Edwin Lewis Gillam

Male11 October 1901–4 March 1951

Brief Life History of Edwin Lewis

When Edwin Lewis Gillam was born on 11 October 1901, in Queensland, Australia, his father, John Gillam, was 50 and his mother, Sophia Zeyher, was 42. He died on 4 March 1951, in his hometown, at the age of 49, and was buried in Clifton General Cemetery, Clifton, Queensland, Australia.

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John Gillam
Sophia Zeyher
John Gillam
Albert Victor Gillam
Ernest Frederick Gillam
Gilbert Charles Gillam
Leonard Arthur Gillam
Marion Emma Gillam
Edwin Lewis Gillam
Hilda Mabel Gillam

Sources (6)

  • Edwin Lewis Gillam, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Edwin Lewis Gillam, "Australia, Queensland Cemetery Records, 1802-1990"
  • Edwin Lewis Gillam, "Australia Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005"

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World Events (8)


Age 10

Canberra is founded and designated as the capital. The Federal Capital Territory is established as an area of two 360 square kilometers in the Yass-Canberra district.


Age 13

August: Australia becomes involved in World War One as Britain is preparing to declare war on Germany.


Age 17

Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Gilliam .

Welsh: Anglicized form of Gwilliam .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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