David Abel1

ID # 210, (1786-1858)
     David Abel was born on 11 January 1786 at United States.1 He married Mary Dineen.1 He died on 11 August 1858 at Beverly Twp, Wentworth County, Ontario, at age 72.1 He was buried at Troy Cemetery, Beverly Twp, Wentworth County, Ontario.1 Dates for the deaths of David and Mary Able are taken from the transcription of the cemetary stones made in 1969 by Harley Misener. David'sstone reads 'David Able Sr., 11 August 1858, 72 yrs, 7 months'. Mary's stone reads 'his wife Mary, 22 Mar 1868, 78 yrs, 22 dys'. Their birth dates are calculated based on this.

The stones also record David Jr. 27 August 1838, 20 yrs, 7 months; Esther 28 August 1867, 46yrs, 1 month, 21 dys; Elizabeth Able, 1 November 1882, 70th yr - she is buried with her husband John Cumming; Anne Able, 10 April 1878, 45 yrs, native of Canada - she is buried with her husband Adam Laidlaw and appears to be his second wife.

David Auble appears in the 1819 land assessment of Beverly and in the1825 Beverly census.1

Last Edited=9 Nov 2007

Child of David Abel and Mary Dineen


  1. [S1] Robert Coleman, 2009.