Descendants of Charles Edwin Gilbert

Courtesy of Jane Bostick Horn & Charlotte Wilson Williams
 


Descendants of Charles Edwin Gilbert

 

 Generation No. 1

 

1.  CHARLES EDWIN1 GILBERT1 was born 04 Jul 1855 in Livingston, Sumter County , Alabama2, and died 3.  He married ELIZABETH GERTRUDE "LIZZIE/TRUDIE" WILSON4,5 20 Dec 1877 in Carrollton , Pickens County , Alabama5, daughter of BENJAMIN WILSON and ELIZABETH BOSTICK.  She was born 01 Mar 1857 in Pickens County , Alabama6,7, and died 7.

 

More About CHARLES EDWIN GILBERT:

1880 Census: 01 Jun 1880, Navasota, Grimes County , Texas8

1900 Census: 14 Jun 1900, Austin , Travis County , Texas9

1920 Census: 05 Jan 1920, Houston , Harris County , Texas10

1930 Census: 02 Apr 1930, Houston , Harris County , Texas11

 

Notes for ELIZABETH GERTRUDE "LIZZIE/TRUDIE" WILSON :

Name: Oran M. Roberts 440 UDC

URL: http://www.geocities.com/lks_friday/UDC/UDC-001.htm

URL title: Oran M. Roberts Chapter 440, UDC

Note: In 1930, Elizabeth Gilbert and J. Gertrude Gilbert, daughters of Charles E. Gilbert and Trudie Wilson, joined the ORAN M. ROBERTS CHAPTER 440, UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY, on the service of their grandfather, Love Edwin Gilbert. They stated on their applications the following:

 

In 1930, Mrs. Charles E. (Trudie Wilson) Gilbert joined the ORAN M. ROBERTS CHAPTER 440, UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY, on the service of her brother, William Francis Wilson. She stated the following on her application:

1) she was born 3/1/1857 at Pickens

2) father's name: Dr. Benjamin F. Wilson, born 5/11/1822 and died 5/5/1872 - mother's name: Elizabeth Bostick, born 1/20/1825 and died 7/13/1859 - They were married: 10/14/1843 at Pickens Co., AL

3) her brother Dr. William F. Wilson, born Dec. 1844 and died in the fall 1920 at Port Lavaca , TX . - wife: Sallie Burnside - They were married in 1868 in Jefferson , TX .

4) She stated that her brother was a cadet at the Annapolis Naval Academy when the war came and he left and joined the Confederate Navy and was a midshipman under Commodore Tatnall. At first he enlisted on Co. H 11th Infantry Regt. After the Battle of Manassas he was appointed a midshipman at Savannah , GA on 11/19/1861. In 1863, he was ordered to report to Adm. Buchanan at Mobile . Then he was sent to Richmond , where he served on the James River until 1864, and was sent to Charleston . On evacuation of that city, he went back to Gen. Lee and was captured at Sailor's Creek on 4/6/1865. He was discharged from Johnson's Island Prison in Lake Erie on 6/24/1865.

 

More About CHARLES GILBERT and ELIZABETH WILSON:

Marriage: 20 Dec 1877, Carrollton , Pickens County , Alabama12

       

Children of CHARLES GILBERT and ELIZABETH WILSON are:

                  i.    i JULIA GERTRUDE2 GILBERT, b. Oct 1878, Navasota, Grimes County , Texas .

 

Notes for JULIA GERTRUDE GILBERT:

Name: Oran M. Roberts 440, UDCEmail: robertsudc@yahoo.com

URL: http://www.geocities.com/lks_friday/UDC/UDC-001.htm

URL title: Oran M. Roberts Chapter 440, UDC

Note:In 1930, Elizabeth Gilbert and J. Gertrude Gilbert, daughters of Charles E. Gilbert and Trudie Wilson, joined the ORAN M. ROBERTS CHAPTER 440, UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY, on the service of their grandfather, Love Edwin Gilbert.

 

More About JULIA GERTRUDE GILBERT:

1930 Census: 02 Apr 1930, Houston , Harris County , Texas13

Occupation: School Teacher

 

                 ii.    ii ELIZABETH B. GILBERT, b. Nov 1883, Navasota, Grimes County, Texas; d. 09 Apr 1968, Palacios, Matagorda County, Texas14,15.

 

Notes for ELIZABETH B. GILBERT:

Name: Oran M. Roberts 440, UDC Email: robertsudc@yahoo.com

URL: http://www.geocities.com/lks_friday/UDC/UDC-001.htm

URL title: Oran M. Roberts Chapter 440, UDC

Note:In 1930, Elizabeth Gilbert and J. Gertrude Gilbert, daughters of Charles E. Gilbert and Trudie Wilson, joined the ORAN M. ROBERTS CHAPTER 440, UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY, on the service of their grandfather, Love Edwin Gilbert.

 

More About ELIZABETH B. GILBERT:

1930 Census: 02 Apr 1930, Houston , Harris County , Texas16

Occupation: School Teacher

 

                iii.    iii CHARLES EDWIN GILBERT, JR., b. 29 Jan 1888, Dallas , Dallas County , Texas ; d. 05 Dec 1972, Harris County , Texas17,18.

 

More About CHARLES EDWIN GILBERT, JR.:

WWI Draft Registration: 05 Jun 1917, Yoakum, Dewitt County , Texas19

 

                iv.    iv HELEN G[ould]. GILBERT, b. Oct 1889, Dallas , Dallas County , Texas ; d 1969, Palacios, Matagorda County, Texas, bur. Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery in Houston, Harris County, Texas; m. AMOS EMORY DUFFY 1913, Matagorda, Matagorda County, Texas, son of Andrew August Duffy and Anna Laura Spoor; He was  born 1887, Matagorda, Matagorda County, Texas; CHILDREN OF AMOS EMORY DUFFY AND HELEN GOULD GILBERT were: Trude Ann Duffy, Amos Edward Duffy, Jack Gilbert Duffy & Bettye Lou Duffy. ["Amos Emory Duffy Family", Historic Matagorda County, Volume II, p. 135, written by A. E. Duffy]

                 v.   
v P
HILLIP SMITH GILBERT, b. 08 Jan 1893, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas; d. Jan 1963, SSDI none specified, issued in Texas20; m. NEVA21 [BARBER] 25 Dec 1914, Matagorda Methodist Episcopal Church, Matagorda, Matagorda County, Texas; She was . Neva was the daughter of  Isaac N. & Ora B. Barber. 

Notes for PHILLIP SMITH GILBERT:

There is a P. S. Gilbert with wife Dora or Dove on the 1930 Hidalgo County , Texas Census, but I am not sure this is him.

 

This MAY be his death record, but death date is different from SSDI

Texas Death Records @ Ancestry.com

Name: Phillip Smith Gilbert

Death Date: 17 Dec 1962

Death County: Kerr 

Certificate: 76924   

 

More About PHILLIP SMITH GILBERT:

1920 Census: 05 Jan 1920, Houston , Harris County , Texas22

WWI Draft Registration: 05 Jun 1917, Brazoria County , Texas23

 

Garden of Memories Cemetery, Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas

Phillip Smith Gilbert1893 - 1962

Dove E. Gilbert 1893 - 1962

SSDI: Dove E. Gilbert, b 23 Nov 1904 - d 19 Oct 1991

1930 Census of Hidalgo County, Texas, Precinct 8, says Dove was 25 at the time of the census and married at age 22, so they must have married about 1927.

 

 

 

Endnotes

 

1.  Charlotte Wilson Williams, Research, Family Records and Personal Knowledge.

2.  See UDC notes under Trudie.

3.  Charlotte Wilson Williams, Research, Family Records and Personal Knowledge.

4.  Vicky Methany, Research, Family Records and Personal Knowledge 

5.  Charlotte Wilson Williams, Research, Family Records and Personal Knowledge.

6.  Vicky Methany, Research, Family Records and Personal Knowledge 

7.  Charlotte Wilson Williams, Research, Family Records and Personal Knowledge.

8.  Year: 1880; Census Place : Navasota, Grimes, Texas ; Roll: T9_1307; Family History Film: 1255307; Page: 1.1000; Enumeration District: 58; Image:  .  1 1 Gilbert, C. E.,Head M W 24 M Editor and Publisher AL GA CT  1 1 Gilbert, Gertrude, Wife F W 23 M Keeping House AL AL AL  1 1 Gilbert, Gertrude, Daughter F W 1 S TX AL AL  1 1 Gilbert, Mary E., Sister F W 23 S AL GA CT  1 1 Gilbert, Lyda R., Sister F W 19 S AL GA CT.

9.  Year: 1900; Census Place : Austin Ward 6, Travis , Texas ; Roll: T623 1673; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 92.  June 14, 1900  317 318 Gilbert, Charles, Head M W Jul 1855 45 M 22 yrs Expert Printer AL GA CT  317 318 Gilbert, Trudie, Wife F W Mar 1857 43 M 22 yrs Mother of 5, 5 living AL AL AL  317 318 Gilbert, Julia G., Daughter F W Oct 1878 21 S Teacher TX AL AL  317 318 Gilbert, Charles E., Son M W Jan 1888 12 S TX AL AL  317 318 Gilbert, Elizabeth B., Daughter F W Nov 1883 16 S TX AL AL  317 318 Gilbert, Helen G., Daughter F W Oct 1889 9 S TX AL AL  317 318 Gilbert, Philip S., Son M W Jan 1893 7 S TX AL AL.

10.  Year: 1920; Census Place : Houston Ward 7, Harris , Texas ; Roll: T625_1814; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 423.  Jan 5, 1920  420 W. 22nd Ave.  50 57 Gilbert, C. E., Head M W 65 M Farmer Renting AL GA CT  50 57 Gilbert, Trudie, Wife F W 62 M AL AL AL  50 57 Gilbert, Gertrude, Daughter F W 40 S Teacher Public School TX AL AL  50 57 Gilbert, Elizabeth, Daughter F W 35 S Teacher Public School TX AL AL  50 57 Gilbert, Fillip S., Son, M W 26 M Electrician Construction TX AL AL  50 57 Gilbert, Neva, Daughter-in-law F W 22 MTX MS TX.

11.  Year: 1930; Census Place : Houston, Harris , Texas ; Roll: 2348; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 99; Image: 1009.0. April 2, 1930  28 57 Gilbert, Charles E., Head M W 74 M at 22 Adj. Gen. Conf. Vet AL AL AL  28 57 Gilbert, Gertrude B., Wife F W 73 M at 20 Own home $10,000 AL AL AL  28 57 Gilbert, Gertrude J., Daughter F W 50 S Teacher, Public School TX AL AL  28 57 Gilbert, Elizabeth B., Daughter F W 45 S Teacher, Public School TX AL AL.

12.  Charlotte Wilson Williams, Research, Family Records and Personal Knowledge.

13.  Year: 1930; Census Place : Houston, Harris , Texas ; Roll: 2348; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 99; Image: 1009.0. April 2, 1930  28 57 Gilbert, Charles E., Head M W 74 M at 22 Adj. Gen. Conf. Vet AL AL AL  28 57 Gilbert, Gertrude B., Wife F W 73 M at 20 Own home $10,000 AL AL AL  *28 57 Gilbert, Gertrude J., Daughter F W 50 S Teacher, Public School TX AL AL  28 57 Gilbert, Elizabeth B., Daughter F W 45 S Teacher, Public School TX AL AL  .

14.  Social Security Death Records @ Ancestry.com, Name: Elizabeth B. Gilbert   SSN: 455-76-7202    Last Residence: 77465  Palacios, Matagorda , Texas , United States of America   Born: 10 Nov 1883   Died: 15 Apr 1968   State (Year) SSN issued: Texas (1962 ) .

15.  Texas Death Records 1964-1998 @ Rootsweb.com, Gilbert  Elizabeth  B    04-09-1968  MATAGORDA  F  MARRIED    (note, this shows married, but I don't believe she was ever married).

16.  Year: 1930; Census Place : Houston, Harris , Texas ; Roll: 2348; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 99; Image: 1009.0. April 2, 1930  28 57 Gilbert, Charles E., Head M W 74 M at 22 Adj. Gen. Conf. Vet AL AL AL  28 57 Gilbert, Gertrude B., Wife F W 73 M at 20 Own home $10,000 AL AL AL  28 57 Gilbert, Gertrude J., Daughter F W 50 S Teacher, Public School TX AL AL  28 57 Gilbert, Elizabeth B., Daughter F W 45 S Teacher, Public School TX AL AL.

17.  Texas Death Records 1964-1998 @ Rootsweb.com, Gilbert  Charles  E  JR  12-05-1972  HARRIS  M  SINGLE  .

18.  Social Security Death Records @ Rootsweb.com, CHARLES GILBERT  29 Jan 1888 Dec 1972 77025 (Houston, Harris , TX ) (none specified) 454-03-5147 Texas .

19.  World War 1 Draft Registration 1917-1918 @ Ancestry.com, Name: Charles E Gilbert Jr.   City: Not Stated    County: DeWitt    State: Texas    Birthplace: Texas;United States of America  (Dallas, TX)  Birth Date: 29 Jan 1888    Race: Caucasian    Roll: 1953188    DraftBoard: 0    Desc: Tall height, medium build, blue eyes, light hair  Occ: Publisher Daily Herald, Yoakum, Dewitt Co., TX  Nearest relative: Single  Served as Lt, Infantry 42nd TX Nat Guard  Signed: Charles E. Gilbert, Jr.

20.  Social Security Death Records @ Rootsweb.com, Name: Phillip Gilbert   SSN: 465-07-4565    Last Residence: Texas   Born: 8 Jan 1893   Died: Jan 1963   State (Year) SSN issued: Texas (Before 1951 ) .

21.  Texas Death Records 1964-1998 @ Rootsweb.com, Gilbert,  Neva  Kathryn    05-20-1965  PECOS  F  WIDOWED . b. 1898, Texas; d. 20 May 1965, Pecos County, Texas (This may not be Neva Barber Gilbert as Phillip was married to Dove circa 1927 according to the 1930 Census for Hidalgo County, Texas.)

22.  Year: 1920; Census Place : Houston Ward 7, Harris , Texas ; Roll: T625_1814; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 423.  Jan 5, 1920  420 W. 22nd Ave.  50 57 Gilbert, C. E., Head M W 65 M Farmer Renting AL GA CT  50 57 Gilbert, Trudie, Wife F W 62 M AL AL AL  50 57 Gilbert, Gertrude, Daughter F W 40 S Teacher Public School TX AL AL  50 57 Gilbert, Elizabeth, Daughter F W 35 S Teacher Public School TX AL AL  *50 57 Gilbert, Fillip S., Son, M W 26 M Electrician Construction TX AL AL  *50 57 Gilbert, Neva, Daughter-in-law F W 22 MTX MS TX.

23.  World War 1 Draft Registration 1917-1918 @ Ancestry.com, Name: Phillip Smith Gilbert   City: Not Stated    County: Brazoria    State: Texas    Birthplace: Texas;United States of America  (Dallas, TX)  Birth Date: 8 Jan 1893    Race: Caucasian    Roll: 1927368    DraftBoard: 0    Desc: Tall height, slender build, gray eyes, brown hair  Occ: Truck Driver (information not clear)  Nearest relative: Wife  Signed: Phillip Smith Gilbert.

Items in red added by Carol Sue Gibbs from Matagorda County sources.

 

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