Samuel Gwin

Samuel Gwin

Male 1824-1826 - 1871  (45 years)

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  • Name Samuel Gwin 
    Born 1824-1826  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census From 1850 to 1870  Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 24 Jul 1871  Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Notes 
    • CENSUS:

      1860 VA, Highland Co, 246-229, all b. Highland Co, #246-229
      Samuel Gwin 36 m farmer, R=3,200, P=618
      Ellen (wife) 29 f housekeeper
      Walter 4 m
      Rheuhama 2 f
      -- next to Gwin siblings

      Gwin, Samuel; Pvt.; Co B 2nd (same as his cousin Blackburn). 7/20/1862 discharge. 7/22 paid, H.M. Bell. 7/30/1862 overage discharge 35 by law. [31st VA Infantry book, p.129]

      1870 VA, Highland co, p.12 Monterey 23 July, #83
      Gwin, Samuel 43 farmer, 10000,1300
      Ellen 39 keeping house
      Walter 14
      Ruhama 12
      Signora B. 9 fem.
      -- next door: John, Alcinda, Ann, and sister-in-law Mahala
    Person ID I2504  1: Ralph(?) & Margaret Wandless or Wanless
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 

    Father James Gwin,   b. 27 Jun 1774,   d. July/August 1844  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Rachel Stephenson,   b. Bef 1784,   d. Bef Jul 1844  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 20 Jul 1799  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F626  Group Sheet

    Family Ellen\Eleanor Dever,   b. 1 Dec 1830, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1896, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1854  Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Walter Gwin,   b. 22 Apr 1856, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Rheuhama Gwin,   b. 15 Nov 1857, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Signora B. Gwin,   b. 31 Aug 1860, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1942, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 
    Family ID F842  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S22] Vital Records of Highland County, VA, Matheny, John C. and Emma R., P.130 GWIN-ECKARD FAMILY CEMETERY, HIGHLAND CO - SAMUEL GWIN, SON OF JAMES & RACHEL GWIN, D. JULY 24, 1871, AGE 46 YEARS (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S61] Death records - Highland co VA, SAMUEL GWIN, 24 JULY 1871, JACKSONS R., CONSUMPTION, 48, PARENTS JAS. & RACHEL GWIN, B. BATH, REPORTER WIFE ELLEN (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S5] Bath County Marriages, P.19 1799 JULY 20 BOND FOR JAMES GIVEN AND RACHEL STEPHENSON. SURETY, JOHN STEPHENSON. JAMES STEPHENSON CONSENTS FOR DAU. RACHEL. WITNESS, JN. STEPHENSON.--A MONTH EARLIER, JAMES GWIN WAS SURETY FOR JOHN STEPHENSON ON HISMARRIAGE TO JENNEY GREEN. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S45] Marriage Records - Highland Co VA, MARRIAGE REGISTER 1853-1951: 13 OCT 1854 SAM'L GWIN, 27, SINGLE, B. HIGHLAND, S/O JAS. & RACHEL GWIN, FARMER, & ELEANOR DEVER,23Y10M12D, SINGLE, B. HIGHLAND, D/O JOHN & ELIZA DEVER, MD. BY HENRY BROWN. (Reliability: 3).