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Abel UPCHURCH

Male 1775 - 1846  (71 years)


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  • Name Abel UPCHURCH 
    Born 1775  Franklin County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Dec 1846  Greene County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Upchurch Bulletin, vol. 13, p. 53, 1992.
    Person ID I2194512971  Earnest
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2009 

    Father RICHARD UPCHURCH, (3),   b. Abt 1725, Brunswick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1798, Franklin County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Family ID F2616697404X  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bethania (Betheana or Theny) ?,   b. 1779, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1860, Greene County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Bef 1800  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Bartlett (Bartley) UPCHURCH,   b. 19 Dec 1800, Wake County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1879, Greene County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +2. Benjamin UPCHURCH, (2),   b. 1805, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1863, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Dolly UPCHURCH,   b. 1806
    +4. James Laton UPCHURCH,   b. 13 Jan 1807, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1860, Greene County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     5. Mary UPCHURCH, (2),   b. 1810
     6. Lynia UPCHURCH,   b. 1812,   d. 1845  (Age 33 years)
    +7. John UPCHURCH, (5),   b. 22 Apr 1814, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1871, Greene County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    +8. Abel UPCHURCH, (2),   b. Abt 1821, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 24 Jul 1854, Monroe County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years)
    Family ID F2616916883X  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Upchurch Bulletin, vol. 1, p. 11, 1980. XID-587 (Clan 8). BUT SEE
      BELOW.
      Upchurch Bulletin, vol. 1, p. 15, 1980. He seems to have spent his
      whole life in the Moccasin Creek area of Franklin County.

      Upchurch Bulletin, vol. 13, p. 53, 1992. Abel and family moved to
      Greene County, Alabama, sometimes in the 1820s. There were nine
      children.

      Upchurch Bulletin, vol. 13, pp. 17-25 and pp. 97-113, 1992. Abel may
      have been married at least twice with two corresponding families, the
      first born in Franklin County and the second in Wake County.

      Upchurch Bulletin, vol. 13, p. 115, 1992. XID-589. Two original
      individuals named Abel are now recognized as being one person, and
      attributed as a son of Richard. XID-587 is adopted for Asal Upchurch
      who was mentioned in the estate settlement of his/her father.

      Upchurch Bulletin, vol. 14, pp. 13-35 and pp. 51-73, 1993. Revision
      of the family and descendants of Abel Upchurch. This revision lists
      eight children.

      Upchurch Bulletin, vol. 14, pp. 93-97, 1993. A record in the
      Bastardy Bonds and Records for Wake County, North Carolina, 1818 (cf.
      Wake Treasures, vol. 2, #4, Winter 1993) established that Abel
      Upchurch was in Wake County. Able Upchurch was one of several
      individuals who posted bond in the case of Elizabeth (Betsy) Burn (or
      Bunn) who gave birth to an illegitimate child by Nathaniel Privett.

      Upchurch Bulletin, vol. 15, p. 107, 1994. Abel Upchurch (1775-1846).

      G.T. Little 1984, Those Mississippi Upchurchs, p. 6. Abel given as
      sone of William Upchurch and wife Sarah.