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Louis Martin Gilmore
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1861
Greene County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 1941
Jacksonville
Morgan County
Illinois, USA

Louis was the second son of Wiley Lafayette and Mary Jane (Smith) Gilmore, who were married 3 March 1858 in Greene County, Illinois. His older brother, Aaron, had died before Louis was born, and their mother died when Louis was six months old. Their father then married their mother's younger sister, Julia O. Smith, on 12 March 1866. Six more children were born to this second marriage: Jennie; Theodore; Emma; Rosa; Della; and Harry E.

Louis first married Ida Belle Overby 3 March 1883 in Greene County. They had a daughter, Mabel, who was only 14 months old when she died. Mother and daughter are buried in nearby Union Cemetery.

Later, Louis married Susan Burrill, daughter of Edward and Elizabeth (Neighbors) Burrill, 28 February 1897 in Greene County. They had a baby daughter who only lived a few days and is buried here near them.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Wiley Lafayette Gilmore (1836 - 1898)
  Mary Jane Smith Gilmore (1839 - 1862)
 
 Spouses:
  Susan Burrell Gilmore (1863 - 1946)
  Ida Belle Overby Gilmore (1866 - 1888)*
 
 Children:
  Mable Gilmore (1888 - 1889)*
  Baby Gilmore (1898 - 1898)*
 
 Siblings:
  Aaron H. Gilmore (1858 - 1860)*
  Louis Martin Gilmore (1861 - 1941)
  Delia Gilmore Pennell (1877 - 1960)**
  Harry Edward Gilmore (1880 - 1957)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Richwoods North Cemetery
Athensville
Greene County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Martin Neely
Record added: Apr 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50652150
Louis Martin Gilmore
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Louis Martin Gilmore
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