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[S114] Obituary of Samuel A. Gilmer, from an unknown newspaper, photocopy on file at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, Dayton, VA with a handwritten date on the side. "Jan 19, 1948." "Ottobine, March 14.--death of Samuel A. Gilmer, of South Whitley, Ind., and a former resident of Rockingham and Augusta counties. ....rushed to the hospital in Huntington, Ind., where he died on Feb. 23. Mr. Gilmer was a son of Robert A. and Elizabeth Ann Gilmer and was born near Dayton on March 24, 1875. His family moved to Augusta county when he was quite young. Later he moved to Liberty, Indiana, where he lived for a number of years. After selling his farm he then moved to Northern Indiana, near North Manchester College. Surviving are his wife, who was Miss Bessie Snyder, a daughter of the late John H. and Christena Heltzel Snyder, of Clover Hill; three sons, Rev. Clarence G. Gil-...." The second column of the article is missing.
[S117] Humphrey Sutton and son Oliver P. Sutton family group sheets compiled and supplied by Linda Thorpe, Nov 1997.
[S231] Walter S. Beanblossom, Gilmore Family Genealogy, I Walk in the Light: the Ancestors and Descendants of John Smith Gilmore, (Hawesville, KY: 196-?), 929.27 G4226 in the custody of the LDS Family History Center, Salt Lake City, UT. Several errors have been found in this history. This compiler finds no evidence that the James Gilmore in Rockingham County, VA has any relationship to those in Rockbridge County. He apparently did not arrive in Augusta County until about the time of the Revolution, as his sons were born in Bucks and Lancaster County, PA.
[S305] Frances Ingmire, Hardin County Kentucky Will Book E 1837-1866, (St. Louis, MO: F.T. Ingmire, c1983), 976.9845 P2ie in the custody of the LDS Family History Center, Salt Lake City, UT.
[S376] Albert Cook Myers M.L., Immigration of the Irish Quakers into Pennsylvania 1682-1750, (Baltimore: GPC, 1969), in the custody of the Southern California Genealogical Society Library in Burbank, CA.
[S387] William T. Price, Historical Sketches of Pocahantas County, WV, (Marlinton, WV: Price Bros., 1901), WV Poc25, in the custody of Sons of the American Revolution Library, Glendale, CA.
[S790] Records on the Gilmore family compiled and supplied by Donnadeane Depew.
[S796] Irene Macy Strieby, Early Marriages of Wayne Co, Indiana, 1811-1822 (Indianapolis, IN: Indiana Historical Society, Genealogical Section, 1965), Reprinted from the Indiana Magazine of History, 1944, volume XL, pages 87-102, 188-205 & 401-418.
[S798] Gilmore family records compiled and supplied by Virginia Pugh.
[S926] David F. Gilmer entry, 1850 U.S. Census, Rockingham Co, VA, p. 21, Dwelling 253, Family 256. National Archives Microfilm M-432, Reel 974. David F. Gilmer, 30, wagonmaker, b. VA; Martha, 23, b. VA; Mary F., 1, b. VA; Cornelius S., 8/12, b. VA.
[S964] Eugenis Gilmer entry, 1850 U.S. Census, Rockingham Co, VA, p. 21, Dwelling 262, Family 265. National Archives Microfilm M-432, Reel 974. Eugenis Gilmer, 27, wagonmaker, b. VA; Lydia, 31, b. VA; Mary E. 11/12, b. VA.
[S1047] Algernon E. Gilmer to Lydia Denton marriage bond, from a typed list of marriage bonds, Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, p. 6, "1848/10/14. Gilmer, Algernon E., Lydia Denton, Father: Benjamin Denton, Surety: same".
[S1055] James Gilmore to Ann Gangware marriage bond, from a typed list of marriage bonds 1812-1865 at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, Dayton, VA, p. 6, "1849/11/26 Gilmore, James, Ann Gangware, Father ----Gangware, Surety: A. E. Gilmore".
[S1057] David Gilmore to Martha Hoard marriage bond, from a typed list of marriage bonds 1812-1865, at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society. Photocopy of typed transcript in possession of Win Wood. "1846/12/28. Gilmore, David, Martha Hoard, Father: Thomas Hoard Surety: same".
[S1073] Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, Births of Rockingham County, typed transcript on file in the historical society library. 6 May 1871, not named male, father: George Gilmore; 5 May 1872, David B., father: George B. Gilmore; 19 May 1874, Bertram H., father: Geo B. Gilmore; 15 Nov 1875, Bowman S., father D.S. Gilmore [Bowman is listed with the A. [Abraham D.S.?] Gilmore family in the 1880 census]; 9 Oct 1876, Maud Gilmore, father: D.S. Gilmore; 26 Sep 1876, Mary C., father: Robert A. Gilmore; 3 Jul 1877, Wilbert N., father: Abraham D.S. Gilmore; 28 Nov 1879, John R., father; Geo B. Gilmore; 9 Jan 1879, Stuart Bery, father: Robert A. Gilmore; 2 Feb 1865, Koogler, Harrisonburg, father: Geo. K. Gilmer, editor, Harrisonburg, mother: Mary Serena; 25 Dec 1866, Mary C., father: Geo K. Gilmer, editor, mother Mary Serena; 4 Feb 1869, not named, father: Robert H. Gilmer, blacksmith, mother: Susan R.; 12 Oct 1866, John William, Dry River, father: Robert A. Gilmore, wagonmaker, mother: Elizabeth A.; 27 Jul 1868, Cornelius Thomas, Dry River, father: Robert A., Mother: Elizabeth Ann; 24 May 1870, Augustus Samuel, Dry River, father: Robert A. Gilmore, wagonmaker, mother: Elizabeth Ann.
[S1123] James Gilmer entry, 1850 U.S Census, Rockingham Co, VA., p. 21, Dwelling 258, Family 261. National Archives Microfilm M-432, Reel 974. James Gilmer, 24, Wagonmaker, b. VA; Ann, 24, b. VA.
[S1158] James Gilmore entry, 1880 U.S. Census, Harrisonburg, Rockingham Co, VA, Volume 28, Enumeration District 78, Sheet 28, Line 6, Dwelling number 211, Family 221, National Archives Microfilm T-9, Reel 1388. Ja. Gilmore, 46, married, b. VA, both parents b. VA; Anie, 46, wife, b. VA, both parents b. VA; Sanel L., 14, son, b. VA; Mary E., 8, daughter, b. VA; Wilbert N., 2, son, b. VA.
[S1304] Maud Gilmore, death index card at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, Dayton, VA. "Age 1 year, Parents G.B. and F.M. Gilmore. Cause: Diarrhea, p. 76, line 17".
[S1371] Ancestral File entries of Kenneth Parker and Donald Hester.
[S1435] Samuel Gilmore family records compiled and supplied by Priscilla Elaine Winn.
[S1437] Sarah Gilmer, death index card at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, Dayton VA. "Age 62 y 5 m, consort of Z.D. Gilmer. Born Shenandoah Co, VA, Informant Mary V. Kimler, daughter. Cause: Abcess. p. 162, line 35".
[S1458] Obituary of Stewart William Gilmore, from an unknown newspaper, date unknown. Typed transcript supplied by Virginia Pugh, Nov 1992. The transcript indicates that the newspaper this obit appeared in is probably located in Nevada, Vernon Co, MO.
[S1470] Thomas A. Gilmer entry, 1850 U.S. Census, Rockingham Co, VA, p. 21, Dwelling 269, Family 272. National Archives Microfilm M-432, Reel 974. Thomas A. Gilmer, 22, Merchant. b. VA; living with two members of the Koogler family; his mother was a Koogler.
[S1489] Unnamed Gilmer, death record from a notebook of Rockingham County death records 1862-1870, at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, Dayton, VA. Photocopy of typed transcript in possession of Win Wood. "Gilmer, not named, white, male, d. Feb 8, 1869, H'burg, not known, 4d. Parents Gilmer, Robert H. & Susan R. R'ham Co, source Robert H. Gilmer, father".
[S1576] A.E. Gilmer, Death Index Card at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, Dayton, VA. "A.E. Gilmer, p. 274, line 27, white, male, death Nov 1894, place: Lilly, Heart Disease, age 76, parents Jno. & Mary Gilmer [should be Thomas] born at Lilly, Farmer, source of information: D.F. Gilmer, son".
[S1600] Obituary of Alexander Gilmore, from an unknown newspaper, Crab Bottom, VA (21 Apr 1883) son of Samuel Gilmor. Typed transcript supplied by Virginia Pugh, Nov 1992.
[S1602] Algernon Gilmore entry, 1880 U.S. Census, Harrisonburg, Rockingham Co, VA, Dwelling 652, Family 630, p. 444. National Archives Microfilm T-9, Reel 1388. Algernon Gillmore, 60, married, farmer, b. VA. both parents b. VA; Lyda, 62, wife, b. VA, both parents b. VA; Peter W., 26, son, farmhand, b. VA; David F. 19, son, at home, b. VA; Abraham, 23, no relationship stated, married in census year, farm, b. VA; Hannah, 23, wife, b. VA.
[S1603] Obituary of Alice A. Johns Gilmor, from an unknown newspaper (n.d.) typed transcript supplied by Virginia Pugh, Nov 1992. It was probably printed in a Nevada, Vernon Co, MO newspaper.
[S1826] DAR Papers of Jacquelyn Gordon Miles no. 751770, copy in possession of Win Wood.
[S1953] John R. Brown entry, 1870 U.S. Census, Owen Co, IN, household 571.
[S1954] Henry H. Brown entry, 1870 U.S. Census, Owen Co, IN.
[S1971] His wife is possibly Rebecca S. Cromer married 16 Apr 1867, per IGI Virginia.
[S1972] Willene Caskey <e-mail address> 8/99 writes, "I found Ann Christie mentioned in one will in Iredell Co, NC. Her aunt Sarah Grey had willed her a cotton frock. The will was dated Dec. 6, 1807. This is the only listing in the indexes for Ann Christy".
[S1973] Will of Stewart William Gilmorel dated 22 Jan 1914, Nevada, MO.
[S2109] Records of Jerusalem Reformed & Lutheran Church posted on the web site of Linnea Miller 8/2000. http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Plains/9263/jerusalem.html BOGER, Juliann, d. 1 July 1840; 1y-7m-7d (daughter of John & Catherine Boger.) BOGER, Rebecca, d. 1 April 1841; 7m-16d (daughter of John & Catherine Boger.).
[S2238] Benjamin Thomas Gilmore death record, transcription supplied 3/01 by Deb Wake, <e-mail address> "Benjamin Thos. Gilmer, white, male died April 1854 in Dry River area of Rockingham Co, VA of Scarlet Fever at the age of 1-6-x. His parents were Algernon & Lydia Gilmer; he was born in Rockingham Co. A.E. Gilmer, his father, gave the information".
[S2374] Micajah and Martha Freeman to William and Sally Gray, letter dated 22 May 1834, copy received from Cleo Roster 2/01 who received it from Ronald Brown. Origin was Mrs R. W. Gray, Oxford, NC, in 1980. This letter was written by Micajah Freeman to her uncle & aunt, Wm. & Sally Gray, after Micajah had returned to Indiana from a trip to North Carolina to inform them of his safe return. The letter address was: William Gray, Rowan County, North Carolina, Salsbury Post Office: "State of Indiana Owen County May 22th day 1834. Dear uncle and aunt I now take up my pen at a long distance from you to inform you that we are all well at present thanks be to almity God for his kind merces towards us hoping at the same time that these few lines may find you all injoying the like blesing. Sir I started from North Carolina burk county on the 20th Day of February last and through Gods kind merces towards us we safely reached home on the 23rd Day of march last and found my family all well and my concerns likewise my brother James Freeman moved out with me to this country nither of us met with any misfortain on the way only we were water-bound two Days and stoped two Days with our acquintance on the way my mother in law is living with me and is in common helth I hope you will excuse me for not wrighting to you befor this time my reson is this James Brown took adrove of cattle to the michigan teritory and did not git home until the 20 of ____ we wish to be remembered to all inquiring. I believe every present has went it its right place only Lydia Littins that I expect to take to her some time this summer To: Wm & Sally Gray from: Micajah and Martha Freeman".
[S2450] LDS Temple Ready for Windows database researched in 2002 by Jack Gilmore.
[S2476] Look-up done by volunteer Nancy Gates 6/2002: "1850 Census for Wood Co (W)VA, Andrew Gilmore, age 24, born VA was a laoborer linving in the household of Berlin Dils, age 36, born VA and was a moulder. Andrew was not in the 1860 census nor any other Gilmer. I found only one marriage in Wood Co from 1801 to 1879: Thomas A. Gilmer, age 27, born Rockingham Co. VA s/o Henry and Virginia [note- should be Barbara] Gilmer m. April 3, 1855 by Stephen K. Vaught, Agnes L Boulware, age 19, born Wood Co (W)VA d/o Turner and Mary Boulware"
[S2501] A. E. Gilmer entry, 1860 U.S. Census, Rockingham Co, VA posted in the U.S. GenWeb Archives. 1001/970 A.E. Gilmer, 38, Wagon Maker, $500, $400 b. --; Lydia, 40, b. VA; Mary 11, VA; Isabella 8 VA; Tabitha 6 VA; Abram S. 3, VA; Peter W. 1 VA.
[S2502] James F. Gilmore entry, 1860 U.S. Census, Rockingham Co, VA, posted in the U.S. GenWeb Archives. 1004/973 James F. Gilmer, 34, Carpenter, PP $50, b. VA; Anna 35 VA; Abram 9 VA; Sarah 3 VA.
[S2517] Birth record of Koogler Gilmer from Ancestry.com.
Rockingham County, Virginia Births, 1860-65, Gilmer, Koogler, Feb 2 1865, White, Male, George and Mary, p. 158.
[S2522] Death record of James Gilmer, White, Male, Oct 1895, Brights Disease, 70 Years, Months, Days, Parents: Thomas and Mary, born at Lilly.
[S2673] Downs family records compiled and supplied by Melanie McCandless Luchtefeld <e-mail address> 6/2004. "Mary Minerva McCandless Downs is the sister of my great great grandfather Robert Silas McCandless".
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