Birth1839, Head Jackson River, Highland County, VA28302,28291,28292,28293,28294,28295,28303,28304,28305,28306,28307,28308,28309
Birth MemoBath Co, VA?
Census1840, Bath County, VA28302,24331,28299
Census1850, Highland County, VA28292
Census MemoDistrict 25
Census1860, Highland County, VA28291,28294
Census MemoWilliamville, MeadowDale
Death14 Nov 1864, Hilton Head, SC28303,28310,28311,28312
Death Memoage 25 yrs of Consumption con’d in prison, Civil War; as a POW at Steamer “Baltic”
OccupationFarmer28291,28294,28313,28314,28315
FatherWilliam S. Gum (1816-1882)
MotherMartha Rymer (1819-1890)
Research
Williamville(36of102) Dwg 260 Fam 24320715, 1860VAHighMdwdale36 Dwg 260 Fam 20318736 Elizabeth Hamilton, 11 F, B: Highland Co, VA enumerated w/Leonard Gum (who is she?)
Military
American Civil War Soldiers: Confederate, Leonard W. Gum Residence: Highland County, VA, Farmer, Enlist 30 Mar 1862 VA (File: Anc Plus Gum 10/11/2002)

Civil War Service Records: (Anc Plus Gum 10/11/2002)
Gum Leonard W,CoF, Unit:25VA Infantry,Rank:Private,Note:Guin,LeonardW,Allegiance: Confederate
Gum Leonard W., Co C, Unit: 162 VA Militia, Rank: Private, Allegiance: Confederate

American Civil War Soldiers1814
Leonard Gum
Residence: Highland Co, VA
Occupation: Farmer
Enlistment Date: 30 Mar 1862
Enlistment Place: Camp Alleghany, WV (sic)
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: VA
Death Date: 24 Apr 1885
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 30 Mar 1862 at the age of 24; Enlisted in on 30 Mar 1862; Died of disease as a POW on 14 Nov 1864 at Steamer “Baltic”.
Sources: 21

Civil War Prisoner of War Records9048
Leonard W Gum
Side: Confederate

US Civil War Soldiers 1861-1865737
Leonard W. Gum, 162nd Regiment, VA Militia; Side: Confederate; Regiment State: VA
Leonard W. Gum, 25th Regiment, VA Infantry (Heck’s); Side: Confederate; Regiment State: VA
Spouses
Birth1836, Bath County, VA28316,28317,28322,28321
Birth Memonow Highland County, VA
Census1850, Bath County, VA28321
Census Memo8th District
Census1860, Highland County, VA28316,28317
Census MemoWilliamville, Meadowdale
Undefined14 Nov 1864, Highland County, VA28320
Undefined Memoreported on the death of her husband, Leonard W. Gum
FatherOsborne Hamilton (1800-<1855)
MotherNaomi Jane Wade (1814-1854)
Marriage12 Apr 1859, Highland County, VA28297,28301
Marr Memo1857?
ChildrenRachael E. (1859-)
Last Modified 29 Apr 2011Created 31 Jan 2017 using Reunion 11 by Chris Dunmore