|GILMORE, George F.
GILMORE, George F. 1
George married Edith Maude SHOEMAKER, daughter of Jasper Newton SHOEMAKER and Lydia Ann PURCELL, about 1895 in prob. California. (Edith Maude SHOEMAKER was born on 29 Mar 1880 in Eagle Point, Ogle County, Illinois and died on 19 Jun 1976 in prob. Los Angeles County, California.)
1 1900 US Census (District 126, San Jose, Los Angeles County, California). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Lydia A. [Purcell] Shoemaker (age 54, b. Apr 1846, VA) and children Jessie E. (age 27, b. Aug 1872, IL), Alice C. (age 22, b. May 1878, IL), Blanche B. (age 18, b. Apr 1882, IL), Pearl W. (age July 1885, IL), Clarice C. (age 12, b. Sep 1887, IL) and Ethel S. (age 10, b. Jan 1890, IL), living in San Jose, California. Also in the household is "son-in-law" George F. Gilmore (age 25, b. Apr 1875, Mass.), wife [daughter] Edith M. [Shoemaker] (age 20, b. Mar 1880, IL), and children Reginald L. (age 2, b. Dec 1897, CA) and Purcell G. (age 2 mos, b. Mar 1900, CA). Lydia is listed as a "fruit grower," and indicates that her father was born in Virginia and her mother in Ohio. She indicates that she has been married for 37 years, and that she has had 13 children, all living. Lydia's husband, Jasper Shoemaker, is also living in San Jose (same district) in another household, and the reason for this is unclear. George Gilmore is listed as a "farm laborer," and indicates that both his parents were born in Massachusetts.