Effie Gillman

Brief Life History of Effie

When Effie Gillman was born on 17 May 1893, in Kansas, United States, her father, William Gillman Sr, was 38 and her mother, Martha Vaupel, was 32. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Chester D Smith. She lived in New Cambria, Saline, Kansas, United States in 1915 and Dayton Township, Saline, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 13 January 1942, in Kansas, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Roselawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Salina, Saline, Kansas, United States.

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Chester D Smith
Effie Gillman
Jessie M. Smith
Lorna Smith
Chester Smith

Sources (10)

  • Effie E Smith in household of C D Smith, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Effie Gillman - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Effie Gillman
  • Effie E Gillman Smith, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1898 · War with the Spanish

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

1907 · Not for profit elections

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English (southern): variant of Gilman .

Americanized form of German Gillmann: variant of Gille 2.

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

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