Mariam/Miriam Gorby (1813-1888) was a daughter of Ebenezer Gorby (1784-1852) and Prudence Parsons (1784-1860).They had 14 children in all.
Ebenezer served in the War of 1812 from Ohio. He filed bounty land claim based upon his services in the War of 1812.He was the son of Thomas Gorby and Elizabeth Allman.Prudence was the daughter of Vincent Parsons, Sr and Mariam Garretson.
Also see the Nathaniel Clark-Barabara Jane Gorby postings on this forum as Barbara Jane was Mariam's sister.
Ebenezer Gorby & Prudence Parson's children were: Mary (1806-?) Hannah (1808-1869) Elizabeth (1810-1891) Rebecca (1812-?) Mariam (1813-1888) Annie (1814-1909) Daniel (1818-1895) Barbara Jane (1820-1900) Vincent Parsons (1822-1885) Phoebe (1824-?) Mahala (1826-bef 1858) Jesse E (1828-abt 1903) Martha (1830-?) Clymens/Clymena (1834-?)
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