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Ellen Margaret "Nellie" Gilliam Day
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1854
Dallas
Polk County
Oregon, USA
Death: Aug. 18, 1940
Seattle
King County
Washington, USA

Beloved daughter of Washington Smith Gilliam and Esther Aldrich Taylor. Nellie was the second wife of Jesse Newberry Day, founder of Dayton, Washington. Nellie was a graduate of the State Normal School in Salem, Oregon. She taught at Whitman College from 1883 to 1886, when she was elected Superintendent of Public Schools for Walla Walla County. Nellie also served as the Society Editor for the Evening Bulletin. 
 
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 Parents:
  Washington Smith Gilliam (1829 - 1907)
  Esther Aldrich Taylor Gilliam (1813 - 1909)
 
 Spouse:
  Jesse Newberry Day (1828 - 1893)
 
 Siblings:
  Ellen Margaret Gilliam Day (1854 - 1940)
  Mary Gilliam (1865 - 1941)*
  James Benjamin Gilliam (1866 - 1907)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Walla Walla
Walla Walla County
Washington, USA
Plot: IOOF Section
 
Created by: James Burke
Record added: Oct 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22267436
Ellen Margaret Nellie <i>Gilliam</i> Day
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Ellen Margaret Nellie <i>Gilliam</i> Day
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Ellen Margaret Nellie <i>Gilliam</i> Day
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