Person:Gideon Hannum (1)

m. 20 Jun 1717
  1. Moses Hannum1718 - 1802
  2. Mary Hannum1720 -
  3. Aaron HannumAbt 1722 - 1776
  4. Esther HannumAbt 1725 -
  5. Gideon Hannum1727 - 1786
m. 3 Mar 1752
  1. Elijah Hannum1759 - 1832
Facts and Events
Name Gideon Hannum
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 3 Mar 1727 Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage 3 Mar 1752 Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United Statesto Abiah Cowles
Death[2][3] 25 Jun 1786 Belchertown, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United Statess
  1. Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States. Vital Records of Northampton, Massachusetts: Corbin Collection Volume 1: Records of Hampshire County, Massachusetts. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2003), 751.

    Children of "Hannum, Wm & Mary": Gideon, b. abt. 1727.
    [Corbin record 2965A, no source specified]

  2. 2.0 2.1 Hannum, William Hamilton. "William Hannum of New England and Some of His Descendants", in The New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society), 90:163, 1936, Secondary quality.

    Gideon-4 Hannum (Samuel-3,John-2,William-1) of Cold Spring, later Belchertown, born at Northampton 3 Mar 1727, died at Belchertown 25 June 1786. He married 3 Mar 1752, ABIAH COWLES, who died 9 Feb 1796, daughter of John and Mary Cowles of Hatfield.

    In the Revolution Gideon Hannum was a sergeant in Capt. John Cowles's company in 1775 and a private in Capt. Jonathan Bardwell's company in 1777. He was a lieutenant (or captain) in the Northern Army in September and October 1777. The monument on the green at Belchertown names him as lieutenant.

  3. Doolittle, Mark. Historical sketch of the Congregational Church in Belchertown, Mass: from its organization, 114 years, with notices of the pastors and officers, and list of communicants chronologically arranged, tracing genealogies, intermarriages and family relatives ; also, embracing numerous facts and incidents relating to the first settlers and early history of the place. (Northampton, Mass.: Hopkins, Bridgman & Co., 1852), 89.

    Gideon Hannum, s/o William, d. 1786 aged 59 [birth about 1727]. Widow Abia.

  4.   Francis Bernard Heitman. Historical Register of Officers of the Continental Army During the War of the Revolution, April, 1775, to December, 1783, 272.

    "Hannum Gideon (Mass). Regimental Quartermaster of Woodbridge's Massachusetts Regiment, May to December, 1775."