New Albany Evening Tribune, Monday, June 10, 1907, pg 4
David Sillings, an old resident of the county, died yesterday morning at his home, East Fourth and Elm street, after a lingering illness of dropsy and rheumatism. He was eighty two years old and leaves a wife, four sons and three daughters. He formerly resided in Georgetown township. The funeral will take place tomorrow afternoon from his late home, the Rev. B. F. Cato, pastor of the Central Christian church, officiating. The interment will be at Fairview cemetery.
Death cert. #3595 gives parents David Sillings and Nancy Crowder. m1.15 May 1849 Floyd Co., IN, to Mary Jane Criswell m2.15 Jul 1854 Crawford Co., IN, to Telitha Creech.