WALTON COUNTY (FLORIDA) CENSUS – 1860
June 8th, 1860. Residing at Douglasville. Head of household John Gillis, age 49, male, born in Scotland; Christian Gillis, age 38, female, born in SC; Angus Gillis, age 16, male, born in FL; Florida Gillis, age 14, female, born in FL; Donald Gillis, age 12, male, born in FL; Norman Gillis, age 10, male, born in FL; Duncan Gillis, age 8, male, born in FL; John N. Gillis, age 6, male, born in FL; Margaret C. Gillis, age 3, female, born in FL; Nancy Gillis , age 4 months, female, born in FL.
WALTON COUNTY (FLORIDA) AGRICULTURAL SCHEDULE – 1860
In 1860, John Gillis (head of household) owned 32 acres improved land, 48 acres unimproved land, a farm valued at $800.00; farm implements and machinery valued at $30.00, and livestock valued at $325.00
Angus Gillis was a practicing physician in Walton and Washington counties, Florida prior to his enlistment.