I'm trying to find out my family history. My name is Traci F. Gillow, I was born and raised in New York, Long Island My Father is William F. Gillow born in 1932 he was raised in New York City.
My Grandfather is William C. Gillow born in 1899 my Great Grandfather is Charles Gillow born around 1835 if not eariler My Grandfather William C. had two brother's Charles and Herbert "Herbie" was a his nickname
According to my father William F. several family memebers came to the United States in the late 1600's or earlier 1700's in New York City. My family once live Alsace and Lorraine which was located in France.When the Family was separated some went to England, and Germany and some stayed in France.
My father has indicated that are family fought in the War of the Roses in 1455 England and also believes they fought in the Crusades. This information was given to my father by his Grandfather Charles Gillow.
If their is anymore with similar family history please contact me.I'm looking forward hearing form all the Gillow's out their.Thank you for all your help.