Isabel Gilbreath

25 August 1784–4 March 1831 (Age 46)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Isabel

When Isabel Gilbreath was born on 25 August 1784, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Thomas Galbraith, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth Hays, was 26. She married James Hoskins on 18 January 1801. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Jefferson City, Jefferson, Tennessee, United States in 1850. She died on 4 March 1831, in Jefferson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 46.

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Family Time Line

James Hoskins
1779–1868
Isabel Gilbreath
1784–1831
Marriage: 18 January 1801
Francis Hoskins
1805–1860
Alexander Hoskins
1805–1824
James George Carrington Hoskins
1807–1884
Thomas Allen Hoskins
1808–1880
Eliza M. Hoskins
1811–1866
John Alfred Hoskins
1813–1879
Fancy Hoskins
1815–
Nancy Ann Hoskins
1817–1886
Letitia H. Hoskins
1820–1875
Mary E. Hoskins Graham
1824–1847
Martha A. Hoskins
1824–1824

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 January 1801
children

(11)

    Francis Hoskins

    Female1805–1860Female

    Alexander Hoskins

    Male1805–1824Male

    James George Carrington Hoskins

    Male1807–1884Male

    Thomas Allen Hoskins

    Male1808–1880Male

    Eliza M. Hoskins

    Female1811–1866Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 2

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

Age 12

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 16

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish Galbraith .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ailsey Hoskins in household of James Hoskins, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Isabella Galbraith, "Tennessee, State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"
  • Isabella Galbraith, "Tennessee, Marriages, 1796-1950"

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