Adair County Iowa
John Gillis (born May 4, 1823 in Ireland)
Gillis is also spelled "Gilles" is some records
Alvira Emaline (Lampman) Gillis (born July 18, 1829 in New York or Vermont)
(other spellings and order found in Census for this person-Emiline, Almira, and Emmeline)
They had 4 children, Ida May, Ethor, Aaron, and Orson Frank. Ida May married Orestus John Piper and Orson Frank married Eliza Jane McLaughlin. After her death, he married Minnie Beeler.
Contributed by great granddaughter, Carlyss Noland