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 Jackson Gill

Jackson Gill

Birth
Death 19 Dec 1903 (aged 78)
Burial Frankfort, Marshall County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 100128231 · View Source
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Frankfort, Kansas, Index
Friday, December 25, 1903


Jackson Gill passed away at the
home of his son in Rock township
on December 19, 1903 at 3:00 p.m.
at the age of 78 years, 8 months
and 9 days.

Mr. Gill was born on September 10,
1825 in Edgar county, Illinois. From
there he went to Cumberlan county,
where he was married to Melinda
Wood on January 22, 1846. Four
children were born to this union, all
of which are dead. His wife passed
away on November 2, 1854.

Mr. Gill was then married to Mary J.
Grimes on December 16, 1856. They
moved to Minnesota in 1856, and
from there they moved to Kansas in
1862,where they have resided since.

To this union was born six boys and
four girls, of whom four boys and
three girls survive him. Mr. Gill was
a member of the Christian church
since the time of his first wife.

Mr. Gill was one of the early
settlers and pioneers of Kansas.
He responded to the call for the
defense of the institutions and
homes of Kansas during the early
border troubles.

Funeral services were held at the
Methodist Church on Sunday
December 20, 1903 at 11:30 a.m.
with burial in the Frankfort Cemetery
Frankfort, Kansas.



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  • Created by: Mike Kokoruda
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100128231
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jackson Gill (10 Sep 1825–19 Dec 1903), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100128231, citing Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Marshall County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Mike Kokoruda (contributor 47959536) .