New York City, New York, 1880-1903.
From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1991). -
George Abel learned his craft while with the Walcker firm of Ludwigsburg, Germany; he immigrated to the United States in 1880. He worked as a cabinetmaker until he started with the Roosevelt firm of New York City, New York, as a chestmaker. After the Roosevelt firm closed, he became a partner with Oscar Müller in Müller & Abel of New York City, New York, 1893-1903.