"Thanks Kristy...what great information. I have a photo of William Clark Gillit - (this is how the family name was passed down). I will send this to you. Could you share what you have on the Gillet/Gillit/Gillette line back from…"
I'm so glad to hear from you. Jeremiah and Meranda are also my 4th Great Grandparents through William Clark and then Earnest Bertram...so we are at least 4th cousins. :) I have learned more since I posted the…"
"I was working on my Gillet line. Jeremiah Baldwin and Meranda Clark are my 4th Great Grandparents through William Clark Gillet who after spending time in Illinios and Minnesota came to Texas between 1880 and 1900. I was looking at some…"
I am researching the family of Jeremiah Baldwin Gillet and Meranda Clark. Jeremiah was born in Vermont in 1801 and moved with his family to St. Lawrence County, New York where he met and married Meranda Clark of Canton. They married in the early 1820's and moved to Ontario. Their children were supposedly born in Cobourg, Northumberland, Ontario. Lucy M, Ruel, William Clark, Silva Melinda, Pamelia, and Baldwin. At some point they moved to Reach Township because Ruel and Silva Melinda were…See More