9. Charles Gilbert3 GILLHESPY (Sarah Ophelia2 STEWART, Benjamin1 STEWART) was born on 6 MAY 1858 in Chester Twp., Ottawa Co., Michigan, USA. He appeared on the 1870 U.S. Census living with his step father, Henry HILLARD and his mother in Wright Twp., Ottawa Co., Michigan. Ten years later he appeared with them again, this time in Chester Twp., Ottawa Co. , Michigan. In 1900 he appeared on the U.S. Census as a widower, still living in Chester Twp. He died in 1949.
was married to Louise PLUMHOFF (daughter of August PLUMHOFF
and Margaret) about 1880. Louise
PLUMHOFF was born about 1861 in Indiana, USA. She died between OCT 1898
and 8 JUN 1900 in Ottawa Co., Michigan, most likely. Charles Gilbert GILLHESPY
and Louise PLUMHOFF had the following children:
He was married
to Eliza Anna PURSER (daughter of James PURSER and
Martha HILTON) on 25 MAY 1901 in Ottawa Co., Michigan, most likely.
Eliza Anna PURSER was born on 6 MAR 1878 in Pavenham, Bedfordshire,
England. She appeared as a three-year-old on the 1881 British Census in Pavenham
with her widowed mother and ten-year-old sister Elizabeth [sic]. She came to
the United States in 1895. She died on 3 JUN 1955 in West Covina, California.
She died of a heart attack at the home of her [step] grandson, Russel RAAP,
according to her daughter, Amy (Stewart) JABLONSKI.
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