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 James Hezekiah Gilbert

James Hezekiah Gilbert

Birth
Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 22 Jul 1940 (aged 74)
Pike County, Missouri, USA
Burial Pike County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 76495469 · View Source
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Mr. Gilbert was the son of John C. and Catherine GILBERT.

Mr. Gilbert married Miss Mary Jane Hollenback on April 8, 1886 in Pike County, Missouri at the bride's home.

At the age of twenty he came to Missouri settling in Pike county where he spent the remainder of his life with the exception of three years which he lived at Center.

In April 1885 he was married to Mary Jane Hollenback and to this union ten children were born all of whom survive him except one, Oscar, who died at the age of three years. He was converted and joined the Peno Baptist church in 1896 and has been a faithful member since that time.

Mr. Gilbert was survived by his wife, two sons, and seven daughters. Twenty-three grandchildren and great grandchildren and many other more distant relatives. He passed away at his home July 22, 1940 at the age of 74 years, eight months and 19 days.

Funeral services were held at Peno church Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock conducted by Rev. Admire. The songs "In the Sweet Bye and Bye" and "God Be With You" and "Rock of Ages" were sung.



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  • Created by: Heather Cottrell
  • Added: 14 Sep 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 76495469
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Hezekiah Gilbert (3 Nov 1865–22 Jul 1940), Find A Grave Memorial no. 76495469, citing Gailey Cemetery, Pike County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Heather Cottrell (contributor 47193139) .