Charles Gaylord

Ohio, United States

The Life of Charles

When Charles Gaylord was born in 1845, in Ohio, United States, his father, William Henry Gaylord, was 33 and his mother, Jane Follett, was 29. He lived in Pierpont, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Pierpont Township, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States in 1860.

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William Henry Gaylord
Jane Follett
Harriet Gaylord
Francis Henry Gaylord
Mary Ann Gaylord
Charles Gaylord
Eva M. Gaylord
Clarence E Gaylord

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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 15

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 31

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Gaillard , associated in particular with the Huguenots.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Charles Gaylord in household of Henry Gaylord, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Charles Gaylord in household of Henry Gaylord, "United States Census, 1860"

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