Indiana McCaslins

Rebecca GammonAge: 78 years18221901

Name
Rebecca Gammon
Married name
Rebecca Pike
Birth May 9, 1822
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Also recorded as abt 1824 and Kentucky in the 1880 Census for Jackson, Decatur, Indiana.
MarriageDaniel PikeView this family
September 10, 1843 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Sarah E Pike
1844 (Age 21 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary G Pike
about 1849 (Age 26 years)
Census 1850 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#3
George Pike
about 1854 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Daniel H Pike
about 1856 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Laura Ellen Pike
about 1858 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Mary Pike
about 1859 (Age 36 years)
Census 1860 (Age 37 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam A McClearySarah E PikeView this family
December 31, 1863 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Eli Pike
about 1866 (Age 43 years)
Death of a daughterMary Pike
before 1870 (Age 47 years)

Note: Mary is missing from the 1870 US Federal Census for Jackson, Decatur, Indiana and may be presumed to have died.
Census 1870 (Age 47 years)
Death of a daughterSarah E Pike
1879 (Age 56 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Note: Both William and his wife Sarah Pike are missing from this census and their children are living with their grandparents, Daniel and Rebecca Pike.
Burial of a daughterSarah E Pike
1879 (Age 56 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Burnsville Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 30514323)
Census 1880 (Age 57 years)
Death of a husbandDaniel Pike
January 29, 1897 (Age 74 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Daniels wife Rebecca is recorded as a widow in the 1900
Burial of a husbandDaniel Pike
after January 29, 1897 (Age 74 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Mount Olivet Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 510725070
Census 1900 (Age 77 years)
Death February 5, 1901 (Age 78 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial after February 5, 1901
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Mount Olivet Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 51072511)
Family with Daniel Pike - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: September 10, 1843, Scott, Illinois
16 months
daughter
6 years
daughter
6 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
8 years
daughter

Birth

Also recorded as abt 1824 and Kentucky in the 1880 Census for Jackson, Decatur, Indiana.

Burial

Mount Olivet Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 51072511)

Shared note

In the 1850 US Federal Census for Scott County, Illinois, 27-year-old Daniel Pike and his 26-year-old wife Rebecca [maiden name unknown] had in their household their daughters, 6-year-old Sarah E and 2-year-old Mary J.

In the 1860 US Federal Census for Jackson, Decatur, Indiana, 40-year-old Ohio-born farmer Daniel Pike has $2,400 in real estate and $1,000 in personal property. He and his 38-year-old Kentucky-born wife, Rebecca [maiden name unknown] Pike have in their household their children, 13-year-old Missouri-born Sarah, 11-year-old Illinois-born Mary J, 6-year-old Indiana-born George, 4-year-old Indiana-born Daniel, 3-year-old Indiana-born Ellen and 1-year-old Indiana-born Mary.

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Jackson, Decatur, Indiana, 49-year-old farmer Daniel Pike has $11,200 in real estate and $1,000 in personal property. He and his 45-year-old Kentucky-born wife, Rebecca [maiden name unknown] Pike have in their household their younger children, 17-year-old farm laborer George, 14-year-old farm laborer Daniel, 13-year-old Ella [Ellen] and 4-year-old Eli. George, Daniel and Ellen have attended school in the past year. Daniel cannot read and write but Rebecca is literate.

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Jackson, Decatur, Indiana, 59-year-old farmer Daniel Pike and his 58-year-old wife have in their household their children, 22-year-old Laura E {Laura Ellen] and 14-year-old Eli, and their grandchildren, 7-year-old Perry McCleary and 2-year-old Sarah E McCleary, children of their daughter Sarah Pike and her husband William McCleary.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Jackson, Decatur, Indiana, 72-year-old widow Rebecca Pike [transcribed as Rohebecca] is recorded as head of family and landlord. She is living on a farm she owns, with a companion, 57-year-old widow Jane Johnson. Rebecca has had ten children but only six are living. Rebeccas father was born in Tennessee and her mother in Virginia. I have been able to identify only six of the children.