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Sylvester was the son of Paul Jillson and Zilphia Sweet. He had brothers Orrin Clark and Denzill D Jillson who had Gardner connections and, thus, the descendants of Paul are given below rather than just Sylvester.
Descendants of Paul Jillson, including sons Sylvester, Orrin, and Denzill.
Generation No. 1
1. PAUL1 JILLSON He married ZYLPHA SWEET.
Children of PAUL JILLSON and ZYLPHA SWEET are:
2. i. SYLVESTER WEEKS2 JILLSON, b. 07 Apr 1813, Richmond NH; d. 21 May 1884, Warwick MA.
3. ii. ORRIN CLARK JILLSON, b. 24 Dec 1827, Richmond NH; d. 1887.
4. iii. DENZILL D JILLSON, b. 1830, Richmond NH; d. 29 Sep 1898, Gardner MA.
Generation No. 2
2. SYLVESTER WEEKS2 JILLSON (PAUL1) was born 07 Apr 1813 in Richmond NH, and died 21 May 1884 in Warwick MA. He married (1) MARY KENDALL 17 Oct 1837 in Richmond NH, daughter of JONATHAN KENDALL and MARY NICHOLS. She was born 12 Feb 1812 in Hubbardston MA, and died 14 Mar 1856 in Warwick MA. He married (2) LAVINA BARTLETT 18 Feb 1857 in Gardner MA, daughter of BANI BARTLETT and PHILADELPHIA PICKERING. She was born 16 Jun 1814 in Cumberland RI, and died 18 Jul 1889 in Springfield MA.
Children of SYLVESTER JILLSON and MARY KENDALL are:
5. i. JUSTUS KENDALL3 JILLSON, b. 17 Nov 1839, Gardner MA; d. 09 Dec 1881, Springfield MA.
ii. HENRY HARRISON JILLSON, b. 06 Nov 1841, Gardner MA; d. Aft. 1910; m. JANETTE E BALL, 21 Aug 1872, Warwick MA; b. Abt. 1851, MA; d. Aft. 1910.
iii. LEANDER SYLVESTER JILLSON, b. 17 Mar 1844, Gardner MA; d. 24 Feb 1862, Roanoke Island NC.
iv. EMELINE ROSETTE JILLSON, b. 24 Oct 1853, Warwick MA; d. Aft. 1865.
3. ORRIN CLARK2 JILLSON (PAUL1) was born 24 Dec 1827 in Richmond NH, and died 1887. He married (1) CAROLINE ABIGAIL PERRY 16 May 1849 in Gardner MA, daughter of CALEB PERRY and CAROLINE BENNETT. She was born Abt. 1833, and died Bet. 1850 - 1865. He married (2) FRANCENA MARIA KENDALL 16 Jun 1869 in Gardner MA, daughter of DAVID KENDALL and LUCY KEMP. She was born 09 Jan 1848 in Gardner MA, and died 1935.
Children of ORRIN JILLSON and FRANCENA KENDALL are:
6. i. LOUIS KENDALL3 JILLSON, b. 09 Dec 1870, Grafton MA; d. Aft. 1930.
ii. HARRY M JILLSON, b. Jun 1874, MA; d. 1945.
4. DENZILL D2 JILLSON (PAUL1) was born 1830 in Richmond NH, and died 29 Sep 1898 in Gardner MA. He married ABIGAIL S KENDALL 29 Apr 1855 in Worcester MA, daughter of HUBBARD KENDALL and RHODA SAWIN. She was born 12 Nov 1834 in Gardner MA, and died 04 Feb 1901 in Gardner MA.
Children of DENZILL JILLSON and ABIGAIL KENDALL are:
7. i. LILLIAN MELISSA3 JILLSON, b. Jun 1856, MA; d. Aft. 1930.
8. ii. ALICE HARRIET JILLSON, b. 29 Apr 1861, Gardner MA; d. 10 Apr 1902, Gardner MA.
9. iii. GEORGE WASHINGTON JILLSON, b. 11 Jul 1869, Fitchburg MA; d. Aft. 1940.
Generation No. 3
5. JUSTUS KENDALL3 JILLSON (SYLVESTER WEEKS2, PAUL1) was born 17 Nov 1839 in Gardner MA, and died 09 Dec 1881 in Springfield MA. He married ELLEN A GATES 21 Nov 1868 in Petersham MA, daughter of MOSES GATES and ANN ?. She was born 18 Nov 1839 in Barre MA, and died 29 Apr 1920 in Worcester MA.
Children of JUSTUS JILLSON and ELLEN GATES are:
i. HERBERT L4 JILLSON, b. Sep 1870, Columbia SC; d. 20 Jun 1943, Concord NH; m. EVA A PARKER, 03 Jun 1896, Worcester MA - later divorced; b. Mar 1874, MA; d. Aft. 1920.
ii. ALLAN K JILLSON, b. Abt. 1875, Columbia SC; d. 10 Oct 1893, Worcester MA.
6. LOUIS KENDALL3 JILLSON (ORRIN CLARK2, PAUL1) was born 09 Dec 1870 in Grafton MA, and died Aft. 1930. He married (1) JULIA B ?. She was born Abt. 1869 in NY, and died Aft. 1940. He married (2) ALICE MAY KNOWLTON 03 Feb 1892 in Gardne MA, daughter of CHARLES KNOWLTON and MARY EATON. She was born 16 Sep 1873 in MA, and died Aft. 1930.
Children of LOUIS JILLSON and ALICE KNOWLTON are:
i. MILDRED ALICE4 JILLSON, b. 25 Sep 1892, Gardner MA; d. Aft. 1920.
ii. LOUISE JILLSON, b. Abt. 1905, NY; d. Aft. 1930.
7. LILLIAN MELISSA3 JILLSON (DENZILL D2, PAUL1) was born Jun 1856 in MA, and died Aft. 1930. She married DANIEL WEBSTER FAIRBANKS 25 Jun 1878 in Winchendon/Royalston MA, son of SARDIS FAIRBANK and CAROLINE DAVIS. He was born 10 Oct 1856 in Templeton MA, and died Bet. 1910 - 1920.
Children of LILLIAN JILLSON and DANIEL FAIRBANKS are:
i. ERNEST E4 FAIRBANKS, b. 18 Oct 1878, Winchendon MA; d. Aft. 1920.
10. ii. GRACE LILLIAN FAIRBANKS, b. 17 Oct 1881, Gardner MA; d. Aft. 1930.
iii. CHILD FAIRBANKS, b. 28 Nov 1884, Gardner MA.
iv. CHARLES WALTER FAIRBANKS, b. 06 Mar 1886, Gardner MA; d. Aft. 1911.
8. ALICE HARRIET3 JILLSON (DENZILL D2, PAUL1) was born 29 Apr 1861 in Gardner MA, and died 10 Apr 1902 in Gardner MA. She married FRED BERT CLARK 25 Apr 1884 in Winchendon MA, son of ALBERT CLARK and JEMIMA ?. He was born 01 Nov 1862 in Springfield MA, and died 1956.
Child of ALICE JILLSON and FRED CLARK is:
11. i. ROY L4 CLARK, b. 02 Jun 1887, Springfield MA; d. Aft. 1940.
9. GEORGE WASHINGTON3 JILLSON (DENZILL D2, PAUL1) was born 11 Jul 1869 in Fitchburg MA, and died Aft. 1940. He married (1) MAGGIE M NOLAN 05 Sep 1894 in Gardner MA, daughter of THOMAS NOLAN and ADDRIAN ACKER. She was born Abt. 1877 in Lunenburg Nova Scotia, and died 22 Dec 1912 in Malden MA. He married (2) MARY ISABELLE MINER LAPIERE 07 Jun 1915 in Somerville MA, daughter of FRED LAPIERE and IDA VALENTINE. She was born Abt. 1876 in VT, and died Aft. 1940.
Children of GEORGE JILLSON and MAGGIE NOLAN are:
i. EVA MAY4 JILLSON, b. 15 Jan 1897, Gardner MA; d. Aft. 1920; m. EVERETT MANSON TILTON, 20 Feb 1915, Somerville MA.
ii. MERTON HENRY JILLSON, b. 31 Oct 1898, Gardner MA; d. Aft. 1920.
iii. HAROLD HERMAN JILLSON, b. 25 Jun 1904, Gardner MA; d. Aft. 1920.
Generation No. 4
10. GRACE LILLIAN4 FAIRBANKS (LILLIAN MELISSA3 JILLSON, DENZILL D2, PAUL1) was born 17 Oct 1881 in Gardner MA, and died Aft. 1930. She married CHARLES N SPICER 17 Sep 1902 in Gardner MA. He was born Abt. 1880 in CT, and died Aft. 1930.
Children of GRACE FAIRBANKS and CHARLES SPICER are:
i. LUCIE A5 SPICER, b. Abt. 1905, CT; d. Aft. 1930.
ii. ROBERT J SPICER, b. Abt. 1908, MA; d. Aft. 1930.
11. ROY L4 CLARK (ALICE HARRIET3 JILLSON, DENZILL D2, PAUL1) was born 02 Jun 1887 in Springfield MA, and died Aft. 1940. He married RUTH E STEVENS 30 Sep 1908 in Needham MA. She was born Abt. 1887 in MA, and died Aft. 1940.
Child of ROY CLARK and RUTH STEVENS is:
i. ALICE LOUISE5 CLARK, b. 05 Jul 1909, MA; d. Aft. 1920.