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Hugh Gilliland
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1824
Jackson County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 1897
Jackson County
Ohio, USA

BIOGRAPHY: HISTORY OF LOWER SCIOTO VALLEY, OHIO - 1883 Jackson County Biographies - Lick Township
Hugh Gilliland. son of Samuel and Sarah (Krouskop) Gilliland, was born Feb. 5 1824 in Jackso n County where he was reared a farmer and received a limited education. He was employed as a teamster at Jackson Furnace for ten years and during that time saved $1000, which he invested successfully in lands. Since then he has engaged in farming and dealing in stock, and is the possessor of a farm of 400 acres in Franklin Township, in Lick Township - 310 acres where he resides. and also 320 acres in Jefferson Township. He also has $10,000 in the Tropic Iron Furnace. He was married 1 Mar 1849 Nancy Slavens, daughter of Charles and Margaret (McClure) Slavens, pioneers of Pike Co. Oh. where her father died at the age of 75 years. Her mother is living yet. aged 84 years. Seven children were born to Mr and Mrs Gilliland, one son and six daughters. The son died at the age of twenty two years. One daughter died when thirty one years old and the other at the age of eighteen years. Mr Gilliland has served one term as Trustee of Franklin Township. His parents settled in Jackson County in 1817. His father died at the age of sixty four years and his mother at the age of fifty five years.
Family links: 
  Samuel Gilliland (1787 - 1852)
  Sarah Krouskop Gilliland (1796 - 1848)
  Nancy Slavens Gilliland (1827 - 1887)*
  Florence Bell Gilliland Atkinson (1857 - 1933)*
  George Gilliland (1814 - 1886)*
  Samuel Gilliland (1818 - 1881)*
  Nathan Gilliland (1821 - 1863)*
  Hugh Gilliland (1824 - 1897)
  Jacob Gilliland (1827 - 1875)*
  Jackson Gilliland (1829 - 1910)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairmount Cemetery
Jackson County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Joy
Record added: May 17, 2010
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