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James M. Gaston
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Birth: Jun. 24, 1759
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1840
Wayne County
Illinois, USA

He married Catherine CREIGHTON Mar 20, 1783 in Lancaster Co., SC. She was born 1764 in SC, and died 1848 in Wayne Co., IL.
More About James M. Gaston:
Burial: Abt. Mar 9, 1840, Bovee Cemetery / Wayne Co., IL
Cause of Death: Died after being thrown from a horse in Fairfield.
Medical Information: Was on his way to file pension papers for Revolutionary War.
Military service: Served in the Revolutionary War. Was in the battle of Hanging Rock "about a mile from my home" in SC
Misc.: History of Wayne Co., IL states James was the first person buried in the Bovee Cemetery.
Moved: Moved to Lancaster Co., SC as a child.
More About Catherine CREIGHTON:
Burial: 1848, Bovee Cemetery / Wayne Co., IL
More About James Gaston and Catherine CREIGHTON:
Marriage: Mar 20, 1783, Lancaster Co., SC
Children of James Gaston and Catherine CREIGHTON are:
2 i. Margaret7 Gaston, born Abt. 1784; died Abt. 1800 in SC.
More About Margaret Gaston: Misc.: Died in SC before the family moved to KY and then to IL.
3 ii. Jane Catherine Gaston, born Abt. 1786; died Abt. 1865. She married (1) Murray Massey Abt. 1805; born Abt. 1785; died Abt. 1865. She married (2) John Bovee Abt. 1815; born Abt. 1785; died Abt. 1865.
More About Murray Massey and Jane Gaston:Marriage: Abt. 1805
More About John Bovee and Jane Gaston:Marriage: Abt. 1815
4 iii. Elizabeth GASTON, born Abt. 1788. She married Benjamin McGee Abt. 1806 in KY; born Abt. 1786.
More About Elizabeth GASTON: Moved: this family moved from KY after their marriage to TN and then Elizabeth went to MS
More About Benjamin McGee and Elizabeth GASTON:
Marriage: Abt. 1806, KY
5 iv. Thomas Creighton Gaston, born Abt. 1790; died Abt. 1870. He married (1) Elender CLARK Abt. 1810; born Abt. 1790; died Abt. 1870. He married (2) Sally CONNER Abt. 1820; born Abt. 1790; died Abt. 1870.
More About Thomas Gaston and Elender CLARK:
Marriage: Abt. 1810
More About Thomas Gaston and Sally CONNER:
Marriage: Abt. 1820
+ 6 v. Robert Rutledge Gaston, born Jan 27, 1792 in Lancaster District, Lancaster Co., SC; died Nov 12, 1837 in Wayne Co., IL.
7 vi. John Gaston, born Abt. 1794; died Abt. 1874. He married (1) Hannah BOVEE Abt. 1827; born Abt. 1807. He married (2) Artissima PERRINS Abt. 1840; born Abt. 1794; died Abt. 1874.
More About John Gaston and Hannah BOVEE:
Marriage: Abt. 1827
More About John Gaston and Artissima PERRINS:
Marriage: Abt. 1840
8 vii. Elihu Gaston, born Abt. 1796; died Abt. 1876. He married Mary TREADWAY Abt. 1816; born Abt. 1796; died Abt. 1876.
More About Elihu Gaston:
Aka (Facts Pg): Eli
More About Elihu Gaston and Mary TREADWAY:
Marriage: Abt. 1816
9 viii. James Cyrus Gaston, born Abt. 1798; died Abt. 1878. He married Margaret CLARK Abt. 1818; born Abt. 1798; died Abt. 1878.
More About James Gaston and Margaret CLARK:
Marriage: Abt. 1818 
 
Family links: 
 Children:
  John Gaston (1796 - 1875)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bovee Cemetery
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Nov 18, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9918483
James M. Gaston
Added by: M. Brownson
 
 
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My 5th. great grandfather.
- Kenneth D. Bogard
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