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47. Susanna HARRISON was born on 22 March 1811 in Estill County, Kentucky.11,16 She died on 23 May 1879 at the age of 68 in Madison County, Kentucky. She was buried in Silver Creek Cemetery, Berea, Madison County, Kentucky.

Transcript of Mortality Records, Kentucky, 1880:
Susanah Gabbard
Female, 68 years, married, b. KY. Father b. TN, mother b. NC.
Died Madison County, May 1880
Lived in county, 68 years.

Susanna HARRISON and Peter E. GABBARD were married on 22 October 1831 in Clay County, Kentucky.7,16,17 Peter E. GABBARD, son of Henry GABBARD and Barbara HUNSUCKER, was born on 25 February 1800 in Burke County, North Carolina.16,17 He died on 17 June 1885 at the age of 85 in Owsley County, Kentucky.16,17 He was buried in Silver Creek Cemetery, Berea, Madison County, Kentucky.

1840 Census. Clay Co, KY
Peter "Gibbard". 2m -5, 2m 5-10, 1m 40-50. 1f under 5, 1f 20-30.

30 Jan 1847. Kentucky Land Grant. 50 acres on Buffalo Creek, Owsley Co, was surveyed for Peter Gabbard.

1850 Census. Owsley Co, KY, Hh 62
Peter Gabbard, age 50, farmer, b. NC
Susan, 39, b. KY
Elisha 15. Henry 13. Margaret 12. John 10. Mathias 8. Lewis 6. Thomas 5. William R. 4, and Sophia, age 1.

1860 Census. Boonville, Owsley Co KY
Peter Gabbard, age 60, b. NC
Susanah, age 49
Mathias 20. Lewis 18. Thomas B. 17. William R. 15. Sophia 12. Henry, age 2.

Peter Gabbard enlisted as a Private. in the Union Army - Co D, 8th Regt of the Kentucky Infantry.

1870 Census. Kavanaugh, Jackson, Ky, Hh 1
Lewis C. Gabbard, 29. Ellender B., 24
William R., 2. John H., age 4 months
Peter E. Gabbard, age 70
Susannah, age 59

1880 Census. Glade, Madison, KY, Hh 49
L. C. Gabbard, age 38. Elender, 34, wife
Wm. R., 11, son. John H., 10, son. Barrett H., 8, son. Malinda, 6, dau. Susan, 2, dau. Frederick, 1, son
Peter E., age 80, Father

[Ira Gabbert says Peter died in Berea, Madison Co KY.]

Susanna HARRISON and Peter E. GABBARD had the following children:



Elisha W. GABBARD17 was born in May 1834 in Clay County, Kentucky.17,18 He died on 4 February 1908 at the age of 73 in Foxtown, Jackson County, Kentucky.17

Married 14 Aug 1855 in Booneville, Owsley Co KY to Nancy B. Moore.

1860. Boonville, Owsley Co KY, H 346, next to his dad
Elisha Gabbard, age 26. Nancy, age 22.
Susan, age 2 months
Michael Gabbard, age 23.

1880 Census. Kavanaugh Precinct, Jackson Co KY, Hh 362
Elisha Gabbard, age 46.
Nancy, 45, wife
Henry M. 23, son. Susan 20, dau. Peter 18, son. Mary J. 16, dau. Margaret 13, dau. Martha 11, dau. Anise, 9, dau. James M. 7, son. William H. 5, son. Sarah, 4, dau. Franklin, age 10 months, born Aug 1879, son.

Said to be buried Elisha Gabbard Cemetery, Jackson Co, KY - only interment listed for that cemetery; probably his homestead.



Henry GABBARD17,19 was born in 1835 in Madison County, Kentucky.17,18

Married in 1859 to Mary Ann Harrison,. [Possibly the daughter of Thomas Harrison & Lucinda Lakes?]

1880 Census. Kavanaugh Precinct, Jackson Co KY, Hh 330
Henry Gabbard, 45. Mary, 42, wife. Thomas, 16, son.

BEREA CITIZEN, published Weekly, Owsley Co KY
13 Aug 1903 Henry C. Gabbard, Sr. age 69 years, died Tuesday morning, Aug 4 of heart failure. He had been a sufferer for several months. He was a soldier of the Civil War belonging to Company A, 47th Volunteer Infantry.



Margaret GABBARD17 was born in 1838 in Kentucky.18

Married William Hatton/Helton.



John Wesley GABBARD17 was born in 1840 in Kentucky.18 Married Nancy A. Harrison, 3 Mar 1861. [Possibly daughter of Thomas Harrison & Lucinda Lakes?]



Mathias J. GABBARD17 was born in 1842 in Kentucky.17,18

Married Edith Harrison.



Lewis Cox GABBARD17,19 was born in 1844 in Kentucky.17,18 He died on 18 January 1903 at the age of 59 in Berea, Madison County, Kentucky.17 Married Eleanor B. Lakes.

BEREA CITIZEN, published Weekly, Owsley Co KY
22 Jan 1903 Madison Co, Berea. A Good Citizen Gone.
Sunday night, the 18th inst, Mr. Lewis C. Gabbard crossed the beyond. His departure was no surprise as he had been battling with consumption for several years. During a residence of more than 20 years in Berea, or the immediate vicinity, his influence had been felt for the right on all questions pertaining to temperence, good order and the well being of the community. Mr. Gabbard was 61 years of age. He was born in Estill Co KY from which he enlisted in the 8th KY Regt at the beginning of the war. He was assigned to the 4th KY after re-enlistment and served faithfully til the conclusion of peace. Member of Capt. James West Post, GAR, of which he has been a commander. Funeral on Monday at the family residence on Center Street. Burial at Berea Cemetery. Leaves wife, 3 sons and 2 daughters, all live in Berea.
2 Jul 1914 John H. Gabbard, son of L. C. & Eleanor B. Lakes Gabbard.
His departure took place Saturday evening the 28th inst. [June]. It was no surprise as he had been a suffered for 13 years. He was 44 years of age, born in Jackson Co KY. He was a member of the Baptist Church, was faithful and met death with composure. The funeral was held in the Baptist Church Sunday afternoon. Brothers Ellia and McMurry officiated. The remains were laid to rest in the Berea Cemetery by members of Berea Lodge No. 282 IOOF. He leaves a wife, one son and two daughters to mourn his loss.



Thomas R. GABBARD was born in 1845 in Kentucky.18 He died about 1864 at the age of 19 in Civil War.17

Parents filed for his Civil War Pension in 1873 - listed as Susannah and Peter E. Gabbard. See Ancestry database. Thomas B. Gabbard - Served in Co D, 8th KY Infantry.



William Riley GABBARD17 was born in October 1846 in Kentucky.17,18 He died on 4 May 1922 at the age of 75 in Madison County, Kentucky.17

Married 31 Dec 1863 to Sarah Ann Peters.

1870 Census. Kavanaugh Twp, Jackson Co, KY, McKee P.O.
William R. Gabbard, 25
Sarah A. 19
Henry, age 7 months.

1880 Census. Pond Creek, Jackson, KY
William R. Gabbard, 36. Sarah A., 30
Henry H. 10. Samuel P. 8. Alice, 6. Walter C. 4, Susan M., 2.

1900 Census. Bowen Twp, Madison, AR, Hh 214
William R. Gabbard, b. Oct 1846, 53, married 30 years, b. KY, Farmer
Sarrah, wife, b. Sep 1849, 10 children, b. KY
Children all born in Arkansas:
Morras, son, b. Jun 1881, 18
Emley, dau, b. Aug 1883, 16
Eli, son, b. May 1875, 15
Benney, son, b. Aug 1888, 11
Sarvis, son, b. Jul 1893, age 6

1910 Census. Hilburn Twp, Madison, AR, Hh 93
William R. Gabbard, 65, married for 42 years, Pension Lawyer
Sarrah, wife, 61, 8 children - 7 are living
Lewis C., son, 22 (Eli?)
Benjamine, son, 16
William N., grandson, age 2

Sarah died in 1916 and William returned to Kentucky.
Buried Berea Cemetery, Madison Co, KY. He has a military marker, Company E, 47th Kentucky Infantry.



Sophia GABBARD17 was born in 1849 in Kentucky.17,18 Married Winfield Scott Blanton.