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We will list all Families, by Earliest Ancestor and Line Leader who wish to be listed. Participation in the DNA Project is not a requirement for listing on this page, but we will indicate families who have a Gaston male representing them in the DNA Project.

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Gaston

  • Jean/John Gaston b c1600-10 France/Scotland, of Huguenot descent
    • Summary based on lineages of G-1 N38274, G-3 967, G-5 112309, G-7 112435, G-8 G-10 G-11 G-12 (tested individual); lineages below indicate EKA
    • John Gaston b c1645 Scotland, to Co.Antrim, Northern Ireland c1660-8
      • William 1685 or 1689 Cloughwater, Antrim, m Mary Olivet Lemon
        • John (Justice) Gaston b 1708, m Esther Waugh
          • William Gaston b 1743 PA, d 1814 SC, m1 Jeannette Love, m2 Ann Porter
            • James Love Gaston b 1774 d1825 SC, m Jane Adair + 5 generations to G-11
          • Missing generations, link assumed by birth date/location
            • Josiah Gaston b 1814 + 3 generations to G-8
        • Hugh Gaston, Rev b c1721, m Mary Thom[p]son
          • Missing generation/s, link based on family tradition
            • Peter Gaston b c1790, m Frances/Fanny Dunlop + 4 generations to G-1 N38274
      • Hugh Gaston b 1687 Antrim, m Jennet Kirkpatrick
        • William Gaston b 1715/1720/1727 NJ
          • John Gaston b 1740 NJ, m Charity Cheeseman + 5 generations to G-7 112435, 6 to G-12
          • Hugh Gaston, Capt American Revolution b 1748 PA + 5 generations to G-5 112309
        • Alexander Gaston b 1714 Antrim, d 1754 MA, m Mary Wilson
          • Alexander Gaston b 1754 Richmond, MA +4 generations to G-10
          • David Gaston b 1757, m Eunice Loomis + 5 generations to G-3 967

 

  • Jean/John Gaston b c1600-5 France/Scotland, of Huguenot descent
    • John Gaston  b c1645 Scotland; To Maghergall, Co.Antrim, Northern Ireland c1660-8
      • Hugh Gaston  b c1687 Co. Antrim, killed 1772 Peapack, Bedminster Tp, Somerset Cnty NJ, to NJ c1720, m Jennet (Kirkpatrick?)
        • William Gaston  b 1715 NJ, d 1755 Mt Bethel Tp, Bucks Cnty, PA; 5 children
          • John Gaston  b 1740 NJ, d 1823 Westmoreland Cnty, PA, m Charity Cheeseman Monmouth Cnty, NJ.; Maj in Rev War
            • William Gaston b 1761 NJ
            • Joseph Gaston b 1763 NJ d 1821 Butler Cnty, OH, m Martha Hutton.To Abbeville Dist, SC. Capt in Rev War, wounded 1782 - G-7 112435
              • William Gaston  b 1795 Butler Cnty, OH, d <1860 Bartholomew Cnty, IN, m Martha van Fossen, Butler Cnty, O
                • William McCormick Gaston b 1830 Butler Cnty, OH, d 1892 Atchison, KS, m Elizabeth (Betsey) Pottorff. Cpt in Union Army
                  • Edward Samuel Gaston (orig Samuel Downing Gaston) b 1870 Kniffen, IA, d 1961 Atlanta, GA, m Ida May Boyle, Atchison, KS
                    • Dorothy Alfreda Gaston b 1896 Atchison, KS, d 1992 FL; m1 George Alexander Kassabaum, m2 Frank Taylor Dillon
                    • Dolores Gaston  b 1898 Atchison, KS, d 1994 Columbia, MO, m Reginald "Ridge" Runbeck, Atchison, KS
                    • Robert Edward Gaston  b 1902 Atchison, KS, d 1965 Lincoln, NE, m Verna Kathryn Herdon, Atchison, KS
            • John Gaston b 1765
            • Samuel Gaston b 1767 (twin; d infancy)
            • James Gaston b 1767 (twin) d 1813 m Mary Estep
            • Samuel Gaston b 1772 PA m Margaret Penny
            • Elizabeth Gaston b 1778 PA d 1858
            • Margaret Gaston b PA
  • Jean Gaston b 1610 France, d Scotland/Ireland
    • John Gaston (b 1645 Scotland perhaps, d Ireland)

      • Alexander Gaston b 1714 Ireland, d 1783 in Richmond, MA (undocumented links to above generations) - G-10

        • Alexander Gaston b 1754 Richmond, MA, d 1823 Richmond, MA

          • Alexander Gaston b 1783 Richmond, MA, d 1865 Lorain Co., OH

            • George Belcher Gaston b 1814 OH, d 1873 Tabor, IA

              • Alexander C Gaston b 1838 OH, d 1930 Hanford, CA

                • Alonzo Alexander Gaston b 1881 Tabor, IA, d 1955 Everett, WA

  • Hugh Gaston b 1688 Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland d 1772 Bedminster, NJ m Jennet Kirkpatrick - Patrick Gaston [pdgaston AT hotmail.com]
    • William Gaston b c1715 d 1755 Northampton Co., PA
      • John Gaston  b 1740 NJ, Maj Rev War, d 1823 Gastonville, Washington Co, PA, m Charity Cheeseman
        • James Gaston b 1767 Monmouth Co, NJ, d 1813 Butler Co, OH, m. Mary Estep
          • Robert Gaston b 1811 Butler Co, OH, d 1892 Cranesville , WV , m Catherine McGhee
            • Joseph Gaston b 1849 Oskaloosa, IA, d 1942 Beloit, KS, Civ War 2d IA Vols, m Victorene Thompson
              • David Gaston b 1887 Hayes Twp, Mitchell Co, KS, d 1962 Salina, KS, m Grace Belle Sherbondy
                • Leo G Gaston b 1909 Hunter KS, d 2000 Sun City CA , Capt USA WW2, Maj USAF Korea, m Kathryn L Franzmathes 131824


 

    • Jean Gaston Huguenot b France (alleged ancestor) - Mitch Eickmann [Mneick AT aol.com]
      • John Gaston b 1645 acc to tradition, d Antrim, Ireland (alleged ancestor; undocumented link to above/following generations)
        • Hugh Gaston b 1687/8 Ballymena, d 1772 NJ, m Jennet Kirkpatrick - G-5 112309
          • William b 1720 NJ?, killed Dec 1755 Eastern PA
            • Hugh Gaston b 1748 PA, d 1812 PA; Captain during the American Revolution
              • Samuel Gaston Sr b 1776 NJ, d 1858 PA, m Jane Kirkpatrick
                • Samuel E Gaston b 1818 PA, d 1916 NE, m Catherine Adams
                  • Samuel Jefferson Gaston b 1853 PA, d 1946 NE, m Emma Jane Penny
                    • Charlie Gaston b 1877 NE, d 1967 NE, m Jessie Ross
                      • Gailen Gaston b 1906 NE, d 1971 NE, m Edma Polage

 

    • John Gaston b 1645
      • Alexander Gaston b 1714, m Mary Wilson - G-3 967
        • David Gaston b 1757, m Eunice Loomis
          • Ebenezer Gaston b 1782, m Hannah Hammond
            • Edmund Waite Gaston b 1809, m Phylinda Bristol
              • Frank DeForest Gaston b 1853, m Clara Leona Henry
                • Audley DeForest Gaston b 1886, m Sarah Ellen Nickel

 

    • John Gaston b 1645, Scotland d Scotland
      • "John Jean William of Scotland" William Gaston b 1685, Ireland d 1770, Ireland m Mary Olivet Lemon
        • Robert Gaston b 1722, Ireland d 9 May 1787, SC m Margaret Logan
          • Hugh Gaston b 1776, SC d 1830, IN m Jane ?
            • Robert Gaston b 1799, SC (TN) d 1830 m Sara "Sally" Bullock
              • James Bullock Gaston b 8 Feb 1822, IN d 16 Jul 1896, AR m Lucinda Ada McConnell
                • James Monroe Gaston b 9 Jul 1864, AR d 25 Feb 1915, OK m Luella V. Spriggs
                  • James Alfred Gaston b 22 Oct 1885, AR d 15 Mar 1971, OK m Nellie Ethel Greenwalt
                  • Josephine "Etta" Gaston b 1886, AR
                  • Eva Pearly Jane Gaston b 29 Jun 1894, AR d 8 Mar 1927, OK m Charlie Weger
                  • Willie Gaston b 1898, AR
                  • Jarvis Frank Gaston b 23 Oct 1901, AR d 25 Sep 1977, AR m Myrtle Mae Henson
                  • Charles Lester Gaston b 3 Sep 1909, AR d Aug 1985, CA m Nora Mae Stone

 

 

    • William Gaston b 1675 Antrim d Antrim, m Mary Olivet Lemon b Scotland
      • John (Justice) Gaston b 1700 Antrim, to PA, d 1782 Chester SC, m Esther Waugh; both Revolutionary Patriots - (G-11)
        • William Gaston b 1743 PA, d 1814 Chester SC, m1 Jeannette Love, m2 Ann Porter; fought in Revolution
          • James Love Gaston b 1774 d1825 York County SC, m Jane Adair
            • James Adair Gaston b 1793 Chester SC, m1 Elizabeth Burns b 1798 d 1831, m2 Harriet Hulda Hemphill
              • William B Gaston (mother Elizabeth Burns) b1821 Chester SC, m1 Frances Knopp/Knapp b 1822 m2 Keturah in Meridian MS
                • Joseph James Gaston (mother F Knapp) b1845 m1 Lula Thomasson, GA m2 Fanny Chandler, GA, 5 chn; dau of Rev Asa C; Conf Army
                  • Samuel Brittian "Britt" Gaston (mother Fanny Chandler) b 1899 d1954 m1 Emma Medley 4 chn m2 Marguerite Wells

 

    • John Gaston
      • Matthew Alexander Gaston, Mobile Co., AL m Caroline Theodosia Loren
        • Benjamin Rush Gaston Sr. b: 18 Mar 1844 Mobile Co. AL m Elizabeth F. Ryals
          • Benjamin Rush Gaston Jr. m Minnie May Newell
        • Timothy Charles Gaston b: 11 Oct 1846 m1 Sarah Freeland  m2 Willie McConnell  m3 Adeline Raeford
        • Lawrence Gaston b: c1848
        • Paula Gaston b: 1849
        • Louisa Jane Gaston b: 1850 m Max Hamburger
        • Matthew Gaston Jr. b: 26 Dec 1852 m Nancy Caroline Morgan
        • Cyrus Laney Gaston b: 11 Aug 1854 m Margaret Jenny Cleveland
        • Thomas Jefferson Gaston b: 11 Apr 1858 Whistler, AL m Lillie Olivia Freeland
          • Henry Hiram Gaston b: 17 Nov 1885 m1 Edna Clara Fields  m2 Abbie Irene
          • Walter Benjamin Gaston b: 02 Nov 1887 m  Corine Francis Deakle
          • Curtis Napoleon Gaston  b: 09 May 1890 m Sophie Luella Roberts
          • Louie Gaston b: Dec 1892
          • Jessie V. Gaston b: 22 Oct 1895
          • Unnamed Gaston
          • Roy Levi Gaston b: 18 May 1898 m Mattie Missouri Tanner
          • Clarence Lothfield Gaston b: 03 Nov 1901 m Bertie Almeda Hatchett
          • Floyd Brock Gaston Sr. b: 12 Jun 1904 m Lula Mae Fields
          • Lillie Mae Gaston b: 10 Jul 1906 m Gilbert Simuel Fields
        • Alvaria Gaston b: 31 Dec 1859
        • Alpheus Bartow Gaston b: 19 Oct 1862 m Clarrissa Hamilton
        • Caroline Gaston b: c1864

 

    • Daniel Gaston b 1826 Ireland m Anne Macfarlane, Imm. to Beaver Falls, PA 1868 w/ several children - elkun

 

    • Jean Gaston Huguenot b France (alleged ancestor; undocumented link to following generation) - craigpgaston AT videotron.ca
      • John Gaston (or William or Robert?) b c1645 acc to tradition, d Antrim, Ireland (alleged ancestor; undocumented links to above/following generations)
        • William Gaston b c1685 of Cloughwater, nr Ballymena, Antrim (alleged ancestor; undocumented link to above generation)
          • Rev. Hugh Gaston b 1726 Cloughwater, Ballymena, Antrim d 1766, m Mary Thomson
          • (note - undocumented links to above and missing generations)
            • Peter Gaston b c1790 Ballywillan, Portrush, Antrim, d 1874, m Fanny/Frances Dunlop - G-1 N38274
              • Robert Gaston b 1819 Cloughorr, Antrim, d 1889 Cloughorr, bur Dunluce, m Mary McIlroy 1867 Moneydig
                • Frances/Fanny Dunlop Gaston b 1868 Portrush, Antrim, d 1948 Portrush, bur Dunluce
                • Margaret Simpson Gaston b 1869 Portrush, Antrim, m Robert Kirkpatrick 1897 Ballywillan; three children
                • Robert Gaston b 1871 Portrush, bur Dunluce, m Annie (Annie Cochrane Gray?)
                  • Samuel Victor Gaston
                • Thomas McIlroy Gaston b 1873 Cloughorr, Portrush, d 1960 Vancouver, m Margaret Lytle Wallace 1897 Ballywillan
                  • James Gaston b 1898
                  • Annie Long Gaston b 1899
                  • Thomas McIlroy Gaston b 1901
                  • Eileen Margaret Gaston b 1903
                  • Robert Edward Gaston b 1904
                  • Eleanor Kennedy Gaston b 1906
                  • Samuel Wallace Gaston b 1907
                  • Ernest Lothian Gaston
                • James Gaston b 1875 Portrush, Antrim, d 1898 Portrush, Antrim, bur Dunluce
                • Rachel Gaston b 1821 Cloughorr, Antrim, d 1835 Cloughorr, bur Dunluce
                • Sarah Jean Gaston b 1829 Cloughorr, Antrim, d 1839 Cloughorr, bur Dunluce
                • Frances/Fanny Gaston b Cloughorr, Antrim, m James McIlhargy/ey

 

 


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