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Carolyn V Gordan

Female 1850 - 1934  (84 years)


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  • Name Carolyn V Gordan 
    Born 25 May 1850  Monroe County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Birth 14 May 1852  [2
    Residence 1900  Perdido, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 8 Nov 1934  Escambia County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Death 9 Nov 1934  [4
    Buried Lottie Methodist Church Cemetery, Lottie, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Findagrave memorial for Carrie V. Milstid
    Findagrave memorial for Carrie V. Milstid
    Created by: Patricia Dunbar
    Record added: May 05, 2009
    Photographed
    Find A Grave Memorial# 36752763
    Person ID I15179  Dickinson
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2015 

    Family James M Milstid,   b. 25 Sep 1825, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1918  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 19 Sep 1875  Clarke County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Minnie A Milstid,   b. 29 Feb 1880, Lottie, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1971, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [Birth]
     2. Caroline Milstid,   b. Feb 1881, Lottie, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. Mary Milstid,   b. Apr 1882, Lottie, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. Rosa Milstid,   b. 1 Jul 1883, Lottie, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1969, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
     5. Van Kirk Milstid,   b. 28 Apr 1885, Lottie, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     6. Laura Bell Milstid,   b. Apr 1887, Lottie, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1971, Whistler, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)  [Birth]
     7. Charlie Moore Milstid,   b. 13 Oct 1888, Lottie, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1966, Perdido, Escambia, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [Birth]
     8. John Evens Milstid,   b. 15 Dec 1892, Lottie, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1920, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)  [Birth]
     9. William Milstid,   b. Dec 1893, Lottie, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F4706  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S336394] Alabama, Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Ancestry.com, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Name: Carrie Virginia Melsted
      [Carrie Virginia Gordon]
      Birth Date: 25 May 1850
      Birth Place: Alabama
      Death Date: 9 Nov 1934
      Death Place: Perdido, Escambia, Alabama
      Burial Date: 9 Nov 1934
      Burial Place: Alabama
      Death Age: 84
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Gender: Female
      Father Name: Jackson Gordon
      Father Birth Place: France
      Mother Name: Cathryn Henderson
      Mother Birth Place: Scotland
      FHL Film Number: 1908524
      The date of birth here is preferred over the headstone because Carolyn appears in the 1850 U.S. census, 28 Oct 1850, where she is listed as four (4) months of age.

    2. [S007837] Headstone, Lottie United Methodist Church Cemetery, Lottie, Baldwin, Alabama.

    3. [S013029] 1900 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration), Census Place: Perdido, Baldwin, Alabama; Roll: 1; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0002; FHL microfilm: 1240001.
      Name: Caroline V Milsted
      [Caroline V Gordon]
      Age: 44
      Birth Date: Oct 1855
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Home in 1900: Perdido, Baldwin, Alabama
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: James M Milsted
      Marriage Year: 1875
      Years Married: 25
      Father's Birthplace: Alabama
      Mother's name: Caroline Gordon
      Mother's Birthplace: Alabama
      Mother: number of living children: 12
      Mother: How many children: 12

      James M Milsted 75
      Caroline V Milsted 44
      Caroline Milsted 19
      Mary Milsted 18
      Rosa Milsted 16
      Van Kirk Milsted 15
      Laura Milsted 13
      Charles M Milsted 12
      John E Milsted 10
      Wm J Milsted 6
      Caroline Gordon 86

    4. [S336394] Alabama, Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Ancestry.com, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Name: Carrie Virginia Melsted
      [Carrie Virginia Gordon]
      Birth Date: 25 May 1850
      Birth Place: Alabama
      Death Date: 9 Nov 1934
      Death Place: Perdido, Escambia, Alabama
      Burial Date: 9 Nov 1934
      Burial Place: Alabama
      Death Age: 84
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Gender: Female
      Father Name: Jackson Gordon
      Father Birth Place: France
      Mother Name: Cathryn Henderson
      Mother Birth Place: Scotland
      FHL Film Number: 1908524

    5. [S038634] Alabama Marriage Collection, 1800-1969, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Alabama Center for Health Statistics; Alabama Marriage Index, 1936-1969; Alabama Center for Health Statistics, Montgomery, Alabama; Dodd, Jordan R., et. al. Early American Marriages: Alabama to 1825, Bountiful, UT: Precision Indexing Publishers, 19xx; Hunting For Bears, comp. Alabama marriage information taken from county courthouse records. Many of these records were extracted from copies of the original records in microfilm, microfiche, or book format, located at the Family History Library; Dodd, Jordan R., comp. Early American Marriages: Alabama, 1800 to 1920.).