The Abbey Family
of Cherry Creek
Submitted by Peggy Karuza, 2006.
Henry married Eva Ingersoll of Great Barrington, MA 08 May 1814 in
Guilford, NY. Eva was born 08 Aug 1789 and died 23 Jan 1857 in Cherry
Creek, NY. Henry and Eva's children are Louhamah, Harriet Lucretia,
Sarah Charlotte, Oliver Henry, Ruth Ann.
Henry Abbey was
born 02 Sep 1787 in Enfield, Hartford County, Ct. He died in
Cherry Creek, Chautauqua County, NY, 25 Aug, 1875. His parents were Thomas
Abbe and Ruth Bush of Connecticut. Henry's siblings were Hadassah Ruth,
Harriet, Horrice, Horatius.
Henry purchased property in Ellington in 1822.
Oliver Henry Abbey, his son, born 17 Aug 1820, Enfield, Hartford, CT.
He married Lydia Ann Phillips, daughter of Adams and Sarah (Hinds) Phillips
She was born 30 Nov 1831 in Ellington, NY. They were married 16
Jul 1853. Oliver Abbey died 19 Jan 1890 in Cherry Creek. Lydia Ann
died 02 Jun 1900 in Cherry Creek.
Their children are Maude Estella, Frank Henry, Sally Alberta, Lura Fracina,
Carrie Louise, Eva Blanche.
- Maude Estella Abbey b: 17 APR 1854
- Frank Henry Abbey b: 26 OCT 1855
- Sally Alberta Abbey b: 19 APR 1857
- Lura Francina Abbey b: 27 SEP 1859
- Carrie Louise Abbey b: 14 AUG 1862
- Eva Blanche Abbey b: 18 JAN 1870
Here is the photo on the porch of their house in Ellington, dated
1886. In front seated are Oliver Henry Abbey and Lydia Ann Phillips
Abbey. In the back is Frank, Maude, Lura, Alberta, Carrie, Eva
A view showing the entire house. [Photo2
Four Abbey Sisters: Carrie Louise, Sally Alberta, Eva Blanche, Maude Estella. Dated September 1902. [Photo3
Eva Blanche Abbey ca 1895-1898 [Photo4
Pen presented as a gift upon graduation from Fredonia Normal School (1890) [Photo5
Teaching Certiicates & Photo:
Teacher Certificate - Estella Abbey - 1872
Teacher Certificate - Lura F. Abbey - 1877
Frewsburg School - 1893
Eva Blanche Abbey - Teacher
SARAH HINDS PHILLIPS
Sarah (Sally) Hinds Phillip
's (mother of Lydia Ann Phillips Abbey)
parents were Jesse Hinds and Sarah Stanford. Sarah was born in
Chesterfield, Chesire, NH , 20 May 1809. She died 29 Oct
1890 in Cherry Creek, Chautauqua, NY. She married Adams Phillips 23
Mar 1831. Adams was born 23 Mar 1810. He died 29 Nov 1885 in
Cherry Creek, Chautauqua, NY.
Sarah and Adams children are:
Ann Phillips b. 30 Nov
1831 d. 02 Jun 1900. Buried in Highland Cemetery, Cherry
Creek. Wife of
b. 25 Nov 1832
II Phillips b.
22 Sep 1834 d. 08 Dec 1834
Phillips b. 29
Phillips b. 05 Apr
1837 d. 14 Jun 1924. Buried in Myrtle Cemetery.
b. 28 Dec 1838
Louisa Sophia Phillips b.
27 Aug 1840 d.09 Feb 1909. Buried in Highland Cemetery, Cherry
Creek. Wife of
Frank M. Waite
b. 20 Dec 1841 d. 14 Mar 1843
02 Aug 1843 d. 05 Nov 1854
Husband of Linda Kellogg.
Martha Jane Phillips
b. 14 Nov 1848 d. 17 Nov 1923. Buried in Evergreen
Cemetery. Wife of James