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Christopher Columbus Gillette

Male 1871 - 1935


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  • Born  06 Sep 1871  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  18 Apr 1935  Moseley Hall, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID  i4348  Main
    Last Modified  18 Dec 2009 

    Father  Ivory Gilette 
    Family ID  F1357  Group Sheet

    Family  Almenter Strong,   b. 16 Apr 1878, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jan 1964, New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  abt. 1902  [3
    Children 
     1. Blanche M. Gillette,   b. abt. 1903, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Dinah M. Gillette,   b. abt. 1906, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1993, Nags Head, Dare County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Lancy Gillette,   b. abt. 1908, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Laura A. Gillette,   b. abt. 1909, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >5. Christopher R. Gillette,   b. abt. 1910, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1976, New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Richard A. Gillette,   b. abt. 1913, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Naomi Elizabeth Gillette,   b. 18 Dec 1914,   d. 13 Jul 1971, New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  18 Dec 2009 
    Family ID  F1350  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1910 Census: Christopher & Armenter (Strong) Gillette
    1910 Census: Christopher & Armenter (Strong) Gillette
    Enumeration Date: 20 May 1910
    Enumeration District: 24
    Sheet: 21A
    Location: Town Creek, Brunswick County, North Carolina

    Note: Family incorrectly enumerated as "Gillis"
    #414
    1. Christopher - mulatto, head, age 28, married 8 years, clergyman @ methodist church
    2. Almeta - wife, age 21, married 8 years, mother of 4 kids w/ all 4 still alive
    3. Blanche - daughter, age 7
    4. Dinah - daughter, age 4
    5. Lancey - son, age 2
    6. Christopher - son, age 11 months

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    1920 Census: Christopher & Almenter (Strong) Gillette
    1920 Census: Christopher & Almenter (Strong) Gillette
    Enumeration Date: 5 Feb 1920
    Enumeration District: 25
    Sheet: 41B
    Location: New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina

    #61
    1. Gillett, Christopher - head, age 39, minister @ church
    2. Almetta - wife, age 36
    3. Blanche M. - daughter, age 17
    4. Dinah - daughter, age 13
    5. Laura A. - daughter, age 11
    6. Christopher R. - son, age 10
    7. Richard A. - son, age 7
    8. Naomi - daughter, age 5

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    1930 Census: Christopher & Almenter (Strong) Gillette
    1930 Census: Christopher & Almenter (Strong) Gillette
    Enumeration Date: 22 Apr 1930
    Enumeration District: 15
    Sheet: 13A
    Location: Moseley Hall, Lenoir County, North Carolina

    #295
    1. Gillette, Christopher - head, age 58, married at age 21, clergyman
    2. Almennter - wife, age 50
    3. Dinah M. - daughter, age 23, married at age 19
    4. Laura A. - daughter, age 22
    5. Richard A. - son, age 18
    6. Naomi E. - daughter, age 14

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    Death Certificate: Christopher Columbus Gillette
    Death Certificate: Christopher Columbus Gillette
    Father: Ivory Gilette
    Mother: can't read
    Spouse: Mittie Gillette

  • Sources 
    1. [S20] North Carolina Death Certificate.

    2. [S182] North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975, (Ancestry.com).

    3. [S237] "Taylor Strong." Message to the author. 17 Dec. 2009. E-mail.