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William M. Gellatly

W. Gellatly
Full Name: William M. Gellatly
Other surnames: Gellately
Birth date: July 16, 1834
Death date: June 6, 1909

Terms of Service

  • House, 14th Legislature
    1/13/1874 - 4/18/1876

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Confederate States Army, 1st Lieutenant, Company F, 11th Texas Infantry, enrolled 2/17/1862, age 27 years. War Department memo: "The records show William Gellatly, not borne as W.M. Gellately . . . " William M. Gellately [Gellatly], death date 6/6/1910 in Sabine County, Texas, widow Mrs. Mary C. Gellately, marriage date 10/24/1866 in Sabine County. Pension File No. 49588, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com .
  • Census of 1870 - William Gellothy, Hemphill, Sabine County, age 36, born circa 1834 in New York, lawyer, living in household with Mary E. Gellothy, age 23.
    Census of 1880 - William Gellately, Milam, Sabine County, age 45, born circa 1835 in New York, farmer, wife Mollie C.
    Census of 1900 - William Gellatly, Sabine County, age 66, born July 1834 in New York, farmer, wife Mary C. Gellatly. FamilySearch . 1900 1880
  • 1870
  • W. Gellatly, birth date 7/16/1834, death date 6/6/1909, burial in Milam Cemetery, Milam, Sabine County. Find a Grave .
  • GELLATLY, WILLIAM M. (1834-1909). Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Revolutionary Army, Texas Revolution; Confederate States Army, Lieutenant, Company F, 11th Texas Infantry. Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Wm. Gellatly, Milam, Sabine County, p. 55, "has been member thirteenth [sic] legislature and is county attorney." Texas Legal Directory for 1876-77 1877.
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