Abraham Fleenor "Mack" Andis

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parents:  Eli Andis and Hannah H Barnes

 

Birth:  09 May 1848  Martin Co, IN
Death:  01 Jan 1924  Martin Co, IN
Burial:  Boggs Creek Cemetery, Martin, IN

Marriage #1

Malissa Jane Voorhees/Vorris

05 Jan 1871  Martin Co, IN

Children

John William Andis 26 Feb 1872
Hannah Caroline Andis 19 Feb 1875
Pheriba Elizabeth Andis 20 Feb 1878
Daniel Hibner Andis 19 Dec 1883
Robert Francis Andis 06 Apr 1886

children of Abraham Fleenor Andis and Malissa Jane (Vorris) Andis

 

Marriage #2

Nancy Jane Hopper Jones

15 Dec 1891  Martin Co, IN

Children

Lawrence Claudis Andis 28 Jul 1893
Ira Titus Andis 31 Aug 1895
Corilla Andis 19 Sep 1900
Mary Loveda Andis 19 Jan 1903

children of Abraham Fleenor Andis and Nancy Jane Hopper (Jones) Andis

 

Sources
 
1850 Federal census McCameron, Martin, IN - age 2 (view census information)
1860 Federal census Brown, Martin, IN - age 10 (view census information)
1870 Federal census Brown, Martin, IN - age 22 (view census information)
1880 Federal census Brown, Martin, IN - 01 Jun 1880 - age 32 (view census information)
1900 Federal census Brown, Martin, IN - age 52 (view census information)
1910 Federal census Brown, Martin, IN - 21 Apr 1910 - age 62 (view census information)
1920 Federal census Brown, Martin, IN - 02 Jan 1920 - age 71 (view census information)
Ancestry.com WWI and WWII Draft Cards; Arkansas Marriages Index 1933-1939; 
Family History Center, Salt Lake City, UT History of Greene County Indiana (book): Trowbridge biography; Cemetery index: Beech Grove Cemetery (viewed and copied or transcribed); Cemetery index: Jones Ridge Cemetery (viewed and copied or transcribed); Jones Ridge Cemetery, Greene County, AR - index; "Greene County, Arkansas History and Families"
Arkansas History Commission Funeral notices, obituaries
Vigo County, Indiana Online marriage records, obituary index
Vigo County Public Library, Terre Haute, IN Obituaries
Daviess County Library, Washington, IN Obituaries (personally viewed and copied or transcribed)
Daviess County Health Department, Washington, IN Death records (personally viewed and transcribed)
Daviess County Courthouse, Washington, IN Marriage records, death records, birth records (personally viewed and copied or transcribed)
Martin County Courthouse, Shoals, IN Marriage records, death records, birth records (personally viewed and copied or transcribed)
Martin County Health Department, Shoals, IN Death records; birth records (personally viewed and copied or transcribed)

Martin County Tribune, Loogootee, IN

Newspaper articles 
State of Indiana Death certificates
Goodwin Family Funeral Home Obituaries
Evansville, IN Courier Press Obituaries
Clay Co, IN birth records Online database
Deschutes Co, OR death records Online database
Monroe County Health Department, Bloomington, IN Death records (personally viewed and transcribed)
Vincennes Sun-Commercial, Knox Co, IN Public Library, Vincennes, IN Obituaries
Bloomington, IN Herald-Times, Monroe County, IN Public Library (Indiana Room) Obituaries
Linton Daily Citizen, Linton, IN Obituaries
The Herald-Telephone,
Bloomington, IN; Monroe County Public Library

Obituaries

Evansville Courier & Press, Evansville, IN Obituaries
Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro, KY Obituaries
Odon Journal, Odon, IN  Obituaries
Greene Co, AR - Memorial Gardens Cemetery Online cemetery index "A"
Burns City Cemetery, Burns City, Martin Co, IN Viewed and photographed tombstones
Boggs Creek Cemetery, Martin Co, IN Viewed and photographed tombstones
Sugarland Memory Gardens, near Washington, Daviess, IN Viewed and photographed tombstones
Newark Cemetery, Newark, IN Viewed and photographed tombstones
Walnut Hill Cemetery, Odon, IN Viewed and photographed tombstones
Williams Cemetery, Martin Co, IN Viewed and photographed tombstones
Find a Grave volunteer Sonja M Turner Tombstone photos - Barton Cemetery, Barton, Colbert, AL
Find a Grave volunteer LisaRC Tombstone photos - Flint Memorial Park, Mt Morris, Genesee, MI
Find a Grave volunteer kverde1 Tombstone photos - Carpinteria Cemetery, Carpenteria, Santa Barbara, CA
Find a Grave volunteers Seth Musselman and Rita Hagerty Tombstone and cemetery photos - Fairview Cemetery, Vincennes, Knox, IN
Find a Grave volunteers Misty Blakenship and Shelley Tombstone and cemetery photos - Mt Moriah Cemetery, Kansas City, Jackson, MO
Find a Grave volunteers Big Sam and Little Sam, and Wabash Valley Genealogy Society Cemetery Committee Tombstone and cemetery photos - Center Ridge Cemetery,  Sullivan, Sullivan, IN
Find a Grave volunteers Lora Carter and anonymous Tombstone and cemetery photos - Chimes Memorial Gardens, Happy Valley, Clackamas, OR
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Find a Grave volunteers C & Y Zinn-Haines and Carol Hochstetler Tombstone and cemetery photos - St Joseph Valley Memorial Park, Granger, St Joseph, IN
Find a Grave volunteers Sean Greene and Katherine Tombstone and cemetery photos - Beech Grove Cemetery, Beech Grove, Greene, AR;
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Find a Grave volunteers Billie Morris Barushak, Tina Galey-Horrall, and J Sullivan Tombstone and cemetery photos - Roselawn Memorial Park, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN
Random Acts of Kindness Peggy Robbins: Tombstone photos; obituaries
Random Acts of Kindness, Vigo Co, IN volunteer Mark Neice Various obituaries and tombstone photos
Family records Records and photos belonging to Richard Ira Andis
Family photo Photo of James and Rebecca Walls - belonging to Jim and Donna Smith
Family records Records belonging to Dawnna Shea (Crick) Strassenburg
Family records Records belonging to Herbert G Roach
Family records Records belonging to Aaron Brown
Family records Records and photos belonging to Steven Mitchell
Family records Records and photos belonging to Margaret (Martindale) Trowbridge
Family records Records and photos belonging to Nancy Howell
Family records Records belonging to Floyd E Goshorn, West Bend, Wisconsin
Family research Research belonging to Valerie Boman and Debra Branigan

 

Miscellaneous Information
1)We have a copy of Abraham and Melissa's marriage record.

2)  In 1891, three of Malissa and Abraham's children died within a period of 6 weeks: Hannah, 15 (died 14 Jan), Robert F, 4 (died 27 Jan) and Daniel H, 7 (died 03 Mar).  Six days later, Malissa died at the age of 38 of typhoid fever.  Hannah: ill for 180 days with TB, and typhoid for 5 weeks.

3) We have a copy of Abraham and Nancy's marriage record.

4) We have two newspaper articles regarding land and taxes for Abraham and Nancy Andis.

5) Abraham's cause of death: mitral insufficiency.

 

Photos and/or signatures

Abraham Fleenor Andis and Nancy (Jones) Andis
with their children Claudis (left back)
Ira (right back) and Corilla (baby)

c. 1900

thanks to Nancy Howell for this photo

back: Martha Malissie (Andis) Steele, unknown, Abraham Fleenor Andis 
front: Ernest Arnold Steele, Dora Enid Steele, unknown, unknown

c. 1919

note: speculation is that the unidentified man may be 
Lawrence Claudis Andis and his children Autumn and Loyal Andis - 
see back of this photo directly below:

thanks to Aaron Brown for this photo

thanks to L C for this photo

Abraham Fleenor Andis

Boggs Creek Cemetery
Martin Co, Indiana

photo taken by Valerie Boman

signature: