William Gillins

19 January 1829–15 November 1906 (Age 77)
Osbournby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William

When William Gillins was born on 19 January 1829, in Osbournby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Thomas Gillins, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Collin, was 29. He married Elizabeth Ann Revell on 22 April 1851, in Blankney, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Adamsville, Beaver, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 15 November 1906, in Minersville, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Minersville, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Gillins
1829–1906
Elizabeth Ann Revell
1827–1896
Marriage: 22 April 1851
Elizabeth Revel Gillins
1851–1870
William Gillins
1852–1861
John Gillins
1854–1887
Tuscarora Gillins
1857–1929
Charlotte Gillins
1859–1861
Thomas Gillins
1861–1861
Julia Ann Gillins
1863–1883
Nathan Gillins
1865–1929
Mary Gillins
1868–1904
Heber Gillins Sr
1874–1948

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 April 1851Blankney, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1830
    Age 1
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 4
    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 25
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Gillings .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Gillings

    Story Highlight

    PERSONAL HISTORY OF WILLIAM GILLINS, BROTHER OF SARAH

    My brother William Gillins, son of John and Elizabeth Collins Gillins was born 19 January 1829 in Lincolnshire England. He was married to Elizabeth Ann Revel. They came to America in 1855, on the …

    Sources (21)

    • William Gillins, "United States Census, 1900"
    • William Gillins, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • William Gillins in entry for William E. Gillins, "Delaware Death Records, 1855-1961"

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