Carrie Alice Gilman

11 April 1874–15 March 1959 (Age 84)
San Bernardino, California, United States

The Life Summary of Carrie Alice

When Carrie Alice Gilman was born on 11 April 1874, in San Bernardino, California, United States, her father, James Marshall Gilman, was 31 and her mother, Martha Bengist Smith, was 23. She married Alexander Theodore Nelson on 17 August 1916. She lived in Judicial Township 12, Kern, California, United States in 1920 and Judicial Township 15, Kern, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 15 March 1959, in Riverside, California, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Banning, Riverside, California, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Carrie Alice? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Alexander Theodore Nelson
Carrie Alice Gilman
Marriage: 17 August 1916

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 August 1916
  • Parents and Siblings



    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 1
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
    Age 7
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 24
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: from a personal name, Old French Guillemin, Anglo-Norman French Willemin, pet forms of Guillelmes, Guillaumes, and Willelmes (see William ).Altered form of German Gillmann (see Gillman ).

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (15)

    • Gilman, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Carrie Nelson in household of Alex Nelson, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Caroline Alice Gilman, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.