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Elizabeth  GILSON

Elizabeth GILSON

Female Abt 1805 - Bef 1845  (~ 40 years)

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  • Name Elizabeth GILSON  [1, 2
    Nickname Betsey 
    Born Abt 1800-1805  , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Age 16 to 26, 1820 census, ca 1794-1804]
      Age 20 to 29, 1830 census, ca 1801-1810]
      Age 40 to 50, 1840 census, ca 1800-1805]

    Gender Female 
    Census 7 Aug 1820  Bethel Twp., Clark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    George Ritchardson, Jr. household 
    • George Ritchardson, Jr.
      1 male 16 to 26 [1794-1804; George, c.1798]
      1 female 16 to 26 [1794-1804; Betsey, c.1800]
    1820 U.S. Census - Richison
    1820 U.S. Census - Richison
    Ohio. Clark Co. - George Ritchardson Jr
    Census 1 Jun 1830  Logansport, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    George Richardson household 
    • George Richardson
      3 males under 5 [1826-1830; Andrew J., 1826; Peter G., 1828;
      William, c1829]
      1 male 5 thru 9 [1821-1825; John; 1821-1825]
      1male 30 thru 39 [1791-1800; George, c.1798]
      1 female 20 to 29 [1801-1810; Betsey Gilson,c.1800]
    1830 U.S. Census - Richison
    1830 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Cass Co. - George Richardson
    Census 1 Jun 1840  , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Geo. Richardson household 
    • Geo. Richardson

      males under 5: 1 [Archibald, b 1837]
      males 5 to 10: 2 [Reuben, b 1835 & Hugh Wallace, b 1833]
      males 10 to 15: 2 [William, b 1829 & Peter G, b 1828]
      males 15 to 20: 2 [Andrew J., b 1826 & John, b 1820]
      males 40 to 50: 1 [George, b 1798]

      females 5 to 10: 1 [Sarah Margaret, b 1830-35]
      females 40 to 50: 1 [Betsey, b 1800-1805 at the latest]
    1840 U.S. Census - Richison
    1840 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Cass Co. - Geo. Richardson
    Died Bef 22 Sep 1845  prob , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Based on a deed, George Richeson to Moses Ferguson dated 22 Sep 1845 that does not have a wife's signature and waiver of dower rights on it.
    Person ID I4065  richison
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2012 

    Family George RICHISON, Jr.,   b. c.1798, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1819  , Clark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Geo Richardson to Betsey Gilson

      October 28th 1819
      There was the rite of matrimony solemnized between George Richardson & Betsey Gilson by me.
      Saul Henkle, MG.
    Marriage return - Richison
    Marriage return - Richison
    Richardson-Gilson, 28 October 1819
    Association Solomon HOLMAN (Relationship: Related through wives) 
    Children 
     1. John RICHISON,   b. Between 1821-1825,   d. Aft 26 Jun 1863  (Age ~ 38 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Andrew J. RICHISON,   b. ca Dec 1826, , Clark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1910 and 1920  (Age ~ 83 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Peter G. RICHISON,   b. 12 Jul 1828, , Clark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1916, New Waverly, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [Birth]
     4. William RICHISON,   b. Abt 1829, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 26 Jun 1863  (Age ~ 34 years)  [Birth]
     5. Sarah Margaret RICHISON,   b. Between 1831 and 1835,   d. Aft 26 Jun 1863  (Age ~ 32 years)  [Birth]
    +6. Hugh Wallace RICHISON,   b. 10 Oct 1833, , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1879, , Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  [Birth]
    +7. Reuben Colbert RICHISON,   b. 21 Apr 1835, , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1916, Kingman, Kingman, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
     8. Archibald RICHISON,   b. 5 Sep 1836, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1863, , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)  [Birth]
    +9. Eliza Jane RICHISON,   b. ca 1842, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 11 Jun 1880  (Age ~ 38 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 30 May 2017 
    Family ID F1645  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1800-1805 - , , Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Oct 1819 - , Clark, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - George Richardson household - 1 Jun 1830 - Logansport, Cass, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Geo. Richardson household - 1 Jun 1840 - , Cass, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1901] Marriage, 2 May 2012.
      "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994," digital images, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 2 May 2012;, entry for Geo. Richardson and Betsy Gilson, 28 October 1819, Clark County, Marriage records 1818-1821; imaged from FHL microfilm 466,399.

    2. [S1901] Marriage, 23 Oct 2010.
      Cass County, Indiana, photocopy of affidavit and return from Marriage Book 29, page 209, for Peter G. Richeson and Nancy Richeson, 29 March 1911; Clerk's Office, Government Center, Logansport.

    3. [S1840] 1820 U.S. Census, 25 May 2011.
      1820 U.S. census, Clark County, Ohio, population schedule, Bethel Township, p. 19A, George Ritchardson Jr. household; digital images, Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 22 December 2007), imaged from NARA microfilm publication M33: 88.

    4. [S1839] 1830 U.S. Census, 25 May 2011.
      1830 U.S. census, Cass County, Indiana, population schedule, city of Logansport, p. 9, George Richardson household; digital images, Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 November 2007), imaged from NARA microfilm publication M19: 27.


    5. [S1838] 1840 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 25 May 2011.
      1840 U.S. census, Cass County, Indiana, population schedule, p. 386, Geo. Richardson household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 19 May 2007), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M704, roll 75.


    6. [S65] Land, 1 Aug 2012.
      Clinton County, Indiana, Deed Book 11, p. 542, George Richeson to Moses Ferguson, 22 September 1845; Recorder's Office, Frankfort.
      This deed does not contain a wife's signature and waiver of dower right so it is presumed that Betsey died before the execution of this deed.