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
1894–1962
Mattie Agnes Gilliam
1897–2000
Marriage: 20 February 1935
Eleanor Patricia Boyd
1936–2005

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 February 1935
Summers, West Virginia, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Charleton Gilliam

    Male1871–1939Male

    Female1874–1955Female

siblings

(11)

    Baby Gillian

    Male1895–1895Male

    Baby Gillian

    Female1895–1895Female

    Female1897–2000Female

    Ophia Ethel Gillian

    Female1898–1898Female

    Anna Bell Gillian

    Female1900–1905Female

+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.
1927

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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