John Gwin

John Gwin

Male Abt 1827 - 1876  (~ 49 years)

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  • Name John Gwin 
    Born Abt 1827  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 14 Apr 1876  Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Notes 
    • CENSUS:
      1850 VA, Highland Co, p.85, #245, August 9th
      Samuel Gwin 24 all b. Bath
      John 23
      Eliza 27
      Ann 26
      Alcinda 25

      1860 VA, Highland Co, PO = Wilsonville, #247-230
      John Gwin28 m farmer, R=3,200, P=623
      Anna (sister)34 f housekeeper
      Alcinda (sister)32 f housekeeper
      -- next door to Gwin siblings

      1870 VA, Highland co, p.12 Monterey 23 July
      #84
      Gwin, John 40 farmer 9000,2000
      Alcinda 44 keeping house 2000,100
      Ann 48 infirm 1000,50
      -- next door is bro. Samuel and sister-in-law Mahala Gwin
    Person ID I2505  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 Nancy McLaughlin,   b. Abt 1848, Augusta Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1881, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married 25 May 1875  Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. John M. Gwin,   b. 20 Apr 1876, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1913  (Age 36 years)
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 
    Family ID F888  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 - JOHN GWIN, SON OF JAMES & RACHEL GWIN, D. APRIL 14, 1876, AGE 49 YEARS (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S61] Death records - Highland co VA, JOHN GWIN, 14 APR 1876, JACKSONS R., HEART DISEASE, 48, PARENTS JAMES & RACHEL GWIN, B. BATH, FARMER, REPORTER WIFE NANCY (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, 25 MAY 1875: JOHN GWIN & NANCY MCGLAUGHLIN, BY C.S.M. SEE. GROOM: AGE 47, SINGLE, B. HIGHLAND, LIVES HIGHLAND, FARMER, S/O JAMES & RACHEL GWIN. BRIDE: AGE 27, SINGLE, B. AUGUSTA, LIVES HIGHLAND, D/O JAMES & ISABELLA MCGLAUGHLIN. (Reliability: 3).