Harry Wayne Gilliland

1921–1989 (Age 67)
Lake Odessa, Ionia, Michigan, United States

The Life of Harry Wayne

When Harry Wayne Gilliland was born on 13 November 1921, in Lake Odessa, Ionia, Michigan, United States, his father, Bert Beaver Gilliland, was 39 and his mother, Elsie May Kart, was 34. He married Onalee Marie Anway on 14 February 1942. He died on 25 January 1989, in Ionia, Ionia, Michigan, United States, at the age of 67.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Harry Wayne Gilliland
Onalee Marie Anway
Marriage: 14 February 1942

Spouse & Children

14 February 1942
Lake Odessa, Ionia, Michigan, United States

Parents & Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 20

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Fhaoláin (Scottish) or Mac Giolla Fhaoláin (Irish) ‘son of the servant of St Faolán’. Compare McClellan . Woulfe thinks that the Irish version died out and all modern forms were taken to Ulster from Scotland.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • H Wayne Gilliland in household of Bert B Gilliland, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harry W Gilliland in household of Bert B Gilliland, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sergeant Harry W in entry for Bert B Gilliland Or Gilliand, "Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.