Abram FURBUSH

Male 1811 - 1888  (77 years)


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  • Name Abram FURBUSH 
    Born 14 Feb 1811  Sabattus, Androscoggin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Mar 1888  Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Starbird Corner Cemetery, Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1850 Census: Rockland, Knox, Maine:
      Abram Furbish, 39, m, Laborer;
      Nancy Furbish, 32, f;
      Charles, 12, m;
      Abram, 12, m;
      Welthy V., 6, f;
      Ann A., 8, f;
      William H., 3, m.

      1860 Census: Freeman, Franklin, Maine:
      Abram Furbush, 49, M, Laborer;
      Nancy Furbush, 42, F;
      Charles Furbush, 22, M, Laborer;
      Abram Furbush, Jr., 22, M, Laborer;
      Ann Augusta Furbush, 18, F;
      Wealthy Viola Vurbush, 16, F;
      William H. Furbush, 13, M;
      Warren B. Furbush, 8, M.

      Maine Marriage Record:
      Groom: Abraim Furbush
      Bride: Mrs. Fidelia Brackley
      Residence of Groom and Bride: Freeman
      Date of Marriage: 24 Sep 1867
      Place: Freeman

      1870 Census--Freeman, Franklin, Maine:
      Furbush, Abram, 59, M, W, Farmer, $500/175;
      Fidelia, 35, F, W, Keeps House;
      Warren, 18, M, W. House Painter;
      Frank, 9, M, W, At Home;
      Arthur, 4, M, W;
      Lucien P., 10, M, W, Farm Laborer;
      Ida, 14, F, W, At Home.

      [NOTE--In above listing, Abram Furbush has remarried. Lucien and Ida are children from Fidelia's former marriage.]

      1880 Census: p. 8 of 18, ME: Franklin: Freeman:
      Furbush, Abraham, age 69, farmer, born in ME;
      Fidelia, age 44, keeping house, born in ME;
      Ida M., age 23, doing housework, born in ME;
      Frank L, age 19, at home, born in ME;
      Arthur E., age 13, at home, born in ME;
      Burton A., age 6, born in ME.


      Miller Funeral Home records indicate, incorrectly, that Viola's father's name was Abraham Furdesh and that he was born in Canada. Flora provided this information to the funeral home.

      Starbird Corner Cemetery, Freeman, Franklin, Maine:Abram Furbish, d. Mar 19 1888 age 77 y; Fidelia, his wife, d. 6-16-1908, age 72 y, 8 m.; former wife of Rufus K. Brackley; Arthur E. 7-22-1866-1-23-1934; Hettie, his wife, 3-15-1879, she died 10-26-1944 as wife of W. Winfield Huntington.
    Person ID I269  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2013 

    Father Abraham FURBUSH,   b. 1783, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1812, Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Mother Mary HEARD,   b. 3 Mar 1769, Berwick, York, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1840, Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1803  Berwick, York, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F456  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Nancy PETERSON,   b. 10 Jul 1817, Jay, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1861 and 1865  (Age 43 years) 
    Married Jun 1836  Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Charles P. FURBUSH,   b. 17 Feb 1837, New Portland, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1917, Temple, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +2. Abraham James “Abram” FURBUSH, Jr.,   b. 17 Feb 1837, New Vineyard, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1918, Waupaca Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +3. Ann Augusta FURBUSH,   b. 12 Jul 1842, Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1921, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +4. Wealthy Viola FURBUSH,   b. 8 Feb 1844, Rockland, Knox, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1933, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +5. William H. FURBISH,   b. 28 Aug 1848, Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1927, Kelso, Cowlitz, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     6. Warren B. FURBUSH,   b. 1852, Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Frank L. FURBUSH,   b. 1 Apr 1861, Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1940, Graniteville, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 8 May 2017 
    Family ID F93  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Fidelia KELLY,   b. Oct 1835,   d. 16 Jun 1908, Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 24 Sep 1867  Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Arthur Elmer FURBISH,   b. 22 Jul 1866, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1934, Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. Berton A. FURBISH,   b. Jan 1874, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Headstones
    Furbush, Abram and Fidelia Kelly, his second wife.
    Furbush, Abram and Fidelia Kelly, his second wife.
    Last Modified 8 May 2017 
    Family ID F443  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Feb 1811 - Sabattus, Androscoggin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Jun 1836 - Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Sep 1867 - Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Mar 1888 - Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Starbird Corner Cemetery, Freeman, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Furbush, Abram
    Furbush, Abram

    Histories
    Correspondence. Furbush, Electa Edmonds.  Letter to sister-in-law, Wealthy Viola Furbush Lowell.
    Correspondence. Furbush, Electa Edmonds. Letter to sister-in-law, Wealthy Viola Furbush Lowell.
    Written 2 Apr 1888. Announced the death of Viola's father, Abram Furbush.
    Correspondence. Furbush, Frank L. Letter to sister, Wealthy Viola Furbush Lowell.
    Correspondence. Furbush, Frank L. Letter to sister, Wealthy Viola Furbush Lowell.
    Written 8 March 1888. Announced the death of Viola's and Frank's father, Abram Furbush.