John Henry Gilmore

John Henry Gilmore

Birth
East Elma, Erie County, New York, USA
Death 30 Apr 1941 (aged 71)
Sheridan, Chautauqua County, New York, USA
Burial Fredonia, Chautauqua County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 9954282 · View Source
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son of John Henry Gilmore
and Julia Ann Phelan;
husband of Minnie Mae Macon

"John H Gilmore Died Early Today At Home In Sheridan - John Henry Gilmore died this morning at his home in the town of Sheridan, where he had resided for the last 21 years. He was born July 23, 1869, in East Elma, NY, and had resided at Onoville before coming to Sheridan. He formerly engaged in farming. He is survived by the following children: Mrs Fred Miller, Mrs Arthur Wooley, Mrs Minnie LaDow and Merle Gilmore of Sheridan, Mrs John Black of Corydon, Pa, Mrs Clayton Powers and Milo Gilmore of Fredonia, Mrs Paul Blakeslee of Franklin, Pa, a sister, Mrs Margaret Gilmore of Woodside, LI, (NY), also by eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild."
(Dunkirk Evening Observer, April 30, 1941, p.10)

"GILMORE, John Henry - Funeral services were held at the residence of his daughter, Mrs Fred Miller, on Saturday afternoon. The Rev W H Sloan officiated. Bearers were: Merle Gilmore, Milo Gilmore, Robert Walsh, Clayton Powers, Paul Blakeslee and Leon Bennett. Burial was in Forest Hill cemetery."
(Dunkirk Evening Observer, May 5, 1941, p.2)


Gravesite Details although spelling on tombstone is "GILMOUR," all records (including newpaper articles and census) indicate that the family used the spelling "GILMORE"

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  • Created by: Ted K
  • Added: 25 Nov 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 9954282
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Henry Gilmore (23 Jul 1869–30 Apr 1941), Find a Grave Memorial no. 9954282, citing Forest Hill Cemetery, Fredonia, Chautauqua County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Ted K (contributor 46511688) .