Birth5 Dec 1820, Pendleton County, VA27844,27845,27846,27847,27848,27835,27849,27850,27851,27852,27853,27854,27855
Birth Memo1817? abt 1788 Bath County, VA? 1809? 16 Sep 1816-only 3 mos aft brother?
Census1820, Bath County, VA27856,27083
Census1830, Bath County, VA27832,27857
Census1840, Pendleton County, VA27858
Census1850, Highland County, VA27859
Census MemoDistrict 25
Census1860, Highland County, VA27833
Census MemoNew Hamden
Undefined18 May 1864, Highland County, VA27860
Undefined Memoreported on the death of her son George W. Gum at New Market, VA
Census1870, Highland County, VA27834
Census MemoBlue Grass, Montery
Death30 Jul 1891, Highland County, VA27861,27862,27863
Death Memoage 74 yrs 10 mos 13 das
Burialaft 30 Jul 1891, Gum Family Cemetery, Hightown, Highland County, VA27839
Anst File#AFN:10SD-X2D27836
Alias/AKAPolly; Dolly; Maryan27788,27794,27797,27864,27865,27866,27867,27811,27868
FatherLeonard Lee Gum (1788-1853)
MotherAnna Mary Seybert (1785-1861)
Research
Ln 5 Gum, Polly, W F, d: 25? Dec 1881 Back Creek; Cause: Consumption; 76 yrs; Parents: Gum, Leonard & Anna; b: Back Creek; Occ: Domestic; Consort: Gum, Abraham; Info: T___linton, neighbor20664 (Her? Husband different?) (Reunion note under Mary Wade, w/o Abraham Gum)

Ln 14 Gum, Polly, W F, d: 31 Jul 1891 Hightown, Cause: Dropsy, 75 yrs, Parents: Adam & Susan Gum; b: Pendleton; Occ: --; Consort: widow; Info: A. F. Gum, son20664 (Her? Parents are different? Son is right)

Not listed as a child of Leonard Gum & Anna Seybert24387 (only one Mary listed)
Spouses
Census1820, Pendleton County, VA27812
Census1830, Pendleton County, VA27677
Census MemoFranklin Town
Census1840, Pendleton County, VA27783
Census1850, Highland County, VA27817
Census MemoDistrict 25
Census1860, Highland County, VA27780
Census MemoNew Hamden
Undefined15 Dec 1860, Jackson River, Highland County, VA27818
Undefined Memoreported on the death of his mother, Alice Gum
Undefined12 Dec 1862, Highland County, VA27819
Undefined Memoreported on the death of his sister, Matilda Gum
Census1870, Highland County, VA27781
Census MemoBlue Grass, Montery
Death24 Apr 1885, Hightown, Highland County, VA27820,27821,27822,27823,27824,27825,27826,27827,27828,27829
Death Memo72 yrs Rheumatism 26 Apr?
Burialaft 24 Apr 1885, Gum Family Cemetery, Hightown, Highland County, VA27798
Burial MemoUS 250 West, past Jacob Hevener’s store in Hightown up the hill to the first house on the right, which belongs to Richard Hevener. Across the road follow fence about 1 1/2 mi, to the land of Mr. Campbell
Occupationfarmer27830,27831
FatherMcBride Gum (~1780-<1823)
MotherAlice Gum (1782-1860)
Military
Pvt John Gum b: unk d: Apr 24, 1885; b: 1813? Co F, 25th VA Inf. Regt bur: Gum Family Cemetery, (n. Hightown), Highland County, VA1812

American Civil War Soldiers1814
John Gum
Enlistment Date: 11 Jun 1861
Enlistment Place: Hevener’s Store, VA
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: VA
Death Date: 24 Apr 1885
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 11 Jun 1861; Enlisted in on 11 Jun 1861
Sources: 21

US Civil War Soldier Records & Profiles741
John Gum
Enlistment Date: 6 Nov 1861
Rank at Enlistment: Private
Enlistment Place: Hevener’s Store, VA
State Served: VA
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in on 11 Jun 1861
Death Date: 24 Apr 1885
Sources: The VA Regimental Histories Series

US Civil War Soldiers 1861-1865737 (one of these him?)
John Gum, 162nd Regiment, VA Militia; Side: Confederate; Regiment State: VA
John Gum, 25th Regiment, VA Infantry (Heck’s); Side: Confederate; Regiment State: VA
John D. Gum, 25th Regiment, VA Infantry (Heck’s); Side: Confederate; Regiment State: VA
John E. Gum, 162nd Regiment, VA Militia; Side: Confederate; Regiment State: VA
John E. Gum, 2nd Regiment, VA State Line (Cavalry); Side: Confederate; Regiment State: VA
John H. Gum, 162nd Regiment, VA Militia; Side: Confederate; Regiment State: VA
Research
BlueGr(30of105)Mntry Dwg 200 Fam 20020924 Snyder, Washington, 13 M W, Farm Boy, B: VA, & Logan, Margaret E., 14 F W, At Home, B: WV, & Gum, Eleanor, 46 F W, At Home, B: VA (Related?)
Marriage8 Feb 1838, Pendleton County, VA27787,27792,27794,27796,27797,27869,27870,27811
Marr MemoMin. Elias Zickefoose
ChildrenAdam Franklin (1838-1901)
 John Harden (1841-1864)
 George Washington (1844-1864)
Last Modified 30 Apr 2013Created 31 Jan 2017 using Reunion 11 by Chris Dunmore