Josephine Ann Lassetter

23 October 1842–28 May 1905 (Age 62)
Carroll, Georgia, United States

The Life of Josephine Ann

When Josephine Ann Lassetter was born on 23 October 1842, in Carroll, Georgia, United States, her father, James Hill Lassetter, was 25 and her mother, Amanda A. Lassetter, was 24. She married John Marion Gilley on 23 December 1858, in Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Cleburne, Alabama, United States in 1880 and Election Precinct 3 Rockdale, Randolph, Alabama, United States in 1900. She died on 28 May 1905, in Randolph, Alabama, United States, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

John Marion Gilley
1831–1914
Josephine Ann Lassetter
1842–1905
Marriage: 23 December 1858
Amanda T. Mandy Gilley
1860–1953
Joseph Gilley
1879–
John Gilley
1862–1972
James Gilley
1863–1973
William B Gilley
1866–1936
Mary Melba Gilley
1868–1956
Thomas Lafette Gilley
1870–1938
Georgiann Lula Veniard Izora Victoria Gilley
1873–1944
Cheed Oscar Gilley
1875–1930
Charles A. Gilley
1875–1904
Leonides Quillon Gilley
1876–1923
Willie L Gilley
1881–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1858
Georgia, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 7

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.
1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union

Age 19

Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Lassiter ( see Lester ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Josephine Gilly in household of John Gilly, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ann J Gilly in household of James M Gilly, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Josephine Gilley in household of John M Gilley, "United States Census, 1860"

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