Levi Leonard Gilman

1 October 1904–18 December 1996 (Age 92)
Belfield, Stark, North Dakota, United States

The Life of Levi Leonard

When Levi Leonard Gilman was born on 1 October 1904, in Belfield, Stark, North Dakota, United States, his father, Elmer Marsden Gilman, was 34 and his mother, Caroline Young, was 19. He married Margaret Mary Robnett about 1955, in Oregon, United States. He lived in Gallatin, Montana, United States in 1920 and Bozeman, Gallatin, Montana, United States in 1930. He died on 18 December 1996, in Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Bay City IOOF Cemetery, Bay City, Tillamook, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi Leonard Gilman
Margaret Mary Robnett
Marriage: about 1955

Spouse and Children

about 1955
Oregon, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Elmer Marsden Gilman


    Caroline Young




    Rev Garland Leo Gilman



    William Marion Gilman


    Elijah Everett Gilman


    Laura Ethel Gilman


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1910 · Glacier National Park Established

Age 6

Congress established Glacier National Park on May 11, 1910. The park is located in the northern part of Montana on the Canada- US border. It covers 1 million acres, has over a hundred lakes, over a thousand different plant species, and over a hundred animal species. Previously the area had been occupied by the Blackfoot and Flathead people.

Age 25

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Gillman .2 Altered spelling of German Gillmann ( see Gillman ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leonard Gilman in household of Elmer M Gilman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Leonard L Gilman in household of Elmer Gilman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Levi L Gilman in household of Elmer M Gilman, "United States Census, 1920"

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