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Gabriel Moses McKissack

Male 1846 - 1923


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  • Born  08 Nov 1846  Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1923 
    Person ID  I62  Nashville
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2008 

    Father  Moses McKissack, Sr.,   b. 1790, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1865 
    Mother  Mirian,   b. 1804,   d. 1865 
    Married  1822 
    Family ID  F18  Group Sheet

    Family  Dolly Ann Maxwell,   b. Dec 1850, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1910-1920 
    Married  abt. 1869  [2, 3
    Children 
    >1. Amanda McKissack,   b. Jan 1871, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Anna McKissack,   b. abt. 1872, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Thomas E. McKissack,   b. Jan 1872, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Della McKissack,   b. abt. 1874, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Mattie McKissack,   b. abt. 1876, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Gabriel McKissack,   b. abt. 1878, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Mary Frances McKissack,   b. abt. 1878, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. Moses McKissack, III,   b. 08 May 1879, Pulaski, Giles County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1952, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Abraham M. McKissack,   b. Apr 1873, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. William "Willie" McKissack,   b. Aug 1884, Pulaski, Giles County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1918, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Arthur "Booker" McKissack,   b. Sep 1887, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Calvin Lunsford McKissack,   b. 23 Feb 1890, Pulaski, Giles County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Mar 1968
    Last Modified  2 Mar 2008 
    Family ID  F19  Group Sheet

  • Photos At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

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    1870 TN Census: Gabe & Dolly McKissack
    1870 TN Census: Gabe & Dolly McKissack
    Enumeration Date: 8 Jun 1870
    Page: 99
    Location: Pulaski, Giles County, Tennessee

    Family #250
    1. Gabe - Head, age 29, carpenter
    2. Dollie - age 20
    3. Anna - age 19

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    1880 TN Census: Gabriel & Dolly McKissack
    1880 TN Census: Gabriel & Dolly McKissack
    Enumeration Date: 14 Jun 1880
    Enumeration District: 105
    Page: 49
    Location: Pulaski, Giles County, Tennessee

    Family #443
    1. Gabriel - Head, age 40, carpenter
    2. Dolly - wife, age 27
    3. Mandy - daughter, age 9
    4. Anna - daughter, age 8
    5. Della - daughter, age 6
    6. Mattie - daughter, age 4
    7. Gabriel - daughter, age 1 (this should be a son?)

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    1900 TN Census: Gabe & Dolly McKissack
    1900 TN Census: Gabe & Dolly McKissack
    Enumeration Date: 5 Jun 1900
    Enumeration District: 20
    Sheet: 4A
    Location: Pulaski, Giles County, Tennessee

    Family #64
    1. Gabriel - age 53, born Nov 1846, carpenter
    2. Dolly - wife, age 49, born Dec 1850, mother of 14 kids, 9 still alive
    3. Moses - son, age 21, born May 1879, carpenter
    4. Thomas - son, age 18, born Jan 1872, day laborer
    5. Abraham - son, age 17, born Apr 1873, carpenter
    6. Willie - son, age 15, born Aug 1884
    7. Arthur - son, age 12, born Sep 1887
    8. Calvin - son, age 10, born Feb 1890
    9. Tom - brother, age 72, born Mar 1828, gardener

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    1910 TN Census: Gabe & Dolly McKissick
    1910 TN Census: Gabe & Dolly McKissick
    Enumeration Date: 23 Apr 1910
    Enumeration District: 22
    Sheet: 7B
    Location: Pulaski, Giles County, Tennessee

    Family #157
    1. Gabe - Head, age 69, married 41 years, carpenter
    2. Dolly - wife, age 58, married 41 years, mother of 12 kids, 9 still alive
    3. Tom - son, age 27, cook
    4. Will - son, age 25, machinist
    5. Arthur - son, age 23, machinist

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    1920 TN Census: Gabriel McKissack
    1920 TN Census: Gabriel McKissack
    Enumeration Date: 7 Jun 1920
    Enumeration District: 29
    Sheet: 6B
    Location: Civil District 7, Giles County, Tennessee

    Family #163
    1. Gabriel - head, age 80, widowed
    2. John Abernathy - boarder, age 40, clothes presser

    Family #164
    619 Children's Street
    1. Abe McKissack - age 36, horse driver
    2. Lizzie Mae - wife, age 32, hair dresser at home
    3. Ed James - Uncle-in-law, age 47, laborere

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  • Notes  Born:
    • 1900 census has 1846 as birth year.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Profiles of African-Americans in Tennessee, Annual Local Conference on Afro-American Culture and History, (http://www.tnstate.edu/library/digital/digitizing.html).
      has 8 Nov 1840

    2. [S1] Profiles of African-Americans in Tennessee, Annual Local Conference on Afro-American Culture and History, (http://www.tnstate.edu/library/digital/digitizing.html), 87.

    3. [S82] Johnson, Claudia. "Sons of Gabriel McKissack." The Historical Development of the Negro in Giles County, Tennessee: Volume II. By James L. Woods. Pulaski, TN: J.L. Wood, 2000..