Name: Gabriel Elder
Birth: ABT 1832 in Morgan, IN 1
Death: 1909 in Toledo, Cumberland, IL 2
Event: Fact (2), 1850, Enumerated 1850 US Census Morgan, IN, Washington Twsp., p. 19, entry 292/292.
The 1850 US Census, Morgan, IN, Washington Twsp., p. 20, entry 292/292, enumerated Gabriel, age 18, living with his mother Barberry Elder. Brothers William, Robert and John were living nearby.
Mentioned as being heir of James Elder in Rush Co., IN probate records of a bill to answer as to an advancement. [Source: Rush County, Indiana, Complete Record of Probate, Book #5 1846-1847, p.82 via Court Records of Rush County, Indiana 1822-1857 by Maurice Holmes, March 1975 viewed at Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison WI, 27 April 2001. (Call No. F532, R95, H59.)] (Full text of Holmes' entry in D.L. Sorby's files.)
This family was enumerated in the 1860 United States Federal Census, Majority Point P.O., Prairie City Pct.., Cumberland , IL, pg. 691, line 13, dwelling 192, household 192. NARA microfilm # M653_172.
Name Age Sex Occupation Place of Birth Value of School Within Can't Read
Real Estate Personal Estate the Year or Write
Gabriel Elder 26 M Farmer IN $200 X
Rebecca E. --- 21 F IN X
George T. --- 4 M IL
Mary F. --- 2 F IL
Louisa A. --- 1 F IL
Father: James Elder b: 1789 in VA
Mother: Barbary Peevler b: 29 JUL 1791 in VA
Rebecca Emeline Ford b: 4 MAR 1839 in Morgan, VA (or IN?)
in IN 2
- George T. Elder b: ABT 1856 in , , IL
- Mary F. Elder b: BET 1857 AND 1858 in IL
- Louisa A. Elder b: BET 1858 AND 1859 in IL
- Elizabeth Elder b: ABT 1863 in IL
- Eli Sanford Elder b: ABT 1864 in IL
- John Dudley Elder b: 1 DEC 1866 in Cumberland, IL
- James William Elder b: 2 MAY 1872 in Toledo, Cumberland, IL
- Charles T. Elder b: 1875 in Cumberland, IL
- Walter Lawrence Elder b: 1877 in Cumberland, IL
- Text: James C. Elder via Fern Doyle, April 5, 1999 & 1850 US Census Morgan, IN, Washington Twsp., p. 20, entry 291/291.
- Text: James C. Elder via Fern Doyle, April 5, 1999.