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William Gillette
Birth: Jul. 24, 1853
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Apr. 29, 1937
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

Actor, playwright, "Sherlock Holmes." 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Francis Gillette (1807 - 1879)
  Elisabeth Hooker Gillette (1813 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Nichols Gillette (1860 - 1888)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frank Ashbel Gillette (1836 - 1859)*
  Elizabeth Hooker Gillette Warner (1838 - 1915)*
  Edward Hooker Gillette (1840 - 1918)*
  Robert Hooker Gillette (1842 - 1865)*
  William Gillette (1853 - 1937)
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Pulmonary hemorrhage
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Farmington
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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William Gillette
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William Gillette
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William Gillette
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Glad you home was preserved. It's such an interesting place. Must have been something riding the train around the property in its heyday.
- Suzanne
 Added: Oct. 14, 2016
Sir, it's been a pleasure.
- Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 7, 2016

- sjm
 Added: Jul. 24, 2016
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