Bernard Gilbert

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Born in Milton, Ulster, New York, USA on 15 Sep 1838 to Cyrus Gilbert and Hannah St John. Bernard married Mary A Fairbanks and had 3 children. He passed away on 19 May 1917 in Pittsford, Monroe, New York, USA.

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Surname meaning for "Gilbert"

English (of Norman origin), French, and North German: from Giselbert, a Norman personal name composed of the Germanic elements gisil ‘pledge’, ‘hostage’, ‘noble youth’ (see Giesel) + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. This personal name enjoyed considerable popularity in England during the Middle Ages, partly as a result of the fame of St. Gilbert of Sempringham (1085–1189), the founder of the only native English monastic order.

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