I have Richard Gilliam b:12 Apr 1864 married to Nancy "Nanty" GILLIAM, Richards father as Richard Gilliam b:abt 1837 married to Martha Ann ROWE, this Richards father as Charles Gilliam b:abt 1807 married to Winnifred "Winnie" LEWIS. Have not completed the verification of this information, but may help you in your research. My husbands ggrandmother was Jalay GILLIAM daughter of Richard Gilliam married to Nancy GILLIAM. Trying to do research on both of our families . Good luck on your search.