Albert Robert Gilpin


parents: Taulbert "Doc" Gilpin and Sarah Ellen Carson


Birth:  15 Aug 1869  IL
Death:  19 Dec 1930  Montborne, Skagit, WA
Burial:  Green Hills Memorial Cemetery, Burlington, Skagit, WA

Marriage #1

Emily Jane Andis

27 Dec 1890  Avon, Skagit, WA


Bertha Catherine Gilpin 11 Sep 1891
Chester Robert Gilpin 17 Jan 1893
Edward James Gilpin 11 Apr 1897
Effie Laurena Gilpin 17 Nov 1900
Herberta Helena Gilpin 24 Feb 1906
Opal Gilpin 01 Nov 1912
children of Albert Robert Gilpin and Emily Jane (Andis) Gilpin


1880 Federal census Jackson, Sullivan, MO - age 10 (view census information)
1900 Federal census Lake, Skagit, WA - age 30 (view census information)
1910 Federal census Lake Precinct, Skagit, WA - age 40 (view census information)
1920 Federal census Burlington, Skagit, WA - age 50 (view census information)
1930 Federal census Burlington, Skagit, WA - age 60 (view census information) Social Security Death Index; WWI Civilian Draft Database; Washington State Death index 1907-1996; Washington State Birth Index prior to 1910-1919
National Archives, Washington D.C. Pension/military records of James Washington Andis
Washington State Library Online Washington State Digital Archives
Skagit Co, WA Marriage certificate for Emily and Albert; probate files
Washington state Vital Records, Olympia, WA Birth certificate for Herberta Gilpin
Washington State Archives Marriage records
Mt Vernon Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Skagit, Washington  Viewed and photographed tombstones 
Random Acts of Kindness volunteer Beth Andrews, Anthony Stephenson and Donnie Ruyle Tombstone photos - Hawthorne Memorial Park, Mt Vernon, Skagit, Washington; Mt Vernon Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Skagit, Washington; Green Hills Memorial Cemetery, Burlington, Skagit, Washington 
Find a Grave volunteers Nils M Solsvik Jr and Mary D Tombstone and cemetery photos - Sunset Hill Memorial Park, Bellevue, King, WA
Family records Records and photos belonging to Jack Andis
Family records Record belonging to Diane (Rivord) Hausen
Family records Photos belonging to Lisa Hughes
Family records Records belonging to Nicholas Literski
Family research Research belonging to Valerie Boman and Debra Branigan

Miscellaneous Information

1) We have a copy of the marriage records of Emily and Albert.

2) Parents of Albert Robert Gilpin: Taulbert "Doc" Gilpin (born c. 1845 Cass Co, IL; died 01 Nov 1870 Arrow Rock, Saline, MO?); Sarah Ellen Carson (born 14 Jun 1843 Pike Co, OH; died 30 Mar 1913 Montborne, Skagit, WA; buried Mt Vernon Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Skagit, WA); married 11 Nov 1866 Cass Co, IL. Sarah married (2) Hugh Walker (born 03 Oct 1846 Randolph Co, NC; died 05 Dec 1915 Skagit Co, WA; buried Mt Vernon Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Skagit, WA - tombstone photo) on 30 Jun 1871 in MO?

2) We have copies of Albert's obituaries, death certificate, and a newspaper article regarding his death. Cause of death: carbon monoxide suicide.


Photos and/or signatures

Center group of people:  Joe Legault (sitting), Albert Gilpin (standing)
Emily Jane Andis (sitting), Lizzie Legault and ____ Calkins
(the Legaults are Albert's half-sister and husband)

Montborne Hotel, Montborne, Washington

c. 1891

Emily Jane (Andis) Gilpin 
and Albert Robert Gilpin

unknown date


Marriage certificate
Emily Jane and Albert Gilpin

married 27 Dec 1890


Albert Robert Gilpin and his wife, 
Emily Jane (Andis) Gilpin

unknown date

Sarah Ellen (Carson) Gilpin
(mother of Albert Robert Gilpin)

unknown date

Albert Robert Gilpin

unknown date

Albert Robert Gilpin and his wife,
Emily Jane (Andis) Gilpin, Kimble 

Green Hills Memorial Cemetery
Burlington, Skagit, WA

photo taken by Debra (Larson) Branigan