My Lost Grandmothers: More Brick Walls

1840 U.S. Federal Census for South Huntington, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. I am at a hard brick wall on many of our female ancestors.  I know who all of my 3 x great grandmothers are, but I am unable to complete documentation on four.  Daniel’s mother, Mary Wible or Weigle, has been elusive; however, I may … Continue reading My Lost Grandmothers: More Brick Walls

Olive Abbott

Olive Abbott was the wife of Isaac Gage (1st).  As with the Gage's and the Stone's, the Abbott's came to America prior to the American Revolution. Olive was born in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts on 30 March 1760 to "Samuel Abbott and his wife Bathsheba".  Shrewsburty is a town in Worcester County.  This county's boundary has changed … Continue reading Olive Abbott

Isaac Gage

As mentioned in Sumner Gage's post, he was the son of Isaac Gage (2nd) who was the son of Isaac Gage (1st) and Olive Abbott.  Records transcribed by the Pelham County, New Hampshire Clerk in 1905 record Isaac's birth as 8 October 1792. Transcribed records of birth from Pelham, New Hampshire. Included is the birth … Continue reading Isaac Gage