Esther Henrietta Galbreath1

#4110, (1765 - 30 June 1793)
Last EditedMay 1, 2004
Father*Colonel Bertram Galbreath Esq.1 b. 24 Sep 1738, d. 9 Mar 1804
MotherAnn Scott1 b. 26 Dec 1741, d. 29 Jun 1793
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*1765 Birthdate is based on age of 28 on gravestone.2 
Married Name Cook1 
Marriage* The DAR source states that the husband was James Cook, Sr.; Principal=David Cook1,3 
Death*30 June 1793 2 
Burial*July 1793 Donegal Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA; Gravestone states: In memory of Ann Galbraith
daughter of Josiah Scott
who departed this life June 29th, 1793
aged 51 yrs.
As also
Esther Cook
her second daughter
who departed this life June 30th, 1793
aged 28 years.
(It appears, they died one day apart.)2 

Citations

  1. [S96] Clan Galbraith Association. Hereinafter cited as Clan Galbraith Association.
  2. [S113] B. F. Macpherson, Backgrounds of Adams County (Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg Newspaper, 1938), No. 91, May 27, 1939.. Hereinafter cited as Backgrounds of Adams Co.
  3. [S112] Clan Galbraith Association, The Red Tower Journal: "Galbraith Patriots" by Laurel Anderson, Vol. XXV, No. 3, Spring, 2004, p. 99. Original source DAR Patriot Index.. Hereinafter cited as "The Red Tower Journal."

Ettie G. Galbreath1

#5021, (say 1880 - )
Last EditedJan 15, 2006
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*Thomas Jefferson Galbreath1 b. c 1854, d. 1936
Mother*Alice B. Baker1 b. c 1860
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*say 1880  
Married Namebefore 1910 Rodgers1 
Marriage*before 1910 Principal=(?) Rodgers1 

Citations

  1. [S149] Research Report, "Montague-Galbraith-Cluggage", by Charles Montague, (original document thought to have been written in the 1920's). This document supplemented by family members was compiled in June 1976. Found in the Huntingdon Historical Society Library, Huntingdon, PA.

Ferdinand Galbreath1

#4929, (7 August 1868 - 7 July 1940)
Last EditedJan 15, 2006
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*Benjamin Galbreath2 b. 21 Jul 1814, d. 31 May 1881
Mother*Mary Ann Reed2 b. 14 Feb 1824, d. 23 May 1896
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*7 August 1868 Pennsylvania, USA1,3 
Census12 July 1870 Dublin Township, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA; "Benj. Galbraith", white, male, age 60, family #173, plasterer, real estate worth $250, born in Pa. Living with him are:
Mary A., age 45, white, female, keeping house, born in PA;
Mary E., age 22, at home, born PA; James W., age 20, appren. to plasterer, born PA;
Anna B., age 17, at home, born PA, cannot write;
Thomas J., 16, appren. to plasterer, born PA, attended school;
Kadessa, female, age 14, at home, born PA, attended school;
John C.,age 12, at home, attended school, cannot read or write;
Emma, age 7, at home, born PA, attended school;
Charles R., age 5, at home, born PA;
Ferdinand, age 2, at home, born PA.; Principal=Benjamin Galbreath, Principal=PA Huntingdon Co Census 18701 
Census5 June 1880 Mount Union, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA; "Benjamin Galbraith", white, male, age 64, married, family #79, plasterer, born in PA, parents born PA.
Living with him are:
Mary A., age 56, white, female, wife, at home, born in PA, parents born PA;
Emma C., age 18, daughter, at home, born PA;
Charles R., age 15, son, attended school, laborer, born PA;
Ferdinand, age 13, son, attended school, laborer, born PA.; Principal=Benjamin Galbreath, Principal=PA Huntingdon Co Census 18804 
Death*7 July 1940 3 

Citations

  1. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, Pa., Huntingdon County, Dubliln Township, Shade Gap P.O., p. 23.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.
  2. [S11] U.S. Census 1860, www.ancestry.com, Pa., Huntingdon County, Dubliln Township, Shade Gap P.O., p. 23.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1860.
  3. [S149] Research Report, "Montague-Galbraith-Cluggage", by Charles Montague, (original document thought to have been written in the 1920's). This document supplemented by family members was compiled in June 1976. Found in the Huntingdon Historical Society Library, Huntingdon, PA.
  4. [S10] U.S. Census 1880, www.ancestry.com, Pa., Huntingdon County, Mount Union Election District, p. 26.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1880.

Flora E. Galbreath1

#5035, (1862 - )
Last EditedJan 22, 2006
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*John McIlvain Galbreath1 b. 10 Aug 1823, d. 25 Dec 1906
Mother*Mary Ann Scott1 b. 19 Aug 1823, d. 16 Mar 1889
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*1862 Pennsylvania, USA1 
Census12 August 1870 Guilford, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA; "John Galbreth", age 51, male, head of household #310, farmer, real estate $6000, personal estate $1000, born PA, male citizen over 21. Living with him:
"Mary Galbreth", age 47, female, keeping house, born PA.
"William R. Galbreth", age 13, at home, attended school, born PA.
"Flora Galbreth", age 7, at home, born PA.
"Margaret Scott", age 60, boarding, born PA.
"Samuel Stearey", age 11, male, born PA.; Principal=John McIlvain Galbreath, Principal=PA Franklin Co Census 18702 
Census5 June 1880 Guilford, Pennsylvania, USA; "John Galbraeth", age 56, male, father, head of household #2, farmer, married, born PA, parents born PA. Living with him:
"Mary Galbraeth", age 56, female, mother, keeping house, born PA, parents born PA.
"William R. Galbreath", age 22, son, farm labor, attended school, born PA, parents born PA.
"Flora E. Galbreath", age 18, daughter, attended school, born PA, parents born PA.
"Margaret M. Scott", age 70, sister-in-law, born PA, parents born PA.; Principal=John McIlvain Galbreath, Principal=PA Franklin Co Census 18803 
Marriage* Principal=J. Edward Oyler4 
Married Name Oyler4 

Citations

  1. [S10] U.S. Census 1880, www.ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Franklin County, Guilford Fayetteville District, ED #96, p. 182A.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1880.
  2. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, PA, Franklin County, Guilford Township, Quincy P.O., p. 42.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.
  3. [S10] U.S. Census 1880, www.ancestry.com, PA, Franklin County, Guilford Township, Fayetteville election district, p. 1.
  4. [S114] Gettysburg Compiler, Gettysburg, PA, 02 January 1907.. Hereinafter cited as Gettysburg Compiler.

Frances Rebecca Galbreath1

#4182
Last EditedMay 5, 2004
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*William Galbreath2 b. Oct 1757, d. 3 May 1839
Mother*Phebe Foreman2 b. 1771, d. 12 Mar 1852
Death* USA 
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth* USA 

Citations

  1. [S145] Jean Harriger, "Jean Harriger Research Papers", Clan Galbraith CD No. 9 : Westmoreland Co., Pa material file, p. 11. Original information from Elmer Gilbreath's book, p. 153.. Hereinafter cited as "Jean Harriger."
  2. [S120] Family History Manuscript, Mrs. C. Byron Gilbreath, 1978, copy at Balkcom Household.

Francis Galbreath1

#4149, (1761 - before 1782)
Last EditedMar 6, 2004
Father*Henry Galbreath1 d. 1781
Mother*Mary (?)1
Name Variation Galbraith 
Death*before 1782 1 

Citations

  1. [S112] Clan Galbraith Association, The Red Tower Journal: Vol. XXIV, No.1 (Sept. 2002), p. 5. "Early Galbreaths of Adams (York) County Pennsylvania" by William Gilbreath. His source 1782 Orphan Court Docket E: 10.. Hereinafter cited as "The Red Tower Journal."

George H. Galbreath1

#4382
Last EditedDec 26, 2003
Name Variation Galbraith 
Military*15 May 1861 Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, USA; 37th Reg., 8th Reserves, Co. A as a private 
Military15 May 1864 Pennsylvania, USA; transferred to the 191st Regiment of the PA Volunteers 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Armstrong County, Pa. Genweb.. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy Website.

George Milton Galbreath1

#4949, (14 April 1859 - )
Last EditedJan 8, 2006
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*William Walter Galbreath1 b. 23 Feb 1819, d. 22 Nov 1891
Mother*Cynthia Ann Heller1 b. 1820, d. 1900
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*14 April 1859 Pennsylvania, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S44] Email Message, from John Galbraith (e-mail address). He received information from Charles Galbraith (e-mail address) whose mother, Alberta Shults, kept personal records for the family.

Graft Washington Galbreath1

#4951, (25 March 1863 - )
Last EditedJan 8, 2006
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*William Walter Galbreath1 b. 23 Feb 1819, d. 22 Nov 1891
Mother*Cynthia Ann Heller1 b. 1820, d. 1900
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*25 March 1863 Pennsylvania, USA1 
Census26 August 1870 Cromwell Township, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA; "Walter Galbraith", white, male, age 53, head of Family #174, farmer, personal estate $275, born PA. Living with him:
Cintha A., age 44, female, keeping house, born PA.
John L., age 12, works on farm, attended school, born PA.
Graft W., age 7, attended school, born PA.
Sarah E., age 5, born PA.
Mary E., age 4, born PA.
Robert E., age 5 months, born PA.
Living close to his nieces, Amelia J. Montague and Rebecca Galbraith.; Principal=William Walter Galbreath, Principal=PA Huntingdon Co Census 18702 

Citations

  1. [S44] Email Message, from John Galbraith (e-mail address). He received information from Charles Galbraith (e-mail address) whose mother, Alberta Shults, kept personal records for the family.
  2. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, Pa., Huntingdon County, Cromwell Township, page 26-2.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.

H. S. Galbreath1

#4156
Last EditedJul 21, 2003
Name Variation Galbraith 
Occupation*24 August 1876 New Oxford, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA; is an attorney and insurance agent.1 

Citations

  1. [S114] Gettysburg Compiler, Gettysburg, PA, 24 August 1876.. Hereinafter cited as Gettysburg Compiler.

Hanna Ann Galbreath1

#4627, (say 1777 - )
Last EditedMay 5, 2004
Relationship1st cousin 5 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*William Galbreath1 d. 1803
Mother*Catherine Galbreath1
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*say 1777 North Carolina, USA1 
Married Name1795 Weems2 
Marriage*1795 Greene County, Tennessee, USA; Bondsman is William Galbreath, most likely father, could be brother.; Principal=Thomas Weems2 
Will10 June 1802 Sumner County, Tennessee, USA; The will stated: "First I give to my Daughter Ann Weems one Cow to the value of Ten dollars - also I give and bequeath to my dear wife and four sons, Andrew, John, William, and Robert and my daughter Catharine all my land and moveable estate be equally divided, what Andrew received since he was married to be counted into his part, and at my wife's decease her part to be equally divided among my six children And I make and ordain my wife Executrix and my son John Executor...
Wm. Galbreath (seal)
Nimrod Browning and John Stertison (illegible, but expected to be Stevenson).
Note: Although Catherine is not stated to be his wife, a deed in 1818, Sumner County, states that "Catherine Galbraith, Executrix to the will of William Galbraith Deceased..." The same children are stated in the deed as in the will, except for John who has died.; Principal=William Galbreath3,4 

Citations

  1. [S140] William Gilbreath, Early Galbreaths of Adams (York) County Pennsylvania (January 2004): p. 14, birth estimation on date of marriage.. Hereinafter cited as "Early Galbreaths of Adams Co PA."
  2. [S140] William Gilbreath, "Early Galbreaths of Adams Co PA", p. 14.
  3. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, Volume 2 (Smyrna, TN: 1991), p. 42.. Hereinafter cited as My Findings.
  4. [S140] William Gilbreath, "Early Galbreaths of Adams Co PA", p. 14, source was the Sumner County TN Will Book, vol. 1, p. 69.

Hannah Galbreath1

#3828
Last EditedMar 14, 2004
Name Variation Galbraith 
Married Name12 October 1795 Weems1 
Marriage*12 October 1795 Greene County, Tennessee, USA; This is the date of the marriage bond, security was from John Gass and bondsman is William Galbreath.; Principal=Thomas Weems1 

Citations

  1. [S102] Silas Lucas, compiler, 35,000 Tennessee Marriage Records and Bonds 1783-1870 (Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, 1981), Vol. 2, p.2. Hereinafter cited as Tennessee Marriage Records and Bonds.

Hannah Galbreath1

#3874
Last EditedApr 27, 2003
Name Variation Galbraith 
Married Name26 September 1838 Glass1 
Marriage*26 September 1838 Guilford County, North Carolina, USA; David Glass was son of P. Glass and wife Eve Coble.
Bondsman was Joseph W. Gamble.
Bond # 000055648
; Principal=David Glass1 

Citations

  1. [S110] Guilford County Genealogical Society, compiler, Guilford County, North Carolina Marriages 1771-1868 (Greensboro, NC: , 1981), p. 67. Hereinafter cited as Guilford Co. NC Marriages.

Hannah Galbreath1

#3913
Last EditedApr 27, 2003
Relationship1st cousin 5 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*John Galbreath1 b. s 1735, d. b 1805
Mother*Mary Ann (?)1
Name Variation Galbraith 
Married Name Campbell1 
Marriage* Principal=(?) Campbell1 

Citations

  1. [S112] Clan Galbraith Association, The Red Tower Journal: Vol. XXIV, No.1 (Sept. 2002), p. 5. "Early Galbreaths of Adams (York) county Pennsylvania" by William Gilbreath. . Hereinafter cited as "The Red Tower Journal."

Hannah Galbreath1

#4538, (1847 - )
Last EditedFeb 3, 2004
Relationship3rd cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*John Galbreath1 b. 1800
Mother*Nancy (?)1 b. 1812
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*1847 Pennsylvania, USA1 
Cen-Enum*3 September 1850 Donegal Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA; "Hannah Gilbreath", 3 yr. old white female, born in PA. Living with her parents and 5 siblings (assumed relationships).; Principal=PA Westmoreland Co Census 1850, Witness=John Galbreath1 

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, PA, Westmoreland Co., Donegal Township, p. 100.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.

Harold W. Galbreath1

#4583, (1875 - 1954)
Last EditedFeb 21, 2004
Father*Archibald Galbreath1 b. 1823, d. 1891
Mother*Caroline (?)1 b. 1832, d. 1914
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*1875 Pennsylvania, USA1 
Death*1954 1 
Burial*1954 Union Church Cemetery, Fairfield Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA; Gravestone states: Harry W. Galbraith, 1875-19541 

Citations

  1. [S46] Rootsweb,, Records for Union Church Cemetery, West Fairfield, Fairfield Township, Westmoreland Co., PA. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb.

Harold W. Galbreath1

#4590, (9 November 1935 - 17 February 1984)
Last EditedFeb 21, 2004
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*9 November 1935 1 
Death*17 February 1984 1 
Burial*February 1984 Union Church Cemetery, Fairfield Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA; Gravestone states: Harold W. Galbraith, 9 Nov 1935-17 Feb 1984, MM3 US Navy1 

Citations

  1. [S46] Rootsweb,, Records for Union Church Cemetery, West Fairfield, Fairfield Township, Westmoreland Co., PA. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb.

Harrison H. Galbreath1,2

#4574, (16 February 1846 - )
Last EditedFeb 21, 2004
Father*Robert Galbreath1 b. bt 1812 - 1814
Mother*Martha Lamon1 b. bt 1816 - 1819
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*16 February 1846 Lingonier Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA; "History of Westmoreland County" states that Harrison's birth was 16 Feb., 1856. However, I believe this should be 1846, as he is listed as 4 years old in the 1850 census and 14 in the 1860 census.1 
Cen-Enum*17 October 1850 Ligonier Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA; "Harrison Gilbreath", white, male, age 4, born PA, living with parents and 4 siblings (assumed relationships).; Principal=PA Westmoreland Co Census 1850, Witness=Robert Galbreath1 
Occupation*1863 Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA; a brakeman for the Pennsylvania Railroad company. About a year later, he was promoted to conductor, a position he held for 20 years.2 
Land*circa 1885 Lingonier Township, Pennsylvania, USA; a farm on the Ligonier borough line known as the "Old Boucher Homestead". His parents had lived here for several years. The house is currently one half mile south of Ligonier on Rt. 711.; Principal=Robert Galbreath2 

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, PA, Westmoreland Co., Ligonier Township, p. 31.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.
  2. [S145] Jean Harriger, "Jean Harriger Research Papers", Clan Galbraith CD No. 9 : File - John Galbraith of Donegal Township, Westmoreland County,PA. Her information from the book, "History of Westmoreland County", p. 645.. Hereinafter cited as "Jean Harriger."

Hattie J. Galbreath1

#5265, (say 1834 - )
Last EditedAug 10, 2006
Father*John Galbreath1 b. s 1790
Mother*Susan Ferrel1 b. s 1790
Birth*say 1834 1 

Citations

  1. [S44] Email Message, from Mary Foster (e-mail address) to Pat Balkcom, june 2006. Mary is the gggrandaughter of John Galbreath.

Henry Galbreath1

#3951, (1823 - 3 February 1908)
Last EditedMar 7, 2004
Father*William Galbreath1 b. 10 May 1775, d. 27 Nov 1859
Mother*Sarah M. Rife1 b. 19 Sep 1787, d. 20 Apr 1877
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*1823 Pennsylvania, USA; Date based on age on gravestone and in obituary.2 
Cen-Enum*3 August 1850 Butler Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA; "Henry Galbreth", male, age 21, laborer, born PA.; Principal=PA Adams County Census 1850, Witness=William Galbreath1 
Cen-EnumJuly 1860 Butler Township, Pennsylvania, USA; "Sarah A. Galbreath", age 75, female, housekeeper, real estate $10,000, personal estate $700, born PA. Living with her children.; Principal=Sarah M. Rife, Principal=PA Adams Co. Census 18602 
Cen-EnumJuly 1860 Butler Township, Pennsylvania, USA; "John B. Galbreath", age 44, male, born PA, personal estate $1300. Living with mother and siblings.; Principal=John B. Galbreath, Principal=PA Adams Co. Census 18602 
Cen-Head*July 1860 Butler Township, Pennsylvania, USA; "Henry Galbraith", age 35, male, farmer, personal estte 500, born PA. Living with mother and siblings and a 15 yr. old hireling named Henry Stang.; Principal=PA Adams Co. Census 1860, Resident=Sarah M. Rife, Resident=John B. Galbreath, Resident=Eliza Galbreath, Resident=Sarah Ann Galbreath, Resident=Rosanah Galbreath2 
Cen-EnumJuly 1860 Butler Township, Pennsylvania, USA; "Sarah A. Galbreath", age 33, female, born PA, personal estate $250. Living with mother and siblings.; Principal=Sarah Ann Galbreath, Principal=PA Adams Co. Census 18602 
Cen-EnumJuly 1860 Butler Township, Pennsylvania, USA; "Rosanna Galbreath", age 28, female, born PA. Living with mother and siblings.; Principal=Rosanah Galbreath, Principal=PA Adams Co. Census 18602 
Cen-EnumJuly 1860 Butler Township, Pennsylvania, USA; "Eliza Galbreath", age 41, female, born PA, personal estate $400. Living with mother and siblings.; Principal=Eliza Galbreath, Principal=PA Adams Co. Census 18602 
Land20 March 1861 Butler Township, Pennsylvania, USA; John Galbraith, Henry's grandfather, received 124 acres of land by patent in Butler Township which was later willed to John's son, William (Henry's father). According to this deed, William died intestate and the land descended to his widow, Sarah M. Galbreath, and his children, John B. Galbreath, Eliza Galbreath, Hugh Kiing (husband of the late Mary J. Galbreath), Sarah A. Galbreath, and Rosanna Galbreath. Henry also had one sixth and by this deed is buying all of the land from his sibllilngs for $3293.75.3 
Military*November 1863 Butler Township, Pennsylvania, USA; Was exempted from service "having paid commutation".4 
Marriage*4 January 1878 Newspaper states:
Henry Galbraith of Butler Township and Harriet Irwin of Gettysburg married 4 Jan 1878.; Principal=Harriet E. Irwin5,6 
Cen-Head*18 June 1880 Butler Township, Pennsylvania, USA; "Henry Galbraith", white, male, HH#199, age 54, married, farmer, born in PA as were parents. Living with him is wife, 21 yr. old servant, John Lady, and his sister-in-law, Mary Ervin, who is 41 and single.; Principal=PA Adams Co Census 1880, Resident=Harriet E. Irwin5 
Cen-Enum18 June 1880 Butler Township, Pennsylvania, USA; "Harriet Galbraith", white, female, age 39, born PA as well as parents, keeping house. Living with husband, Henry. Also living with them is her sister, Mary Ervin, single and 41.; Principal=Harriet E. Irwin, Principal=PA Adams Co Census 18805 
Land*September 1905 Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA; "Mr. Henry Galbraith has sold his property at the corner of Hanover and York Streets to Levi D. Miller for $2800. Anthony Deardoff, executor of Isaac Deardoff, sold the brick house to Henry Galbraith for $1600."7 
Death*3 February 1908 Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, USA; Obituary stated: Henry Galbraith of Gettysburg died 3 Feb 1908, aged 85 Years.8 
Burial*February 1908 Evergreen Cemetery, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA; Gravestone states: (Information from Cemetery Cards at Adams County Historical Society).
Henry Galbraith
Died Feb. 3, 1908
Aged 85 yrs.

Buried with wife, Harriet. 

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, PA, Adams County, Butler Township, p.2 Image #3 at www.Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.
  2. [S11] U.S. Census 1860, www.ancestry.com, PA, Adams County, Butler Township, Table Rock P.O., p. 107, Image #11 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1860.
  3. [S119] Adams County, Pennsylvania Deed Book: Book W, page 123, 20 March 1861., Adams County Clerk, n.p.. Hereinafter cited as Adams County PA Deed Book.
  4. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Adams County,PA genweb at http://www.rootsweb.com/~paadams/nov1863.htm. Taken from Adams County exemptions.
    . Hereinafter cited as Genealogy Website.
  5. [S10] U.S. Census 1880, www.ancestry.com, PA, Adams Co., Butler Township, p. 62B. Image #22 at www.ancestry.com.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1880.
  6. [S115] Gettysburg Sentinel, Gettysburg, PA, 18 Jan 1878. Hereinafter cited as Gettysburg Sentinel.
  7. [S114] Gettysburg Compiler, Gettysburg, PA, 27 September 1905.. Hereinafter cited as Gettysburg Compiler.
  8. [S114] Gettysburg Compiler, 5 Feb. 1908.

Henry Galbreath1

#4143, ( - 1781)
Last EditedMay 31, 2004
Name Variation Galbraith 
Marriage* Principal=Mary (?)1 
Tax List*1768 Hamiltonban Township, York County, Pennsylvania, USA; Henry Galbreath, rate £2, tax £0.3.0. 
Occupation* Hamiltonban Township, Pennsylvania, USA; Probate papers state that Henry was a cooper of Hamiltonban Township.2 
Death*1781 Hamiltonban Township, Pennsylvania, USA1 
Probate*3 January 1782 York County, Pennsylvania, USA; Estate files state that Henry died intestate, was a cooper living in Hamiltonban Township, and that his wife, Mary Marshall, gave her rights to the estate to her son, Samuel. Papers signed by Mary Marshall and witnessed by James Thompson and Robert Cunningham. Samuel Galbreath, administrator of the estate filed an inventory with the court on 15 March 1782.3 
Land*25 January 1783 Hamiltonban Township, Pennsylvania, USA; This deed entry states that Samuel Galbreath of Hamiltonban, Blacksmith and son of Henry Galbreath, deceased, sells 100 acres containing a sawmill and tavern to John McAnea that was owned by his father in Hamiltonban.; Principal=Samuel Galbreath4 

Family

Mary (?)
Marriage* Principal=Mary (?)1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S112] Clan Galbraith Association, The Red Tower Journal: Vol. XXIV, No.1 (Sept. 2002), p. 5. "Early Galbreaths of Adams (York) County Pennsylvania" by William Gilbreath. . Hereinafter cited as "The Red Tower Journal."
  2. [S122] Estate Files, York County, Pa., 03 Jan 1782 and 15 March 1782.
  3. [S122] Estate Files, York County, Pa., 03 Jan 1782 and 15 March 1782, also administration bond in Will Book E, p. 339.
  4. [S125] York County, Pennsylvania Deed Books: Vol. 2-F, p. 308, 240 and Book E, p. 81.. Hereinafter cited as York County Pennsylvania Deeds.
  5. [S112] "The Red Tower Journal", Vol. XXIV, No.1 (Sept. 2002), p. 5. "Early Galbreaths of Adams (York) County Pennsylvania" by William Gilbreath. His source 1782 Orphan Court Docket E: 10.

Hester Galbreath1

#4004, (16 April 1804 - 12 December 1888)
Last EditedMay 4, 2003
Father*Thomas Galbreath1 b. c 1775, d. 9 Oct 1843
Mother*Catherine Kissecker1 b. c 1780, d. 8 Jun 1857
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*16 April 1804 Baltimore County, Maryland, USA1 
Death*12 December 1888 Patrick County, Virginia, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S112] Clan Galbraith Association, The Red Tower Journal: Vol. XX, No. 3, March 1999, p. 58. "More on William Noble Galbraith" by Betsy Galbraith DeCarolis.. Hereinafter cited as "The Red Tower Journal."

Hugh Galbreath1

#3819
Last EditedApr 20, 2003
Name Variation Galbraith 
Tax List*1800 Blount County, Tennessee, USA; Blount County was formed in 1795 from part of Knox County which was formerly Greene County. Hugh Galbreath was listed in Captain Cowan's Company with 100 acres and 1 white poll. Also listed in this area was William and Thomas Galbreath.1 

Citations

  1. [S99] Silas Lucas, compiler, Early East Tennessee Taxpayers (Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, 1980), p. 42.. Hereinafter cited as Early East Tennessee Taxpayers.

Hugh Galbreath

#4047, (June 1849 - 27 August 1849)
Last EditedJan 29, 2006
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*John McIlvain Galbreath b. 10 Aug 1823, d. 25 Dec 1906
Mother*Mary Ann Scott b. 19 Aug 1823, d. 16 Mar 1889
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*June 1849 Pennsylvania, USA; Date based on age on gravestone.1 
Death*27 August 1849 Pennsylvania, USA; Witness=John McIlvain Galbreath, Witness=Mary Ann Scott2 
Burial*August 1849 Evergreen Cemetery, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA; Gravestone states: (Info from Cemetery Cards at Adams County Historical Society)

Hugh Galbraith, son of John and Mary A.
Died Aug. 27, 1849
Age 2 months

Buried with mother and two siblings.2 

Citations

  1. [S137] Edith Beard Cannon, Genealogical Reports for the Historical Sociey of York County [Pennsylvania], 1946) p. 105. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Reports for the Historical Sociey of York County.
  2. [S137] Edith Beard Cannon, Genealogical Reports for the Historical Sociey of York County, p. 105.

Hugh Galbreath1

#4490
Last EditedJan 31, 2004
Name Variation Galbraith 

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S46] Rootsweb,, http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/pa/westmoreland/wills/dewillabst.txt. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb.

Hugh Galbreath1

#4655
Last EditedApr 25, 2004
Name Variation Galbraith 
Tax List*1765 Newberry Township, York County, Pennsylvania, USA; Hugh Gilbreath, young man1 

Citations

  1. [S137] Edith Beard Cannon, Genealogical Reports for the Historical Sociey of York County [Pennsylvania], 1946) p. 107. Her source: York County, PA, Tax Lists, transcript in the Historical Society of York County.. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Reports for the Historical Sociey of York County.

Hugh Galbreath1

#4686, (1777 - 6 June 1860)
Last EditedMay 31, 2004
Father*Joseph Galbreath2 b. c 1750, d. 4 Oct 1787
Mother*Martha Grant2 b. c 1755
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*1777 Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA2 
Death*6 June 1860 Clarksville, Johnson County, Arkansas, USA2 

Citations

  1. [S96] Clan Galbraith Association, Listing of Wills by Simon Parker in the Members Only Area.. Hereinafter cited as Clan Galbraith Association.
  2. [S25] Ancestry.com, by Audrey Gilbreath at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=akgilbreath&id=I0442. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Hugh Galbreath1

#4701
Last EditedDec 31, 2005
Father*(?) Galbreath1
Name Variation Galbraith 
Will23 October 1811 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; To Andrew and Hugh Galbraith sons of brother Samuel Galbraith of Ireland, money to pay their passage to America and expenses until they are put to trade. Brother Hugh Galbraith. To daughter Betsey Galbraith for her own and her mother's support. Residue to son John Galbraith, to be kept at interest until he is of age. Execs: Thomas Donagan and John Johnson.
; Principal=Andrew Galbreath1 

Citations

  1. [S96] Clan Galbraith Association, Listing of Wills by Simon Parker in the Members Only Area. Philadelphia wills, Book 4, p. 98.. Hereinafter cited as Clan Galbraith Association.

Idessa Narcissa Galbreath1

#4925, (7 May 1857 - 1885)
Last EditedJan 15, 2006
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*Benjamin Galbreath2 b. 21 Jul 1814, d. 31 May 1881
Mother*Mary Ann Reed2 b. 14 Feb 1824, d. 23 May 1896
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*7 May 1857 Pennsylvania, USA2,1 
Census3 October 1860 Dublin Township, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA; "Benjamin Galbreath", white, male, age 53, family #161, plasterer, real estate worth $400, personal estate $100, born in Pa. Living with him are:
Mary A., age 35, white, female, domestic, born in PA;
Mary E., age 14, attended school, born PA;
James W., age 11, attended school, born PA;
Rebecca J., age 10, attended school, born PA;
Anny B., age 8, at home, born PA;
Thomas J., age 6, born PA;
Kesiah A., female, age 4, born PA;
John C.,age 2, born PA.; Principal=Benjamin Galbreath, Principal=PA Huntingdon Co Census 18603 
Census12 July 1870 Dublin Township, Pennsylvania, USA; "Benj. Galbraith", white, male, age 60, family #173, plasterer, real estate worth $250, born in Pa. Living with him are:
Mary A., age 45, white, female, keeping house, born in PA;
Mary E., age 22, at home, born PA; James W., age 20, appren. to plasterer, born PA;
Anna B., age 17, at home, born PA, cannot write;
Thomas J., 16, appren. to plasterer, born PA, attended school;
Kadessa, female, age 14, at home, born PA, attended school;
John C.,age 12, at home, attended school, cannot read or write;
Emma, age 7, at home, born PA, attended school;
Charles R., age 5, at home, born PA;
Ferdinand, age 2, at home, born PA.; Principal=Benjamin Galbreath, Principal=PA Huntingdon Co Census 18704 
Married Namesay 1883 White1 
Marriage*say 1883 Principal=(?) White1 
Death*1885 1 

Citations

  1. [S149] Research Report, "Montague-Galbraith-Cluggage", by Charles Montague, (original document thought to have been written in the 1920's). This document supplemented by family members was compiled in June 1976. Found in the Huntingdon Historical Society Library, Huntingdon, PA.
  2. [S11] U.S. Census 1860, www.ancestry.com, Pa., Huntingdon County, Dubliln Township, p. 29.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1860.
  3. [S11] U.S. Census 1860, www.ancestry.com, Pa., Huntingdon County, Dubliln Township, Mount Union P.O., p. 22.
  4. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, Pa., Huntingdon County, Dubliln Township, Shade Gap P.O., p. 23.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.

Infant Galbreath

#4049
Last EditedJan 22, 2006
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*John McIlvain Galbreath b. 10 Aug 1823, d. 25 Dec 1906
Mother*Mary Ann Scott b. 19 Aug 1823, d. 16 Mar 1889
Burial* Evergreen Cemetery, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA; Gravestone states: (Info from Cemetery Cards at Adams County Historical Society)

Infant son of J.M. and M. A. Galbraith
No dates

Buried with mother and 2 siblings. 
Name Variation Galbraith