Thomas Gillett, Jr.

Male 1748 - 1821  (72 years)


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  • Name Thomas Gillett 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 14 Sep 1748  Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Apr 1821  Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Aft 27 Apr 1821  Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1828  Petersen-de Lanskoy
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2015 

    Father Thomas Gillett,   b. 16 Apr 1711, Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1791, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Barlow,   b. 20 Apr 1719, Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1806, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 2/12 Jun 1744  Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Jones,   b. 7 Feb 1747/1748, Hebron Township, Tolland, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1827, Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married Abt 1772 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Gillett,   b. 22 Feb 1773, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1852, Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Frederick Gillett,   b. 3 Apr 1774, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1832, Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Mary or Polly Gillett,   b. 12 Oct 1775, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1850, of Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 76 years)
     4. Zylpha Gillett,   b. 1 Apr 1778, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1859, Sanborn, Niagara, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Amy or Ama Gillett,   b. 12 Nov 1779, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1827  (Age 47 years)
     6. George Gillett,   b. 1 Sep 1781, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1817, Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     7. John Gillett,   b. 11 Aug 1783, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1783, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +8. Annis Gillett,   b. 25 Jul 1784, Sharon, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1853, near Corley, Shelby, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     9. Hannah Gillett,   b. 1786, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1844, Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     10. Eliza or Elizabeth Gillett,   b. 25 Sep 1788, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1875, Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     11. Lucinda Gillett,   b. 1790, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1870, of Southwick, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 80 years)
     12. Laura Gillett,   b. 4 Aug 1791, Granville, Hampshire (now Hampden), Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1845, Southwick, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • RESEARCH_NOTES:
      1. Today's Hampden County of Massachusetts was originally Middlesex County until it was split off in 1662 and named Hampshire County. Hampden County was formed from Hampshire County in 1812.

      2. May have been a corporal in the Revolutionary War. NSDAR reports Thomas was involved in the Rev. War and has him noted as "NSDAR #A132288" in the Massachusetts Civil Service. Services included "Constable, Tithingman, surveyor - Granville, Massachusetts."

      BIRTH:
      Ancestry.com's "Massachusetts Town Birth Records" sourced from "Granville Vital Records" with parents Thomas and Elsebeth Gillet:
      25 Apr 1745 Elsebeth Gillet
      18 Mar 1746 Zuruiah Gillet
      14 Sep 1748 Thomas Gillet
      28 Sep 1749 Eli Gillet
      8 Mar 1751 Samuel Gillet
      12 Aug 1753 Zadock Gillet

      DEATH:
      1. Ancestry.com's "Massachusetts Town Death Records": Thomas Gillet, d. 27 Apr 1821, buried at Granville, source is Vital Records of Granville, complete record: Thomas, Apr. 27, 1821, a. 74, G.R.2. (Apr. 28, P.R.6.). Source information: "Vital Records of Granville Massachusetts to the year 1850," Boston, New England Historical Genealogical Society, 1914.

      SOURCES_MISC:
      1. Per family group sheet archive record submitted by Mrs. D. B. Stringham, 2539 Polk Ave., Ogden Utah. References "Granville Vital Records (Mass. G 11) Gillett record of Frederick Gillett abt. 1853/4 copied by Mrs. J.F. Harmon 1926."

      2. Per group sheet of Israel Barlow Family Association, 801-298-3687, dated 24 Feb 1999 per Lloyd B. Carr, Genealogist, PO Box 89, Bountiful, Utah, 84011.

      3. Descendants of Robert Lockwood, Colonial and Revolutionary History of the Lockwood Family in America from A.D. 1630," compiled by Frederic A. Holden and E. Dunbar Lockwood, printed privately by the family, 1889, Philadelphia.