James VanGilder1

ID#1531, b. 1803, d. before 1850
Father: not yet identified
Mother: not yet identified

Birth date: 1803
Birth place: Monongalia County, Virginia.1

James married Rachel Reed on 13 March 1825 in Monongalia County, Virginia. Joshua Hickman reported that he executed the marriage.2

James died when he reportedly drowned in the Mississippi River before 1850.1

Deceased Children of James VanGilder and Rachel Reed:

Family Line(s):
Church Index
Last Edited Date=27 Oct 2015


  1. [S375] ""Linda Hughes Hiser Family File" (Ancestry World Tree)," online http://awt.ancestry.com, Linda Hughes Hiser.
  2. [S1074] Register of Marriages for James VanGilder and Rachel Reed, Monongalia County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file _00022.jpg.
  3. [S253] David Summers household, 1850 U.S. Census, Marion County, Virginia, the Eastern District, pages 125B and 126A, National Archives micropublication M432_958.