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  • ID: I21573
  • Name: Abel Proctor Wetherill
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 20 JUL 1876 in Pennsylvania
  • Death: 23 MAR 1949 in Ardmore, Pennsylvania
  • Burial: MAR 1949 Free Quaker Cem, Audubon, Montgomery Co, Pennsylvania
  • Occupation: asst supt white lead factory (1900)
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  • Note: Incorrect date of birth: 24 Jul 1876
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  • Note: Marriage license: Abel P. Wetherill, 1905, #191126
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  • Note: Philadelphia Inquirer 8 Oct 1905: Sara Reeves Mullen of Germantown to marry Abel Wetherill on 14 Oct at St Peter's Epis Ch, Germantown; brother Webster King Wetherill to be best man
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  • Note: 1910 Census: Locust St, 8th Ward, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ED#126
  • Note: Amban P. Wetherill head age 33 b. PA md 4 yrs
  • Note: Sarah wife age 30 b. NJ children - 0
  • Note: 2 servants; renting; indexed as Abraham
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  • Note: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918:
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    Abel Proctor Wetherill, age 42, born 20 Jul 1876; residence - 252 Kent Rd, Wynnewood, Montgomery Co, PA; vice president of Wetherill & Bro (white lead mfg), 126 S 30th St, Philadelphia; next of kin - father W. H. Wetherill, 3734 Walnut St,
    Phila, Pa; medium stature & build, blue eyes & mixed gray hair; registered 6 Sep 1918 at Ardmore, PA; signed A. P. Wetherill
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  • Note: 1920 Census: Kent Rd, Lower Merion Twp, Montgomery Co, Pennsylvania ED#108
  • Note: Abel Wetherill head age 42 b. PA
  • Note: Sara wife age 39 b. NJ
  • Note: Proctor son age 8 b. PA school
  • Note: Reeves son age 7 b. PA school
  • Note: 2 servants; mortgage free house; Abel was a lead works manager; Abel's father born PA & mother MA; Sara's father born PA & mother NJ; enumerated 7 Jan 1920
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  • Note: 1930 Census: 252 Kent Rd, Wynnwood, Lower Merion Twp, Montgomery Co, Pennsylvania ED#46-71
  • Note: Abel P. Wetherill head age 53 b. PA age m. 28
  • Note: Sarah R. wife age 51 b. NJ age m. 26
  • Note: Proctor son age 18 b. PA school
  • Note: Reeves son age 16 b. PA school
  • Note: Clarence Mullen bro age 58 b. PA divorced
  • Note: 1 servant; house value - $40000; they owned a radio; Abel was a white lead manufacturer and Clarence was a salesman.
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  • Note: New York Times 24 Mar 1949: obituary - Abel Proctor Wetherill, age 72, died at home in Ardmore 23 Mar 1949; son of William H. Wetherill 1 2 3
  • Change Date: 26 JUN 2012



    Father: William Henry Wetherill b: 20 JAN 1838 in Pennsylvania
    Mother: Elizabeth Putnam Proctor b: 27 MAY 1842 in Peabody, Essex Co, Massachusetts

    Marriage 1 Sarah Reeves Mullen b: 20 JAN 1879 in New Jersey
    • Married: 14 OCT 1905 in St Peter's Episcopal Ch, Germantown, Philadelphia, PA
    Children
    1. Has No Children Proctor Wetherill b: 7 MAR 1911 in Pennsylvania
    2. Has Children Biddle Reeves Wetherill b: 18 NOV 1912 in Pennsylvania

    Sources:
    1. Name: Colonial Families in Philadelphia
      Name: edited by John W. Jordan
      Name: published by Lewis Publishers
      Name: New York, 1911
    2. Name: The Descendants of Christopher Wetherill 1672-1882,
      Name: compiled by Charles Wetherill of Phila, Pa.
      Name: privately printed
    3. Name: Philadelphia County Marriage License Index 1885-1916
      Name: City Hall
      Name: Philadelphia, PA
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