James Watson Abbott born Feb 1860 Lodi Twp, Athens Co, OH (son of John Abbott and Mahala Brown) d. after 1910 m. Anna Becker 19 Nov 1884 Plymouth Co, IA (divorce filed 15 Oct 1907 San Francisco)
Anna Becker born Aug 1866 Galena, Jo Daviess Co, IL (daughter of Fredoline Becker and Kathrina Hefty) d. 13 April 1960 San Francisco, San Francisco Co, CA
Children: Minnie Patti Abbott b. 17 March 1887 Ellsworth, Nobles Co, MN d. 15 March 1950 San Francisco, San Francisco Co, CA m. Albert Edward Beckman abt 1918 information on children available on request
Emma U. Abbott b. 23 March 1889 Nobles Co, MN d. 1 August 1907 San Francisco, San Francisco Co, CA
Edwin Lewis Abbott b. 3 May 1891 George, Lyon Co, IA d. 17 January 1963 San Francisco, San Francisco Co, CA m. Ethel Marie Erickson 17 April 1915 San Francisco (divorced 2 January 1922, San Francisco) information on child available on request
Frederick Everett Abbott b. 10 April 1895 Lane Co, OR (alt. birthplace Portland, OR) d. 13 October 1976 Campbell, Santa Clara Co, CA m1. Margery/Margaret Commins before 1920 (end date or cause unknown, no children) m2. Doris A. Cousins before 1933 (ended about 1959) information on children available on request
Harold Henry Abbott b. 7 January 1903 CA d. 12 October 1958 San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA m1. Azalea [Long?] before 1925 (ended after 1936) information on child available on request m2. Maxine E. [surname unknown] before 1955
James Watson Abbott was a school teacher in Meigs Co, OH (cf. 1880 census), Nobles Co, MN, Lyon Co, IA, Lane Co, OR (cf. 1900 census and other records), and Placer Co, CA (cf. 1910 census). I have not found any records after the 1910 census that can be confidently identified with him.
The Abbott family resided in IA and MN 1884-1891, Lane Co, OR 1894-1900, San Francisco, CA 1903/1904-on. From 1907 on Anna Abbott and children resided at 26 Bronte St. in San Francisco.