Susan Gum

Susan Gum

Female Abt 1826 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name Susan Gum 
    Born Abt 1826  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • Bond of Peter & Adam Lightner for $1,000 on 12 March 1844 for Adam to deliver estate to Susan Gum, orphan of Otho Gum dec'd. [BCW5&6, p.12]

      Estate of Otho Gum settled 10 June 1846; payments made to Adam Lightner (guardian of Mary Jane Gum), Steuart S. Wade who married Susan Gum, Adam L. Gum (guardian of Sarah E. Gum), and Peter Lightner (guardian of Priscilla Gum). [BCW5&6, p.32]

      A. Lightner consented on Susan's marriage bond to Steuart Wade.

      1850 VA, Pocahontas Co, #43-43, Frost/Knapps Ck area
      Stewart S. Wade 26 farmer, all b. VA
      S. 24 f
      S.E. 3 f
      James O.K . 1
      Otho Gum 9 [probably Susan's little brother]

      Steuart Wade's estate not recorded in Bath Co through 1875, but we know he died between the 1850 and 1860 census, probably either in Pocahontas or Highland co. Not in Vital Records of Highland Co.

      1860 VA, Highland Co, 309-291
      Susan Wade34 f housekeeper, P=1,680
      Sarah E. 14 f school
      John O. 11 m school
      Reuben A.9 m school
      Francis D.7 m school
      Luther S. 4 m school
      -- she lives between Isaac Gum & James W. Wade. Probably moved back to Highland co to be near family after her husband died. Or maybe they moved there before he died.
    Person ID I2591  1: Ralph(?) & Margaret Wandless or Wanless
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 

    Father Otho Gum,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F882  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Thomas Campbell,   b. 1800, Highland or Pocahontas Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1876, Highland Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1868  Pocahontas Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 
    Family ID F880  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Stuart S. Wade,   b. Abt 1824, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1850 and 1860  (Age ~ 26 years) 
    Married 26 Sep 1845  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 
    Family ID F881  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S34] Poca. Co. Marriage Records (Wooddell), Wooddell, James E. & Rita H., (Green Bank, WV; author; 1988), P.89 SEE MARRIAGE SOURCE (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S34] Poca. Co. Marriage Records (Wooddell), Wooddell, James E. & Rita H., (Green Bank, WV; author; 1988), P.89  THOMAS CAMPBELL & SUSAN WADE AT THE RESIDENCE OF SUSAN WADE BY CHARLES A. JOYCE. GROOM AGE OVER 60, WIDOWER, B. BATH CO, VA, SON OF ALEXANDER & MARGARET CAMPBELL. BRIDGE AGE ABOUT 42, WIDOW, BORN BATH CO VA, DAU. OF OTHO & ELIZABETH GUM. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S5] Bath County Marriages, P.101 BOND 20 SEPT 1845 FOR S. (STUART) S. WADE & SUSAN L. GUM. SURETY, WILLIAM CURRY. A. LIGHTNER, GUARDIAN OF SUSAN, CONSENTS. WITNESSES, CHARLES WADE & WILLIAM CURRY. RETURNED SEP 26 FOR STUART WADE & SUSAN S. GUM BY WM. J. RIDER. (Reliability: 3).