Abe Manley

This article was written by Amy Essington

This biography is included in the book The Newark Eagles Take Flight: The Story of the 1946 Negro League Champions (SABR, 2019), edited by Frederick C. Bush and Bill Nowlin. To download your free e-book edition or to get 50% off the paperback, visit SABR.org/ebooks.

Full Name

Abraham Lincoln Manley


December 22, 1885 at Hertford, NC (US)


December 9, 1952 at Germantown, PA (US)

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