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Archibald Oliver Walker

M, b. 2 August 1892, d. 12 March 1970
  • Obituary*: An obituary appeared in the Archibald Walker
    Coquille-Archibald Oliver Walker, 77, a resident of Coquille for the past 60 years, died March 12 in Coos Bay. Funeral services will be announced from the Coquille chapel of Coos Mortuaries. Born Aug. 2, 1892 in Monroe, Wis., Mr. Walker at one time was a tax deputy for Coos County and before his retirement he owned and operated Standard Stations in Coquille. Survivors are his widow, Bonnie, Coquille; sons, Richard of Coquille and William of Portland; daughter, Mary Anne Bowen, Myrtle Point; brothers, Ed Walker of Coquille and Charles Walker of San Francisco; sisters, Frances Scheuten, Coquille, and Grace Denton, San Francisco. Seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive.

    Clipping p 28 in Obituaries Southwestern Oregon v. 3 at the GFO on Thursday, 12 March 1970 Coos County, Oregon.

Family:

Bonnie Alta Gage b. 28 Oct 1894, d. 21 May 1974

Children:

William Gage Walker+ b. 9 Apr 1920, d. 30 Dec 1993
Richard Archibald Walker+ b. 29 Nov 1921, d. 15 May 1997
Mary Ann Walker+ b. 25 Feb 1929, d. 6 Apr 1993

William Gage Walker

M, b. 9 April 1920, d. 30 December 1993

Parents:

Father*: Archibald Oliver Walker b. 2 Aug 1892, d. 12 Mar 1970
Mother*: Bonnie Alta Gage b. 28 Oct 1894, d. 21 May 1974

Richard Archibald Walker

M, b. 29 November 1921, d. 15 May 1997
  • Obituary*: An obituary appeared in the Coos Co The World Obituary
    05-17 & 5-19.
  • (Surviving Sibling M) Obituary: He survived his brother (William Gage Walker) and was listed in the obituary as Coquille OR (Obituary dated on 6 January 1994).
  • Residence*: Richard Archibald Walker lived in 1995 at Coquille, Coos County, Oregon.

Parents:

Father*: Archibald Oliver Walker b. 2 Aug 1892, d. 12 Mar 1970
Mother*: Bonnie Alta Gage b. 28 Oct 1894, d. 21 May 1974

Family:

Donna Jean Noah b. 9 Feb 1929, d. 20 Feb 1994

Mary Ann Walker

F, b. 25 February 1929, d. 6 April 1993

Parents:

Father*: Archibald Oliver Walker b. 2 Aug 1892, d. 12 Mar 1970
Mother*: Bonnie Alta Gage b. 28 Oct 1894, d. 21 May 1974

Alexander Gage

M, b. 10 May 1827, d. 19 March 1868
  • Occupation*: He was farmer.
  • Note*: He notes from WW Gage papers-presumed to have been copied off Family Bible-Douglas Co. Museum Records.
  • Emigration*: He emigrated on 28 November 1844 from Oregon.
  • Milit-Beg*: He began military service in 1848 Soldier in Cayuse War of 1848.
  • Census*: He appeared on the census of 7 October 1850 at Polk County, Oregon.
  • Land-DLC*: He received a donation land claim on 4 October 1851 at Polk County, Oregon.
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 9 August 1860 at Luckamute, Polk County, Oregon.
  • (ofSp) Death: He became a widower upon the death of his wife Rebecca, on 15 May 1862 He was left as the sole parent to: Mary, William, Joseph, Millie and America, aged 13, 11, 10, 8 and 5. Believe she died in Dallas-no source yet.
  • Residence*: Alexander Gage lived in 1863.
  • LAND: He Cert No 942 Alexander Gage bought 43 acres in the NW QTR of the NW QTR Sect 31 TWP 28 South R 6 W from US Govt on 10 May 1866 Douglas County, Oregon.
  • LAND*: He Cert No 937 Alexander Gage bought 40 acres in theSE QR of the NW QTR of Sect 31 TWP 28 South R 6 W from US Govt on 10 May 1866 Douglas County, Oregon.
  • Obituary*: An obituary appeared in the Jacksonville Oregon Sentinel P 3, Col 2 on Saturday, 4 April 1868 Jacksonville, Jackson County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Note: He was a witness Deed Book 64 p 412 Affidavit #7347 of F.W. Dillard
    I, F.W. Dillard, being first duly sworn depose and say that I was acquainted with M.C. McLoud who executed a Warranty Deed to Alexander Gage on September 12, 1865 for the West half of the Southwest quarter and the West half of the Northwest quarter of Section Thirty in Township Twenty-eight South, Range Six West which said deed was recorded on October 7, 1879 in Volume 11 of Deeds Page 53 of Douglas County, Oregon. And also that Alexander Gage who executed a Warranty Deed on May 14, 1867 to Isaac C. Kent for the same property which said deed was recorded May 21, 1867 in Book 3 of Deeds pages 554 and 555 of the records of Douglas County, Oregon. And also J.H. Richards who executed a Warranty Deed on Dec. 29, 1891 to William Hargan on the same property which deed was recorded on Feb. 29,1 892 in Book 26 of Deeds on page 564. And also J.A. Richards who executed a Warranty Deed to J.H. Richards on June 23, 1883 for the undivided one half interest in Lots 1, 2 and 3 of Section 30 in Towship 28 South Range 6 West which deed was recorded on June 26, 1883 in Book 14 of Deeds Page 324 records of Deeds of Douglas County, Oregon. And that all of the above Grantos at the time of executing the several deeds above mentioned were unmarried. F.W. Dillard Subscribed and sworn to before me this 5th day of April, A.D. 1910 J.D. Zurcher, Notary Public for Oregon; Filed for record April 5, 1910. E.H. Lenox, County Clerk by Rita K Cobb Deputy with Finis Winfield Dillard on 5 April 1910 at Douglas County, Oregon.

Parents:

Father*: Joseph Alexander Gage b. 25 Jan 1799
Mother*: Francis Livingston b. 1800, d. 25 Apr 1878

Family:

Rebecca Jane Gilliam b. 12 Sep 1831, d. 15 May 1862

Children:

Mary Elizabeth Gage+ b. 7 Apr 1849, d. 20 Jan 1934
William Washington Gage+ b. 15 Jun 1850, d. 24 Oct 1929
Joseph Cornelius Gage+ b. 25 Mar 1852, d. 27 Apr 1911
Millie Ann Adeline "Addie" Gage+ b. 17 Jan 1854, d. 13 Dec 1905
America Francis Gage b. 19 May 1856, d. 7 Oct 1868

Rebecca Jane Gilliam

F, b. 12 September 1831, d. 15 May 1862
  • Married Name: As of 25 November 1847,her married name was Gage.
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 7 October 1850 in the household of Alexander Gage at Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Land-DLC: Rebecca Jane Gilliam gave an affidavit in the claim of Alexander Gage on 4 October 1851 at Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: Rebecca Jane Gilliam appeared on the census of 9 August 1860 in the household of Alexander Gage at Luckamute, Polk County, Oregon.

Parents:

Father*: Cornelius Gilliam b. 13 Apr 1798, d. 24 Mar 1848
Mother*: Mary Crawford b. 11 Aug 1800, d. 13 Jun 1877

Family:

Alexander Gage b. 10 May 1827, d. 19 Mar 1868

Children:

Mary Elizabeth Gage+ b. 7 Apr 1849, d. 20 Jan 1934
William Washington Gage+ b. 15 Jun 1850, d. 24 Oct 1929
Joseph Cornelius Gage+ b. 25 Mar 1852, d. 27 Apr 1911
Millie Ann Adeline "Addie" Gage+ b. 17 Jan 1854, d. 13 Dec 1905
America Francis Gage b. 19 May 1856, d. 7 Oct 1868

Mary Elizabeth Gage

F, b. 7 April 1849, d. 20 January 1934

Parents:

Father*: Alexander Gage b. 10 May 1827, d. 19 Mar 1868
Mother*: Rebecca Jane Gilliam b. 12 Sep 1831, d. 15 May 1862

Family 1:

Rowland Flournoy b. 1837, d. 3 Jun 1880

Children:

Sarah Sadie Flournoy b. 16 Jun 1866, d. 10 Oct 1952
Alexander Hoy Flournoy+ b. 7 Dec 1868, d. 14 Jan 1956
Laura Henriette Flournoy b. 10 Jun 1869, d. 1880

Family 2:

Robert M. Phipps b. bt 2 May 1829 - 2 May 1830, d. 11 Jul 1914

Children:

Vera Anna Phipps+ b. 13 Jan 1886, d. 8 Dec 1962
Lela Sarah Phipps+ b. 10 May 1890, d. 20 Feb 1971

Joseph Alexander Gage

M, b. 25 January 1799

Parents:

Father*: Reuben Gage b. 10 Feb 1770, d. 31 Oct 1844
Mother*: Abigail Burleson b. 24 Aug 1771, d. 4 Nov 1865

Family:

Francis Livingston b. 1800, d. 25 Apr 1878

Children:

Reuben Oliver Gage+ b. 1820, d. 1846
Jesse Gage+ b. Oct 1822, d. 1 Jun 1901
William Gage+ b. 27 Oct 1825, d. 9 Jun 1891
Alexander Gage+ b. 10 May 1827, d. 19 Mar 1868
Amelia "Millie" Gage+ b. 1829
Samuel Gage+ b. 7 Apr 1831, d. 1 Feb 1889
Margaret Adaline Gage+ b. Apr 1832, d. 29 Jun 1904
Edmund Gage+ b. 1836, d. 1881
Thomas S. Gage b. 1839, d. 21 Jan 1856

Francis Livingston

F, b. 1800, d. 25 April 1878

Parents:

Father*: William Todd Livingston III b. c 1775, d. c 1845
Mother*: Hannah Smith

Family:

Joseph Alexander Gage b. 25 Jan 1799

Children:

Reuben Oliver Gage+ b. 1820, d. 1846
Jesse Gage+ b. Oct 1822, d. 1 Jun 1901
William Gage+ b. 27 Oct 1825, d. 9 Jun 1891
Alexander Gage+ b. 10 May 1827, d. 19 Mar 1868
Amelia "Millie" Gage+ b. 1829
Samuel Gage+ b. 7 Apr 1831, d. 1 Feb 1889
Margaret Adaline Gage+ b. Apr 1832, d. 29 Jun 1904
Edmund Gage+ b. 1836, d. 1881
Thomas S. Gage b. 1839, d. 21 Jan 1856

Samuel Gage

M, b. 7 April 1831, d. 1 February 1889

Parents:

Father*: Joseph Alexander Gage b. 25 Jan 1799
Mother*: Francis Livingston b. 1800, d. 25 Apr 1878

Family:

Rosamond Young b. 9 Dec 1833, d. 14 Feb 1915

Children:

Margaret Ellen Gage+ b. 1 May 1852, d. 16 Jun 1934
Harvey Gage+ b. 9 Feb 1855, d. 11 Jan 1928
Martha Gage+ b. Nov 1857, d. 14 Jan 1934
Joseph Gage+ b. 22 Feb 1860, d. 9 Jan 1937
Jesse Gage+ b. 21 Jul 1861, d. 3 Jul 1931
Mary Gage b. 1864
Jackson Gage b. 18 Apr 1867, d. 28 Oct 1888
Lee Gage+ b. 24 Jan 1871, d. 30 Mar 1948
Henry Gage+ b. Aug 1874

Margaret Adaline Gage

F, b. April 1832, d. 29 June 1904

Parents:

Father*: Joseph Alexander Gage b. 25 Jan 1799
Mother*: Francis Livingston b. 1800, d. 25 Apr 1878

Family:

James Larkin Belieu b. 16 Nov 1823, d. 7 Apr 1912

Children:

Joseph Leander Belieu+ b. 18 Jan 1852, d. 27 Oct 1881
Mildred F. "Millie" Belieu+ b. 10 Jan 1855, d. bt 22 Nov 1877 - 22 Nov 1879
Louise Jane "Gaddie" Belieu+ b. 23 Feb 1857, d. 15 Feb 1935
James Edward "John" Belieu b. 16 Feb 1858, d. 31 Oct 1930
Esther Ann "Sarah" Belieu+ b. 14 Apr 1860, d. 3 Jan 1955
Martha Ellen "Mattie" Belieu (Twin)+ b. 2 Jan 1865, d. 3 May 1920
Richard Belieu (Twin) b. 2 Jan 1865, d. 13 Feb 1898
Belle Rose Belieu b. 25 Sep 1868, d. 27 Mar 1951
William Thomas "Tom" Belieu b. 9 Jan 1871, d. 10 Jul 1958

Edmund Gage

M, b. 1836, d. 1881
  • (Witness) Census: He appeared on the census of 9 October 1850 in the household of Joseph Alexander Gage at Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) LAND: Edmund Gage witnessed the of Joseph Alexander Gage on 1 August 1857 Roseburg, Douglas County, Oregon.
  • Census*: Edmund Gage appeared on the census of 1860 at Looking Glass, Douglas County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: He appeared on the census of 30 June 1860 in the household of Joseph Alexander Gage at Looking Glass, Douglas County, Oregon.
  • Census: Edmund Gage appeared on the census of 12 July 1870 at Ten Mile, Douglas County, Oregon.
  • (Surviving Spouse) Obituary: He survived his wife (Nancy Ann Cox) and was listed in her obituary as residing in (obituary dated on 21 March 1873).
  • Census: Edmund Gage appeared on the census of June 1880 at Lone Rock, Wasco County, Oregon.
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 4 June 1880 at Lone Rock, Wasco County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Note: He was a witness Affidavit of G.W. Gage #7422/3 State of Oregon County of Douglas, I, G W Gage being first duly sworn depose and say that I was acquainted with Edmund Gage who executed a warranty deed to Henry Bushnell February 7, 1876 for the South west quarter of the South east quarter of Section 29 and the West half of the North east quarter and North west quarter of the South east quarter of Section 32 in Towship 29 South Range 7 West, which said deed was recorded March 28, 1876 in Book 7 of Deeds page 617 records of Douglas County Oregon, and that said Edmund Gage was at the time of signing the said deed an unmarried man. G W Gage, Subscribed and sworn to before me this 12th day of April 1910. J.D. Zurcher, Notary Public for Oregon. Filed for record April 13, 1910, E.H. Lenox, Co Clerk by Blanche Reed Deputy with George William Gage on 12 April 1910 at Douglas County, Oregon.

Parents:

Father*: Joseph Alexander Gage b. 25 Jan 1799
Mother*: Francis Livingston b. 1800, d. 25 Apr 1878

Family 1:

Nancy Ann Cox b. 17 May 1841, d. 20 Mar 1873

Children:

Edward Alexander "Alexander" Gage+ b. 16 May 1858, d. 2 Jul 1932
George William Gage+ b. 6 Feb 1860, d. 7 Sep 1944
Samantha Gage b. 1864, d. b 1922
Sarah Francis "Fannie" Gage+ b. 22 Dec 1864, d. 22 Feb 1937
Mattie J Gage+ b. 17 Feb 1865, d. 9 Jul 1942
Lee Jesse Gage b. 1869, d. b 1922
(?) Gage b. Mar 1873, d. 1878

Family 2:

Nancy Jane Turnbough b. 6 Feb 1850, d. 13 Dec 1936

Children:

(?) Gage b. 1874, d. 1878
Alice May Gage+ b. Nov 1877, d. 8 Dec 1912
Thomas David Gage b. 1879
Frank Gage b. Jul 1880
Threse M. Gage+ b. Feb 1882, d. b 1920

Thomas S. Gage

M, b. 1839, d. 21 January 1856
  • Note*: He GAGE family notes indicate wife, Fanny and daughter, Maude married Mr. Jackson and had 3 children - this is incorrect; believe this refers to his neice Sarah Francis "Fanny" who had a daughter, Maude Gage.
  • (Witness) Census: He appeared on the census of 9 October 1850 in the household of Joseph Alexander Gage at Polk County, Oregon.
  • Milit-Beg*: Thomas S. Gage began military service at Oregon volunteer with Captain Joseph Bailey killed by Indians on Grave Creek in Rogue River Indian War. Source-The Umpqua Trapper V. XI No. 1, p. 3-6.
  • Note: He See OREGON STATESMAN 5 Feb 1856 3:1 on 5 February 1856 at Oregon.

Parents:

Father*: Joseph Alexander Gage b. 25 Jan 1799
Mother*: Francis Livingston b. 1800, d. 25 Apr 1878

Rosamond Young

F, b. 9 December 1833, d. 14 February 1915
  • Note*: She oldest child of Eleanor Weddell & Harvey Young.
  • (Witness) Emigration: She emigrated with Harvey Young in 1846 at Oregon.
  • Married Name: As of 16 February 1851,her married name was Gage.
  • (Witness) LAND: Rosamond Young witnessed the of Samuel Gage on 30 November 1851.
  • (Witness) Census: Rosamond Young appeared on the census of 22 June 1860 in the household of Samuel Gage at Corvallis, Benton County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: Rosamond Young appeared on the census of 30 August 1870 in the household of Samuel Gage at Eugene, Lane County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: Rosamond Young appeared on the census of 9 June 1880 in the household of Samuel Gage at Spokane County, Washington.

Parents:

Father*: Harvey Young b. 11 Jun 1810, d. 7 May 1883
Mother*: Eleanor Forgey Weddell b. 10 Apr 1815

Family:

Samuel Gage b. 7 Apr 1831, d. 1 Feb 1889

Children:

Margaret Ellen Gage+ b. 1 May 1852, d. 16 Jun 1934
Harvey Gage+ b. 9 Feb 1855, d. 11 Jan 1928
Martha Gage+ b. Nov 1857, d. 14 Jan 1934
Joseph Gage+ b. 22 Feb 1860, d. 9 Jan 1937
Jesse Gage+ b. 21 Jul 1861, d. 3 Jul 1931
Mary Gage b. 1864
Jackson Gage b. 18 Apr 1867, d. 28 Oct 1888
Lee Gage+ b. 24 Jan 1871, d. 30 Mar 1948
Henry Gage+ b. Aug 1874

Cornelius Gilliam

M, b. 13 April 1798, d. 24 March 1848
  • Occupation: He was Minister, Sheriff, Wagonmaster, Farmer.
  • (Witness) Census: He appeared on the census of 1800 in the household of Epaphroditus Gilliam at Buncombe County, North Carolina.
  • Residence*: Cornelius Gilliam lived in 1819 at Clay County, Missouri.
  • Occupation*: He was Sheriff of Clay County (Elected) between 1830 and 1834 at Clay County, Missouri.
  • Census*: He appeared on the census of 1 June 1830 at Clay County, Missouri.
  • MILTIARY*: He 1837-1838 - Captain in Seminole War in Florida.
    1838 Fall - Captain in Mormon War.

    1847 Oct. - Settled Donation Land Claim # 5034 (Dallas OR).
    A Mason of High Standing. Of English Ancestry.
    Gilliam County in Oregon named after Colonel Gilliam.
    Article in Oregonian Jul 1888. Also one by C.A. Woody after that.
    Burial-Tombstone Inscriptions of Dallas Cemetery (1986) Polk Co. Gene. Soc.
    Obituary-Oregon Free Press (Oregon City) 24 June 1848 (Obit) (Don't have yet)
    S.S. Cornelius Gilliam (WWII Vessel) launched 12 Jun 1942. (p. 138 Phillips) between 1837 and 1838.
  • Occupation: He was State Senator for Platte County (Elected) between 1838 and 1842 at Platte County, Missouri.
  • Tax List*: He waslisted on the tax rolls of at Buchanan County, Missouri, in 1840.
  • Religion*: He was Ordained Freewill Baptist ministry.
  • Emigration*: He emigrated in March 1844.
  • Biography*: He Greenville Mountaineer (Greenville, SC) Friday, July 05, 1844; Issue 8; col E
    on 5 July 1844.
  • Obituary: An obituary appeared in the Cornelius Gilliam, Commander in Chief of the Oregon Volunteers, Post Master General of Oregon Territory. He left a wife and eight children. [Oregon Spectator 6 Apr 1848] on Thursday, 6 April 1848 Oregon.
  • Obituary*: An obituary appeared in the Mississippi Free Trader and Natchez Gazette (Natchez, MS) Thursday, August 10, 1848; Issue 96; col D
    on Thursday, 10 August 1848.
  • Note*: He An account of the death of Cornelius Gilliam in the Morning Oregonian by Wm. A Jack, an eyewitness on 29 June 1888 at Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Biography: He was included in the biography of William Grant in 1903 Oregon.

Parents:

Father*: Epaphroditus Gilliam b. 1765, d. 28 Mar 1842
Mother*: Sarah Anne "Sally" Israel b. 1763, d. 1840

Family:

Mary Crawford b. 11 Aug 1800, d. 13 Jun 1877

Children:

America Gilliam+ b. 18 Dec 1823, d. 5 Sep 1896
Margaret Louise "Louisa" Gilliam+ b. 27 Sep 1826, d. 28 Jan 1876
Washington Smith "Smith" Gilliam+ b. 24 Feb 1829, d. 22 Feb 1909
Rebecca Jane Gilliam+ b. 12 Sep 1831, d. 15 May 1862
Marcus de Lafayette Gilliam+ b. 16 Jan 1834, d. 27 Mar 1868
Sarah Ann Gilliam+ b. 25 Apr 1836, d. 16 Mar 1902
Martha Elizabeth Gilliam+ b. 1 Jul 1839, d. 6 Mar 1925
Henrietta Gilliam+ b. 2 Feb 1842, d. 30 Mar 1875

Mary Crawford

F, b. 11 August 1800, d. 13 June 1877
  • (Witness) History: She witnessed (an unknown value).
  • Note*: She Raised by Mary (Smith) Poteet, sister of Elijah Smith.
  • Residence*: She lived at Liberty, Clay County, Missouri.
  • Name Variation: Mary Crawford was also known as Mary Elizabeth Crawford Middle Name-Some list it as Elizabeth. (No solid documentation yet).
  • Married Name: As of 31 August 1820,her married name was Gilliam.
  • Census*: She appeared on the census of 9 October 1850 at Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Land-DLC: She gave an affidavit in the claim of Alexander Gage on 4 October 1851 at Polk County, Oregon.
  • Census: Mary Crawford appeared on the census of 9 August 1860 at Luckamute, Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 in the household of David Grant at Dallas, Polk County, Oregon.

Parents:

Father*: William Crawford b. c 1770, d. c 1809
Mother*: Rebeckah Smith b. c 1769, d. b 1820
Foster Mother: Mary "Polly" Smith b. 1766, d. 1825

Family:

Cornelius Gilliam b. 13 Apr 1798, d. 24 Mar 1848

Children:

America Gilliam+ b. 18 Dec 1823, d. 5 Sep 1896
Margaret Louise "Louisa" Gilliam+ b. 27 Sep 1826, d. 28 Jan 1876
Washington Smith "Smith" Gilliam+ b. 24 Feb 1829, d. 22 Feb 1909
Rebecca Jane Gilliam+ b. 12 Sep 1831, d. 15 May 1862
Marcus de Lafayette Gilliam+ b. 16 Jan 1834, d. 27 Mar 1868
Sarah Ann Gilliam+ b. 25 Apr 1836, d. 16 Mar 1902
Martha Elizabeth Gilliam+ b. 1 Jul 1839, d. 6 Mar 1925
Henrietta Gilliam+ b. 2 Feb 1842, d. 30 Mar 1875

America Gilliam

F, b. 18 December 1823, d. 5 September 1896
  • Name Variation: America Gilliam was also known as America Martha Gilliam.
  • Married Name: As of 12 March 1839,her married name was Grant.
  • (Witness) Land-DLC: She gave an affidavit in the claim of David Grant on 1 July 1850 at Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: America Gilliam appeared on the census of 17 October 1850 in the household of David Grant at Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: America Gilliam appeared on the census of 14 June 1860 in the household of David Grant at Dallas, Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: America Gilliam appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 in the household of David Grant at Dallas, Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: America Gilliam appeared on the census of 11 June 1880 in the household of David Grant at Dallas, Polk County, Oregon.
  • Obituary*: An obituary appeared in the Weekly Oregonian 8 Jan 1897, 8:4-6 - states date of death on Friday, 8 January 1897 Oregon.
  • (Witness) Biography: America Gilliam was included in the biography of William Grant in 1903 Oregon.

Parents:

Father*: Cornelius Gilliam b. 13 Apr 1798, d. 24 Mar 1848
Mother*: Mary Crawford b. 11 Aug 1800, d. 13 Jun 1877

Family:

David Grant b. 27 Aug 1810, d. 29 Dec 1880

Children:

William Grant+ b. 10 Jul 1841, d. 26 Sep 1908
Mary Ann Grant b. 26 Mar 1843, d. 21 Mar 1845
Margaret Jane "Maggie" Grant+ b. 12 Nov 1847, d. 14 Sep 1900
Martha Ellen "Mattie" Grant+ b. 7 Jun 1858, d. bt 1888 - 1889

Margaret Louise "Louisa" Gilliam

F, b. 27 September 1826, d. 28 January 1876
  • SOURCE*: She History of Wheeler County, Oregon.
  • Married Name: As of 25 September 1842,her married name was Gage.
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 9 October 1850 in the household of William Gage at Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: Margaret Louise "Louisa" Gilliam appeared on the census of 9 August 1860 in the household of William Gage at Luckamute, Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: Margaret Louise "Louisa" Gilliam appeared on the census of 11 July 1870 in the household of William Gage at Luckamute, Polk County, Oregon.
  • Obituary*: An obituary appeared in the Pacific Christian Advocate on Thursday, 10 February 1876 Oregon.

Parents:

Father*: Cornelius Gilliam b. 13 Apr 1798, d. 24 Mar 1848
Mother*: Mary Crawford b. 11 Aug 1800, d. 13 Jun 1877

Family:

William Gage b. 27 Oct 1825, d. 9 Jun 1891

Children:

James Gage b. 3 Aug 1844, d. infancy
John Willis Gage+ b. 7 Oct 1845, d. 28 Mar 1898
Margaret Jane Gage b. 1849, d. a 1850
Cynthia A. Gage b. Jun 1850
Cornelius B. Gage b. 25 Mar 1852, d. 4 Nov 1874
William Thomas "Tomas" Gage+ b. 22 Mar 1854, d. 22 Jul 1939
Marcus Edward Gage+ b. 23 Feb 1856, d. 28 Feb 1948
Diona Gage+ b. 7 Apr 1858, d. 19 Nov 1938
Perry Dick Gage b. Jun 1860

Washington Smith "Smith" Gilliam

M, b. 24 February 1829, d. 22 February 1909

Parents:

Father*: Cornelius Gilliam b. 13 Apr 1798, d. 24 Mar 1848
Mother*: Mary Crawford b. 11 Aug 1800, d. 13 Jun 1877

Family:

Esther Aldrich Taylor b. 12 Feb 1831, d. 29 Sep 1909

Children:

Ellen Margaret "Nellie" Gilliam b. 23 Nov 1854, d. 18 Aug 1940
Lane Cornelius Gilliam b. 14 Sep 1856, d. 31 Jul 1924
Mitchell Gilliam b. 1 Apr 1859, d. 7 Sep 1931
Mary Gilliam b. 6 Oct 1864, d. 4 Feb 1941
James Benjamin "Ben" Gilliam+ b. 20 Oct 1866, d. 15 Aug 1907
Marcus Heath Gilliam+ b. 17 Sep 1868, d. 27 Nov 1948
Baby Girl Gilliam b. 1873, d. 15 Dec 1873

Marcus de Lafayette Gilliam

M, b. 16 January 1834, d. 27 March 1868

Parents:

Father*: Cornelius Gilliam b. 13 Apr 1798, d. 24 Mar 1848
Mother*: Mary Crawford b. 11 Aug 1800, d. 13 Jun 1877

Family:

Sarah Catherine Waters b. 14 Jul 1843, d. 11 Oct 1914

Children:

William Franklin Gilliam b. 11 Apr 1861, d. 6 Aug 1932
Alice S. Gilliam+ b. 22 Jul 1864, d. 3 Apr 1922
Esther Jane Gilliam b. 12 Aug 1866, d. 16 Jul 1898

Sarah Ann Gilliam

F, b. 25 April 1836, d. 16 March 1902
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 9 October 1850 in the household of Mary Crawford at Polk County, Oregon.
  • Married Name: As of 12 December 1850,her married name was Nichols.
  • (Witness) Census: Sarah Ann Gilliam appeared on the census of 1860 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "B.F." Nichols at Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: Sarah Ann Gilliam appeared on the census of 1870 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "B.F." Nichols at Dallas, Polk County, Oregon.
  • Note*: Sarah Ann Gilliam Dallas IT 26 Feb 1876 3-2; Mrs. S.A. Nichols proposed canal on 26 February 1876 at Dallas, Polk County, Oregon.
  • Census: She appeared on the census of 1880 at Dallas, Polk County, Oregon.
  • Emigration*: She emigrated in 1889 from Kalama, Cowlitz County, Washington.
  • Census*: She appeared on the census of 1900 at Kalama, Cowlitz County, Washington.
  • Obituary*: An obituary appeared in the in Scrapbook of Nellie Gilliam Day; Obituary on p 154 of Scrapbook at OR Hist. Soc. (lists cemetery)
    Obituary says Sarah Nichols was married in 1850, had 6 children, 2 surviving: Mary E. Nichols and Mrs. Kate H. Winkler of Kalama, WA.
    1889-She moved to Kalama WA. Said she was born in 1835 in Clinton Co. MO.
    after 16 March 1902.

Parents:

Father*: Cornelius Gilliam b. 13 Apr 1798, d. 24 Mar 1848
Mother*: Mary Crawford b. 11 Aug 1800, d. 13 Jun 1877

Family:

Benjamin Franklin "B.F." Nichols b. 27 Nov 1825, d. 31 Aug 1920

Children:

A. Elmira "Minnie May" Nichols+ b. 1 Oct 1851, d. 30 Jan 1896
Mary Elizabeth "Mollie" Nichols b. 28 Apr 1853, d. 8 Jan 1938
Evan Marcus "Benjamin" Nichols b. 15 Jun 1855, d. 11 Aug 1858
Esther Ellen Nichols b. 2 Feb 1857, d. 20 Aug 1875
Lucien Linn "Linn" Nichols b. 23 Feb 1859, d. 27 Jul 1878
Kate Howe Nichols+ b. bt Dec 1863 - Dec 1864, d. 15 Dec 1932
Allien May "Allie" Nichols b. 1870, d. 17 Mar 1877

Martha Elizabeth Gilliam

F, b. 1 July 1839, d. 6 March 1925

Parents:

Father*: Cornelius Gilliam b. 13 Apr 1798, d. 24 Mar 1848
Mother*: Mary Crawford b. 11 Aug 1800, d. 13 Jun 1877

Family 1:

Greenville Blake b. 1831, d. 21 Sep 1914

Child:

George Alford Blake+ b. 4 Dec 1857, d. 27 Jan 1932

Family 2:

Francis Marion "Frank" Collins b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 27 Jul 1926

Children:

Retta Blanche "Blanche" Collins+ b. 12 Aug 1860, d. 11 Mar 1951
Lola M. Collins
Lillie Sebring b. 1872
Anna Bertha "Bertha" Collins b. 26 Nov 1876, d. 24 Mar 1945

Henrietta Gilliam

F, b. 2 February 1842, d. 30 March 1875
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 9 October 1850 in the household of Mary Crawford at Polk County, Oregon.
  • Married Name: As of 24 May 1858,her married name was Coad.
  • Obituary*: An obituary appeared in the D Ore. 1 Apr 1875 2:3 stated died 30 Mar 1875 at residence of T.C. Shaw in Salem age 33 on Thursday, 1 April 1875.

Parents:

Father*: Cornelius Gilliam b. 13 Apr 1798, d. 24 Mar 1848
Mother*: Mary Crawford b. 11 Aug 1800, d. 13 Jun 1877

Family:

Samuel Coad b. 19 Feb 1833, d. 20 Feb 1906

Children:

Francis James "Frank" Coad+ b. 2 May 1859, d. 23 Jan 1941
Chester Gilbert Coad+ b. 27 Jul 1861, d. 22 Dec 1930
Margaret Nora "Maggie" Coad+ b. Nov 1864, d. 1 Mar 1890
Mary Ellen "Mollie" Coad+ b. Mar 1867, d. Jan 1931
Henrietta "Retta" Coad b. 24 Mar 1875, d. 14 Nov 1892

David Grant

M, b. 27 August 1810, d. 29 December 1880

Family:

America Gilliam b. 18 Dec 1823, d. 5 Sep 1896

Children:

William Grant+ b. 10 Jul 1841, d. 26 Sep 1908
Mary Ann Grant b. 26 Mar 1843, d. 21 Mar 1845
Margaret Jane "Maggie" Grant+ b. 12 Nov 1847, d. 14 Sep 1900
Martha Ellen "Mattie" Grant+ b. 7 Jun 1858, d. bt 1888 - 1889

William Gage

M, b. 27 October 1825, d. 9 June 1891

Parents:

Father*: Joseph Alexander Gage b. 25 Jan 1799
Mother*: Francis Livingston b. 1800, d. 25 Apr 1878

Family:

Margaret Louise "Louisa" Gilliam b. 27 Sep 1826, d. 28 Jan 1876

Children:

James Gage b. 3 Aug 1844, d. infancy
John Willis Gage+ b. 7 Oct 1845, d. 28 Mar 1898
Margaret Jane Gage b. 1849, d. a 1850
Cynthia A. Gage b. Jun 1850
Cornelius B. Gage b. 25 Mar 1852, d. 4 Nov 1874
William Thomas "Tomas" Gage+ b. 22 Mar 1854, d. 22 Jul 1939
Marcus Edward Gage+ b. 23 Feb 1856, d. 28 Feb 1948
Diona Gage+ b. 7 Apr 1858, d. 19 Nov 1938
Perry Dick Gage b. Jun 1860

Esther Aldrich Taylor

F, b. 12 February 1831, d. 29 September 1909

Parents:

Father*: James Taylor

Family:

Washington Smith "Smith" Gilliam b. 24 Feb 1829, d. 22 Feb 1909

Children:

Ellen Margaret "Nellie" Gilliam b. 23 Nov 1854, d. 18 Aug 1940
Lane Cornelius Gilliam b. 14 Sep 1856, d. 31 Jul 1924
Mitchell Gilliam b. 1 Apr 1859, d. 7 Sep 1931
Mary Gilliam b. 6 Oct 1864, d. 4 Feb 1941
James Benjamin "Ben" Gilliam+ b. 20 Oct 1866, d. 15 Aug 1907
Marcus Heath Gilliam+ b. 17 Sep 1868, d. 27 Nov 1948
Baby Girl Gilliam b. 1873, d. 15 Dec 1873

Sarah Catherine Waters

F, b. 14 July 1843, d. 11 October 1914
  • (Witness) History: She witnessed (an unknown value).
  • PARENTS*: She was the child of Mary Wills & James Waters (b. 22 Feb 1797 PA) (Hx of Douglas, etc 543).
  • PARENTS: She was the child of Edward Burris Waters & Sarah Griffith.
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 9 August 1860 in the household of Marcus de Lafayette Gilliam at Luckamute, Polk County, Oregon.
  • Census*: Sarah Catherine Waters appeared on the census of 1870 at Luckamute, Polk County, Oregon.
  • Married Name: As of 24 August 1872,her married name was Price.
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 19 June 1880 in the household of Larkin Price at Luckamute, Polk County, Oregon.
  • Census: Sarah Catherine Waters appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 at Luckamute, Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 3 May 1910 in the household of William Franklin Gilliam at Luckamute, Polk County, Oregon.

Family 1:

Marcus de Lafayette Gilliam b. 16 Jan 1834, d. 27 Mar 1868

Children:

William Franklin Gilliam b. 11 Apr 1861, d. 6 Aug 1932
Alice S. Gilliam+ b. 22 Jul 1864, d. 3 Apr 1922
Esther Jane Gilliam b. 12 Aug 1866, d. 16 Jul 1898

Family 2:

Larkin Price b. 8 Mar 1824, d. 10 Jan 1910

Benjamin Franklin "B.F." Nichols

M, b. 27 November 1825, d. 31 August 1920
  • Occupation*: He was treasurer for Crook Co. and also Sheriff
    Wrote an article series for Laidlaw Chronicle, Laidlaw, Crook Co. OR Beginning on 16 Nov 1906 titled "Across the Plains in 1844: Reminiscences of Oregon.
  • PARENTS*: He was the child of Benjamin Nichols & Elizabeth Morgan.
  • Note*: He History of the Willamette Valley (1885 Portland OR) by H.O. Lang. p. 627
    NOTE: Polk Co. Itemizer 7 Nov 1879 B.F.N.-Report from Prineville.
    NOTE: History of Central Oregon p. 709-710 speaks of his role in forming Crook
    Co. as a state representative of Wasco Co. p. 744-745 lists offices he held.
    NOTE: Oregon Hist. Quarterly (Winter 1984) p. 360-365 mentions his
    contributions to the water development for Tumalo/Laidlaw.
    NOTE: The Bend Bulletin, 28 Nov 1917-92nd birthday/reflections
    NOTE: The Bend Bulletin, 18 Aug 1933-"Farewell Bend & It's People"

    !1880 Census-Prineville, Wasco Co. OR (p. 292)
    1900 Census-Prineville, Crook Co. OR (ED 11 SH 6 L 20)
    1910 Census-Laidlaw, Crook Co. OR (ED 50 SH 9)
    1920 Census-Tumalo, Deschutes Co. OR (ED 40 SH 12A)(Neighbor-Fred N. Wallace).
  • LAND*: He Oregon DLC No. 4978. Came to Oregon Fall 1844. in 1844.
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 9 October 1850 at Polk County, Oregon.
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 1860 at Polk County, Oregon.
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 1870 at Dallas, Polk County, Oregon.
  • Census*: He appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 at Prineville, Wasco County, Oregon.
  • Obituary*: An obituary appeared in the The Bend Bulletin 1 Sep 1920-also The Portland Oregonian 2 Sep 1920 on Wednesday, 1 September 1920 Bend, Deschutes County, Oregon.

Parents:

Family:

Sarah Ann Gilliam b. 25 Apr 1836, d. 16 Mar 1902

Children:

A. Elmira "Minnie May" Nichols+ b. 1 Oct 1851, d. 30 Jan 1896
Mary Elizabeth "Mollie" Nichols b. 28 Apr 1853, d. 8 Jan 1938
Evan Marcus "Benjamin" Nichols b. 15 Jun 1855, d. 11 Aug 1858
Esther Ellen Nichols b. 2 Feb 1857, d. 20 Aug 1875
Lucien Linn "Linn" Nichols b. 23 Feb 1859, d. 27 Jul 1878
Kate Howe Nichols+ b. bt Dec 1863 - Dec 1864, d. 15 Dec 1932
Allien May "Allie" Nichols b. 1870, d. 17 Mar 1877

Francis Marion "Frank" Collins

M, b. 19 November 1834, d. 27 July 1926

Family:

Martha Elizabeth Gilliam b. 1 Jul 1839, d. 6 Mar 1925

Children:

Retta Blanche "Blanche" Collins+ b. 12 Aug 1860, d. 11 Mar 1951
Lola M. Collins
Lillie Sebring b. 1872
Anna Bertha "Bertha" Collins b. 26 Nov 1876, d. 24 Mar 1945

Samuel Coad

M, b. 19 February 1833, d. 20 February 1906
  • PARENTS*: He was the child of Jane Jeffrey & John Coad (both of England); dc lists father as Edwin Coad.
  • (ofSp) Death: He became a widower upon the death of his wife Henrietta, on 30 March 1875 He was left as the sole parent to: Francis, Chester, Margaret, Mary and Henrietta, aged 15, 13 and 10.
  • Census*: Samuel Coad appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 at Dallas, Polk County, Oregon.
  • (Witness) Marriage: He witnessed the marriage of John Bovee Stump and Mary Ellen "Mollie" Coad on 19 June 1886 at Dallas, Polk County, Oregon.
  • Census: Samuel Coad appeared on the census of 14 June 1900 at Dallas, Polk County, Oregon.
  • Biography*: He in 1903 Oregon.
  • Obituary*: An obituary appeared in the Scrapbook of Nellie Gilliam Day after 20 February 1906.

Family 1:

Henrietta Gilliam b. 2 Feb 1842, d. 30 Mar 1875

Children:

Francis James "Frank" Coad+ b. 2 May 1859, d. 23 Jan 1941
Chester Gilbert Coad+ b. 27 Jul 1861, d. 22 Dec 1930
Margaret Nora "Maggie" Coad+ b. Nov 1864, d. 1 Mar 1890
Mary Ellen "Mollie" Coad+ b. Mar 1867, d. Jan 1931
Henrietta "Retta" Coad b. 24 Mar 1875, d. 14 Nov 1892

Family 2:

Annie McNeal
  • Marriage*: Samuel Coad married Annie McNeal on 25 June 1876.

Children:

Jasper E Coad b. Sep 1877, d. 1910
George R Coad b. May 1884