Gillispie Walter Waldron

15 August 1836–10 July 1921 (Age 84)
Castile, Castile, Wyoming, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Gillispie Walter

When Gillispie Walter Waldron was born on 15 August 1836, in Castile, Castile, Wyoming, New York, United States, his father, Benjamin Waldron, was 41 and his mother, Sarah Lapham, was 37. He married Ann Dewhurst on 13 September 1857, in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 10 July 1921, in Richville, Morgan, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Morgan, Morgan, Utah, United States.

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Gillispie Walter Waldron
Ann Dewhurst
Marriage: 13 September 1857
Joseph Theodore Waldron
John Franklin Waldron
Ann Elizabeth Waldron
Walter Gillespie Waldron
James Benjamin Waldron
Sally Waldron
Thomas Orson Waldron
Esther Lousina Waldron
Harriet Eliza Waldron
Mary Maria Waldron
Levi Elias Waldron
Lucy Emeline Waldron
Hulda Lovisa Waldron

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 September 1857Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 12
    Historical Boundaries: 1848: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Davis, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Davis, Utah, United States
    Age 24
    Historical Boundaries: 1860: Davis, Utah Territory, United States 1862: Morgan, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Morgan, Utah, United States

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish (Mayo): from the Norman personal name Waleran, Galeran (ancient Germanic Walahram, Old French Galeran(t)), composed of the ancient Germanic elements walh ‘foreigner’ + hrafn ‘raven’. Compare Walraven . In Ireland, where it is common, this name was Gaelicized early as Mac Bhalronta, also later as Mac Bhaildrin and de Bhaldraithe.English: habitational name from a place in Sussex named Waldron. The placename derives from Old English wald ‘woodland’ + ærn ‘building’.History: This is the name of a prominent NH family, established there since the 17th century. Richard Walderne (born c. 1615) came to New England from Alchester, Warwickshire, England, c. 1640 and settled at Dover, NH.

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

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    Emeline Savage Waldron History

    EMELINE SAVAGE WALDRON Emeline was born 22 January 1825, in Lyme, Huron County, Ohio, daughter of Levi and Polly Haynes Savage. Her parents had left Greenfield, Huron, Ohio, in 1823 after thei …

    Sources (58)

    • Glispia Waldron, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Gillispie Waldron in entry for Harriet Eliza Waldron Harris, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • S Waldroon, "United States Census, 1870"

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