The Brothers Gililland of Missouri:Information about John GILLILAND
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John GILLILAND (b. 1765, d. June 1849)John GILLILAND373 was born 1765 in Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, USA, and died June 1849 in Simpson, Kentucky, USA.He married Charity RICHARDSON on 1792 in Anderson, South Carolina, USA.
Notes for John GILLILAND:
Alternate Birth Year given as 1766
7/29/2001 : It was previously believed that the spelling of the
family name was Gilliland until changed by John Sanford
Gililland in 1860. However, property records from Lincoln County
Missouri have all family members recorded as Gililland as early
as 1825, including John Sanford's grandfather, John Richardson
Gililland, and his father, Allen Johnson Gililland. In addition,
all the grave markers in the Sulphur Lick and Fairview
Cemeteries predating 1850 spell the name Gililland.
John died in Simpson County, Kentucky, 1849, at the home of one
of his daughters, Martha Ann (Gilliland) Reeder.
More About John GILLILAND and Charity RICHARDSON:
Marriage: 1792, Anderson, South Carolina, USA.
Children of John GILLILAND and Charity RICHARDSON are:
- +John Richardson GILILLAND, b. January 17, 1793, Anderson, South Carolina, USA, d. January 28, 1852, Lincoln County, Missouri374.
- Elizabeth GILLILAND, b. 1795, d. 1855, Greene County, Illinois375.
- +Mathias R. GILILLAND, b. January 12, 1798, Kentucky, d. date unknown, Missouri.
- Martha Ann GILLILAND, b. November 25, 1803, Logan, Kentucky, d. March 20, 1889, Simpson County, Kentucky.
- James R. GILLILAND, b. 1804, Logan County, Kentucky376, d. date unknown.
- Mary "Polly" GILLILAND, b. 1805, Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, USA, d. date unknown.
- Nancy "Fanny" GILLILAND, b. 1806, d. date unknown.
- +Robert GILILLAND, b. April 01, 1806, Simpson, Kentucky, USA377, 378, d. October 09, 1874, Lincoln County, Missouri.