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Solomon Gillis

Solomon GILLISAge: 47 years18571904

Name
Solomon GILLIS
Given names
Solomon
Surname
GILLIS
Hebrew
שלמה גיליס
Birth June 1857 (Sivan 5617) 27
Kretinga, Russia (Lithuania) - קרטינגה, רוסיה (ליטא)

Immigration
Sunderland, England South Africa
yes

Hebrew: סונדרלנד, אנגליה
Hebrew: דרום אפריקה
Birth of a brotherYechezkel Charles GILLIS
1867 (5627) (Age 9 years)
Kretinga, Lithuania - קרטינגה, ליטא

MarriageAugusta SANDMANView this family
March 11, 1885 (Adar 24, 5645) (Age 27 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה
Status: Married

Birth of a son
#1
Morris GILLIS
May 22, 1888 (Sivan 12, 5648) (Age 30 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Birth of a son
#2
Harry Zvi GILLIS
1889 (5649) (Age 31 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Birth of a son
#3
Bernard Lawrence GILLIS
1890 (5650) (Age 32 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Marriage of a siblingYechezkel Charles GILLISRebecca Mira MARKSView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 11, 1891 (Elul 8, 5651) (Age 34 years)
Kretinga, Russia (Lithuania) - קרינגה, רוסיה (ליטא)

Birth of a son
#4
Julius GILLIS
January 28, 1893 (Shevat 11, 5653) (Age 35 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Birth of a son
#5
Arthur GILLIS
1896 (5656) (Age 38 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Birth of a daughter
#6
Norina GILLIS
June 12, 1898 (Sivan 22, 5658) (Age 41 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Birth of a daughter
#7
Lily GILLIS
September 18, 1899 (Tishrei 14, 5660) (Age 42 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Birth of a daughter
#8
Ethel GILLIS
1901 (5661) (Age 43 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Birth of a son
#9
Harold GILLIS
1902 (5662) (Age 44 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Death of a sisterNechama GILLIS
1903 (5663) (Age 45 years)

Birth of a son
#10
Yechezkel Cecil GILLIS
1904 (5664) (Age 46 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Occupation
Ostrich Farmer

Hebrew: מגדל יענים
Death August 18, 1904 (Elul 7, 5664) (Age 47 years)
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Burial
Oudtshoorn, South Africa - אודטסהורן, דרום אפריקה

Publication: http://www.eggsa.org/library/main.php
AddressSt. John St. Oudtshoorn, Cape Province South Africa

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
himself
brother
Hillel GILLIS
הלל גיליס
Birth: Kretinga, Russia (Lithuania)
Death: 1912 (5672)Koenigsburg, Prussia (Russia)
younger brother
brother
Avrom Izchak GILLIS
אברהם יצחק גיליס
Death: July 8, 1928 (Tamuz 20, 5688)Cape Town, South Africa
elder sister
Family with Augusta SANDMAN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: March 11, 1885 (Adar 24, 5645)Oudtshoorn, South Africa
3 years
son
Morris GillisMorris GILLIS
מוריס משה גיליס
Birth: May 22, 1888 (Sivan 12, 5648) 30 30Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Death: May 23, 1947 (Sivan 4, 5707)Oudtshoorn, South Africa
19 months
son
Harry GillisHarry Zvi GILLIS
הרי צבי גיליס
Birth: 1889 (5649) 31 31Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Death: November 29, 1918 (Kislev 25, 5679)Oudtshoorn, South Africa
2 years
son
3 years
son
Julius GILLIS
יהודה ג'וליוס גיליס
Birth: January 28, 1893 (Shevat 11, 5653) 35 35Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Death: March 8, 1967 (Adar I 26, 5727)Cape Town, South Africa
4 years
son
Arthur GILLIS
ארתור אברהם גיליס
Birth: 1896 (5656) 38 38Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Death: March 10, 1953 (Adar 23, 5713)Oudtshoorn, South Africa
2 years
daughter
Norina GILLIS
נורינה נורה גיליס
Birth: June 12, 1898 (Sivan 22, 5658) 41 40Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Death: March 10, 1976 (Adar II 8, 5736)Durban, South Africa
15 months
daughter
LIly Gillis-LedermanLily GILLIS
לילי גיליס
Birth: September 18, 1899 (Tishrei 14, 5660) 42 41Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Death: August 30, 1997 (Av 27, 5757)Johannesburg, South Africa
2 years
daughter
Ethel GILLIS
אטל גיליס
Birth: 1901 (5661) 43 43Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Death: June 5, 1982 (Sivan 14, 5742)Rustenburg, South Africa
2 years
son
Harold GILLIS
הלל גיליס
Birth: 1902 (5662) 44 44Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Death: August 30, 1958 (Elul 14, 5718)Johannesburg, South Africa
3 years
son
Yechezkel Cecil GILLIS
יחזקאל גיליס
Birth: 1904 (5664) 46 46Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Death: August 18, 1968 (Av 24, 5728)Port Elizabeth, South Africa

BurialGravestones in South Africa
Publication: http://www.eggsa.org/library/main.php
SourceNorman Gillis - genealogical research
SourceSouth Africa Jewish Rootsbank - Oudtshoorn Cemetery
Publication: Oudtshoorn cemetery list
Note
Pioneer in Oudtshoorn. Came to SA in 1870s. Became Ostrich feather dealer and farmer. Helped organisation of community before 1900. Had Afrikaaner partners. Landowner with two farms1983- 1913. Died from stroke in 1904 leaving buiness in debt.