WILLIAM GILL [of Providence Township] was born in Summit County, Ohio, February 11, 1831; came to Lucas County in 1844. Married Mary Gray in November, 1856. She was born in Virginia, January 11, 1842. Eight children bless their home: Theodore, George, William A., Emma A., James F., Harry E., Frederick and Addie A. Mr. Gill is a carpenter by trade; has been farming for 37 years. His Post Office address is Grand Rapids, Ohio.
Source: Clark Waggoner, ed., History of the City of Toledo and Lucas County, Ohio Illustrated (New York and Toledo: Munsell & Company, Publishers, 1888), p. 11.