Here is most of the information I have on James Abbott and his offspring. James Abbott, born abt.1792 in Pennsylvania, died aft.1860 probably in Lodi Township, Athens County, Ohio.Married Rebecca Murphy bef.1821 probably in Virginia. Their children were:John b.abt.1821 in Virginia, Rebecca L. b.abt.1825 in Ohio, Ellen b.abt.1840 in Ohio, and Adaline b.abt.1848 in Ohio. John Abbott married Mahala Brown bef.1844, probably in Athens County Ohio. He died aft.1875 in Jerseyville, Athens County Ohio. Their children were:Ivana b.abt.1844, Mary Jane b.abt.1846, Matilda b.abt.1848, William F. b.abt.1851, Charles H. b.abt.1854, John b.abt.1854, George b.abt.1857, James Watson b.Feb.1860, Elmer Ellsworth b.Feb.06,1862 and Lewis Wetzel b.abt.1863.All of the children were born in Ohio. James Watson Abbott married Anna (Nannie)Becker Nov.19,1884 in Lincoln Township, Plymouth County Iowa.They moved to San Francisco and had 5 children, Edwin, Harold, Minnie b.March 17,1890, Emma and Fred. The date of death for James Watson Abbott is unknown.