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John Gilbert
Birthdate 1980s
Family Elena Gilbert (daughter)
Occupation Vampire Hunter
Species Human

Status Alive (resurrected)
Cause of death Life transference
Killed by Himself (indirectly)
Played by David Anders
First seen Pilot

John Gilbert is the father of series lead Elena Gilbert and a vampire hunter. He was resurrected by Josephine Salvatore to aid the supernatural denizens of Mystic Falls against the Travelers.

TVD Season 5Edit


(TVD S1)


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