Lt. Col. Abner H. McCormick 2nd Florida Cav.

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A H Mccormick city, Levy, Florida abt 1828 Florida
Leonora Mccormick city, Levy, Florida abt 1830
You lost me here. Are the dates right?
A. H. McCormick is Abner the Lt-Col. of the 2 Fl Cav. He was born in 1826. So if his 2nd wife was Leonora, how could he have married her by 1830?
 

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You lost me here. Are the dates right?
A. H. McCormick is Abner the Lt-Col. of the 2 Fl Cav. He was born in 1826. So if his 2nd wife was Leonora, how could he have married her by 1830?
Well you bring up the question:

1860 census first wife of Abner's



E Mc Cormick
United States Census, 1860
Name E Mc Cormick
Event Type Census
Event Year 1860
Event Place , Marion, Florida, United States
Gender Female
Age 30
Race White
Birth Year (Estimated) 1830
Birthplace Alabama
Page 17
Affiliate Name The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number M653
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HOUSEHOLD
ROLE
GENDER
AGE
BIRTHPLACE

A H Mc Cormick M 34 Flo
E Mc Cormick F 30 Alabama
R Mc Cormick M 10 Flo
Kitty Mc Cormick F 8 Flo
Martha Mc Cormick F 7 Flo
E D Mc Cormick F 5 Flo
Chas Mc Cormick M 3 Flo
Hellen Mc Cormick F Flo

Abner's second wife 1870 census:


Leonora Mccormick
United States Census, 1870
Name Leonora Mccormick
Event Type Census
Event Year 1870
Event Place Florida, United States
Gender Female
Age 40
Race White
Race (Original) W
Birth Year (Estimated) 1829-1830
Birthplace New York
Page Number 1
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HOUSEHOLD
ROLE
GENDER
AGE
BIRTHPLACE

A H Mccormick M 42 Florida
Leonora Mccormick F 40 New York
R P Mccormick M 20 Florida
S K Mccormick F 18 Florida
M R Mccormick F 16 Florida
E D Mccormick F 14 Florida
C J Mccormick M 12 Florida
E J Mccormick F 10 Florida
J M Mccormick F 8 Florida


The difference is Abner's age( but census do gets that wrong form time to time) new wife but the kids ages and first names line up... looks like Abner was in Levy county, fl. 1870..
 

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