Hester\Esther R. Gwin

Hester\Esther R. Gwin

Female Abt 1822 - 1873  (~ 51 years)

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  • Name Hester\Esther R. Gwin 
    Born Abt 1822  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1850  Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 30 Jun 1873  Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Called Hettie in Morton's History of Highland Co.

      Headstone for Hettie R. Gwin, wife of David Gwin, May 13, 1818 - June 30, 1873 [Vital Recs of Highland Co, p.133] - this is weird because it should say wife of David Stephenson; wonder if the book is wrong or the headstone is wrong
    Person ID I1987  1: Ralph(?) & Margaret Wandless or Wanless
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 

    Father Robert Gwin,   b. 1783-1785, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1869, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Mary "Polly" Stephenson,   b. 1783-1787, Pendleton Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Jun 1860  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1805 
    Family ID F517  Group Sheet

    Family David Stephenson,   b. Abt 1807, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1878, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1842  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 
    Family ID F638  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S61] Death records - Highland co VA, HESTER R. STEPHENSON, 30 JUNE 1873, JACKSONS R., CONSUMPTION, 55, PARENTS ROBT. & MARY GWIN, B. JACKSONS R., REPORTER HUSBAND DAVID STEPHENSON (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S5] Bath County Marriages, BOND FILED OCT 13, 1841 FOR DAVID STEPHENSON AND ESTHER R. (Reliability: 3).
      Gwin. Surety, John W. Gwin. Robert Gwin consents. Witnesses, Thomas T. Brown and John W. Gwin. Returned Nov. 1 by T.H. Busey. [Bath Co Marriages, p.96]  -- note that Thomas Brown is her brother-in-law and John W. is probably her cousin