Birth Memoabt 1770?
Census1830, Bath County, VA28076,28077
Census1850, Highland County, VA28060,24335
Census MemoDistrict 25
Census1860, Highland County, VA28058
Census MemoMeadow Dale
Census1870, Highland County, VA28059
Census MemoBlue Grass, Montery
Deathaft 5 Sep 1894, Highland County, VA28078,28068
OccupationFarmer28058,28059
Anst File#AFN:10SD-WRK27031
FatherLeonard Lee Gum (1788-1853)
MotherAnna Mary Seybert (1785-1861)
Military
American Civil War Soldiers1814
John Gum
Residence: Highland Co, VA
Occupation: Farmer
Enlistment Date: 11 Jun 1861
Enlistment Place: Hevener’s Store, VA
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: VA
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 11 Jun 1861; Enlisted in on 11 Jun 1861
Sources: 21
Height: 5’11”
Eye Color: Grey
Hair Color: Light
Complexion: Light

US Civil War Soldier Records & Profiles741
John V Gum
Residence: Highland Co VA
Occupation: Farmer
Age of Enlistment: 31
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
Description: height: 5’ 11”; light complexion, grey eyes, light hair
Birth Date: abt 1830
Sources: The VA Regimental Histories Series

US Civil War Soldiers 1861-1865737
J. V. Gum, 25th Regiment, VA Infantry (Heck’s); Side: Confederate; Regiment State: VA
Research
Not listed with family, but his children listed under Jehu?21086
Not listed as child of Gum, Leonard, & Sieber, Ann28079
Not listed as a child of Leonard Gum & Anna Seybert24387 (Jehu is, same person?)

Pg 517 (Bath Co Court Order Bk 1838-1843) p. 151 10 Mar 1840 Indictments for Grand Jury, agt Michael Trainor, Henry Gum, John Gum & Morgan Gum for an assault & batt on Davis Hamilton (probably sons & son-in-law of Leonard Gum)21240 (Same John Gum? Only abt 10 yrs old)

Pg 522 Leonard Gum Will is found on pg 124, Will Book I, Highland Co21240 (John not listed but Jehu is)

John and Jehu same person? Children are the same?
Spouses
Birth1833, Highland County, VA28081,28082,28083,28078,28068,27205
Birth Memo1829? abt 1830? 1832?
Census1840, Bath County, VA27208
Census1850, Highland County, VA28083
Census1860, Highland County, VA28081
Census MemoMeadow Dale
Census1870, Highland County, VA28082
Census MemoBlue Grass, Montery
Death5 Sep 1894, Lewis County, WV28085,28068
Death Memoage 65 years
Alias/AKAThursday, Thirsey28083,28078,28085,28068,28069,28086,28071
FatherJames John Curry (1809-)
MotherMary Briscoe (1806-1891)
Research
Married to Jehu not John Gum4467
Marriageaft 13 Nov 1851, Highland County, VA28080,28084,28070,28071
Marr Memolicense 13 Nov 1851
ChildrenJames Wallace (1853-1921)
 Jesse Howard D. (1855-1938)
 Amos (1859-)
 Thomas T. (1861-)
 Henry (~1862-<1870)
 Ulysses Grant (1863-1930)
 Margaret E. (1866-)
 William J. Weakline (1868-1933)
Last Modified 18 Sep 2011Created 31 Jan 2017 using Reunion 11 by Chris Dunmore