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Margaret Murray Gilbert
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Birth: Mar., 1814
Ephratah
Fulton County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 1907
Johnstown
Fulton County
New York, USA

Dau. of James Murray & Amy Peters; marr. Burr Gilbert in 1837, Ephratah, NY. She assisted him in operating the Burr Gilbert Hotel at Garoga which had been in his family for nearly a century at the time of his death, in 1854. The well known hostelry was a favorite stopover for cattlemen drivng their stock west to the NY market. She was a very knowledgeable, self-educated woman, and successfully operated a large dairy farm for many years after her husband's death. She was the sister of Oliver, Amy, Betsey, Mindwell & the Honorable Richard Murray, all of whom predeceased her. She was the devoted mother of Amy E., Zalmon, Ann M., Jane M. & Emma Ida Gilbert; Mrs. Emma I.(Jacob G.) Snell & Miss Jane Gilbert survived her. Source: Censuses & Obit. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Burr Gilbert (1812 - 1854)
 
 Children:
  Jane M. Gilbert (1851 - 1940)*
  Emmaline Ida Gilbert Snell (1854 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rockwood Cemetery
Rockwood
Fulton County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Sandy Vandertol
Originally Created by: Whispering Pines
Record added: May 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69944429
Margaret <i>Murray</i> Gilbert
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Margaret <i>Murray</i> Gilbert
Added by: Elizabeth Marlow O.
 
Margaret <i>Murray</i> Gilbert
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