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Gilman

GILMAN (Soundex G455) — See also ANGLIM, CILMAN, GALLMAN, GALMON, GELMAN, GILLMAN, GILMANN, GILMARTIN, GILMON, MALING, MALLING, SILMAN.

  GILMAN: See also Charles S. Adams — Frank Gilman Allen — Winthrop Gilman Brown — Gilman L. Buckland — Harrie Brigham Chase — Walter Haven Clark — Gilman Clough — Harry Gilman Clough — Solomon Gilman Comstock — Gilman Corning — Gilman M. Dame — Gilman N. Dearing — Clyde Gilman Doyle — George Gilman Fogg — Austin Theophilus Foster — John Gilman Foster — Gilman T. Foster — Gilman Chase Godwin — Gilman T. Gunderson — Joshua Gilman Hall — Gilman J. Hallenbeck — Benjamin Franklin Hires — Gilman P. Littlefield — Andrew Gilman Littlefield — Gilman Marston — Gilman Scripture — Gilman W. Seaver — Samuel Tenney — Nicholas Gilman Thacher — Gilman H. Twombly — John Wentworth — John Wentworth, Jr. — Gilman H. Wisner
  Gilman, Alfred — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Whig. Postmaster at Lowell, Mass., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Allen — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Whig. Mayor of Bangor, Maine, 1834-35. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Benjamin Arthur (1922-2016) — also known as Benjamin A. Gilman — of Middletown, Orange County, N.Y. Born in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y., December 6, 1922. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; lawyer; member of New York state assembly 95th District, 1967-72; U.S. Representative from New York, 1973-2003 (26th District 1973-83, 22nd District 1983-93, 20th District 1993-2003). Jewish. Member, American Legion; Jewish War Veterans; Grange; Elks; Freemasons; NAACP. Died in Wappingers Falls, Dutchess County, N.Y., December 17, 2016 (age 94 years, 11 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Gilman, Benjamin Ives — of Washington County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Washington County, 1802. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, C. W. — Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly from Buffalo and Pepin counties; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Caleb — of Tuolumne County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 7th District, 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Charles — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Charles Andrew (1833-1927) — also known as Charles A. Gilman — of St. Cloud, Stearns County, Minn. Born in Gilmanton, Belknap County, N.H., February 9, 1833. Member of Minnesota state senate 3rd District, 1868-69; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1875-79, 1915-16 (District 31 1875-79, District 45 1915-16); Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 1880-87. Died in St. Cloud, Stearns County, Minn., June 7, 1927 (age 94 years, 118 days). Interment at Benton County Cemetery, Sauk Rapids, Minn.
  Relatives: Married to Hester Cronk (1837-1910).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
  Gilman, Charles Jervis (1824-1901) — also known as Charles J. Gilman — of Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine. Born in Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H., February 26, 1824. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1851; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1854; U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1857-59; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1860. Died February 5, 1901 (age 76 years, 344 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Brunswick, Maine.
  Relatives: Grandnephew of John Taylor Gilman (1753-1828) and Nicholas Gilman.
  Political family: Gilman family of Exeter, New Hampshire.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gilman, Daniel H. — of Mt. Pleasant, Isabella County, Mich. Village president of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, 1877-79. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, David (1812-1885) — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich.; Watab, Benton County, Minn. Born in New York, April 29, 1812. Democrat. Livery business; hotelier; farmer; Benton County Sheriff, 1849-51; member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 6th District, 1851; postmaster; delegate to Minnesota state constitutional convention 5th District, 1857. Member, Freemasons. Died in Watab, Benton County, Minn., May 9, 1885 (age 73 years, 10 days). Interment at Benton County Cemetery, Sauk Rapids, Minn.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Gilman, Edward — of Sheboygan, Sheboygan County, Wis. Democrat. Postmaster at Sheboygan, Wis., 1849. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Edward H. — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1884; member of New Hampshire state senate 21st District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Edward R. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Elisabeth (1867-1950) — of Baltimore, Md. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 25, 1867. Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Maryland, 1930; candidate for U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1934, 1938; candidate for mayor of Baltimore, Md., 1935; candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland 4th District, 1936. Female. Died in 1950 (age about 82 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Daniel Coit Gilman (1831-1908; president of Johns Hopkins University) and Mary Van Winker (Ketcham) Gilman (1838-1869).
  Gilman, F. H. — of Laconia, Belknap County, N.H. Postmaster at Laconia, N.H., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, George A. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twenty-Second Suffolk District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, George T. — of Farmington, Strafford County, N.H. Republican. Elected New Hampshire state house of representatives from Farmington 1956; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Gordon S., Jr. — of St. Clair Shores, Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Gilman, Harry H. (b. 1854) — of Westmore, Orleans County, Vt. Born in Barton, Orleans County, Vt., 1854. Republican. Hotel-keeper; farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Westmore, 1888. Methodist. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Horace H. — of Faribault County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 6, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Gilman, J. W. — of Oakland, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Postmaster at Oakland, Maine, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, James — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 1st District, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, James — of Milton, Norfolk County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Gilman, John — of Jacksonville, Onslow County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Jacksonville, N.C., 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, John — of Livingston County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, John — of Milwaukee County, Wis. People's Progressive candidate for Wisconsin state senate 4th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, John M. — of Ramsey County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1865, 1869-70, 1877 (District 21 1865, District 1 1869-70, District 24 1877). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Gilman, John Taylor (1753-1828) — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H., December 19, 1753. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1779-81, 1810-11; Delegate to Continental Congress from New Hampshire, 1782-83; New Hampshire state treasurer, 1783-89, 1791-94; Governor of New Hampshire, 1794-1805, 1813-16. Died September 1, 1828 (age 74 years, 257 days). Interment at Winter Street Cemetery, Exeter, N.H.
  Relatives: Brother of Nicholas Gilman; granduncle of Charles Jervis Gilman; third cousin and son-in-law of Nathaniel Folsom (1726-1790).
  Political family: Gilman family of Exeter, New Hampshire.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gilman, Joseph — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate from Rockingham County, 1784-88; member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1787-88. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Joseph Thayer (b. 1898) — also known as Joseph T. Gilman — Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., March 19, 1898. Photography business; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Athens, 1924-27; Jerusalem, 1927-29; U.S. Consul in Jerusalem, 1929-31; Beirut, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, L. C. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Lawrence M. — of Gilman, Bozrah, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bozrah; elected 1946, 1948; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Leonard R. — of Michigan. U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, 1981-85. Still living as of 1985.
  Gilman, Les — Republican. Candidate in primary for Montana state house of representatives 71st District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Gilman, Marcus D. — of Montpelier, Washington County, Vt. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Milan J. — of Colebrook, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Colebrook; elected 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Milton N. — of Hopkinton, Washington County, R.I. Republican. Candidate in primary for Rhode Island state senate, 1948. Member, Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Nathaniel — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate, 1792-93, 1795-96, 1802-03 (Rockingham County 1792-93, 2nd District 1795-96, 1802-03). Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Nathaniel — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. New Hampshire state treasurer, 1804-09, 1810-14. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Nicholas — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1777-84. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Nicholas (1755-1814) — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H., August 3, 1755. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; Delegate to Continental Congress from New Hampshire, 1787-89; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire at-large, 1789-97; U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1805-14; died in office 1814. Congregationalist. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 2, 1814 (age 58 years, 272 days). Interment at Exeter Cemetery, Exeter, N.H.
  Relatives: Brother of John Taylor Gilman (1753-1828); granduncle of Charles Jervis Gilman; third cousin of Nathaniel Folsom.
  Political family: Gilman family of Exeter, New Hampshire.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gilman, Nicholas — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 2nd District, 1804-05. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Paul — Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Gilman, Virgil C. — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 17th District, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  Gilman, Wiggin S. — of Franklin, Merrimack County, N.H. Mayor of Franklin, N.H., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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