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George Gillespie (b. 1770, d. Mar 1842)George Gillespie (son of George Gillespie and Mary Moore) was born 1770 in Albemarle, VA, and died Mar 1842 in Franklin, TN565.He married Mary Polly Faris on 07 Jun 1790 in Amherst, VA565, daughter of Mary Ann Saunders.
Notes for George Gillespie:
NSFX , Jr.
DATE 07 MAR 2001
Listed in Amherst Co. Personal Property Tax List 'B' of 1787 as George
'Gillispee' Jr. and as the only white male between the ages of 16 and 21
living in his fathers house.7 Listed in Amherst Co. Tax List of 1800 as
George 'Gillespie' Jr. Owning 1 slave over 16, 1 slave under 16 and 2
horses.8 Between 1803 and 1811 moved with his family, his brother Lewis
and his family to Franklin Co., TN. It is believed that George Sr.'s
widow Mary moved with them.9
On Jun 7, 1790 when George was 20, he married Mary (Polly) Faris,
daughter of Charles Faris & Mary (Molly), in Amherst Co., VA.2 Born abt
1765.4 Mary (Polly) died bef 1842; she was 77.9
More About George Gillespie:
Date born 2: 1764, Albermarle, Virginia, USA.565
Date born 3: 1770, Albermarle, VA, USA.566
Date born 4: 1770, Albermarle, VA, USA.566
Date born 5: 1770, Albermarle, VA, USA.566
Gaduate: Was on the muster rolls of the Virginia Militiain in the War of 1812.
Graduate: 16 Jun 1789, Bought 220 acres on the south fork of Shoe Creek or north fork of Piney River.
More About George Gillespie and Mary Polly Faris:
Marriage: 07 Jun 1790, Amherst, VA.567
Children of George Gillespie and Mary Polly Faris are:
- Henry Gillespie, b. 1798567, d. date unknown.
- George Gillespie, b. 1803567, d. date unknown.
- Polly Gillespie, d. date unknown.
- Salina Gillespie, d. date unknown.
- Sophie Gillespie, d. date unknown.
- Susan Gillespie, d. date unknown.
- Cynthia Gillespie, d. date unknown.
- Elizabeth Gillespie, b. 1805, Amherst, Virginia568, d. date unknown.
- Clementine Gillespie, d. date unknown.
- Julia Ann Gillespie, d. date unknown.