Sylvia Leanna KIGHT (Malinda Jane McRobie, John William, William) was born 4 Jul 1872 in Claysville, Mineral County, West Virginia. She died 10 Oct 1935 in Keyser, Mineral County, West Virginia.

Sylvia married William ABERNATHY on 30 Dec 1891 at Henry Kight’s residence in Claysville, Mineral County, West Virginia. William was born on 5 Jan 1866 in Mineral County, West Virginia. He is the son of Ezekial ABERNATHY and Sarah [UNKNOWN]. He died before 1910. He was a coal miner.

Sylvia and William had the following children:

Victoria Sarah ABERNATHY was born 21 Feb 1893 in Cross, Mineral County, West Virginia.
Forrest Raymond ABERNATHY was born 18 Apr 1895 in Mineral County, West Virginia.
Margaret K. ABERNATHY was born 8 Jul 1902 in Elk Garden, Mineral County, West Virginia. She died 31 Jul 1904 in Elk Garden, Mineral County, West Virginia of scarlet fever.

Sylvia married Henry Grant LIKENS around 1911 in West Virginia. Henry was born 24 Nov 1870 in Antioch, West Virginia. Henry was the son of James LIKENS and Francis McNEMAR. Henry died 6 Apr 1943 in Bayard, West Virginia. Henry was previously married to Sylvia’s sister, Laura Alice KIGHT.

Sylvia and Henry had no children.

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Sources:
1880 Census
1900 Census
1910 Census
1920 Census
1930 Census
Birth register for Sylvinia Kight
Death certificate for Sylvia Leanna Likens
Marriage Register for William Abernathy and Sylvia L Kight
Birth register for Victoria Sallie Abernathy
Birth register for Forrest Raymond Abernathy
Birth register for Margaret K Abernathy
Death register for Margaret Abernathy
Kight Cemetery Transcription
Death register for Henry Grant Likens