Mattie Agnes Gilliam

7 March 1897–31 January 2000 (Age 102)
Pax, Fayette, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Mattie Agnes

When Mattie Agnes Gilliam was born on 7 March 1897, in Pax, Fayette, West Virginia, United States, her father, Charleton Gilliam, was 26 and her mother, Laura B Tyree, was 22. She married Emmett Woodson Drumheller on 30 November 1914, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Thayer, Fayette, West Virginia, United States in 1935 and Talcott Magisterial District, Summers, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 31 January 2000, in Hinton, Summers, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 102, and was buried in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Oak Hill, Fayette, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lawrence Boyd
Mattie Agnes Gilliam
Marriage: 20 February 1935
Eleanor Patricia Boyd

Spouse and Children

20 February 1935
Summers, West Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Charleton Gilliam





    Baby Gillian


    Baby Gillian



    Ophia Ethel Gillian


    Anna Bell Gillian


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 3

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Age 30

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: variant of William , from a central French form in which W is replaced by G.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mattie Drumheller in household of Emett Drumheller, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mattie A Gilliam in household of Charlton Gilliam, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mattie Gilliam in household of Charlton Gilliam, "United States Census, 1900"

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