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Abijah Irwin

Birthdate:
Death: May 15, 1863 (72)
Jersey Co, IL
Place of Burial: Jerseyville, Jersey County, IL, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Irwin and Jean Irwin
Husband of Cynthia Irwin; Cynthia Irwin and Elizabeth Eaton
Father of Edith Kirkland; Eliza Irwin; Eldon Ivy Irwin; Eliza Irwin; Jane Irwin and 7 others
Brother of Enoch Irwin
Half brother of William F. Irwin

Managed by: Edward Leo Neary
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Immediate Family

About Abijah Irwin

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Abijah Irwin was born February 21, 1791, place unknown. He died May 15, 1863 in Jersey County, Illinois, aged 72 years, 2 months & 24 days, and was buried there in the Keller Cemetery in Section 25 of Ruyle Township. That cemetery was abandoned and vandalized many years ago with over a hundred gravestones toppled. Some were off their bases and resting against trees that have overgrown the cemetery.

On an unknown date Abijah was married to Cynthia. She was born September 23, 1800, died August 15, 1877 aged 76 years, 10 months and 22 days and buried in the Keller Cemetery. Their one known child, also buried in the same cemetery, was Eliza Irwin, who died February 12, 1845, aged 6 years, 8 months and 29 days.
--- Bio by: John Christeson
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Children by Abijah & his 2nd wife, Cynthia Eaton: Elden Ivy (1833-1886) buried at Sherman Cemetery, Cherokee Co., KS; Eliza (1838-1845); Jane (1842-1912).
--- Provided by: Frank Powers
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Abijah Irwin's Timeline

1791
February 21, 1791
1813
1813
Iredell Co., NC
1813
Iredell Co., NC
1813
Iredell Co., NC
1820
April 12, 1820
Iredell County, NC, United States
1823
March 1, 1823
Iredell County, NC, United States
1833
1833
Jersey Co, IL
1833
Jersey Co, IL