Rev. Abraham Cantrell

Rev. Abraham Cantrell[1, 2, 3]

Male 1774 - 1858

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  • Name  Rev. Abraham Cantrell 
    Prefix  Rev. 
    Born  1774  , Guilford, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  23 May 1858  , Pike, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I2487  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  7 Jul 2008 

    Father  Rev. Isaac Thornton Cantrell,   b. 1729, Wilmington, New Castle, DE, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1805, Chesnee, Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Linder,   b. 1755, , , NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1844, , Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1772 
    Family ID  F1066  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Ann Bennett,   b. Abt 1775, , Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1847, , Pike, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1802  , Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Caleb Cantrell,   b. Abt 1803,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Henry Cantrell,   b. 1805, , Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1880, , Pike, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mary "Polly" Cantrell,   b. 1807, , Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Abraham Cantrell,   b. 1809, , Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1835, , Wise, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Hiram Cantrell,   b. 1812, , Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1858, , Wise, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  21 Nov 2006 
    Family ID  F2338  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Lucy Burke,   b. 9 Aug 1800, , Bedford, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1870, , Pike, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  23 Feb 1848  , Letcher, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified  27 Mar 2007 
    Family ID  F2494  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • He was a Baptist minister and performed many marriages in Pike County, Kentucky.

      In his will (Pike County, Ky. bk A. p. 57) which was probated in 1858 he left his wife Lucy, grandchildren Jonathan Elswick & Reuben Cantrell, and Isaac Cantrell land on Big Branch, Pike County, Kentucky. He also mentioned some property in South Carolina.

      Source: Posting to Ancestry World Tree Project, contact person and date of posting unknown. Visited by Shirley Dalton 27 Mar 2007.

  • Sources 
    1. [S153] Kentucky Land Grants, 1782-1924, Rouse, Willard, (Louisville, KY, USA: Filson Club Publications, 1925. [database on-line]), Bk I-2; p 177; Pike Co. (Reliability: 3).
      «b»Grantee: «/b»Cantrill, Abraham
      «b»Acres: «/b»50
      «b»Book: «/b»I-2
      «b»Survey Date: «/b»1- 1-1835
      «b»County: «/b»Pike
      «b»WaterCourse: «/b»N Cumberland Mt

    2. [S153] Kentucky Land Grants, 1782-1924, Rouse, Willard, (Louisville, KY, USA: Filson Club Publications, 1925. [database on-line]), Bk 14; p 195; Pike Co. (Reliability: 3).
      Grantee: Cantrell, Abe
      Acres: 50
      Book: 14
      Page: 194
      Date Survey: 1-29-1844
      County: Pike
      Watercourse: None

    3. [S153] Kentucky Land Grants, 1782-1924, Rouse, Willard, (Louisville, KY, USA: Filson Club Publications, 1925. [database on-line]), Bk O; p 425; Pike Co. (Reliability: 3).
      Grantee: Cantrill, Abram
      Acres: 50
      Book: O
      Page: 425
      Date Survey: 3-25-1824
      County: Pike
      Watercourse: Fk Sandy R