1825 - 2 March 1884
Abraham Dolby was born in Chester Co PA, died in Venango Co PA. He was the son of Thomas & Rachel (Mecklin) Dolby of Chester and Clarion Co PA. Abraham married Catherine Dampman and Sarah Ann Grant.
General Affidavit Clarion Co PA
Pension of Lillie Dolby 527324 as Guardian of Child, Abraham Dolby B Pa Dft Mil. . Sarah A McNaughton came before Justice of the Peace age 51 PO Unreadable.. Abraham Dolby and Sarah A Grant married in Reading PA by Leinbach on 26 Day of Oct 1855 all of Berks County
State of PA Co Of Clarion
Lillie Dolby age 23 makes the following declaration in order to obtain the pension provided by act of Congress approved Jun 23 1890. The legal guardian of John Peter Dolby legitimate child of Abraham Dolby drafted at Reading PA 16 Oct 1862 in Co B PA Drafted Militia. Honorably discharged 23 July 1863 and died March 2 1884. He left a widow surving him - she remarried Oct 27 1885. John Peter Dolby born Jul 6 1876. Declares that the widow has NOT applied for pension, and that a prior application for minors pension has not been made. . Father married under the name of Abraham Dolby to Sarah Grant Oct 26 1855.