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William Ely Gilliland

W.E. Gilliland
Full Name: William Ely Gilliland
Birth date: November 28, 1848
Death date: January 14, 1929

Terms of Service

  • House, 24th Legislature
    1/8/1895 - 1/12/1897

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries


Other Resources

  • William Ely Gilliland, birth date 11/28/1848 in Washington County; death date 1/14/1929 in Baird, Callahan County; newspaper man, publisher of The Baird Star. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • W.E. Gilliland (1848-1929), burial in Ross Cemetery, Baird, Callahan County. Includes photo, obituary and biographical materials. W.E. Gilliland, editor and founder of The Baird Star. Find a Grave .
  • Photo and obituary, "W.E. Gilliland, Native Texan, Dies at Brady: Former Legislator Owned Newspaper; Active in Masonry," 1/15/1929, p. 2. Born 11/28/1848 in Washington County, member of the 24th Legislature. Fort Worth Record-Telegram .
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