Lois M Abbey

(1891-)
FatherEdson J Abbey (1859-1899)
MotherCarrie Elizabeth Sackett (1858-1952)
Lois M Abbey, daughter of Edson J Abbey and Carrie Elizabeth Sackett, was born on 8 October 1891.1 She married at Chester, Middlesex County, ConnecticutG, on 20 June 1912, Robert H Markham.2 Robert was born in ConnecticutG in about 1888.3
     In 1900 Lois was living at Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New JerseyG, in the household of her widowed mother Carrie, and was recorded in the census as Lois Abbey, at school, aged eight and born in Pennsylvania.4
     In 1910 she was living at Pleasant Street, Chester, Middlesex County, ConnecticutG, in the household of her widowed mother Carrie, and was recorded as Lois M Abbey, a threader in a wire goods factory, aged 18.5
     In 1930 she was living at Milbrook Street, Essex, Middlesex County, ConnecticutG, in the household of her husband Robert Markham, 41, a truck former, and was recorded as Lois M Markham, aged 38. Living with them were their children, Dorothy, 15, Leslie, 13, Helen, 11, and Virginia, aged nine, and Lois's widowed mother Carrie Abbey, 71.6

Children of Lois M Abbey and Robert H Markham

  • Dorothy E Markham b. c 1914
  • Leslie H Markham b. c 1916
  • Helen L Markham b. c 1918
  • Virginia Markham b. c 1920
Sackett line6th great-granddaughter of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. "Simeon Church of Chester, Connecticut, 1708–1792, and his descendants", digital image, Ancestry.com.
  2. Hartford Courant (Connecticut), digital image, Newspapers.com, 22 Jun 1912, p. 15, "Chester. Robert Markham, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Markham and Miss Lois Abbey, daughter of Mrs. Carrie Abbey were married at the Congregational parsonage by Rev. E. O. Dyer Thursday morning."
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  4. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 23; Enumeration District: 0165; FHL microfilm: 1240980
    Sherman Ave, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 13 Jun 1900
    Abbey, Carrie E, head, b. Oct 1858, 41, wid, 2 ch, both living, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, dentist
    Abbey, Clifford, son, b. Nov 1882, 17, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. NY, clerk
    Abbey, Lois, dau, b. Oct 1891, 8, b. PA, father b. CT, mother b. NY, at school.
  5. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_135; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0292; FHL microfilm: 1374148
    Pleasant Street, Chester, Middlesex County, Connecticut, 21 Apr 1910
    Abbey, Carrie, head, 51, wid, 2 ch, both living, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, nurse, private families, home rented
    Abbey, Lois M, dau, 18, b. PA, father b. CT, mother b. NY, threader, wire goods factory.
  6. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 0009; FHL microfilm: 2340006
    Milbrook St, Essex, Middlesex County, Connecticut, 15/16 Apr 1930
    Markham, Robert H, head, home owned, 41, m. at 23, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. NY, former, truck
    Markham, Lois M, wife, 38, m. at 20, b. PA, father b. CT, mother b. NY
    Markham, Dorothy E, dau, 15, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. PA
    Markham, Leslie H, son, 13, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. PA
    Markham, Helen L, dau, 11, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. PA
    Markham, Virginia, dau, 9, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. PA
    Abbey, Carrie E, mother-in-law, 71, wid, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. PA.
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