Abbott, Lemuel Horton

Birth Name Abbott, Lemuel Horton
Gender male
Age at Death 76 years, 6 months, 21 days


m. At residence of bride's father, by Rev. J.A.F. McBain, 11th Nov., Lemuel ABBOTT s/o John ABBOTT, Esq., P.E.I. / Mary McLEAN second d/o Wm McLEAN, Esq., all of Chatham (North. Co.) 1879

Lemuel was not living with his parents in the 1871 census. In the 1881, Lemuel was a shoemaker living in Chatham with his wife Mary and their infant son William. He and Mary had three sons. Albert Frederick went to the States, and died in WW1. Ernest Horton lived in Truro, Nova Scotia, and died there, unmarried. There was no record of William after the 1901 census. In the 1911 and the 1921 census, Lemuel and Mary were living on their own in Chatham.

The Moncton Transcript | May 25, 1928 noted that Ernest had been called home because of the death of his father.


Lemuel H. Abbott was for many years the chair of the Board of Assessment for the town of Chatham, was survived by his wife Margaret McLean and 2 sons, William of Minet, Washington and Ernest of Truro, and 4 grandchildren, sons and daughters of his late son Frederick who died in the Great War.
Moncton Transcript | May 26, 1928

Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 50 Number 636
Date November 15 1879
County Westmorland
Place Moncton
Newspaper The Times




Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth November 3, 1851 Prince Edward Island, Canada 1901 census  
Death May 24, 1928 Chatham, Northumberland, New Brunswick, Canada    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Abbott, John Crawford1812June 23, 1888
Mother Horton, Mary Annabout 1819before 1881
    Sister     Abbott, Ann May 29, 1841 1923
    Sister     Abbott, Charity Jane November 19, 1845 May 22, 1915
    Brother     Abbott, John William 1849 before 1949
         Abbott, Lemuel Horton November 3, 1851 May 24, 1928
    Sister     Abbott, Mary Elizabeth 1855 before 1955
    Brother     Abbott, Albro Allen Allan 1857 1888
    Brother     Abbott, Leonard Thomas Mortimer 1860 before 1960


Family of Abbott, Lemuel Horton and McLean, Mary

Married Wife McLean, Mary ( * March 1, 1853 + February 21, 1948 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage November 11, 1879 Chatham, Northumberland, New Brunswick, Canada    
Name Birth Date Death Date
Abbott, William JohnOctober 31, 1880August 5, 1941
Abbott, Albert FrederickDecember 22, 1881June 10, 1916
Abbott, Ernest HortonMay 6, 1886October 23, 1961