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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Family Time Line

Gillispie Walter Waldron
1836–1921
Ann Dewhurst
1840–1920
Marriage: 13 September 1857
Joseph Theodore Waldron
1859–1934
John Franklin Waldron
1861–1861
Ann Elizabeth Waldron
1862–1936
Walter Gillespie Waldron
1864–1944
James Benjamin Waldron
1867–1948
Sally Waldron
1869–1869
Thomas Orson Waldron
1871–1937
Esther Lousina Waldron
1873–1873
Harriet Eliza Waldron
1874–1948
Mary Maria Waldron
1877–1953
Levi Elias Waldron
1879–1949
Lucy Emeline Waldron
1881–1971
Hulda Lovisa Waldron
1896–1925

Spouse and Children

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

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1848
    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
    1860
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Walraven
    Waldren
    Waldrum
    Walrond

    Story Highlight

    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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