Christopher Richard Gist, Jr. (c.1655 - 1690) MP

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Birthplace: Wiltshire, England
Death: Died in Baltimore, Baltimore County, Province of Maryland
Occupation: emmigrated 1675; Justice of Baltimore Co.; Captain in Militia
Managed by: Donald Kurtz Browne, II
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About Christopher Richard Gist, Jr.

The founder of the Gist family, of Maryland, was Christopher Gist, or Guest, who migrated from England and settled in Maryland on the south side of the Patapsco river in 1682, but removed in 1691 to Baltimore county. He married Edith Cromwell, of the family of the great Oliver Cromwell, lord protector of England. [1]

Sources

  1. Williams, Samuel C.  THE FATHER OF SEQUOYAH: NATHANIEL GIST.  Chronicles of Oklahoma, Volume 15, No. 1, March, 1937, page 3.
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Capt. Christopher Gist, Jr.'s Timeline

1655
1655
Wiltshire, England
1682
June 11, 1682
Age 27
Province of Maryland, (Present USA)
1683
1683
Age 28
St. Paul's Parish, Baltimore County, Province of Maryland
1690
March 10, 1690
Age 35
Baltimore, Baltimore County, Province of Maryland
1942
August 1, 1942
Age 35
1944
December 21, 1944
Age 35
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