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Joseph Gist

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Lunenburg Co, VA, USA
Death: Died in Monroe, , KY, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Benjamin Gist; <private> Gist; <private> Gist; Mary Gist; <private> Jarrett or Wright and 1 other
Husband of Elizabeth Gist; Hannah Gist and Elizabeth Gist
Father of Sarah Hardin; Joseph Gist; Mary Harrison; Amy Gist; Priscilla Gist and 9 others
Brother of Mary Stevenson; John Gist; William Gist; Thomas Gist; Annie Lowry and 1 other

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About Joseph Gist

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of Private. DAR Ancestor # A045429

Birth: Aug. 27, 1751

Lunenburg County

Virginia, USA

Death: Aug. 31, 1844

Monroe County

Kentucky, USA


Joseph was the son of Capt Benjamin Gist and his wife Mary Jarratt. He served as an Indian spy for the NC Seviers Regiment.

He first married Hannah Breed on 25 Jan 1773 in Union Co, SC and by her had 11 children: Sarah, William, Mary, Christopher, Amy, Priscilla, Joseph, Anna, 2 unnamed sons and 1 unnamed daughter.

After the death of Hannah he married Elizabeth Belew on 7 Jan 1816 in Monroe Co, KY and had 3 more children: Belew, Marinda and James Monroe Gist.

 

Burial:

Old Mulkey Church

Tompkinsville

Monroe County

Kentucky, USA



            
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Joseph Gist's Timeline

1751
August 27, 1751
Lunenburg Co, VA, USA
1774
October 24, 1774
Age 23
Barren County, Kentucky, United States
1776
1776
Age 24
Virginia, United States
1778
1778
Age 26
Kentucky
1780
1780
Age 28
Kentucky
1789
February 14, 1789
Age 37
Greene (Washington) County, Tennessee
1791
March 17, 1791
Age 39
Greene County, Southwest Territory, United States