Master Name Index

Surname of ABELL



Caleb Abell (c1647 – 1731)

Famous Descendant(s):

Richard Gere — Movie Actor

Grover Cleveland — 22nd and 24th U.S. President

Illeana Douglas — TV and Movie Actress

Melvyn Douglas — Movie Actor


Elizabeth Abell (    – c1742)

Famous Descendant(s):

Marjorie Post — Founder of General Foods

C. W. Post — Founder of Post Cereals


Experience Abell (1674 – 1763)

Famous Descendant(s):

Grover Cleveland — 22nd and 24th U.S. President


George Abell (c1561 – c1630)

Famous Descendant(s):

Richard Gere — Movie Actor

Lizzie Borden — Accused Murderess

Robert Abell — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Elizabeth Montgomery — TV Actress - “Bewitched”

Grover Cleveland — 22nd and 24th U.S. President

Allen Dulles — 5th Director of the C.I.A.

John Foster Dulles — 52nd U.S. Secretary of State

Marjorie Post — Founder of General Foods

C. W. Post — Founder of Post Cereals

Adlai Stevenson III — U.S. Senator from Illinois

Illeana Douglas — TV and Movie Actress

Melvyn Douglas — Movie Actor


Joshua Abell (c1649 – 1724)

Famous Descendant(s):

Allen Dulles — 5th Director of the C.I.A.

John Foster Dulles — 52nd U.S. Secretary of State

Marjorie Post — Founder of General Foods

C. W. Post — Founder of Post Cereals

Adlai Stevenson III — U.S. Senator from Illinois


Lydia Abell (    – 1752)

Famous Descendant(s):

Allen Dulles — 5th Director of the C.I.A.

John Foster Dulles — 52nd U.S. Secretary of State

Adlai Stevenson III — U.S. Senator from Illinois


Margaret Abell (c1680 – 1751)

Famous Descendant(s):

Richard Gere — Movie Actor

Illeana Douglas — TV and Movie Actress

Melvyn Douglas — Movie Actor


Mary Abell (1642 – c1724)

Famous Descendant(s):

Lizzie Borden — Accused Murderess

Elizabeth Montgomery — TV Actress - “Bewitched”


Robert Abell (c1605 – 1663)

Famous Descendant(s):

Richard Gere — Movie Actor

Lizzie Borden — Accused Murderess

Elizabeth Montgomery — TV Actress - “Bewitched”

Grover Cleveland — 22nd and 24th U.S. President

Allen Dulles — 5th Director of the C.I.A.

John Foster Dulles — 52nd U.S. Secretary of State

Marjorie Post — Founder of General Foods

C. W. Post — Founder of Post Cereals

Adlai Stevenson III — U.S. Senator from Illinois

Illeana Douglas — TV and Movie Actress

Melvyn Douglas — Movie Actor