Lilly (Nettie) Gore

June 1859–27 June 1939 (Age 80)
Junction City, Geary, Kansas, United States

The Life of Lilly (Nettie)

When Lilly (Nettie) Gore was born in June 1859, in Junction City, Geary, Kansas, United States, her father, Orrin Luther Gore, was 28 and her mother, Ellen Louisa Fleming, was 25. She married William Hyde Enos about 1880. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Red Deer, Red Deer County, Alberta, Canada in 1911 and Fairview, Multnomah, Oregon, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 June 1939, in Oregon, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Troutdale, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Hyde Enos
Lilly (Nettie) Gore
Marriage: about 1880
Hattie Ellen Enos
Forrest Geneva Enos

Spouse and Children

about 1880



    Forrest Geneva Enos


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 4

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

Age 13

Historical Boundaries: 1872: Pueblo, Colorado Territory, United States 1876: Pueblo, Colorado, United States
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 22

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

1 English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Kent and Wiltshire, named Gore, from Old English gāra ‘triangular piece of land’ (a derivative of gār ‘spear’, with reference to the triangular shape of a spearhead).2 French: nickname for a gluttonous and idle individual, from Old French gore ‘sow’ (of allegedly imitative origin, reflecting the grunting of the animal).

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

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Story Highlight

1910 - Death of Orion L. Gore

Orion L. Gore Dead Orion L. Gore, a well known resident of this section, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Thomas Fleming, on Gorden creek, on Thursday, October 27, 1910, as a result of dropsy an …

Sources (3)

  • Etta S Euss in household of Anton F Fisher, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lilly Gore in household of Orein Gore, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Ettie Enos in household of William Enos, "United States Census, 1900"

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