Stella Mae Gilbert

2 November 1898–7 March 1980 (Age 81)
DeKalb, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Stella Mae

When Stella Mae Gilbert was born on 2 November 1898, in DeKalb, Alabama, United States, her father, William Henry Gilbert, was 29 and her mother, Susan Ann Clemmons, was 21. She married Clifford Joseph Sizemore on 17 November 1917, in DeKalb, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Gwinnett, Georgia, United States in 1935 and District 879, Forsyth, Georgia, United States in 1940. She died on 7 March 1980, in Forsyth, Georgia, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Sawnee View Gardens And Mausoleum, Cumming, Forsyth, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clifford Joseph Sizemore
Stella Mae Gilbert
Marriage: 17 November 1917
Leslie Sizemore
Lucious Sizemore
Pauline Sizemore
Agnes Sizemore
Willie Ruth Sizemore
Imogene Sizemore
William Henry Sizemore
Clifford Junior Sizemore
Eddie Ray Sizemore
Betty Sue Sizemore
Runell Sizemore

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 November 1917DeKalb, Alabama, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 2
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed
    Age 14
    The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.
    Age 22
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin), French, and German: from the personal name Giselbert, composed of the ancient Germanic elements gīsil ‘pledge, hostage, noble youth’ (see Giesel ) + berht ‘bright, famous’. This personal name enjoyed considerable popularity in England during the Middle Ages, partly as a result of the fame of Saint Gilbert of Sempringham (1085–1189), the founder of the only native English monastic order.Americanized form of one or more similar (like-sounding) Jewish surnames.History: The Devon family of Gilbert can be traced to Geoffrey Gilbert (died 1349), who represented Totnes in Parliament in 1326. His descendants included Sir Humphrey Gilbert (died 1583), who discovered Newfoundland. — Étienne Gilbert from Aulnay in Vienne, France, married Marguerite Thibault in Neuville, QC, in 1683. Louis Gilbert dit Comtois from Besançon in Doubs married Anne Jacques in Charlesbourg, QC, in 1722. Pierre Gilbert from Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire in Charente, France, married Marie-Angélique Dufour in Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, QC, in 1756. Charles Dupuis dit Gilbert from Rosnay in Indre, France, married Marie-Jeanne Brunet in Sainte-Foy, QC, in 1741.

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Setella Mae in entry for Willie Ruth Sizemore Cochran, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"
    • Stella M Sizmore in household of Clifford J Sizmore, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Stella Gilbert, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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