Frances Gillette

2 July 1907–24 October 1993 (Age 86)
Bannock, Idaho, United States

The Life of Frances

When Frances Gillette was born on 2 July 1907, in Bannock, Idaho, United States, her father, Samuel Chappell Gillett, was 38 and her mother, Frances C Cornia, was 23. She married Earl Alden Williams on 21 August 1936, in Declo, Cassia, Idaho, United States. She lived in Rural, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States in 1935 and Jerome, Jerome, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 24 October 1993, in Declo, Cassia, Idaho, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Earl Alden Williams
Frances Gillette
Marriage: 21 August 1936

Spouse and Children

21 August 1936
Declo, Cassia, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1908: Cassia, Idaho, United States

Age 24

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a feminine form of Gillett 1.2 French: variant spelling of Gillet .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Francis Gillett Williams in household of Earl Alden Williams, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Frances Williams in household of Earl Williams, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frances Gillette in household of Frances Gillette, "United States Census, 1930"

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