Hi, My GreatGrand Mother is Nancy Adah Peal Gilmore. Daughter of John Bennett Peal who was possibly married to a Mary Elizabeth Webb.
Nancy Ada Peal married Carvin Washington Gilmore who was born in Monroe Co. MS in May 1842, served in the Civil War, and died in Aquilla Texas April 7, 1909.
Both Adah and Carvin are buried at Vaughn Cemetery in Hill Co., Texas around Hillsboro and Peoria.
Nancy Adah Peal was born Nov 3, 1858 and died on Jan 18, 1912 at age 54. She and Carvin had 9 children. From what I know, most of the chidren lived in Texas. West and Waco, and Austin.
John Juba "Juby" Gilmore born 1875 Evidently named after sister Juba Ann Peal
Mary Clemmie Gilmore Ryals born 1878
Henry A. Gilmore born 1880 Henry was the Police Chief in West, TX
Upton Gilmore born 1882 never married
Annie Laura Gilmore Green b.1883 lived in Austin, has Grand kids in San Antonio She went by Laura and was the last to die of the siblings.
Cleveland Carvin Gilmore b. Oct 5, 1886 d. Jan 1963 married Daisy Odell Davis both of Waco, TX and buried at Waco Memorial. I have seen many Davis' buried here.
Martha Patsy Gilmore Richards b. 1889 Went by the name "Avis" and lived in CA.
Jessie Aubrey Gilmore b. Jan 1895 married Marie "Mae" Scruggs
Solon Arthur Gilmore b. June 1897 married Essie May Marlon
I'm sorry to say I do not have more information as I am just getting started with this and really don't know what and how to do this yet. I havn't figured out what resources I should begin with.
I think John Bennett Peals parents were Henry Peal and Prudence Tice of North Carolina but I don't know this to be a fact as of yet. ANYONE WITH FACTS ON THE Peal's/Gilmore Family Of TEXAS AND/OR John Wilkerson Davis AND Mattie Alexander Davis Family Of TEXAS AND Carvin Washington Gilmore AND Nancy Adah Peal Gilmore.....PLEASE HELP ME OUT!!!! THANKS, DONNA GILMORE ROUSSELL