|Death: ||Sep., 1863|
Francis M. Gillum, born about 1828, where is unknown, 1850 census of Carroll Co, AR shows his state of birth as AR, his son's Marion, George, & Jasper Gillum,show in 1900 their father's state of birth as both TN & KY?
Francis married Elizabeth Jones,[c1826,KY - 1909, OK] about Jan 1854 and they had 5 children before Francis was shot & killed in 1863 by a "bushwhacker" per family tradition. In 1850 there was an older woman living in his household that James, Marion & George's families believe to have been Francis' mother, but she may have been Elizabeth's mother and had remarried?
Elizabeth (Jones)Gillum-Fulton is buried near Marion & Missouri in the Elmgrove Cemetery in Mayes Co, OK.
Children of Francis & Elizabeth (Jones) Gillum:
1) James Casmer Gillum, 1854-1888, in C.C. AR
2) John Monroe Gillum, 1855-bef.1860, C.C. AR
3) Marion Francis Gillum, 1857-1921 moved to OK
4) George W. Gillum, 1859-1936, moved to OK
5) Jasper Newton Gillum, 1863-1929, moved to OK then to Idaho, where he died.
Marion who was my husband's grandfather, married Missouri A. Ferguson, [1859-1922], 16 Sep 1883, in Carroll Co, AR d/o James & Zerelda (Matlock)Gardenhire Ferguson of C.C. AR.
Francis may not be buried in this cemetery but the Gillum family believes he was? Dwc
Elizabeth Jones Gillum-Fulton (1830 - 1901)
John M. Gillum (1855 - ____)*
Marion Francis Gillum (1857 - 1921)*
Grandview (Carroll County)
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Record added: Nov 08, 2009
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Added: Dec. 10, 2009
This man, home on leave from war, was "shot and killed sitting on his own fence, by renegades," so the traditional tale is told. Rest In Peace Frank! Darlene White Cole|
Added: Nov. 8, 2009