Grover Warren Gilmer

28 November 1885–26 August 1948 (Age 62)
Gainesville, Hall, Georgia, United States

The Life of Grover Warren

When Grover Warren Gilmer was born on 28 November 1885, in Gainesville, Hall, Georgia, United States, his father, William Lafayette Gilmer, was 60 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Gunter, was 33. He had at least 4 sons with Gussie G Reynolds. He lived in College Park, Fulton, Georgia, United States in 1920 and District 411, Hall, Georgia, United States in 1940. He died on 26 August 1948, in Hall, Georgia, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Gainesville, Hall, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Grover Warren Gilmer
1885–1948
Gussie G Reynolds
1895–1924
Andrew Carlton Gilmer
1911–1991
William J Gilmer
1915–
ALPHRED GILMER
1917–
Edward Gilmer
1922–

Spouse and Children

children

(4)

    Male1911–1991Male

    William J Gilmer

    Male1915–Male

    ALPHRED GILMER

    Male1917–Male

    Edward Gilmer

    Male1922–Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Lafayette Gilmer

    Male1825–1887Male

    Mary Elizabeth Gunter

    Female1852–1890Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 8

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 17

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and Irish: variant of Gilmore . (In Ireland, it is most likely an Americanized form of the Sligo name Mac Giolla Mhir.)2 German: from the short form of a Germanic personal name composed with gīsil ‘pledge’, ‘hostage’, ‘noble youth’ ( see Giesel ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Grover G Gilmer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Grover W Gilmer in household of Andrew C Gilmer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Grover W Gilmer, "United States Census, 1930"

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