Marty and Karla Grant

Husband: Joshua Gilbert
Born: 1809/1810 in Chatham Co, NC
Married: before 1838 in Yancey Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Died: 1880/1900 in Union Co, GA
Father: Wilson Gilbert
Mother: Esther Smith
Spouses: Mary Stewart; Rhoda Russell
Wife: ?
Born: 1810/1820 in NC
Died: 1848/1853 in Union Co, GA
01 (F): Charity Gilbert
Born: APR 1838 in Rutherford Co, NC
Died: 1916 in Lumpkin Co, GA
Spouses: Benjamin Ingram
02 (F): Sarah Gilbert
Born: 08 JAN 1840 in Rutherford Co, NC
Died: 19 MAY 1902 in Union Co, GA
Spouses: William P Ingram
03 (F): Nancy Gilbert
Born: MAY 1842 in Rutherford Co, NC
Died: 1910/1920 in Union Co, GA
Spouses: James M Haygood
04 (M): Daniel Gilbert
Born: 1843/1844 in Rutherford Co, NC
Died: 1862/1865 in Civil War
05 (M): Elijah Gilbert
Born: 01 APR 1848 in Union Co, GA
Died: 22 JUL 1927 in Union Co, GA
Spouses: Mary Maranda Miller; Eliza Jane Carver


Additional Information

Joshua Gilbert:


!NOTES:Marty Grant's 3rd Great Grand Father.;


!NOTES:Not proven son of Wilson Gilbert, but fits very well.;

!CENSUS:1810 Chatham Co, NC pg 204 w/Wilson GILBERT age 0-9 (1800/10);


!CENSUS:1830 * Burke Co, NC pg 194 w/Wilson GILBERT age 15-19 (1810/15);

!VOTER LIST:1835 Yancey Co., NC Oakes Precinct, Joshua Gilbert.;

!CENSUS:1840 Rutherford Co., NC p. 305
Joshua Gilbert age 30-39 (1800/10)
* Based upon several of his near neighbors (William Unphis (Humphries), Moses Davidson, several Wilsons, etc.) it appears that at this time Joshua may have been in the section of Rutherford that later became Cleveland County in the 1840's.;

!PETITION:* 25 Sep 1844 Petition for the Formation of Whiteside County, residents of Rutherford, McDowel and Burk request new county formed from the Northeast part of Rutherford, Southeast part of McDowel, and Southwest part of Burke County. (Bulletin of the Genealogical Society of Old Tryon Co, NC - May 1996 pg 76) ... Joshua (x) Gilbert ...;

!CENSUS:1850 x
x not found anywhere. Based upon children's ages and birth places, the family should have been in Union Co., GA in 1850.;

!CENSUS:1860 Union Co., GA Ivy Log PO # 454/453
Joshua Gilbert 50 Farmer $500/85 NC
Mary 40
Daniel 16 F. Laborer
Elijah 12 GA
Hannah A. 6
Noah W. 4;

!CIVIL WAR 1861-1865:
(1) Name appears on Roster of Eligible Men. 2 Sep 1861 Union Co, GA, Gum Log, Joshua Gilbert.;

!MARRIAGE:28 Oct 1869 Union Co., GA
Joshua Gilbert & Rhoda Miller
by Jesse Corn, MG;

!CENSUS:1870 Union Co., GA Subdivision 126, Blairsville PO # 611/611
Joshua Gilbert 60 Farmer $400/150 NC
Rhoda 35 Keeping House TN
Reubin 15 Farm Laborer GA
James 15 Farm Laborer
Maranda 12 At Home
Andrew 10 Farm Laborer
Joseph E. 8 At Home
Washington 14 Farm Laborer
* All children, except Washington, are Millers, and from Rhoda's 1st marriage. Their proper surname is not listed, so they appear to be Gilberts on this record.;

!CENSUS:1880 Union Co., GA Gum Log (1024) Dist # 247/247
Joshua Gilbert, 69 M Farmer NC-SC-NC
Rhoda 48 wife M Keeping House TN-TN-TN
Andrew Y. Miller 20 step-son S Laborer GA-NC-TN;



!NOTES:Marty Grant's Step-3rd Great Grand Mother.;

!NOTES:I haven't found any clues as to what her name might have been.
(1) She was born ca 1810/20 per the 1840 census, and died sometime between 1848 and ca 1855, presumably in Union Co., GA.
(2) She would have married Joshua Gilbert before ca 1838, presumably in Yancey Co., NC, though perhaps elsewhere, such as Rutherford Co., NC (no marriage record found for them in that county).;

!CENSUS:1840 * Rutherford Co, NC pg 305 w/Joshua GILBERT age 20-29 (1810/20);

!CENSUS:1850 x

(04) Daniel Gilbert:


!NOTES:Marty Grant's 2nd Great Grand Uncle.;

!NOTES:Military T/S at Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery, Union Co., GA.
No regular T/S found:
Daniel Gilbert
Co G
52 GA Inf


!CENSUS:1860 Union Co., GA Ivy Log PO # 454/453
Joshua Gilbert 50 Farmer $500/85 NC
Mary 40
Daniel 16 F. Laborer
Elijah 12 GA
Hannah A. 6
Noah W. 4;

!CIVIL WAR:"D. Gilbert" in Co. G 52nd Regiment, GA Vol. Infantry, "Alleghany Rangers"

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