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Gilmann to Gilmor

GILMANN (Soundex G455) — See also ANGLIM, GALLMAN, GALMON, GELMAN, GILLMAN, GILMAN, GILMARTIN, GILMON, HEILMANN, MALING, MALLING, MANN, THEILMANN, TILMANN, ZEILMANN.

  Gilmann, Theodore P. — of New York City (unknown county), N.Y. New York state comptroller, 1900. Burial location unknown.


GILMARTIN (Soundex G456) — See also BILMARTIN, GILMAN, GILMANN, GUILMART, GUILMARTIN, HILMAR, KILMARTIN, MARTIN, PALMARTON, WILLMARTH, WILMAR, WILMARTH.

  Gilmartin, Brendan J. — of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio. Candidate for mayor of Youngstown, Ohio, 2005. Still living as of 2005.
  Gilmartin, Gil See James Hubert Gilmartin
  Gilmartin, James Hubert (1933-2003) — also known as James H. Gilmartin; Gil Gilmartin — of California. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., May 2, 1933. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict; candidate for U.S. Representative from California 25th District, 1992, 1994. Irish ancestry. Died, of a heart attack, in Valencia (now part of Santa Clarita), Los Angeles County, Calif., May 26, 2003 (age 70 years, 24 days). Interment at Eternal Valley Memorial Park, Santa Clarita, Calif.
  Gilmartin, P. F. — of Howard Beach, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Gilmartin, Paul L. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Manchester 10th Ward; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GILMER (Soundex G456) — See also FILMER, GALLIMORE, GALLMEYER, GILLMER, GILLMOR, GILLMORE, GILMET, GILMOR, GILMORE, GILMOUR, GIMLER, GRIMMELL, HILMER, KILMER, WILMER, WILMERDING, WILMERING, WILMERT.

  GILMER: See also William Knickle Allen — Gilmer Bell — William Gilmer Bray — Gilmer Capps — Gilmer S. Kendall — Gilmer W. McManaway — Gilmer Schley — David Gilmer Towell
  Gilmer, Bess — of Aurora, Adams County, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Gilmer, Claud — of Rocksprings, Edwards County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1948, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gilmer, Dixie See William Franklin Gilmer
  Gilmer, Donald H. (b. 1945) — of Augusta, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., November 29, 1945. Republican. Fruit farmer; Kalamazoo County Commissioner, 1973-74; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1977-97 (55th District 1977-82, 48th District 1983-92, 63rd District 1993-97); defeated in primary, 1974. Protestant. Member, Farm Bureau; Jaycees; Kiwanis. Still living as of 1997.
  Gilmer, George K. — of Richmond, Va. Republican. Postmaster at Richmond, Va., 1880-85. Burial location unknown.
  Gilmer, George Rockingham (1790-1859) — also known as George R. Gilmer — of Lexington, Oglethorpe County, Ga. Born near Lexington, Wilkes County (now Oglethorpe County), Ga., April 11, 1790. Lawyer; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1818-19, 1824; U.S. Representative from Georgia at-large, 1821-23, 1827-29, 1833-35; Governor of Georgia, 1829-31, 1837-39; Presidential Elector for Georgia, 1836; Presidential Elector for Georgia, 1840. Died in Lexington, Oglethorpe County, Ga., November 16, 1859 (age 69 years, 219 days). Interment at Presbyterian Cemetery, Lexington, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Meriwether Gilmer (1763-1817) and Elizabeth (Lewis) Gilmer (1765-1855); first cousin once removed of Meriwether Lewis; first cousin twice removed of David Meriwether (1755-1822) and James Meriwether (1755-1817); second cousin once removed of James Meriwether (1788-1852), David Meriwether (1800-1893) and James Archibald Meriwether; third cousin of Reuben Handy Meriwether; third cousin twice removed of Theodorick Bland; fourth cousin once removed of John Randolph of Roanoke and Henry St. George Tucker.
  Political families: Demarest-Meriwether family of New Jersey; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Gilmer County, Ga. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gilmer, Mrs. Howard — of Pulaski, Pulaski County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Gilmer, Howard C., Jr. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Virginia, 1948-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gilmer, J. C. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1924, 1928, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Gilmer, John Adams (1805-1868) — also known as John A. Gilmer — of Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C. Born near Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C., November 4, 1805. Member of North Carolina state senate, 1846-56; candidate for Governor of North Carolina, 1856; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 5th District, 1857-61; delegate to North Carolina secession convention, 1861; Representative from North Carolina in the Confederate Congress, 1864-65. Died in Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C., May 14, 1868 (age 62 years, 192 days). Interment at Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Greensboro, N.C.
  Presumably named for: John Adams
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gilmer, Oswald M. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 4th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Gilmer, Robert D. — of North Carolina. North Carolina state attorney general, 1901-09. Burial location unknown.
  Gilmer, Thomas Walker (1802-1844) — of Virginia. Born in Gilmerton, Albemarle County, Va., April 6, 1802. Lawyer; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1829-36, 1838-39; Speaker of the Virginia State House of Delegates, 1838-39; Governor of Virginia, 1840-41; U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1841-44 (12th District 1841-43, 5th District 1843-44); U.S. Secretary of the Navy, 1844; died in office 1844. Among those killed in the explosion when a cannon accidentally burst on board the U.S.S. Princeton, on the Potomac River near Fort Washington, Prince George's County, Md., February 28, 1844 (age 41 years, 328 days). Originally entombed at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; reinterment at a private or family graveyard, Albemarle County, Va.
  Relatives: Son of George Gilmer (1778-1836) and Elizabeth Anderson (Hudson) Gilmer (1784-1820); married to Anne Elizabeth Baker (1809-1874); nephew of Mildred Gilmer (1772-1799; who married William Wirt); grandnephew of John Walker and Francis Walker; second cousin once removed of Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809); second cousin twice removed of Aylett Hawes; third cousin once removed of Robert Brooke, George Madison, Richard Aylett Buckner, Richard Hawes and Albert Gallatin Hawes; third cousin twice removed of Hubbard T. Smith; third cousin thrice removed of Archer Woodford; fourth cousin of Zachary Taylor, Aylette Buckner and Aylett Hawes Buckner; fourth cousin once removed of John Strother Pendleton, Albert Gallatin Pendleton and Harry Bartow Hawes.
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Demarest-Meriwether family of New Jersey; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Washington family; Clay family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Gilmer County, W.Va. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gilmer, William Franklin (1901-1954) — also known as Dixie Gilmer — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Born in Mt. Airy, Surry County, N.C., June 7, 1901. Democrat. Member of Oklahoma state house of representatives, 1940; U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 1st District, 1949-51; defeated, 1950. Died June 9, 1954 (age 53 years, 2 days). Interment at Memorial Park Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Okla.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


GILMET (Soundex G453) — See also ALMET, ALMETA, ALMETH, GILET, GILMER, GIMLET, GUGLIELMETTI, MCCALMET, WILMETH.

  Gilmet, John F. (born c.1961) — of Alpena, Alpena County, Mich. Born in Alpena, Alpena County, Mich., about 1961. Mayor of Alpena, Mich., 2002-04. Still living as of 2004.
  Relatives: Married 1989 to Barbara Merrill.


GILMON (Soundex G455) — See also GALLMAN, GALMON, GELMAN, GILLMAN, GILMAN, GILMANN, GILMOR, GILMORE, GILMOUR, TILMON, WILMON, WILMONT.

  Gilmon, W. E. — of Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio. Postmaster at Chillicothe, Ohio, 1887. Burial location unknown.


GILMOR (Soundex G456) — See also DILMORE, FILMORE, GALLIMORE, GALLMEYER, GILLMER, GILLMOR, GILLMORE, GILMER, GILMON, GILMORE, GILMOUR, PHILMORE, PILMORE.

  Gilmor, Gary G. — of California. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 12th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.


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