Othman Ali Abbott, Sr., (USA)

Is your surname Abbott?

Research the Abbott family

Othman Ali Abbott, Sr., (USA)'s Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Othman Ali Abbott, Sr., (USA)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hatley, Memphrémagog, Québec, Canada
Death: June 25, 1935 (92)
Place of Burial: Grand Island Cemetery Grand Island Hall County Nebraska
Immediate Family:

Son of Abiel Boynton Abbot and Sabrie Abbot
Husband of Elizabeth Meletta Abbott
Father of Othman Ali Abbott, Jr.; Edith Abbott, PhD, Dean Social Service Admin; Grace Abbott and Arthur Griffin Abbott
Brother of Dr Edwin Kirk Abbott; Marcus Riley Abbott; Louella Almena Stokes; Martha (Mattie) Jane North; Ai Hale Abbott and 1 other

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Othman Ali Abbott, Sr., (USA)

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=18501050

Veteran of the Civil War and leading member of the legal profession. During the Civil War he served (between 1861-1865) as a 1st Lieutenant in the 9th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry. In 1867 he and his brother Marcus Riley purchased a covered wagon and started for California but because of the Indian hostilities the U.S. Government stopped them in Nebr. He was Mayor, Co. Attorney and President of the Grand Island School Board. In 1871 he was elected as a member of the Constitutional Convention. The following year he was chosen to complete an unexpired term in the State Senate, and in 1875 he was elected a member of the Constitutional Convention. In 1876 was elected as the first lieutenant-governor of Nebraska. He was of the Masons, G.A.R., Loyal Legion and other professional organizations.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Othman_A._Abbott

Source: "The Family Tree of John Abbot" by Stanley H. Abbott, 1964

view all

Othman Ali Abbott, Sr., (USA)'s Timeline

1842
September 16, 1842
Hatley, Memphrémagog, Québec, Canada
1874
September 14, 1874
Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, United States
1876
September 26, 1876
Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, United States
1878
November 17, 1878
Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, United States
1880
March 10, 1880
Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, United States
1935
June 25, 1935
Age 92
????
Grand Island Cemetery Grand Island Hall County Nebraska