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  Abbeville - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Abbeville is a city in the Picardie région, in the north of France.
Abbeville was the chief town of the former province of Ponthieu.
Abbeville is an important industrial centre; in addition to its old-established manufacture of cloth, hemp-spinning, sugar-making, ship-building and locksmiths' work are carried on; there is active commerce in grain, but the port has little trade.
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 Kids.net.au - Encyclopedia Abbeville -
Abbeville is a city in the Picardie region, in the north of France.
The facade is a magnificent specimen of the flamboyant Gothic style, flanked by two Gothic towers.
Abbeville, the chief town of the district of Ponthieu[?], first appears in history during the 9th century.
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 South Carolina State Library - Abbeville   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The county was settled primarily by Scotch-Irish and French Huguenot farmers in the mid-eighteenth century.
Abbeville was known as a hotbed of secession, and at the end of the Civil War the last Confederate council of war was held there.
Abbeville's most famous native son was John C. Calhoun (1782-1850), United States vice president, secretary of war and of state, and senator.
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 The Abbeville County SCGenWeb Project   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Abbeville County was established in 1785 from the splitup of the five-county area known as Old 96 District.
Abbeville County lies in the rolling foothills of the northwestern sector of the State of South Carolina.
The town of Abbeville developed around a spring which was set aside by General Andrew Pickens for public use.
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 Piedmont Power - About Us: Abbeville   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Abbeville is one of South Carolina's most historic small towns with an historic district of more than 300 buildings.
While history is a major part of Abbeville, the town has also kept up with the times.
Abbeville does a tremendous job of mixing the old with the new.
www.pmpa.com /cities_abbeville.htm   (144 words)

  
 Abbeville County At A Glance
Abbeville County has a Sheriff's Department with 27 Certified Officers; The County also has 10 volunteer Fire Departments.
The City of Abbeville has a Police Department with 18 Full-time Officers and 12 Reserve Officers; The City's Fire Department is Staffed with 5 Full-time firefighters and 16 Pay-on-Call Firefighters.
A Building to House the Abbeville County Memorial Hospital is Currently Under Construction and is Expected to be Completed in the Fall of 2006.
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 Abbeville Dental Plan - Discount Dental Plans, Dental Insurance and Dental Coverage - Dental Plans Coupons and ...
Abbeville Dental Plan offers plans to customers, which covers at low cost by choosing an active network dentist, and also allows them to choose dentists outside of this network.
Since Abbeville Dental Plan is conceptualized on patient cost-sharing, customer has to be well informed so that he can save his money and simultaneously having good oral well-being.
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 Abbeville, Georgia GA, city profile (Wilcox County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
One tradition says the community was named for the wife of David Fitzgerald, who donated land to the county; another says it was named for Abbeville, SC Settled by French Huguenots.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Abbeville was $10,029, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Abbeville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $201.
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 The Greater Abbeville Chamber of Commerce   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Abbeville County, dating back to the 1700s, is rich in history from time of the Cherokee Indians.
Joannes de la Howe is credited for naming Abbeville after his native city in France, and Jefferson Davis held his last war cabinet meeting at the Burt-Stark Mansion.
Today, Abbeville is a modern county with industrial parks, new schools, colleges, churches, an arts center, community centers, an opera house, 19th century homes, historical sites, recreational areas, state parks, and lakes.
www.abbevillescchamber.com   (106 words)

  
 Abbeville Abbeville, South Carolina (Cities)
Abbeville is located in Abbeville County, of which it is the county seat, south of Greenville between Calhoun Falls and Greenwood along Highway 72 near Sumter National Forest.
The population estimate for July 1, 1998 was 5, 281, a decrease of 497 since 1990.
Today in Abbeville, visitors and residents will find the elegant Opera House surrounded by specialty and antique shops; the Burt-Stark House, which is the meeting place of the Confederate Council of War; and old Trinity Church, built in 1860 and noted for its Gothic Revival architecture.
www.ohwy.com /sc/a/abbevill.htm   (141 words)

  
 Abbeville Hotel & Bert's Bar - Fun Barbados   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Abbeville offers 19 quaintly furnished rooms in this solid old building and is just across the road from Rockley Beach, one of the island's most popular beaches.
Abbeville is the home of BERT'S BAR, a popular sports bar well known for its delicious daiquiris and drinks.
Abbeville is also close to the island's exciting and diverse night life.
www.funbarbados.com /Lodgings/abbeville.CFM   (246 words)

  
 Abbeville, South Carolina Real Estate
The town of Abbeville is the essence of the Victorian Upcountry with an individualistic, can-do spirit that descends from the settlers who established this area.
Abbeville is well known for its mild climate.
Today the town square presents the same façade as it did at the turn of the century and the shops around the square are wearing their original colors and styles.
www.relocate-america.com /states/SC/cities/abbeville.htm   (427 words)

  
 Tour De Abbeville
Our friends in Abbeville are welcoming us to ride the roads and enjoy the day or weekend in their friendly community.
Ride some of the smoothest, rolling hills in SC here in Abbeville County as 25, 35, 65, and 100 mile routes await to challenge your cycling spirit.
This is a 25 mile ride on the rolling roads that criss-cross the Greenwood and Abbeville County lines.
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Abbeville County seniors increased their average SAT score by 15 points in 2005, maintaining for a third consecutive year Abbeville's effort for improvement...
The mission of the Abbeville County School District is to develop proficient, creative, self-motivated students by providing quality educational opportunities in a safe, nurturing environment which supports innovations and lifelong learning.
All materials on this web site are the property of Abbeville County School District and may not be published on another site or in another medium without expressed written permission.
www.acsd.k12.sc.us   (367 words)

  
 Abbeville --  Encyclopædia Britannica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
John Caldwell Calhoun was born on March 18, 1782, on a frontier farm in Abbeville County, S.C. In 1804 he graduated from Yale College in New Haven, Conn., with highest honors and began studying law.
He was admitted to the bar in 1807 and practiced law in Abbeville for several years.
Henry MacNeal Turner was born on Feb. 1, 1834, near Abbeville, S.C. He became an African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) minister and was the first African American army chaplain, appointed in 1863 by President Lincoln.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9002563?tocId=9002563   (594 words)

  
 Abbeville, Louisiana (U.S.)
To verify this, Abbeville was laid-out and planned to resemble a typical French town, therefore, the reason for the two town squares.
The parish was created in 1844, only one year after the founding of Abbeville, and its significant with the growth of our city, therefore, the reason for the red background of the flag.
Miniature city of Abbeville Flags were presented to all official dignitaries and guests attending the 10th Annual Dairy Festival and Fair held in Abbeville on October 24-25, 1958.
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 AllRefer.com - Abbeville, town, France, France (French Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
Sugar refining, brewing, iron working, and carpet manufacturing are the chief industries.
Abbeville received its commercial charter in 1184 and enjoyed prosperity until the revocation of the Edict of Nantes (1685) caused the Protestants, who constituted the skilled labor, to flee.
The closing of the Somme River port because of sedimentation also affected prosperity.
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 Abbeville Georgia Resource Guide, City or community of Abbeville, Georgia Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, ...
The population of Abbeville is approximately 907 (1990).
The distance from Abbeville to Washington DC is 601 miles.
Abbeville is positioned 31.99 degrees north of the equator and 83.30 degrees west of the prime meridian.
www.usacitiesonline.com /gacountyabbeville.htm   (213 words)

  
 Abbeville, Louisiana LA, city profile (Vermilion Parish) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Abbeville was $11,680, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Abbeville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $213.
The average commute time for Abbeville workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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 Abbeville on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Shareholders of Abbeville Capital Corporation Approve Merger with Community Capital Corporation.
The brilliant career and violence-prone life of Michelangelo Merisi, otherwise known as Caravaggio, has received a stunning treatment in John T. Spike's new art book, Caravaggio (Abbeville press publishers)....
The South Carolina director of the League of the South Robert Hayes talks about his beliefs at the group's office in Abbeville, South Carolina.
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 Abbeville Dental Plans - Abbeville Dentists and Dental Coverage - Abbeville Discount Dental Insurance from ...
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 Re: Robinson McAdams, Abbeville, SC
McAdams, age 2, born SC It appears from some of the estate records in Abbeville Co., SC that the McAdams had a connection to the Moses Ashley families.
In the 1860 census for Abbeville, County, SC there is a Charlotte McAdams, age 95, born SC who is living with a James B. McWhorter family.
Bennet McAdams is in the 1860 census for Abbeville County, SC, age age 64, farmer, born SC, wife Margt.
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 Abbeville Eurapart Travel Guide
Abbeville was one of the most beautiful towns in France until May 1940 then German air raid destroyed the wooden framed buildings that made up the town.
Abbeville's buildings today are nearly all post war but a few historical gems survived.
The Collégiale St-Vulfram although it has the appearance of a cathedral is actually a church.
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 Abbeville, town of   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Abbeville was founded in 1843 by Father Antoine Desire Megret, a French-born Capuchin missionary, after serving a troubled term as pastor at Vermilionville (Lafayette).
The town became the seat of Vermilion Parish in 1852, the same year its first newspaper, the Independent, was published.
Abbeville lies on Bayou Vermilion about 30 minutes south of Lafayette.
www.cajunculture.com /Places/abbeville.htm   (159 words)

  
 Abbeville, South Carolina Equity Records   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Sometimes you will find an indication of what type of record you've found, and even more rarely, the date of the record.
After you have found this information, you are ready to search the equities, which you must do either at the Abbeville courthouse (or wherever the originals may be found), or at an LDS Family History Center, where you may order the microfilm for the box in question.
Abbeville County Marriages 1780-1879 Implied in Abbeville County South Carolina Equity Records by Barbara R. Langdon, a saint among genealogists, (Langdon and Langdon Genealogical research 132 Langdon Road Aiken, SC 29805-9536) and
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 Abbeville United Methodist Church   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Although the first minister, John S. Davies, was appointed to "Abbeville" in 1860, the church wasn't officially organized until 1869.
As Abbeville grew, it became the "home church" for the appointed minister, who also served other area churches.
In 1934, the members of Perry's Bridge and Prairie Gregg merged with the congregation of Abbeville.
www.gbgm-umc.org /history/abbev.htm   (382 words)

  
 Abbeville Dentists & Dental Insurance @ Dental Plans   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 Abbeville South Carolina Real Estate, Homes, Property, Commercial   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 ABBEVILLE
If the city of Abbeville, which was founded in 1843 by a Catholic priest, is on your list of places to see, you're in for a treat.
Abbeville's downtown is centered around beautiful Magdalen Square and surrounded by National Historic Register properties, both commercial and residential.
For tourist information you may contact the Abbeville Tourist Center at 337-898-4264 or e-mail us at tourist@acadian.net.
www.vrml.k12.la.us /vermilion/abbeville.htm   (164 words)

  
 Town of Abbeville
Abbeville was founded in 1843 and named after the founder's hometown in France.
Take an after lunch stroll downtown and visit the town square plus many shops featuring local artwork, antique or new furnishings and stylish clothing.
Don't miss the local history museums, the Depot and Abbeville Cultural and Historical Alliance Center.
www.vermilion.org /abbeville.htm   (188 words)

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