Here is the information that I received from Marine Snider in Coaling, AL.Her husband is descended through this line.
Elijah Abston (b.?, d. 1847) married Frances (name unknown).They had at least two children, George Jennings Abston and Susanna Abston.Susanna married Rowland J. Rains.
George Jennings Abston (b. Feb., 1808, d. June 1876) married Mary Hart (b. 1/25/1808, d. 1/31/1863) on 12/22/1829.They had at least two children, Henry Jennings Abston and Sarah Elizabeth Abston.Sarah married Jessie Daniel Snider; Marine's husband's descent is through this line.
Henry Jennings Abston (b. 8/24/1846, d. 10/16/1900) married Nancy Isabella Barringer (b. 2/16/1848, d. 7/29/1937) on 8/30/1867.They had 7 children: Clara Bethany, Electa Mary, John Taylor, Vera Louise, Charles Gaston, Ira Arthur, and Zula B.
I have more information on Mary Hart, wife of George Abston.These families were in the Tuscaloosa, AL area from at least the mid 1800's.If you, or anyone else, has more information on this line, especially parents of Elijah, or other children of Elijah and Frances, or George and Mary, please let me know.