Warren Ensley Gillette

Male2 June 1841–29 September 1911

Brief Life History of Warren Ensley

When Warren Ensley Gillette was born on 2 June 1841, in Sheshequin, Sheshequin Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Lewis Bachus Gillett, was 29 and his mother, Jemima Shores, was 25. He married Eliza Estelle Shaw on 20 December 1864, in Sheshequin Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 29 September 1911, in Sheshequin Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Hornbrook, Sheshequin Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Warren Ensley Gillette
Eliza Estelle Shaw
Marriage: 20 December 1864
Almon Charles Gillette
Myra Adell Gillette
William Clay Gillette
Mattie Viola Gillette

Sources (13)

  • Nelson Gillett, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Warren E Gillette, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Norm Gillette in entry for Edward S. Morris and Myra A. Gillette, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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  • Marriage
    20 December 1864Sheshequin Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (7)


    Age 5

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 22

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

    Age 22

    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Gillett , with spelling altered and stress shifted as if it were a modern French name (see 2 below).

    French: variant of Gillet and, in North America, a variant of its altered form Gillett .

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

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