Born to parents Johann Adam Gable and Elizabeth Yeager he married Elsir Welliver December 24, 1885 and it is unknown if they had children. Served in Company F 16 Regt PA Cav GAR initialy as a privt and promoted to a farrier. He then transfered to Company G of the 16 Cav.9/10/1862 - 8/11/1865. On his muster card it lists Complexion fair, Height 5-7 1/2, Eyes blue hair light and occupation blacksmith. Also states born Columbia County.