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Giles Gilbert

Also Known As: "Gyles"
Birthplace: Taunton,Bristol Co.,MA
Death: Died in Rehoboth, Mass.
Immediate Family:

Son of John Gilbert, Gentleman and Winifred Gilbert
Brother of Mary Norcross and Joseph Gilbert
Half brother of Agnes Torrey (Combe); Joan Gilbert; Joan Gilbert, Twin; Mary Gilbert, Twin; Thomas Gilbert and 2 others

Managed by: Hatte Blejer on partial hiatus
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About Giles Gilbert

born 1624 - 1627. Died 1717/18.

Married circa 1670 (1) Sarah Parker (died after Feb 1681/82). Sarah Parker was widow of John Parker?

Married (2) Mary (Wilmouth) Rockett, widow of Joseph circa 1686.

Thomas Gilbert was born in England and emigrated to America with his parents. He was a member of Captain Pool's Military Company in Taunton in 1634.

He married in that place March 23, 1639 Jane Rossiter and this is claimed to have been the first marriage in Taunton. She died June 1, 1691, age 77 years.

Thomas Gilbert's inventory was sworn to July 5, 1677 and it stated that he was 'dead beyond the seas'. His will named his daughter Mary Williams and he mentions his estate in the hands of Mistress Jane Gilbert showing that she had not gone back to the old country with him.

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Giles Gilbert's Timeline

Taunton,Bristol Co.,MA
January 8, 1717
Age 90
Rehoboth, Mass.