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William Henry Gilmour
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Birth: Apr., 1868
Tangent
Linn County
Oregon, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 1928
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA

WILLIAM HENRY GILMOUR was born in Tangent, Linn County, Oregon in April 1868 and died in Los Angeles County, California on 11 January 1928. His parents were WILLIAM DAVID GILMOUR and HARRIETT LOUISA [CASTEEL] GILMOUR. His father died about the time he was born and his mother remarried prior to 1870 to a JOHN HENDERSON. In the 1870 U.S. Census he was listed with his mother HARRIETT L. HENDERSON and step - father JOHN HENDERSON in the Sand Ridge Precinct of Linn County, Oregon. His brother, JOHN L. GILMOUR was listed as living next door in the home of his uncle, JOHN THOMAS and VIRGINIA GILMOUR and his grand parents, JOHN WILSON and JANE GILMOUR were listed as living two houses away.

In the 1880 U.S. Census, WILLIAM H. GILMOUR 'age 12' was listed with his mother, step - father and a half sister in East Kittitas, Yakima County, Washington Territory near where several of the GILMOUR family including JOHN THOMAS GILMOUR had relocated from Oregon. Shortly after 1880 WILLIAM HENRY GILMOUR followed some of his LINEBARGER cousins who had settled in Ventura County, California near Santa Paula and he was listed there in the 1890 tax register as a "brick layer". He married MARTHA ANN BARRINGER in Santa Paula on 7 April 1890 and they became the parents of four children: GENEVA B. GILMOUR, born in April 1891 in Santa Paula; LEROY WARD GILMOUR, born 6 Nov 1894 in Santa Paula; BENJAMIN FAY GILMOUR, born 26 January 1896 in Santa Paula; WILLIAM GUY GILMOUR, born 6 Feb 1899 in Newhall, Los Angeles County, California.

In the 1900 U.S. Census, WILLIAM H. GILMOUR was listed with his family in Newhall, Los Angeles County. In 1910, he and his family were listed in Burbank, Los Angeles County, California. In 1920, he and his wife MARTHA were listed in the home of his son LEROY W. GILMOUR in the Saugus District of Los Angeles County, California. in 1924 and 1926 he and his wife resided on West Harvard Street in Glendale, Los Angeles County,California and he died in Glendale in 1928. 
 
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 Parents:
  William David Gilmour (1839 - 1868)
  Harriet Louisa Casteel Henderson (1880 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Ann Berringer Gilmour (1869 - 1955)
 
 Children:
  Geneiva Bell Gilmour (1891 - 1910)*
  Leroy Ward Gilmour (1894 - 1965)*
  Benjamin Fay Gilmour (1896 - 1992)*
  William Guy Gilmour (1899 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Whispering Pines, Lot 647, Space 5
 
Created by: Ron Stephens
Record added: Jun 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71066654
William Henry Gilmour
Added by: Kathy Salazar
 
William Henry Gilmour
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Added by: David Eastburn
 
 
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- Ron Stephens
 Added: Sep. 25, 2012
 
 
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