Abner Haywood Tilley

Male 1870 - 1929  (59 years)


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  • Name Abner Haywood Tilley  [1
    Born 6 Apr 1870  Kerr, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 May 1929  Kingsbury, Guadalupe County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 20 May 1929  Highsmith Cemetery, Kingsbury, Guadalupe County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I6824  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 

    Father Gipson Erasmus Tilley,   b. Between 1826 and 1830, Blakely, Early County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1905, Devine, Medina County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Zelda Moore,   b. Between 1832 and 1835, Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1878, Knockernut, Caldwell County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 23 Dec 1852  Kerr, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F2409  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Malinda Jane Sparks,   b. 24 Sep 1878, Jasper, Walker County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1896  Luling, Caldwell County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Cassie Gertrude Tilley,   b. 31 May 1907, Guadalupe County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1987, Kingsbury, Guadalupe County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
     2. Cleora Eppie Tilley,   b. 10 Jan 1905, Kerr, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. William Angelo Tilley,   b. 9 Oct 1910, Guadalupe County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Rufus Doyle Tilley,   b. 22 Feb 1897, Highsmith Community, Guadalupe County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Abner Haywood Tilley, Jr.,   b. Mar 1900, Guadalupe County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2373  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • - In the 1880 Frio County, Texas Federal Census, Abner is listed with his brother Samuel's household.

      - Guadalupe County Commissioner Dies; Seguin, Tex; May 19, 1929: County Commissioner Abner H. Tilley died at his home near Woodrow Center, Saturday of heart trouble. He had not been feeling well lately, but death was unexpected. He had been commissioner since he was sworn in November 3, 1920 until his death Saturday May 19, 1929. Funeral services were held Sunday May 20, 1929. He is survived by his wife and a number of children. He was 60 years old and an old resident of the county. The flag on the court house was half masted, Saturday, out of respect.

  • Sources 
    1. [S238] Mary Farek.
      Fellow researcher.

    2. [S126] Ancestry World Family Tree.
      Submitter Margaret Simpson

    3. [S229] Margaret Simpson.

    4. [S126] Ancestry World Family Tree.