Franklin Pierce Guilliams

Brief Life History of Franklin Pierce

When Franklin Pierce Guilliams was born on 12 December 1856, in Indiana, United States, his father, Martin Guilliams, was 42 and his mother, Mary Polly Bowman Guilliam, was 44. He married Alice Mathilda Ranney on 4 September 1881, in Douglas Township, Ida, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Coos River, Coos, Oregon, United States for about 20 years and Salem, Marion, Oregon, United States in 1930. He died on 16 February 1937, in Marshfield, Coos, Oregon, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Marshfield, Coos, Oregon, United States.

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Franklin Pierce Guilliams
Alice Mathilda Ranney
Marriage: 4 September 1881
Grover Solomon Guilliams
Viola Livona Guilliams
Perry Allen Guilliams

Sources (15)

  • Frank Guilliams, "Nebraska State Census, 1885"
  • Frank Guilliams, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"
  • Franklin Guilliams, "Oregon Death Index, 1903-1998"

World Events (8)


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


Historical Boundaries: 1863 Coos, Oregon, United States

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Welsh: variant of Gwilliams, itself a variant of Gwilliam , with English excrescent -s.

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

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