Abner Fish (gggg-grandfather on my mother’s side)
– Abner Fish was born January 1, 1795 in Northampton County, Pennsylvania
to Asa and Polly Fish. He married Margaret Kettle in 1825. They had seven children. Approximately 1853 Abner and his family and their spouses and children migrated to Dallas County, Iowa
. Margaret died in 1866 and Abner remarried in 1868 to Amelia Gettis. For the last twenty years of his life he lived with his son Peter. He died in Chicago on December 6, 1891. He is buried along with his first wife in the Xenia cemetery
in Dallas Country. His daughter Beulah is my great-great-great grandmother. The picture is of his tombstone.