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Robert Gorrell (1747 - 1821)

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Robert Gorrell
Born in Harford, Baltimore County, Marylandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Ft Pitt, Old Augusta County, Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Middlebourne, Tyler County, Virginiamap
Profile last modified | Created 8 May 2013
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This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import. It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.


Robert /Gorrell/
Harford, Baltimore County, Maryland[1]


24 MAR 1821
Middlebourne, Tyler Coounty, Virginia[2]


Stealey Cemeterey, Tyler County, West Virginia




08 AUG 1762
Ft Pitt, Old Augusta County, Virginia[4]


  • Source: S907 Title: smith3824.FTW Source Medium: Other
  • Source: S979 Title: Broderbund Software, Inc., World Family Tree Vol. 11, Ed. 1 (Name:Release date: July 1, 1997;) Source Medium: Family Archive CD Tree #3824
  • Source: S980 Title: Broderbund Software, Inc., World Family Tree Vol. 4, Ed. 1 (Name:Release date: August 23, 1996;) Repository: #R28\Source Medium: Family Archive CD Source Quality: Secondary Source Customer pedigree. Tree #0944
  • Repository: R28 Name: Shultz Private Library


History of West Virginia and the People
Chapter XXIV
The Panhandle and Ohio Valley
Tyler County--Tyler county was formed from Ohio. It was named in honor of John Tyler, born in Virginia, February 28, 1747. He was member of the assembly during the Revolution and in 1808 was elected governor of Virginia. He was father of President John Tyler. Middlebourne was established January 27, 1813, on lands of Robert Gorrell, then in Ohio county, with William Wells Sr., Joseph Martin, Joseph Archer, Thomas Grigg, Daniel Haynes, William Delashmult and Abraham S. Brickhead, trustees. It was not incorporated until February 3, 1871. Middlebourne is still the county seat. It has a population of 16,211.
  1. Source: #S980 Page: Tree #0944 Data: Text: Date of Import: Jan 17, 1999
  2. Source: #S980 Page: Tree #0944 Data: Text: Date of Import: Jan 17, 1999
  3. Source: #S980 Page: Tree #0944 Data: Text: Date of Import: Jan 17, 1999
  4. Source: #S980 Page: Tree #0944 Data: Text: Date of Import: Jan 17, 1999


Thank you to Caroline Cohoe for creating WikiTree profile Gorrell-103 through the import of cohoe only_2013-04-15.ged on Apr 15, 2013.

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