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Re: John William Gittings (1871-1907)
Posted by: Thomas Kerwin (ID *****3248) Date: March 02, 2012 at 09:15:38
In Reply to: John William Gittings (1871-1907) by Karen Carrithers of 54572

Iím not related to any member of this family.

1930 is the last available census at this time.

1940 census will be released on April 2, 2012. It will take several months to transcribe all the states.

1880 - John will only appear with his parents in this census. Need 1st names of his siblings.

1900 -
Name: John W Gittings
[John Gittings]
Age: 29
Birth Date: Apr 1871
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Home in 1900: Riverside, Bingham, Idaho
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Mable H Gittings
Marriage Year: 1898
Years Married: 2
Father's Birthplace: Holland
Mother's Birthplace: Holland

John W Gittings 29, PA
Mable H Gittings 26, Canada
Charles A Gittings 10m, UT

1910 -
Name: Mable Giddings
Age in 1910: 38
Birth Year: 1872
Birthplace: Canada English
Home in 1910: Portland Ward 10, Multnomah, Oregon
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Birthplace: Scotland
Mother's Birthplace: Canada English

Mable Giddings 38, Canada - no occ.
Albert Giddings 10, UT
Carrie Giddings 8, ORE
Guy Giddings 4, ORE
Vivian Giddings 2, ORE

marriage record -
Groom's Name: John W. Gittings
Groom's Birth Date: 1871
Groom's Birthplace: Of Castle Dale, Emery, Utah ?????????
Groom's Age: 26
Bride's Name: Mabel H. Potter
Bride's Birth Date: 1873
Bride's Birthplace: Of Orangeville, Emery, Utah
Bride's Age: 24
Marriage Date: 21 Jul 1897
Marriage Place: Castle Dale, Emery, Utah
Groom's Father's Name:
Groom's Mother's Name:
Bride's Father's Name:
Bride's Mother's Name:

cemetery record -
John W. Gittings
Birth: 1871
Death: 1907

US Cavalry Indian Wars

Lone Fir Pioneer Cemetery, Portland Multnomah County

Try -
Military Records = This is a FREE service!
You may wish to include a personal letter stating all info that you know.
Be sure to include any alternate spelling of the last name.
On line form allows you to request information from your, or your relative's, military personnel record. This option is only available if you are the veteran or next of kin (surviving spouse that has not remarried, father, mother, son, daughter, sister, or brother). Otherwise you will need to send in the SF180. The link is

OREGON Vital Records -
There are more than six million vital records filed at the state. Birth and death records have been filed with the state since 1903. Marriage records have been filed since 1906, divorce records since 1925, and fetal death records since 1919.

Order John's death cert directly from the county of death clerk's ffice. Parent's names should be listed as well as the cause of death.

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