James Henry Fillmore

Male5 July 1851–30 April 1917

Brief Life History of James Henry

When James Henry Fillmore was born on 5 July 1851, in Delafield, Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Milan Lucian Fillmore, was 33 and his mother, Jane Shadbolt, was 32. He married Emily Jane Olson on 8 February 1874, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Warsaw Township, Rice, Minnesota, United States in 1857 and Payson, Utah, Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 30 April 1917, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Henry Fillmore
Emily Jane Olson
Marriage: 8 February 1874
Henry Lucian Fillmore
Angus James Fillmore
Nellie Diana Fillmore
Paris Leon Fillmore
John Othello Fillmore
Melvin Floyd Fillmore
Burton Palous Fillmore
Arthur Eugene Fillmore
Owen Alden Fillmore

Sources (45)

  • James Fillmore in household of Milan Fillmore, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James H Fillmore, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
  • James H Fillmore in entry for Nellie Diana Fillmore Lipsey, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 February 1874Payson, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)


    Age 12

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


    Age 12

    Historical Boundaries: 1863: Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States 1865: Sevier, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Sevier, Utah, United States

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 19

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    variant of Finnemore with late medieval or early post-medieval change from -n- to -l-.

    habitational name from a minor place in Slimbridge, Gloucestershire recorded as Fyllymore in 1562, which is apparently the same as Fulemore recorded between 1200 and 1212. Perhaps also from Fullamoor in Whitchurch, Devon.


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

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