John Gillham Jr.

May 1844–
Caddo Township, Montgomery, Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Gillham Jr. was born in May 1844, in Caddo Township, Montgomery, Arkansas, United States, his father, John M. Gillham, was 48 and his mother, Rosa Ann McQuerter, was 43. He married Martha Howerton on 27 May 1898, in Garland, Arkansas, United States. He lived in Gap Township, Montgomery, Arkansas, United States in 1850 and Garland, Arkansas, United States in 1898.

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John Gillham Jr.
Martha Howerton
Marriage: 27 May 1898

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 May 1898Garland, Arkansas, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 29
    Historical Boundaries 1873: Hot Spring, Arkansas, United States; 1873: Garland, Arkansas, United States
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 31
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of William , from a central French form in which W is replaced by G. The spelling of this name has been further influenced by English habitational names ending in ham.

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

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    Sources (4)

    • John Nelson Gilham in household of John Gilham, "United States Census, 1850"
    • John Gillam, "United States Census, 1900"
    • John Gillham, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"

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