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Robert T. Abbott
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Robert T. Abbott

ROBERT T. ABBOTT was born in Salem, New Jersey on March 21, 18689 to Benjamin P. Abbott and his wife, the former Beulah Horner. The family moved to the Wrightsville section of Stockton Township, what is now Camden, in the 1870s. The 1880 Census shows the family consisting of Mr. and Mrs. Abbott, Robert, and his younger siblings William, Flora, and Estella. Another sister, Beulah, born in 1876, had died before the end of the following year. Two more Abbott children were born in the 1880s, James Griffee Abbott and Emma Abbott. The Abbotts made their home at the corner of 24th and Federal Streets in the 1880s. Benjamin Abbott was in business as a commission merchant. By 1885, Robert T. Abbott was working for his father as a clerk.

Robert T. Abbott
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Robert Abbott Dies, Ex Policeman Here

Camden Courier-Post - February 8, 1939
Robert Abbott, 73, retired Camden police sergeant and brother of William S. Abbott, former member of the Board of Education, died yesterday at West Jersey Hospital after a week's illness of pneumonia. He had been retired since 1921.

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4 Hurt as Auto Strikes Pole Strewing Live Wires on Road

Camden Courier-Post - Feburary 4, 1938 Four persons in a small coupe were injured last night when...

A detainer against Russell "Buck" Sage, held in Gloucester on a hit-run charge, was lodged last night by Camden police, who claim the South Camden sportsman "knows more than he has told" of the shooting of Harry "Gyp" Waterhouse.
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'Buck' Sage Held as 'Hit-Runner'

A detainer against Russell "Buck" Sage, held in Gloucester on a hit-run charge, was lodged last night by Camden police.

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Teller In Coma Held in $19,000 Theft At Bank

Burd S. Garrett, a teller, was placed under technical arrest this afternoon for a $19,000 theft at bank, as he was being admitted to the West Jersey Homeopathic Hospital.

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Removed to Hospitals

The police ambulance removed residents of South Camden to the hospitals late on Saturday afternoon.