Luther Reed Gamble


Personal and Family Information

Luther was born on 30 OCT 1860 in Benton County, Arkansas, the son of Alexander Gillespie Gamble and Nancy Matilda Woods.

He died on 10 JAN 1887 in Benton County, Arkansas.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Luther Reed Gamble


Alexander Gillespie Gamble


Nancy Matilda Woods


David Milton Woods


Samuel "East" Woods


Anna Purviance


Elizabeth Kelsey Copeland



Birth30 OCT 1860
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Death10 JAN 1887
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Census26 JUN 1880
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage Twp dwelling 319 family 319 David Hammack 59, Artmi age 62, James32 and family Dwelling 381 family 381 Gamble Alexander , wm age 60 marrier farmer born Tenn f7m Tenn “ Nancy, wf age 52 wife, married housekeeper born Tenn, f&m Tenn next page 381/381 Gamble, Luther wm 19 son single farmer, born Ark f &m Tenn “ Mary wf 13 daughter single, born Ark f &m Tenn “ Ca;vom wm age 10 single at school born Ark, f&m Tenn Woods, Elizabeth wf 77 mother in law, widow, with her daughter born Tenn, f NC m Tenn 382/382 Gamble James 26, Mary 24 wife and 2 daughters 383/383 Gamble George 32, Sary 30 wife and 4 children 385/383 Gamble Milton 22, Francis 20 wife and infant daughter 386/386 Woods James 49, Margaret 46 wife and 5 children
BurialJAN 1887
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 26
Address: Centerton, Gamble Cemetery findagrave MEMORIAL ID 7809702


Note 1

Luther Reed Gamble was the son of Alexander Gillespie Gamble and Nancy Matilda Woods Gamble.

He was married twice - to Hattie Perkins and to Lucy A. Craig (who is also buried in the Gamble cemetery).

findagrave MEMORIAL ID 7809702


  1. Captain Samuel Woods of King’s Mountain
    Source: Captain Samuel Woods of King’s Mountain
    Authors: Lucile Womack Bates 3810 Bedford Ave, Nashville, Tennesse 37215
    Date: 1965
    Publisher: The Benton County Pioneer newsletter of The Benton County Historical Society Rogers, Arkansas