Effie M. Gilbert v Nathan A. Gilbert (Journal 11 p130 - 7 Mar 1881; Roll 36 case number 852 - Jan 1881)
By Pamela Pattison Lash (updated 2010)
The couple was married on 3 Oct 1861 in Bloomfield Twp, Lagrange Co, IN. Nathan was the son of Elias and Roxey Gilbert; the family was listed in the 1860 Springfield, LaGrange Co, IN federal census p506 as Elias Gilbert 51 NY, Roxey 50 NY, Nathan A 20 IN, Charles H 15 IN, and Rachael 8 IN. Nathan and Effie were enumerated in the 1870 Bryan, Pulaski Twp federal census p37, as Nathan 30 IN miller, Effie M 29 MI, Alton 8 IN, and Anna B 6 IN. He owned Lot 278 in Edgerton and Trevitt Addition in Bryan and Lot 50 in Pettisville. On 16 Apr 1876 he abandoned them. He lived in Ophis, Onway Co, Colorado. She was granted a divorce.