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ABBOTT.—September 10, at her residence, Tenterden, St. Leonards, the wife of J. P. Abbott, of a daughter. ::[ ''The Sydney Morning Herald'', 22 September 1885, page 1]  +
Census records for the years 1850, 1860, 1880, 1885, and 1900. +Crown Hill Cemetery Burial Records as listed in official cemetery records  +
NZ Birth Registration 1921/3689 (Thank you, Ross)  +
Scotland's People  +
BDM Index ref for birth: 10172/1882  +
BDM Index ref for birth: 2346/1890  +
BDM Index ref for birth: 6545/1865  +
BDM Index ref for birth: 35911/1893  +
BDM Index ref for birth: 29627/1903  +  +
BDM Index ref for birth: 24519/1901  +
BDM Index ref for birth: 8839/1880  +
BDM Index ref for birth: 18599/1872 ("ADAMS UNNAMED")  +
"Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," index, ''FamilySearch'' ( : accessed 24 Sep 2013), Melvin O. Adams, 07 Nov 1847. <new note>"Massachusetts, Births, 1841-1915," index and images, ''FamilySearch'' ( : accessed 24 Sep 2013), Melvin C. Adams, 1847.  +