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Burr Gilbert
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Birth: Dec. 6, 1790
Fairfield
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1858
Putnam Valley
Putnam County
New York, USA

Burr Gilbert moved from Fairfield, Connecticut, and purchased 250 acres of land in Putnam Valley, Putnam County, New York, from Moses Meeks. He later married the daughter of Moses Meeks. Burr served in the War of 1812 as a private. He drew an annual pension of $60, which is recorded as having begun in 1813. (Pensioners of Chautauqua County)

Burr was a blacksmith.

Burr and Anna were the parents of 13 children, several of whom died of tuberculosis.

1. William Anson Gilbert (1815-)
2. John Gilbert (1817-1891)
3. Julia Ann Gilbert Lent (1819-1851)
4. Allen Gilbert (1821-1882)
5. Cornelia Gilbert Travis (1824-1851)
6. Mary Elizabeth McCoy (1825-1853)
7. George W. Gilbert (1828-)
8. Thamer Adeline Gilbert (1833-)
9. Jane M. Gilbert Barger (1830-)
10. Lucretia Gilbert (1835-)
11. Caroline Gilbert (1837-)
12. Sarah Catherine Gilbert (1839-)
13. Covel James Gilbert (1841-1907)
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Anna Meeks Gilbert (1795 - 1890)
 
 Children:
  Mary E. McCoy (____ - 1853)*
  John Gilbert (1817 - 1891)*
  Julia Ann Gilbert Lent (1819 - 1851)*
  Allen Gilbert (1821 - 1882)*
  Jane M. Gilbert Barger (1830 - 1901)*
  Covel J. Gilbert (1841 - 1907)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Adams Corners Cemetery
Putnam Valley
Putnam County
New York, USA
Plot: Shares stone with son, John
 
Created by: Nancy Stout
Record added: Oct 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98704550
Burr Gilbert
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