Delia Abbott
Sophie Pollono
Sophie Pollono as Delia Abbott
The Young and the Restless
Portrayed by: Isabelle, Olivia & Riley Jones
Alix Madeline Dubois (2010-2011)
Sophie Pollono (2011-2013, 2014 & 2015 - 2016)
Duration: 2009-2013, 2014 & 2015- 2016
First appearance: February 16, 2009
Last appearance: February 15, 2016
Cause/reason: Appeared as a ghost to Billy Abbott
Created by: Maria Arena Bell
Hogan Sheffer
Scott Hamner
Family: Abbott family
Fenmore family
Foster family
Henderson family Valentine family
Full name: Cordelia Katherine Valentine Abbott
Other names: Cordelia Katherine Valentine Ashby Name when believed to be Cane Ashby's child
Gender: Female
Born: February 16, 2006
(originally February 16, 2009)
Died: October 14, 2013 aged 7,
Cause of death: Hit by a car driven by Adam Newman
Occupation: Student
Residence: Genoa City, Wisconsin
Parents: William "Billy" Abbott
Chloe Mitchell
Siblings: John "Johnny" Abbott IV
(paternal half-brother)
Katherine "Katie" Newman
(paternal half-sister)
Bella Mitchell
( maternal half-sister)
Grandparents: John Abbott Sr.
(paternal grandfather, deceased)
Jillian "Jill" Fenmore
(paternal grandmother)
Tiny [Last name unknown]
(maternal grandfather)
Esther Valentine
(maternal grandmother)
Great-grandparents: Robert Abbott
(paternal great-grandfather, deceased)
Unknown woman
(paternal great-grandmother, deceased)
Neil Fenmore
(paternal biological great-grandmother, deceased)
Unknown woman
(paternal biological great-grandmother, deceased)
William "Bill" Foster Sr.
(paternal adopted great-grandfather, deceased)
Elizabeth "Liz" Henderson
(paternal adoptive great-grandmother, deceased)
Aunts & uncles: John "Jack" Abbott Jr.
(paternal uncle)
Traci Abbott
(paternal aunt)
Phillip Chancellor III
(paternal uncle)
Cousins: Keemo Volien Abbott
(paternal cousin)
John Abbott III
(paternal cousin, deceased)
Kyle Abbott
(paternal cousin)
Colleen Carlton
(paternal cousin, deceased)
Phillip "Chance" Chancellor IV
(paternal cousin)

Cordelia "Delia" Abbott was a fictional character on the CBS daytime soap opera The Young and the Restless.

Actress History:

  • Isabelle, Olivia & Riley Jones (02/2009-06/2010; recurring)
  • Alix & Madeline Dubois (06/2010-02/2011; recurring)
  • Sophie Pollono (03/2011-12/2013, 10/2014, 02/2015 & 10/2015; recurring)

Character History:


Cordelia "Delia" Katherine Valentine Abbott is the late daughter and only child of William "Billy" Abbott and Chloe Mitchell. She was born February 16, 2009 (later changed to February 16, 2006) and died on October 14, 2013 after being hit by a car. She has two younger half-siblings, brother John "Johnny" Abbott IV and sister Katherine "Katie" Newman.

Chloe became pregnant from her on/off relationship with Billy in New York. Chloe knowing that Billy wouldn't stand by her decided to past off her child as Billy's assumed half-brother Ethan "Cane" Ashby. Chloe and Cane married shortly before Billy returned to Genoa City, Wisconsin. After Billy arrived in town he so discovered that he was the father of Chloe's unborn child. Billy and Chloe allowed everyone to believed that Cane was the baby's father. Billy then started dating Cane's ex-fiancee.


Delia was delieved by Billy and Chloe and soon after the birth it was revealed that Billy was the father.

Chloe and Billy got engaged to be parents to Delia but Billy didn't want to be with Chloe was wasn't looking to be a father. Chloe and Billy later married but it didn't last long. The couples soon split and moved on. Chloe got custody after the divorced. Billy moved on with Mackenzie Browning and later married Victoria Newman while Chloe dated Delia's cousin Phillip "Chance" Chancellor IV and married Kevin Fisher.


Once Billy got together with Victoria, Billy was a much more active father with Billy and Chloe sharing custody of her. Billy and Victoria later welcomed Johnny from a one night stand that Billy had with Chelsea Lawson. Chloe and Chelsea soon became friends. In October 2013, Delia was hit by a car driven by Victor "Adam" Newman Jr., Chelsea's husband. Delia died from her injuries at the hospital. Billy and Chloe do donated cornea to Chelsea and Adam's son Connor Newman who would go blind without them. It is later revealed that Adam was the one who hit Delia.