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Abia

(æbˈiːa)
n
(Placename) a state of SE Nigeria. Capital: Umuahia. Pop: 2 833 999 (2006 est). Area: 6320 sq km (2440 sq miles)
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On Abiah (left): Camel coat, printed vest, white cotton shirt, stripped trousers, Givenchy.
259) See generally CHEESMAN ABIAH HERRICK, HISTORY OF GIRARD COLLEGE (1935); THOMAS U.
The following April little Abiah died in a smallpox outbreak.
Abiah Jones, as identified by police, was a student at the Pleasant Tech Academy, in Pleasantville, New Jersey.
Abiah Darby, wife of Abraham Darby II and mother of Abraham Darby III, provided a rare 18th-century account of her father-in-law's achievement in smelting iron with coke.
This is the last known letter from Dickinson to Abiah Root.
His mother was Josiah's second wife Abiah Folger from Nantucket, Massachusetts, and he was the 15th of 17 children from both marriages.
1706-1717 On January 17, 1706, Benjamin Franklin is born into the large family of Josiah and Abiah Franklin in Boston, Massachusetts.
How does one write a biography and list "Some of the People in Franklin's Life" without a single mention of Abiah Franklin, Benjamin's mother, and with only passing references to Josiah Franklin, Benjamin's father?