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Husband:  Elias GILBERT
Birth:  2 Aug 1808, Albany, Albany Co., NY
Death:  1864, LaGrange, LaGrange Co., IN
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  Allen GILBERT
Mother:  Sabra BENNETT
Marriage:  30 Jan 1834, Springfield, Clark Co., OH
Wife:  Roxanna "Roxie" HAMMOND
Birth:  1809/10, NY
Death apparently:  1860-70
Occupation:  homemaker
Other Spouse:  m1. 1 Apr 1828, Clark Co., OH, John NICHOLSON
Other Child(?):  (Daughter) NICHOLSON, b. 1828-30, Clark Co., OH
Father:  Nathan HAMMOND (1770-c1850)
Mother:  Lydia BENNETT
Children born in Springfield Twp., LaGrange Co., IN:
1.  Lydia GILBERT, b. 1835/6
2.  Nathan A. GILBERT, b. 1839/40
3.  Charles GILBERT, b. 1844/5
4.  Almon A. GILBERT, b. 1848/9
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1a.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
Birth: 02 Aug 1808, Albany, Albany, New York
Death: 1864, Lagrange, Lagrange, Indiana
Father: Allen GILBERT; Mother: Sabra BENNET
Marriage: 30 Jan 1834, Springfield, Clark, Ohio
Spouse: Roxie HAMMOND
Birth: 1810, of Lagrange, Lagrange, Indiana
Father:  Nathan HAMMOND

1b.  Anon.  1966.  Marriage Index:  Ohio, 1789-1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-400):
Nicholson, John Hammond, Hoscuey 1 Apr 1828 Clark Co.
Gilbert, Elias Nicholson, Roxia 30 Jan 1834 Clark Co.
Others have read the record as "Roxancy."

2.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #1-2 of 6; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1840 IN Lagrange Co. Springfield Twp. Roll 86 pp. 162B-163A Ln. 19 Elias Gilbert 100 001 010 - 101 001 0002000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 4 or under 1835-1840 = Nathan (b. 1839/40)
1 male 30-39 1800-1810 = Elias (b. 1808)
1 male 50-59 1780-1790 = father? father-in-law?
1 female 4 or under 1835-1840 = Lydia (b. 1835/6)
1 female 10-14 1825-1830 = step-daughter NICHOLSON?
1 female 30-39 1800-1810 = Roxanna (b. 1809/10) 
2 person employed in manufactures and trades
The older girl is likely Roxanna's daughter from her first marriage.

3.  1850 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #3-4 of 19):  Town[ship] of Springfield (T37N.R11E), LaGrange Co., IN, Roll M432_157, pp. 65A-65B, 861/865, enumerated 16 Sep 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Elias Gilbert 41 M     3000 New York
Roxana Gilbert 40 F   Farmer   New York
Lydia     " 14 F       Indiana
Nathan A  " 10 M       Indiana
Charles   "  5 M       Indiana
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Almon A   "  1 M       Indiana
William Cornell 18 M   Farmer   Ohio
Austin Gilbert 33 M   Farmer   Ohio
Austin GILBERT is Elias's brother.

4.  1860 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #3 of 20):  Mongoquinong P.O., Springfield Twp., LaGrange Co., IN, Roll M653_274, p. 506, PN 60, 446/440, enumerated 28 Jul 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Elias Gilbert 51 M   Farmer 12800 4540 New York
Roxey     " 50 F         New York
Nathan A  " 20 M   Farmer     Indiana
Charles H " 15 M         Indiana
Rachael   "  8 F         Indiana
Andrew Mclaughlin 30 M   Farmer 140 100 Pennsylvania

5.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Elias is deceased, and Roxanna was not found, at least not in Indiana.

6.  Anon.  1882.  Counties of La Grange and Noble, Indiana:  Historical and Biographical.  F.A. Battey & Co., Chicago.
WILLIAM S. CORNELL, one in a family of fifteen children, went to live with Elias Gilbert in Springfield Township, this county, where he remained until he attained the age of twenty-one years.  William Cornell's parents, born in New York, were Benjamin H. and Leafie (Hammond) Cornell, who journeyed westward, stopping in Logan County, Ohio, where the subject was born in 1823.

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