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Biographical Sketch of Frank Gilbert

Frank Gilbert, merchant, was born in Erie County, Pa, January 6, 1844. Moved to Indiana; came to Jewell County, Kan., in 1870, and engaged in the grocery business in 1872. In 1873 the firm name was Faidley & Gilbert, and they continued in business until 1878. The firm of Mann & Gilbert are now carrying a heavy stock of general merchandise in a room 24×50 feet, including an upper floor of the same size. He is a member of the Masonic fraternity. Was married in Lagrange County, Ind., August 13, 1866, to Miss Ellen Austin, and they have two children – Abbie, born September 4, 1867, and Arthur, born November 2,...

Biography of Eugene C. Gilbert

One of the well known citizens of Gans, Oklahoma, is Eugene C. Gilbert, cashier of the Citizen’s Bank. He was born near Caswell, Georgia, on the 15th of December, 1889, a son of W. A. and Helen C. (Chum) Gilbert, both members of old Georgia families. The father engaged in the mercantile business for many years and also followed agricultural pursuits, enjoying well merited success. He and his wife are still living. To them four sons and one daughter were born, Eugene C., whose name initiates this review, being the eldest child. In the acquirement of an education, Eugene C. Gilbert attended the public schools of Caswell and was graduated from the high school at Carter, Georgia, with the class of 1907. In 1908 he went to Sallisaw as bookkeeper for Mayo & Company, remaining active in that position until 1913. He then removed to Gans and became cashier of the Citizen’s Bank, in which official capacity he is still serving. He was elected city clerk of Gans and he held that office for some time, serving to the best of his ability in that connection. For many years he has been a member of the school board, taking an active interest in all educational affairs. Mr. Gilbert has been twice married. On the 15th of January, 1911, he was united in marriage to Miss Penelope Faulkner, a daughter of David Faulkner Cherokee and. a member of an old family of Hanson, Oklahoma, and to their union two children were born: Eugene C., Jr., and Elmo Hunter. The wife and mother died in 1913. At Fort Smith, Arkansas, on...

Gilbert, Clyde J. – Obituary

Clyde J. Gilbert, 85, Nyssa, died January 26, 1971 at Nyssa Memorial Hospital. He was a long time resident of the Nyssa area and a retired farmer. Mr. Gilbert was born Aug. 5, 1885, in Missouri. Survivors include one nephew, Frank Wood, Emmett, and one niece, Mrs. Glen Nichols, Emmett. Services were conducted January 29 at Lienkaemper Chapel by the Rev. Robert Manley of the Nyssa Nazarene Church. Interment was at Owyhee. Nyssa Gate City Journal Contributed by: Charles F...

Sybil Todd Heaton

HEATON, Sybil Todd4, (Eleazer3, Michael2, Christopher1) born Jan. 23, 1734-35, died 1805, married Nathaniel, son of Nathaniel and Phebe (Cooper) Heaton, who was born March 21, 1732, died July 12, 1803. Children: I. Sarah, b. 1755, m. Daniel Gilbert. II. Thankful, b. 1757, m. David Talmadge Jr. III. Sybil, b. 1759, m. (1) Sacket Gilbert; (2) Timothy Andrews. IV. Patience, b. 1761, m. Joseph Dorman. V. Joseph, b. 1764. VI. Phebe, b. 1766, d. young. VII. William, b. 1768, d. 1802, unmarried. VIII. Nathaniel, b. 1770, d. 1784. IX. Willis, b....

Abigail Todd Gilbert

GILBERT Abigail Todd3, (Samuel2, Christopher1) born Jan. 27, 1689, died Nov. 19, 1731, married May 28, 1712, Sergt. John Gilbert, who died July 8, 1713. Child: I. John, b. Sept. 1, 1713.

Sarah Todd Gilbert

GILBERT, Sarah Todd3, (Michael2, Christopher1) born Nov. 2, 1698, married Dec. 21, 1719, Daniel Gilbert, who was born Nov. 15, 1697, died 1753. Children: I. Daniel, b. Nov. 12, 1720. II. Matthew, b. Feb. 21, 1721-22; m. Bethiah Todd, dau. of Caleb and Mary (Ives) Todd. For children and ancestry see No. 125. III. Solomon, b. Feb. 10, 1723-24. IV. Sarah, b. July 29,...

Bethiah Todd Gilbert of Hamden CT

GILBERT, Bethiah Todd5, (Caleb4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Aug. 7, 1730, married July 1747, Matthew, son of Daniel and Sarah (Todd) Gilbert, who was born Feb. 21, 1722, died July 2, 1795. They lived in Hamden, Conn. For the ancestry of Matthew Gilbert, see No. 31. Children: I. Daniel, m. Sarah(???), who was b. 1754, d. July 25, 1825. They had Sarah, b. 1787, d. June 20, 1806. II. Asa, b. 1752, m. Mary Blakeslee, who was b. 1757, d. March 5, 1840. III. Mary, m.(???)Blakeslee. IV....

Oliver Todd of North Haven CT

Oliver Todd6, (Hezekiah5, Caleb4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born 1764, died Sept. 10, 1847, married Betsey, daughter of Thomas and Anna (Smith) Smith, who was born 1768, died Feb. 26, 1848. Her father was in the Revolutionary war. “He conducted a fire ship to the enemy and was badly burnt, the attending boat having left him too soon, he had to swim ashore, where he was found three days after in a helpless state. He was taken over to Rye, (N. Y.?) and there died.” From Dodd’s E. H. Register. Page 75. They lived in North Haven, Conn. Children: *616. Zerah, b. Dec. 26, 1785. 617. Polly, b. Jan. 11, 1789. *618. Deborah, b. July 28, 1791. *619. Roswell, b. Sept. 22, 1794. *620. Maria, b. Feb. 24, 1797. 621. Bede, b. July 18, 1802, d. Dec. 17, 1819. *622. Emily, b. Feb. 15, 1805. 623. Anna Louisa, b. Sept. 30, 1807, m.(???)Pierpont. 624. Betsey, b. Jan. 30, 1800, d. April 28, 1859, m. James Gilbert who was b. Aug. 29, 1780, d. July 22, 1847 in Hamden,...

Lucy Todd Gilbert of New York

GILBERT, Lucy Todd7, (Chauncey6, Jonah5, Stephen4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Oct. 30, 1813, died Oct. 31, 1891, married June 8, 1835, Norris Gilbert, who was born Sept. 9, 1811, died Aug. 12, 1877. She lived on a farm near Morris, N. Y., after her marriage, until the death of her husband in 1877, and for a time after that with her son Frederick; later she went to live with her second son, Mahlon, in St. Paul. It is said that as an infant she was unusually small, and she was always slight and frail looking, but she lived far beyond the span of life of the nine brothers and sisters who had preceded her to the other world, and after all died as the result of a fall from a window, at the age of seventy-eight. Children: I. Hobart Henry, b. Aug. 26, 1842, d. Nov. 16, 1844. II. Frederick, b. Feb. 3, 1845, m. Jan. 1874, Jane A. S. Crocheron, who was b. Feb. 9, 1840, d. Oct. 4, 1887. Issue: (1) William Mahlon, b. April 4, 1875, m. Dec. 25, 1901, Frances Brayton, had (a) Mahlon Brayton, b. Oct. 27, 1902; (b) Julius, b. March 31, 1906; m. second, April 29, 1891, Sophia D. Leavitt. Issue: (2) Fredrika Mary, b. Nov. 16, 1892, m. June 3, 1914, William W. Stancell. Issue: (a) Fredrika Gilbert, b. Dec. 11, 1916; (b) William Wiley, b. May 1, 1918. III. Mahlon Norris, b. March 23, 1848, d. March 2, 1900, m. May 20, 1880, Fannie P. Carvill, who d. June 10, 1900. Issue: (1) Frances Carvill, b. Oct. 16, 1885, m....

Alfred Todd of New Haven CT

Alfred Todd8, (Albert7, Charles6, Jonah5, Stephen4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born March 22, 1814, married June 18, 1837, Hannah V. Harrison, who was born June 12, 1819. They lived in New Haven, Conn. Children: 1907. Amelia E., b. June 18, 1838, was twice m. first, July 11, 1861, Grove Camp, second, Nov. 11, 1885, Royal Thomas Smith, who d. Feb. 20, 1893. No children. She lives in New Haven, Conn. *1908. Alson B., b. Jan. 5, 1840. *1909. Theron A., b. Sept. 28, 1841. 1910. Lydia Antoinette, b. Feb. 21, 1843, m. Nov. 10, 1862, Joel F. Gilbert. No children. 1911. Francis H., b. Jan. 29, 1848, d. June 17, 1868, of hydrophobia, caused by the bite of a passing dog, m. Sept. 11, 1867, Lettie Terry. No children. *1912. Augusta A., b. Dec. 13, 1850. 1913. Edward A., b. July 17, 1856, m. Oct. 11, 1876, Ida M., daughter of Henry N....
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