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Posted: 1173715720000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Elsie, Porter, Gimblett
Looking for any info on the family of Samuel Gimblett, wife Jessie Ann Porter, they had 4 children that I am aware of, Roy 1900, Mary 1901, Ida 1907 and Jeraldine 1908. All born in Lapeer.Samuel and Jessie were married about 1899.

Thanks Dave


Posted: 1173973755000
Classification: Query
I'm not related to this family.

1910 -
Name: Samuel Gimblett
Age in 1910: 50
Estimated birth year: abt 1860
Birthplace: Canada English
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: England
Mother's Birth Place: England
Spouse's name: Jessie
Home in 1910: Lapeer, Lapeer, Michigan
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Year of Immigration: 1896

Samuel Gimblett 50, farmer
Jessie Gimblett 48, Canada, 2nd marriage, married 12 yrs., she has had 7 children and they are living; immigrated 1886
Roy Gimblett 10, MI
Mary Gimblett 9, MI
Ida G Gimblett 3, MI
Rachel Portes 19, Canada, step-daughter
James Portes 18, Canada, step-son
Eliza Portes 15, Canada, step-daughter
Thomas Portes 15, Canada, step-son
Walter Taylor 22

1920 -
Name: Samuel Gimblett
Home in 1920: Lapeer Ward 4, Lapeer, Michigan
Age: 58 years
Estimated birth year: abt 1862
Birthplace: Canada
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's name: Jessie
Father's Birth Place: England
Mother's Birth Place: Canada
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Own
Year of Immigration: 1894
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes

Samuel Gimblett 58, naturalized 1904; farmer
Jessie Gimblett 56, naturalized 1904
Mary Gimblett 19, MI
Jeraldine Gimblett 12, MI
Eliza Porter 25, Canada, step-daughter, immigrated 1896; clerk - retail dry goods

1930 - Can't find the family

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Roy Gimblett
City: Lapeer
County: Lapeer
State: Michigan
Birth Date: 24 Sep 1899
Address: S. Saginaw St
Occupation: Traveling salesman for Geo. F. Mints & Co.
NOK: Mrs. Gimblett - no name given
Medium height, medium build, brown eyes, brown hair
he has had a broken len
Dated: 9-11-1918


Posted: 1173986030000
Classification: Query
Thanks for the info. It was a big help.


Posted: 1363448674000
Classification: Query
I wondered if you were still looking for info on Samuel and Jessie Gimblett-I know it is quite a few years after you posted your request, but I just stumbled upon this. I am their great-granddaughter.
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