Heinrich Gillig married Justina Schneider in Grimm, Russia. They immigrated to the United States with his wife's brother Philipp Schneider and his family, and Philipp's brother-in-law, Carl Fritzler, and his family. Also traveling with the large group of family members was Heinrich Gillig' brother, Karl, his wife Louisa, their two children, and Karl and Heinrich's mother, Charlotta Gillig. For a detailed look at their journey to the United States, see Karl Fritzler.
Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in private work
Weeks Worked in 1939: 52
Income Other Sources: No
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Household Members: Name Age
Henry Gillig 52
Justina Gillig 50
Sharlet Gillig 84
Illinois, Northern District Naturalization Index, 1840-1950
Name: Henry Gillig
Event Type: Naturalization
Event Place: Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin
Event Date: 1940
Birth Year: 1887
Affiliate Publication Title: Soundex Index to Naturalization Petitions for U.S. District & Circuit Courts, Northern District of Illinois and Immigration and Naturalization Service District 9, 1840-1950
↑1897 Grimm (Lesnoi Karamysh), Russia Census List, Translated by Richard Rye, Compiled and Edited by John Groh, Contributor Henry Schmick; American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA; Published 2017; page 103, family #660.
"Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HL4-X7P : 11 March 2018), Heinrich Gillig, Jan 1913; citing Immigration, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, T-4745, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.
Records from Record Group 287, Publications of the U.S. Government; Record Group 85, Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service [INS] and Record Group 36, Records of the United States Customs Service. The National Archives at Washington, D.C. Heinrich Gillig, age 25, born in Grimm, Russia. Ancestry.com. U.S., Atlantic Ports Passenger Lists, 1820-1873 and 1893-1959 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2010. See: https://ancstry.me/2Lz2hCD.
United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. M1509, 4,582 rolls. Henry Gillig, born 11 September 1887 in Russia, Registration State: Wisconsin; Registration County: Fond Du Lac; Roll: 1674637; Draft Board: 1. Ancestry.com. U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005. See: https://ancstry.me/2Yk85pm.
1920 United States Federal Census, Henry Gillig, age 32, born in Russia, Year: 1920; Census Place: Fond du Lac Ward 16, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1986; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 45. Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. See: https://ancstry.me/2xWEEeb.
1930 United States Federal Census, Henry Gillig born about 1888 in Russia, Year: 1930; Census Place: Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0027; FHL microfilm: 2342306. Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002. See: https://ancstry.me/2YeLHxS.
1940 United States Federal Census, Henry Gillig, age 52, born in Russia, Year: 1940; Census Place: Fond Du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin; Roll: m-t0627-04479; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 20-17. Ancestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. See: https://ancstry.me/2Z0I9MR.
"Illinois, Northern District Naturalization Index, 1840-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XKLT-PBG : 12 March 2018), Henry Gillig, 1940; citing Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin, NARA microfilm publication M1285 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 64; FHL microfilm 1,432,064.
The National Archives at St. Louis; St. Louis, Missouri; World War II Draft Cards (Fourth Registration) for the State of Wisconsin; Record Group Title: Records of the Selective Service System, 1926-1975; Record Group Number: 147; Series Number: M2126; Box or Roll Number: 97, Henry Gillig, age 55, born 11 September 1887 in Grimm, Russia. Ancestry.com. U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. See: https://ancstry.me/2Y3SmXr.
"United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J16W-CTG : 20 May 2014), Henry Gillig, Dec 1968; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
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