Amy M Gillis

1888–
Ohio, United States

The Life of Amy M

Amy M Gillis was born in 1888, in Ohio, United States as the daughter of William H. Gillis and Mary L. Vonderheide.

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Family Time Line

William H. Gillis
Mary L. Vonderheide
1860–1937
Harry Carl Gillis
1885–1937
Minnie Gillis
1887–
Amy M Gillis
1888–

Parents and Siblings

    William H. Gillis

    MaleMale

    Mary L. Vonderheide

    Female1860–1937Female

siblings

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World Events (3)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1953 · Ohio state oficially admitted into the Union

Age 65

President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a law recognizing that Ohio was admitted into the Union, since it had previously slipped through the cracks. The official date of admittance was agreed upon as March 1, 1803, ratified as of May 19, 1953.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: reduced form of Gaelic Mac Gille Iosa ‘son of the servant of Jesus’. Compare McLeish . The usual spelling in Scotland is Gillies .2 Dutch form of Giles .

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

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Sources (3)

  • 1900 United States Federal Census
  • 1910 United States Federal Census
  • Ancestry Family Trees

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