Birth Memo1835? bet 1830-1835?
Census1840, Bath County, VA28896,28897
Census1850, Highland County, VA28898,26949
Census MemoDistrict 25
Census1860, Highland County, VA28852
Census MemoMeadow Dale
Census1870, Highland County, VA28853
Census MemoBlue Grass, Montery
Undefined1 Oct 1872, Back Creek, Highland County, VA28899,28900
Undefined Memoreported on the death of his father, Abraham Gum
Census1880, Highland County, VA28850,28851
Census MemoBlue Grass
Census1900, Highland County, VA28855,28864,21174
Census MemoBlue Grass
Residence8 Sep 1905, Meadow Dale, Highland County, VA27777
Census29 Apr 1910, Highland County, VA28856,28863
Census MemoBlue Grass
Will Filed24 Nov 1911, Highland County, VA28901
Will Filed MemoWill Dated
Death30 Nov 1911, Highland County, VA28862,28865,28866,28867,28868,28869,28872,28902,28903
Burialaft 30 Nov 1911, Wade Family Cemetery, Mill Gap, Highland County, VA28862,28869,28872
Will Filed9 Apr 1912, Highland County, VA28901
Will Filed MemoWill probated
OccupationFarm Hand, Farmer28904,28905
FatherAbraham Gum (1796-1872)
MotherMary Wade (1811-)
Misc. Notes
Pg 379 Chas W. Gum Will dtd 24 Nov 191124948
Virginia Gum, wife
Witnesses: W. H. Wilson, Wm W. Gum
W. H. Wilson - Administrator
Presented in Highland Circuit Court Clerk’s Office 9 Apr 1912
Military
American Civil War Soldiers: Confederate, Charles W. Gum Residence: Highland County, VA, Farmhand, Enlist 30 March 1862 VA, B: 21 Jul 1833, Enlisted Co F, 25th Infantry Regiment VA, More info! (Same one?) (File: Anc Plus Gum 10/11/2002)

Civil War Service Records: Gum Charles W., Co F, Unit: 25 VA Infantry, Rank: Private, Allegiance: Confederate (Anc Plus Gum 10/11/2002)

Pvt. Charles W. Gum b: Jul 21, 1833 d: Nov 30, 1911 Co. F., 25th Inf Regt, bur: Wade Fam Cem, Mill Gap, Highland Co, VA1812

American Civil War Soldiers1814
Charles Gum
Residence: Highland Co, VA
Occupation: Farmhand
Enlistment Date: 30 Mar 1862
Enlistment Place: Camp Alleghany, WV (sic)
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: VA
Birth Date: 21 Jul 1833
Death Date: 30 Nov 1911
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 30 Mar 1862 at the age of 28; Enlisted in on 30 Mar 1862
Sources: 21
Height: 5’6”
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Light
Complexion: Fair

US Civil War Soldier Records & Profiles741
Charles W. Gum
Residence: Highland Co VA
Occupation: Farmhand
Age of Enlistment: 28
Enlistment Date: 30 Mar 1862
Rank at Enlistment: Private
Enlistment Place: Camp Alleghany, WV
State Served: VA
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in on 30 Mar 1862
Description: height: 5’ 6”; fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair
Birth Date: 21 Jul 1833
Death Date: 30 Nov 1911
Sources: The VA Regimental Histories Series

US Civil War Soldiers 1861-1865737
Charles W. Gum, 25th Regiment, VA Infantry (Heck’s); Company F; Rank In: Private; Rank Out: Private; Side: Confederate; Regiment State: VA; Film # M382 Roll 23

Civil War Service Records Confederate Records VA1818
Card 1: Confederate, G, 25 VA; Chas W. Gum, Pvt, Co F 25 Regt VA. Appears on Hospital Muster Roll of General Hospital, at Staunton, Va for to 31 Jan 1864, not dated; Enlisted Mch 1862 Alleghany by Capt Carricoff for period of War; Attached to Hospital Oct 1863 employed as Nurse; Last Paid by Maj Lewis for what time 31 Aug 1863; Present. Remarks: Appoined by Genl Lee. Due 44 days extra duty pay at 25cts per day to 21 Jan 1864 corrected? to 4 mos (over) /s/ L. Herrera, Copyist
Card 2: Confederate, G 25 VA: C W Gum, Pvt Co F, 25 Regt VA. Appears on Hospital Muster Roll of General Hospital, at Staunton, VA for 1 Aug to 30 Sep 1864 dated 19 Oct 1864; Enlisted Mch 1862 at Alleghany by Capt Barncoff for Period of the War. Attached to Hospital Oct 1862 employed as Nurse; Last paid by Maj Lewis to what time 31 Jul 1864; Present. Remarks: Aptd by Genl Lee. Due 61 days extra duty pay at 25cts per day. /s/s L. Herrera, Copyist
Card 3: Charles W. Gum, F 25th VA Inf, Head Quarters Army of the Shenandoah, Office Provost Marshal General, Staunton, VA 23 May 1865, I C. W. Gum Prn? of Co F 25 VA Regt, C. W. Army, do hereby give this my Parole of Honor, that I will not take up arms against the US Government until I am regularly exchanged. And that if I am permitted to remain at my home I will conduct myself as a good and peaceable citizen, and will respect the laws in force where I reside, and will do nothing to the detriment of, or in opposiiton to the US Government. /s/s Charles W. Gum. Description: Age 31; Height: 5 ft; Complexion: fair; Hair: Light; Eyes: Blue. Sworn to and subscribed before me, this 23 May 1865. /s/ Mark Poore, Capt, A.P.M.G.
Page: No. 299 Paid 12 Nov 1862 Charles W. Gum, private, Co F 25th VA Regt, From 1 Apr 1862 to 31 Oct 1862. Pay $127. Staunton, Nov 12 1862. Personally appeared before the S. L. Lavis, T M C S A, private, Charles W. Gum, Co F, 25th Regt VA, Vols, and made oath that he is without a descriptive roll or final statement, which it is impossible to obtain from his commanding officer, for the reason that his company is now distant from him, that the within account, amounting to One hundred, twenty seven dollars is correct; that he is not in debt to the Confederate States, and that he will present a statement of this payment to his Commanding Officer. /s/s S. L. Lewis, Maj, T M C S A
Page: The Confederate States, Dr. To Charles W. Gum, Private, Co F 25th VA Regt, C S Army. For Monthly Pay from 1 Apr 1862 to 31 Oct 1862 being 7 mos at $11/mo, $77.00 + Bounty Due $50.00, Amount Paid $127.00. I certify that I have endorsed this payment to the commanding officer of Co F 25th VA Reg /s/ S. L. Lewis, Maj T M C S A. Received Stanton this 12 Nov 1862 from Maj S. L. Lewis, Quartermaster C S Army, the sum of $127 being the amount, and in full of the above account. Witness: G. T. Jenkins Jr. /s/ Charels (his mark) W. Gum
Spouses
Birth MemoJan 1843? abt 1836? 26 May 1844 Highland Co VA?
BirthJan 1839, VA1832
Census1840, Pendleton County, VA28919
Census1850, Highland County, VA28907
Census MemoDistrict 25
Census1860, Highland County, VA28906
Census MemoNew Hamden
Census1870, Highland County, VA28916
Census MemoBlue Grass, Montery
Census1880, Greenbrier County, WV28920
Census MemoAnthony Creek
Undefined14 Feb 1893, Back Creek, Highland County, VA28924
Undefined Memoreported on the death of her brother, Charles M. Gum
Census1900, Highland County, VA28917,28921
Census MemoBlue Grass
Census29 Apr 1910, Highland County, VA28908,28910
Census MemoBlue Grass
Census20 Jan 1920, Highland County, VA28918
Census MemoBack Creek
Death1925, Highland County, VA28862,28865,28866,28867,28868,28913,28925
Death Memo5 Jun 1918? - she was listed in 1920 census!
BurialWade Family Cemetery, Mill Gap, Highland County, VA28862
Alias/AKAJenny28926,14499
FatherOtho Gum (1811-1887)
MotherMary Margaret Nottingham (1814-1848)
Research
12B Dwg 218 Fam 21819881 Lowry, Charles, Servant, M W, 35, Single (Enumerated w/Gum, Virginia) (Related?)

Not listed with the family21086
Marr Memo1903?
Last Modified 16 May 2015Created 31 Jan 2017 using Reunion 11 by Chris Dunmore