J. J. ABERCROMBIE, JR., 16 year old son of COL. J. J. ABERCROMBIE of the United States Pension Office, and wife, of Chicago, and a student in the preparatory course at NOTRE DAME, died last night at 10:50 o'clock of supperated (suppurative) peritonitis.The deceased had been ill since last Friday night.An operation was performed as soon as the consent of the parents was obtained, which was Sunday night.Every effort was made to save the young man's life but the disease was too far advanced.
Young ABERCROMBIE has been a student at the university for the past five years and was very popular.Short services were held at NOTRE DAME this morning and the remains are now lying in state in the college chapel.The young man's father, mother and sister and aunt have arrived at the university and will accompany the remains to Chicago at which place the funeral will be held tomorrow.Interment is in the Calvary cemetery. =========================================================== Descendants of JOHN JOSEPH ABERCROMBIE, 111
Generation No. 1
1.CAPT. JOHN JOSEPH6 ABERCROMBIE, 111(JOHN JOSEPH5, JOHN JOSEPH4, ALEXANDER3 ABERCROMBY, JAMES2, JOHN1) was born March 17, 1845 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, and died October 04, 1919 in Washington, District of Columbia.He married LILLIE MARY NUGENT August 27, 1881.She was born November 1848 in Illinois. Children of JOHN ABERCROMBIE and LILLIE NUGENT are: i.JOHN JOSEPH7 ABERCROMBIE, 1V, b. January 1885, Illinois; d. December 03, 1900, South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana. 2.ii.MARIAN N. ABERCROMBIE, b. September 1887, Illinois.
Generation No. 2
2.MARIAN N.7 ABERCROMBIE (JOHN JOSEPH6, JOHN JOSEPH5, JOHN JOSEPH4, ALEXANDER3 ABERCROMBY, JAMES2, JOHN1) was born September 1887 in Illinois.She married WILLIAM D. COFFEY.He was born Abt. 1880 in Massachusetts. Child of MARIAN ABERCROMBIE and WILLIAM COFFEY is: i.MARIAN A.8 COFFEY, b. Abt. 1914. =============================================== Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851-2003 CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE DEATH NOTICES ABERCROMBIE - CAPT. JOHN J. ABERCROMBIE, at Washington, D.C., husband of LILLIE NUGENT ABERCROMBIE and father of MRS. WILLIAM COFFEY, formerly chief clerk of pensions office.Funeral services at Washington, D.C., Oct. 7, 10:30 a.m. =========================================================== Jacqueline Sleeper Russell Website: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SRCH&db=jacquelinesr&surname=Ahttp://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SRCH&db=jacquelinesr&surname=A