Katherine Salisbury Abington

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William Henry Abington
September 6, 1921

Katherine Ruth Abington
February 28, 1922
August 13, 1998

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William Henry Abington - Lawyer, Legislator

U. S. Air Corps 1942 - 1945
8th Air Force - 48th Bomb Group E. T. O.
Member, Texas House of Representatives
50th, 51st, 52nd, and 53rd Legislative Sessions
Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas
Full Name: Katherine Salisbury Abington
Location: Section:Republic Hill, Section 1 (C1)
Row:R  Number:8
Reason for Eligibility: Wife of William Henry Abington 
Birth Date: February 28, 1922 
Died: August 13, 1998 
Burial Date: August 17, 1998 


The following obituary was taken from the Austin American-Statesman, August 15, 1998.

Katherine Ruth Salisbury Abington, wife state representative William Henry Abington, was born February 28, 1922, in North Platte, Nebraska, to Arthur J. and Katherine Salisbury. While attending the University of Nebraska, she became active in the Chi Omega Sorority and later served as a chapter advisor in Fort Worth and Dallas. After marrying William Henry Abington, they had two children, a daughter, Judith Ann Abington, and a son, Thomas E. Abington. Mrs. Abington passed away on August 13, 1998, and was buried at the Texas State Cemetery four days later.

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