Born to parents Johann Adam Gable and Elizabeth Yeager he married Anna Lewis, d/o Robert John Lewis and Barbara Hollingshead. They had 3 children: Hattie F., Robert John and Charles Lewis. Anna died March 3, 1883. He then married Elsie J. 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.