Susanna Gill

Brief Life History of Susanna

When Susanna Gill was born on 16 November 1882, in Fostoria, Tuscola, Michigan, United States, her father, Alfred Thomas Gill, was 33 and her mother, Mary Marks, was 31. She married Ervin O. Johnson on 23 December 1902, in Fostoria, Tuscola, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Amistad, Union, New Mexico, United States for about 10 years and Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. She died on 9 November 1978, in Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Watertown Township Cemetery, Fostoria, Tuscola, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ervin O. Johnson
1873–1959
Susanna Gill
1882–1978
Marriage: 23 December 1902
Tressa Fern Johnson
1912–2007
Bernard E Johnson
1925–2011

Sources (17)

  • Susana Johnson in household of E O Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Susanna Gill, "Michigan, County Births, 1867-1917"
  • Susanna Gill, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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World Events (8)

1886

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

"The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."

1907

Oklahoma is the 46th state.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Indian Avtar, Amritpal, Darshan, Hardip, Nirmal, Sohan, Ajit, Balwinder, Charan, Jasvir, Kewal, Navdeep.

English and Scottish: in northern England and Scotland sometimes from Middle English Gille, Old Norse Gilli, which is of Irish (Gaelic) origin (see below), and pronounced with a hard g. As a personal name it is not found after c. 1200.

English and Scottish: topographic name from Middle English gille ‘deep glen, ravine’ (Old Norse (Norwegian) gil), pronounced with a hard g. The term is found mainly in northwestern England, where Norwegian Vikings settled.

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

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