Silas Miller Gabbard

M, #1279, b. 18 January 1849, d. June 1928
Father(?) Gabbard
Relationship3rd great-grandfather of Kellie Sue Thompson
FamilyThe Stout Family
ChartsGabbard Descendants
     Silas Miller Gabbard was born on 18 January 1849 at Kentucky. He was the son of (?) Gabbard and (?) Silas Miller Gabbard married Rebecca Flannery, daughter of (?) Flannery and (?), on 31 December 1874 at Jackson, Kentucky. Silas Miller Gabbard died in June 1928 at age 79.

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     Silas Miller Gabbard was a witness The Stout Family Bible was purchased and inscribed by Jonathan Stout:

This book was bought at Boones Grove Washington County Arkansas price one dollar and fifty cents and when this you see Remember Me
Jonathan Stout.
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His son Hiram Gabbard was born in 1875 at Kentucky. His daughter Martha E Gabbard was born in August 1878 at Kentucky. His daughter Sarah Lydia Gabbard was born on 15 April 1880 at Madison, Arkansas.

Silas Miller Gabbard and Rebecca Gabbard appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Madison, Arkansas, at Hilburn Township, enumerated 21 June 1880, Silas is a farmer and Rebecca is "keeping house". Rebecca cannot read or write and none of the children are attending school yet but the oldest is only 5.

The entire family was born in Kentucky as were Silas' parents. Rebecca's parents were born in Virginia.. Their children Hiram, Martha E and Sarah Lydia were listed as living with them.
1880 United States Federal Census
about Silas M. Gabbard Name: Silas M. Gabbard
Home in 1880: Hilburn, Madison, Arkansas
Age: 31
Estimated birth year: abt 1849
Birthplace: Kentucky
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: Rebecca Gabbard
Father's birthplace: Kentucky
Mother's birthplace: Kentucky
Neighbors: View others on page
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Cannot read/write:


Deaf and dumb:

Otherwise disabled:

Idiotic or insane: View image
Household Members: Name Age
Silas M. Gabbard 31
Rebecca Gabbard 28
Hiram Gabbard 5
Martha E. Gabbard 3
Sarah Gabbard 1m

Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Hilburn, Madison, Arkansas; Roll 50; Family History Film: 1254050; Page: 555A; Enumeration District: 104; Image: 0834.

Source Information: and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.
Original data: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.
His daughter Elizabeth Gabbard was born on 15 May 1884 at Delaney, Madison, Arkansas. His wife Rebecca Flannery died on 14 April 1888. His daughter Martha E Gabbard was married on 4 November 1891 at Washington, Arkansas.
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Bride: Gabbert, Martha E. Groom: Carter, G. T.
His daughter Sarah Lydia Gabbard was married on 25 April 1895 at Washington, Arkansas.
JB and Liddie Gabberd Stout Marriage License and Certificate
Bride: Gabbert, Liddie Groom: Stout, J. B.
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Source Information: Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data:
"Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2011. "Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957," database, FamilySearch; from Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and County Clerks. Digital images of originals housed at various county courthouses in the State of Arkansas. Marriage records.

Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 about J B Stout
Name:     J B Stout
Gender:     Male
Age:     20
Birth Year:     abt 1875
Residence:     Carters Store, Washington, Arkansas
Spouse's Name:     Liddie Gabbert
Spouse's Gender:     Female
Spouse's Age:     17
Spouse's Residence:     Durham, Washington, Arkansas
Marriage Date:     25 Apr 1895
Marriage License Date:     24 Apr 1895
Marriage County:     Washington
Event Type:     Marriage
FHL Film Number:     1034252
His daughter Elizabeth Gabbard was married on 12 July 1898.
Silas Miller Gabbard died before Sarah Lydia Stout but was mentioned in Sarah Lydia Stout's obituary as a deceased father.
Well Known Kingston Lady Died October 22

Mrs. Sarah Lydia Stout, age 67, well known and respected resident of Kingston, died Oct 22, 1947, at 2:30 a.m. after a long illness. She was born the daughter of Silas Gabbard and Rebecca Flanery-Gabbard on April 15, 1880. Her parents were both natives of Tennessee. A native and lifelong resident of Madison county, she had been a member of the Church of Christ for many years. She was married to J. B. Stout on April 25, 1895.

The deceased is survived by her husband; five sons, Clyde of Plunketville, Okla., Oscar, of Shoshone, Idaho; Ray of Bakersfield, Calif., Claud and Clifford of Kingston; two daughters, Mrs. Millie Doss, of the Rockhouse community; and Mabel Stout of Kingston; a grand daughter whom she raised, Mrs. Arnold Yingst of Sunnyside, Calif; two sisters, Mrs. G. T. Carter, Cushing, Okla., and Mrs. G.W. Stout, Quapaw, Okla., also by 12 grand children and 5 great grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted at the graveside by the Rev. Dan Slaven and Rev. Den Montgomery on Friday, October 24. Burial was in the Kingston cemetery with Brashears Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

[Note a poem follows this paragraph but my photo of this page of clippings has a glare spot and I can't read the poem well so I am not transcribing the poem.]

From Book U of Clippings in the Madison County Genealogy Library, Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas photographed in March 2011 by Kellie S. Thompson.

Silas Miller Gabbard died before Elizabeth Gabbard but was mentioned in Elizabeth Gabbard's obituary as a deceased father.

Elizabeth Stout

Quapaw, Okla. - Mrs. Elizabeth Stout, 87, of Quapaw, Okla. died Tuesday at a nursing home in Commerce, Okla. She was born May 15, 1884 in Delaney, Ark., the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Silas Gabbard. She had lived in Quapaw since 1938 and moved there from Gentry, was a member of the First Baptist Church and the widow of George Stout.

She is survived by five daughters, Mrs. Julia Stern of Modesto, Calif., Mrs. Janie Epperly of Fayetteville, Mrs. Flossie Mossman of Blue Springs, Mo., Mrs. Cordie Grube of Quapaw, Okla. and Mrs. Pauline West of Kansas City, Mo.; 15 grandchildren 20 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral service was scheduled at 1 p.m. today at the Quapaw First Baptist Church with burial, under direction of the Thomas Funeral Home of Pritchard, Okla. in the Baxter Cemetery at Baxter Springs, Kan.
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ELIZABETH STOUT Qiiapaw, Okla. -- Mrs; Ellza- oth Stout, 87, of Quap'aw, Okla. led Tuesday at a nursing home n Commerce, Okla. She was oi'n May 15, 1884 in'Delaney, rk., the daughter of Mr. and rs., Silas Gabbard.-She had ved in Qiiapaw since 1938 and noved there from Gentry, was member of the First Baptist ·hurch and the widow of George tOUt.. : . . She !£'survived by five 'daugh- ers, Mrs/ Julia Stern of Modes- 6, Calif.', Mrs. Janie'Epperly of ""ayettevi'le, Mrs. Flossie Moss- la n of Blue Springs, Mp.,' Mrs. ordie Grube of Quapaw, Okla. nd Mrs. Pauline West of Kanas Kanas City, Mo.; 15 grandchildren 0 great-grandchildren and five reat-great-grandchildren. Funeral service was schedul- d at I p.m. today at the aw First Baptist Church urial, under direction of the h o m a s Funeral Home 'ritchard,- Okla. in. the Baxter emetery st' Baxter Springs, Can. OCIE SMITH Mrs.- Ocie Smith, wife of mith, died Aug. 11 at a ee, Okla., hospital. Funeral ervices will be.conducted ·day' at 2 p.' m., at the Church near Fayetteville, with ial in the McCord cemetery vilh the Lescher Funeral I Muskogee in charge. . A member of the Church Christ, Mrs. Smith was 53, naive of Hazel Valley. She is survived in addition ier husband by a son, Jmith of Muskogee;.a daughter,


Rebecca Flannery b. 10 Dec 1852, d. 14 Apr 1888