Norwich, New London, Connecticut15; m. FREDERICK L. OSBOURNE, 06 Sep 1881, Norwich, Connecticut; b. Abt. 1860.

More About FREDERICK OSBOURNE and IDA ABNER:
Marriage: 06 Sep 1881, Norwich, Connecticut

       iv.       JOSEPH P. ABNER, b. 01 Sep 1863, Norwich, New London, Connecticut.



Endnotes

1. Death Citation, page 1, Black Roots of Southeastern CT 1650-1900, by Rose and Brown (Gale Genealogy Vol. VIII). (North Stonington Church Records).
2. Vital Record: Birth information., page 1, Black Roots in Southeastern, CT page 1, sites the children of James and Mary Ann Abner. Randall J. born circa 1822.
3. Death Certificate, Vital Records of Norwich, CT, Certified copy of death certificate from the Town Clerk at Norwich, CT received on 8/23/2007. Record of Deaths in the Town of Norwich for 1885, page 178 - 179.
4. Marriage Certificate, Vital Records of Norwich, CT, Norwich Town Clerk's Office. Certified copy of the marriage certificate received on 8/23/2007. Married by E. T. Hiscox, Pastor Central Baptist Church. Recorded on January 23, 1851 by Othniel Gager, Town Clerk of Norwich.
5. Death Certificate, VR of Norwich, Connecticut, Town Clerk's Office. Received certified copy of the death certificate on 8/23/2007. No volume number or page number is referenced on the certificate.
6. Marriage Certificate, Vital Records of Norwich, CT, Norwich Town Clerk's Office. Certified copy of the marriage certificate received on 8/23/2007. Married by E. T. Hiscox, Pastor Central Baptist Church. Recorded on January 23, 1851 by Othniel Gager, Town Clerk of Norwich.
7. Vital Record: Birth information., electronic, Family Search (Mormon Website) calculated this age from the 1880 US Federal Census; Norwich, CT.
8. Marriage Certificate, Vital Records of Norwich, CT, certified copy of the marriage certificate received from Norwich Town Clerk's office on 8/23/2007.
9. Death Citation, page 274, Black Roots in Southeastern CT 1650-1900 by Rose and Brown.
10. Marriage Certificate, Vital Records of Norwich, CT, certified copy of the marriage certificate received from Norwich Town Clerk's office on 8/23/2007.
11. Vital Record: Birth information., electronic, www.familysearch.org (Census Database 1880) for Mormon Church Records; this is the US Federal Census of CT, he is enumerated with this parents.
12. Marriage Information, page 1, Black Roots in Southeastern, CT 1650-1900 by Rose and Brown (Gale Genealogy Volume VIII).
13. Vital Record: Birth information., page 1, Black Roots in Southeastern, CT by Rose and Brown (Gale Genealogy Vol. VIII) - age is calculated from year of marriage and age given at the time of marriage.
14. Marriage Information, page 1, Black Roots in Southeastern, CT 1650-1900 by Rose and Brown (Gale Genealogy Volume VIII).
15. Birth Date, page 2, Black Roots in Southeastern, CT 1650-1900 by Rose and Brown "Gale Genealogy Volume VIII".





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