Birth28 Oct 1851, VA30520,30519,30495,30497,30521,30523
Birth Memo1852?
Census1880, Highland County, VA30520
Census MemoBlue Grass
Census1900, Highland County, VA30519
Census MemoBlue Grass
Will Filed22 Aug 1917, Highland County, VA30524,30525
Will Filed MemoWill dated
Will Filed1 Nov 1918, Highland County, VA30524
Will Filed MemoWill Codicil
Death13 Nov 1921, Highland County, VA30497,30521
Burialaft 13 Nov 1921, Hightown Methodist Church Cemetery, Hightown, Highland County, VA30521
Misc. Notes
Pg 498 Lydia F. Gum Will dtd 22 Aug 191724948
Children: J. William Gum, Bessie S. Gum, George G. Gum, Albert P. Gum and Mary M. Gum
son, J. Harding Gum
son I. Dyer Gum
son Pinckney L. Gum
J. William Gum - Executor
Witnesses: Lloyd Sullenberger, Andrew L. Jones
Codicil 1 Nov 1918
son J. Harding Gum
son I Dyer Gum
son Pinckney L. Gum
deceased husband Adam F. Gum
Albert P. Gum now dead
daughters Bessie S. Gum and Mary Gum
sons William Gum and George G. Gum
Witnesses: Andrew L. Jones, Owen H. Wade
BirthDec 1838, Pendleton County, VA30486,30487,30488,30490,30491,30492,30495,30497,30499,30505,30506
Birth Memonow Highland County, VA
Census1840, Pendleton County, VA30492
Census1850, Highland County, VA30507
Census MemoDistrict 25
Census1860, Highland County, VA30487
Census MemoNew Hamden
Census1870, Highland County, VA30488
Census MemoBlue Grass, Montery
Undefined16 Oct 1870, Highland County, VA30508
Undefined Memoreported on the death of his wife, Susan J. Gum
Census1880, Highland County, VA30486
Census MemoBlue Grass
Undefined26 Apr 1885, Hightown, Highland County, VA30501,30509
Undefined Memoreported on the death of his father, John Gum
Census1900, Highland County, VA30491
Census MemoBlue Grass
Will Filed28 Jun 1900, Highland County, VA30510
Will Filed MemoWill Dated
Death9 Feb 1901, Highland County, VA30495,30497,30499,30511,30512
Burialaft 9 Feb 1901, Gum Family Cemetery, Hightown, Highland County, VA30499
Burial MemoUS 250 W, past Jacob Hevener’s store in Hightown, up the hill to the 1st house on the right, across road abt 1 1/2 mi to land of Mr. Campbell
Will FiledMar 1901, Monterey, Highland County, VA30495
Will Filed MemoWill Probated
FatherJohn Gum (1813-1885)
MotherMary Ann Gum (1820-1891)
Misc. Notes
Pg 277 Adam Franklin Gum Will24948
son Isaac Dyer Gum
his older brother J. Harding Gum
son, J. William Gum
son J. Harding Gum remain on Isaac Gum farm where he now resides
wife, Lydia F. Gum
dau Bessie after she attains age of twenty one
Military Service: 28 Mar 1862 Enlistment Date Confederate Soldier (Enlisted as a Private on 29 March 1862 in Alleghany, VA at the age of 23, Enlisted in Company B, 31st Infantry Regiment Virginia on 29 March 1862, Wounded on 08 May 1862 at McDowell, VA; Absent, wounded on 15 August 1862; Wounded on 19 July 1864 at Rutherford's Farm, VA; POW on 19 October 1864 at Cedar Creek, VA; Confined on 22 October 1864 at Harper's Ferry, VA; Confined on 23 October 1864 at Point Lookout, MD; Transferred on 28 March 1865 at Aiken's Landing, VA (For exchange); Paroled on 22 May 1865 at Staunton, VA; Sources:The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. (VARosterC) Published in 1987)21086

Civil War Service Records: Gum Adam F., Co B, Unit: 81 VA Infantry, Rank: Sergeant, Allegiance: Confederate (Anc Plus Gum 10/11/2002)

American Civil War Soldiers1814
Adam Gum
Enlistment Date: 29 Mar 1862
Enlistment Place: Alleghany, VA
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: VA
Service Record: Promoted to Full Sergeant; Enlisted as a Private on 29 Mar 1862 at the age of 23; Enlisted in on 29 Mar 1862
Sources: 21
Height: 6’1”
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Red
Complexion: Fair

Civil War Prisoner of War Records9048
A F Gum
Side: Confederate

US Civil War Soldiers 1861-1865737
Adam F. Gum, 31st Regiment, VA Infantry; Side: Confederate; Regiment State: VA
No Name Gum b: 13 Oct 1870, W M, Parents: Adam & Susan14506 (Male Child? Not listed with other sources?)
Marriage21 Jan 1875, Montgomery, Highland County, VA30491,30495,30496,30522
ChildrenJeremiah Harden (1876-)
Last Modified 20 Mar 2011Created 31 Jan 2017 using Reunion 11 by Chris Dunmore