Kate Gile

Femaleabout 1812–

Brief Life History of Kate

When Kate Gile was born about 1812, in Laurens, Laurens, Otsego, New York, United States, her father, Henry Guile, was 51 and her mother, Priscilla Herrick, was 42. She married Calvin Ashley.

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Calvin Ashley
Kate Gile
1812–
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    World Events (8)

    1812

    Age 0

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

    Age 15

    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.

    1846

    Age 34

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (London): variant of Gill .

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

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