Benjamin Gellerson[1]

Male 1806 - 1885  (79 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Gellerson  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born 24 Jan 1806  Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Residence Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1830  Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1840  Moscow, Somerset, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1850  Township 5 S 4 W, Pike, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 44 
    Residence 1860  Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age in 1860: 55 
    Residence 1870  Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age in 1870: 64 
    Residence 1880  Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 74Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Self 
    Died 14 Apr 1885  Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10872  Wyman
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2021 

    Father Charles T. Gellerson Click to preview: Charles T. Gellerson,   b. 1766, Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1852, Bancroft, Aroostook, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Deborah Spaulding Click to preview: Deborah Spaulding,   b. 1786, , , Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1860  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1802  Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F5154  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Wyman Click to preview: Mary Wyman,   b. 30 Jun 1797, Winslow, Kennebec, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1887, Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 7 May 1827  Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Hiram Jellerson Gellerson Click to preview: Hiram Jellerson Gellerson,   b. 1830, Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1884, Hamlin, Audubon, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     2. Deborah Gellerson Click to preview: Deborah Gellerson,   b. 1832, Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1855, Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     3. Henry Jellerson Gellerson Click to preview: Henry Jellerson Gellerson,   b. 1834, Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Charles Henry Gellerson Click to preview: Charles Henry Gellerson,   b. 1835, Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1892, Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     5. Mary F Gellerson Click to preview: Mary F Gellerson,   b. 5 Apr 1840, Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Martha Gellerson Click to preview: Martha Gellerson,   b. 1851, Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2013 
    Family ID F4429  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Jan 1806 - Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 May 1827 - Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1830 - Brighton, Somerset, Maine, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1840 - Moscow, Somerset, Maine, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 44 - 1850 - Township 5 S 4 W, Pike, Illinois, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age in 1860: 55 - 1860 - Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age in 1870: 64 - 1870 - Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 74Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Self - 1880 - Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Apr 1885 - Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 

  • Sources 
    1. [S1401] Gellerson Maine Family Tree, compiled by Deb Gellerson.

    2. [S1432] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ), 1,6742::0., Year: 1880; Census Place: Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois; Roll: 243; Family History Film: 1254243; Page: 659C; Enumeration District: 195; Image: 0279 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1433] 1870 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Record), 1,7163::0., Year: 1870; Census Place: Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois; Roll: M593_269; Page: 332B; Image: 672; Family History Library Film: 545768 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1428] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the), 1,8054::0., Year: 1850; Census Place: Township 5 S 4 W, Pike, Illinois; Roll: M432_124; Page: 143A; Image: 415 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S1493] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), 1,7836::0., Source number: 70.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: DP1 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S1492] 1830 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), 1,8058::0., 1830 US Census; Census Place: Brighton, Somerset, Maine; Page: 260; NARA Series: M19; Roll Number: 51; Family History Film: 0497947 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1499] 1840 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), 1,8057::0., Year: 1840; Census Place: Moscow, Somerset, Maine; Roll: 151; Image: 227; Family History Library Film: 0009708 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S1429] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records), 1,7667::0., Year: 1860; Census Place: Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois; Roll: M653_219; Page: 401; Image: 157; Family History Library Film: 803219 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S692] Birth Certificate, Birth Record from Maine State Archives (Reliability: 3).
      Bingham Gellson; DOB January 24, 1806; Place: Brighton, 3rd child

    10. [S1493] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), 1,7836::0., Source number: 72.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: DP1 (Reliability: 3).