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son of Daniel Gillians and Frances Orde
Born: October 1822 County Durham, England
Died: 24 September 1903 Hancock Co., KY
Burial: Hancock Co., KY
Married: 21 October 1850 Parish Church of Pittington, County Durham, England
     daughter of James Stoker and unknown
     Born: circa 1828 England
     Died: before 1900 KY
     Burial: KY


1. Hannah Gillians + Squire W. Aldridge, Sr.
2. Daniel Gillians + Jennie Bell
3. Frances Gillians + James W. Douthitt
4. Joseph Gillians, Jr. + Arta Wing
5. Mary Ann Gillians
    b. September 1863 KY d. 29 November 1942 KY
6. Elizabeth Gillians + George W. Berkley
7. James S. Gillians + Rosa Thelma Mason

name: Joseph Gillins
gender: Male
baptism/christening date: 06 Apr 1828
baptism/christening place: Rainton, Houghton-le-Spring, Durham, England
father's name: Daniel Gillins
mother's name: Francis Gillins
indexing project (batch) number: C00881-6
system origin: England-EASy
source film number: 1514523
reference number: yr 1825-1835 p 34
Citing this Record
"England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 23 Feb 2013), Joseph Gillins, 06 Apr 1828; citing Rainton, Houghton-le-Spring, Durham, England, reference yr 1825-1835 p 34; FHL microfilm 1514523.

Year: 1860; Census Place: Hawesville, Hancock, Kentucky; Roll: M653_370; Page: 1045; Image: 507; Family History Library Film: 803370. The four oldest children are living in the home. Joe is listed 1/12 born in KY.
Jos Gillians     31
Mary Gillians  36
H Gillians       10
Danl Gillians    7
Fanny Gillians 5
Joe Gillians    1/12

Year: 1880; Census Place: Indian Creek, Hancock, Kentucky; Roll: 417; Family History Film: 1254417; Page: 213D; Enumeration District: 118; Image: 0431. The four youngest children are living in the home.
Joseph Gilliam 50
Mary Gilliam    50
Joseph Gilliam 20
Mary Gilliam    17
Bettie Gilliam   15
Jacob Gilliam  12

Year: 1900; Census Place: Hawesville, Hancock, Kentucky; Roll: 524; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 41; FHL microfilm: 1240524. Joseph aged 71 and widowed. Living with him are Mary [daughter] aged 36 and James [son] aged 30. Also a granddaughter Mary aged 14 [March 1886].
Joseph Gillians 71
Mary Gillians   36
James Gillians 30
Mary Gillians   14
This granddaughter, Mary Gillians, married Sylvanus Cobb Howe and lived in Detroit, MI.

Joseph Gillians, Sr. Owensboro Messenger, issue 27 September 1903

1910 Cobb Howe is living with his mother, Martha J. Howe, in the town of Lewisport, Hancock Co., KY Dwelling - Family 84 - 87.. ED 57, sheet 4A, page 34A.

Marriage records Hancock Co., KY:
S.C. Howe + Miss Mary Gillians 27 August 1913
Albert C. Howe + Martha J. Morgan 15 December 1869
1870 Hancock Co., KY Census lists HOWE, Albert(34) & Martha (16) md. Dec 1869


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