Gesner Genealogy - McKees Mills to New York:Information about Jacob Gesner
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Jacob Gesner (b. 1791, d. date unknown)Jacob Gesner (son of Abraham Gesner and Elizabeth Steadman) was born 1791 in Annapolis Co, NS, Can.425, 426, and died date unknown in Moncton, Westmoreland Co., NB.He married Elizabeth Trites on May 18, 1816 in Annapolis, Annapolis Co, NS427, daughter of Christian Trites and Catherine Jones.
More About Jacob Gesner:
Census 1: 1861, NB, Kent Co., Wellington Parish, pg.20 - film #C1003.
Census 2: 1871, NB, District 185-Kent Co., Sub-dist. E-Wellington Parish, Div. 2, pg.44 - film #C10391.
Property: November 21, 1817, Jacob Gesner recieved 200 acres of land "on the road leading from the Bend of the Petitcodiac River to Shediac and adjoining to land applied for by William Steadman."A copy of this grant is in my files. A 1829 map of the Bend shows the location the land..428
More About Jacob Gesner and Elizabeth Trites:
Marriage: May 18, 1816, Annapolis, Annapolis Co, NS.429
Children of Jacob Gesner and Elizabeth Trites are:
- +Catherine Gesner, b. 1819.
- +Caroline Elizabeth Gesner, b. September 9, 1821, d. 1908.
- +Malcolm W Gesner, b. December 15, 1822, d. September 29, 1902, Rexton, Kent Co., NB430.
- +Thomas Gesner, b. 1823431, 432, d. 1899.
- +Isaac Gesner, b. May 16, 1826432, 433, d. 1905.
- Edward Gesner, b. 1832434.
- +Abraham Gesner, b. April 14, 1834, d. December 16, 1929435.
- +Jacob Workman Gesner, b. 1836, Buctouche, Kent Co., NB436, 437, d. 1921, Moncton, Westmoreland Co., NB.
- +Margaret Gesner, b. 1838438, d. April 6, 1922.
- +William Steadman Gesner, b. August 15, 1841438, d. November 10, 1911, McKees Mills, Kent Co.,NB, Can.
- +Alice Marie Gesner, b. 1845.