Abel, Julius Caesar

Abel, Julius Caesar

Male 1793 - 1871  (77 years)

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  • Name Abel, Julius Caesar 
    Born 13 Sep 1793  St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Misc Jul 1847  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Chicago River and Harbor convention 1847 
    • Julius C. Abel
      Carlos Abel
      Grosvenor Reed

      All were representatives from Kent and nearby counties, Michigan.
    Census 18 Jul 1850  Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 19 Jun 1860  Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 2 Aug 1870  Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 1 Jul 1871  Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Buried Fulton Street Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2841  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2016 

    Father Abel, David,   b. 15 Jun 1750, Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1839, Pike, Wyoming County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Sacket, Chloe,   b. 15 Mar 1762, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1823, Washington County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 30 Nov 1778  Kent, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 4 children 
     1. Abel, Roswell,   b. 23 Jun 1785, Sharon, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1883  (Age 98 years)
     2. Abel, Asahel,   b. 3 Mar 1790, Sharon, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1866  (Age 75 years)
    +3. Abel, Julius Caesar,   b. 13 Sep 1793, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1871, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Abel, Thalla,   b. 21 May 1798, Granville, Washington, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1823, Shoreham, Addison County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     
    Family ID F1205  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Briscoe, Rachel,   d. Bef 1823 
    Married 16 Jan 1816 
    Children 
    +1. Abel, Caroline Amanda,   b. 24 Feb 1819, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1852, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F1206  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 ___, Ellen,   b. Abt 1808, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1888  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Abel, Carlos Augustus,   b. 2 Oct 1824, Willsboro, Essex County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1891, Grandville, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +2. Abel, Mary Jane,   b. Abt 1829, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1857  (Age ~ 28 years)
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F15183  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Sep 1793 - St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Abel, Caroline Amanda - 24 Feb 1819 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Abel, Carlos Augustus - 2 Oct 1824 - Willsboro, Essex County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Abel, Mary Jane - Abt 1829 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - Chicago River and Harbor convention 1847 - Jul 1847 - Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 18 Jul 1850 - Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 19 Jun 1860 - Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Aug 1870 - Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jul 1871 - Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Fulton Street Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Documents
    Saw Great Future
Grosvenor Reed made prediction for Grand Rapids
Came on horseback
Sturdy pioneer anticipated success for the city
Letter by early settler read at meeting of local chapter of D.A.R.
    Saw Great Future Grosvenor Reed made prediction for Grand Rapids Came on horseback Sturdy pioneer anticipated success for the city Letter by early settler read at meeting of local chapter of D.A.R.
    20 Dec 1907 article in Grand Rapids [Michigan] Press. Mentions Julius C. Abel as being the first lawyer in Grand Rapids.

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 Sep 2016.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 90982807
      http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=90982807

      Julius C. Abel
      Birth: Sep. 13, 1793
      Death: Jul. 1, 1871

      Family links:
      Children:
      Mary Jane Abel Parry (____ - 1857)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Note: Burial date: 07/01/1871

      Burial:
      Fulton Street Cemetery
      Grand Rapids
      Kent County
      Michigan, USA
      Plot: Block 1 - Lot 21W - Space 4

      Created by: My Labor of Love
      Record added: May 29, 2012
      Find A Grave Memorial# 90982807

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S724] Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995, (https://www.familysearch.org/) (Reliability: 3), 3 Sep 2016.
      Name Julius C. Abel
      Gender Male
      Death Date 01 Jul 1871
      Death Place Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan
      Age 78
      Birth Date 1793
      Birthplace St.Lawrence Co, N.Y.
      Occupation Lawyer
      Race Multiple
      Father's Birthplace Vermont, St.Lawrence Co.
      Mother's Birthplace Vermont, St.Lawrence Co.

      "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FHVQ-2PB : 9 December 2014), Julius C. Abel, 01 Jul 1871; citing Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, reference 1; FHL microfilm 925,971.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S506] 1850 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Sep 2016.
      1850 Census, enumerated 18 Jul 1850 in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States


      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      A N Bacon M 28 Massachusetts
      A M Bacon F 24 Pennsylvania
      Julius C Abels M 55 New York
      C Pease F 18 New York

      "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MF8F-F1S : 9 November 2014), Julius C Abels in household of A N Bacon, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States; citing family 5, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S500] 1860 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Sep 2016.
      1860 Census, enumerated 19 Jun 1860 in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States


      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Julius C Abel M 64 New York
      Ellen Abel F 52 Vermont
      Thomas W Parry M 37 England
      Rose Kearins F 24 Ireland
      Jane Gibson F 25 New York

      "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MW63-BBS : 30 December 2015), Julius C Abel, 1860.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S501] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Sep 2016.
      1870 Census, enumerated 2 Aug 1870 in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Julius C Abel M 77 New York
      Jane Gibson F 30 Ontario
      Ellen Abel F 60 Vermont
      Eliza A Monroe F 13 Michigan

      "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHH1-Z72 : 17 October 2014), Julius C Abel, Michigan, United States; citing p. 73, family 554, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,180.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S358] Michigan Deaths 1867-1897, www.search.labs.familysearch.org (Reliability: 3), 3 Sep 2016.
      Name Julius C. Abel
      Event Type Death
      Event Date 01 Jul 1871
      Event Place Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan
      Gender Male
      Age 78
      Marital Status Married
      Occupation Lawyer
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1793
      Birthplace St. Lawrence Co. New York

      "Michigan Deaths, 1867-1897," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N363-MZT : 12 December 2014), Julius C. Abel, 01 Jul 1871; citing p 315 rn 796, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, Department of Vital Records, Lansing; FHL microfilm 2,363,450.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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