Matilida Elizabeth Albertson

12 April 1839–1 December 1917 (Age 78)
Cherokee, Kansas, United States

The Life of Matilida Elizabeth

When Matilida Elizabeth Albertson was born on 12 April 1839, in Cherokee, Kansas, United States, her father, Oliver Albertson, was 27 and her mother, Susanah Myers, was 18. She married William Gosney on 15 October 1857, in Peoria, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Kansas, United States in 1870 and Mineral Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1880. She died on 1 December 1917, in Dayton, Columbia, Washington, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Dayton, Columbia, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Gosney
1833–1897
Matilida Elizabeth Albertson
1839–1917
Marriage: 15 October 1857
Martha J. Gosney
1858–1860
James Oliver Gosney
1860–1924
William Andrew Gosney
1862–1926
Richard Sherman Gosney
1866–1936
Elmer Elsworth Gosney
1868–1931
Rosa May Gosney
1873–1932
Gilbert Gosney
1877–1940
Clyde Otis Gosney
1879–1957

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 October 1857
Peoria, Illinois, United States
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

    Oliver Albertson

    Male1811–1898Male

    Susanah Myers

    Female1820–1878Female

siblings

(9)

    Female1839–1917Female

    Butler Meyers Albertson

    Male1843–1920Male

    John Martin Albertson

    Male1845–1928Male

    George W. Albertson

    Male1847–1883Male

    Hannah Jane Albertson

    Female1850–1915Female

+4 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 22

Kansas is the 34th state
1863

Age 24

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Patronymic from Albert , English in form, but only rarely found as a surname in England or Scotland. In many cases it is probably a respelling of Danish and Norwegian Albertsen , Swedish Albert(s)son, or a cognate in some other language.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Matilda Gosney in household of William Gosney, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Matilda Gosney in household of William Gosney, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Matilda Albertson in household of Oliver Albertson, "United States Census, 1850"

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