JOHN STEWART (GASKINS)
    The Stewart slave surname was Gaskins. Richard Gaskins (the grandson of John Gaskins) changed his slave surname to Stewart (exact reason unknown). Richard Stewart's siblings and parents accepted and used the Stewart surname.

 
JOHN GASKINS     SPOUSE          PEGGY ?
    Born about 1775 - Died  /  /  ?               /  /  ?   -  /  /   ?

CHILD

JOHN STEWART (GASKINS)      /  /1800 - 3/1/1881 
SPOUSE  WINNIE SYDNOR                /  /     ?   -  /  /    ?
Note: John Stewart's Surname is listed in court records as Stuart.  His family accepted and used the Stewart surname after his son Richard adopted the name.  see Richard Stewart

CHILDREN (9)

RICHARD STEWART, b.   /  /1836 in Westmoreland County, Va. d. 7/30/1903 in Balt., Md.
Married Harriet Braxton , b.   /  /1844 in Northumberland County. Va. d. in Westmoreland County, Va.
    Known children (17)

AARON STEWART, b.   /  /1838 in Westmoreland County, Va. d. /  /    ?
Married Elizabeth Jane? b.  /  /1840                                                d. /  /    ?
    Known children (5)

JAMES STEWART, b.    /  /1840 in Westmoreland County, Va., d. /  /    ?
Married first, Sarah Canady, b.   /  /1855                                         d. /  /    ?
Married second, Susan Butler, b.   /  /1856 in Northumberland County, Va. d. /  /    ?
    Known children (2)

MARGARET STEWART (Peggy), b.   /  /  ? in Westmoreland County, Va. d. /  /    ?
    Known Children (4)

MILDRED STEWART (Millie), b.   /  /1849 in Westmoreland County, Va. d. /  /    ?
Married Rodman Gordon,              b.    /  /1849                                                d. /  /    ?
    Known children (0)

MARTHA STEWART, b.   /  /1850 ? in Westmoreland County, County, Va., d. 5/30/1883 in Westmoreland County, Va.
Married George Washington, b.   /  /1816                                                          d. /  /    ?
   Known children (7)

MARIA STEWART, b.   /  /1851 in Westmoreland County, Va., d. 5/1/1866 in Westmoreland County, Va.
(name was probably Mariah)
    Known children (0)

RHOAN STEWART, b.   /  /1855 in Westmoreland County, Va., d. 1/10/1877 in Westmoreland County, Va.
    Known Children (0)

JOSEPH STEWART (Joe), b.   /  /1866 in Westmoreland County, Va.
    Known Children (0)

 

 

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