JOHN PLESTID, FLORE GILLIS at PEI
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Dawna Gillis at PEI
?Flora Gillis, daughter born about 1811 to Donald Gillies and Betsey MacNeill, married John Plestid of Grand River Parish on April 23, 18452 (p 172).
John, born about 1821, was the son of Thomas Plestid and Mary McKinnon(2source). Witnesses to the marriage were Neil MacDougald and Ann Plestid and several others.
A widow named Flora Gillis married Damien McNeil, widower of Christina Cameron, on October 21, 1879(2)- witnesses Steven McDonald and Margaret Gillis(2). However, it is not proven this is the same Flora.
children of FLore and John:
1.Joseph born August 19, 1846(2) baptized August 25 - God-parents were James Gillis and Marie Gillis.
2.Mary Ann born January 28, 1849 baptized January 30, 1849 - God-parents were James MacDougald and Ann Plastead
3.Thomas J. born on 3 Jul 1851, baptized August 3, 18512. Thomas married Mary Ann McLellan on Sept. 4, 1884 in Saint Mary's Church,Indian River, P.E.I.. Mary Ann was the
daughter of John McLellan She was born on 25 Apr 1859 in Grand River and baptized 16 Jul 1859 in Grand River. She died in 1946 in ? and was buried at Grand River. Thomas died
in 1905 and was buried in St. Patrick's R.C. Church, Grand River.
iJohn Alexander Plasted was born on 8 Sep 1890 in Grand River He died in 1950.
iiEva May Plasted was born on 8 May 1894 in Grand River
iiiJoseph J. Plasted was born on 11 Aug 1895 in Grand River
ivAnnie F. Plasted was born on 12 Jun 1898 in Grand River
4.Daniel born August 10, 1853, baptized August, 18535 - God-parents were Donald MacDougald and Matilda Gillis