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Elijah Gillespie
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Birth: May 12, 1747
Culpeper County
Virginia, USA
Death: 1819
Surry County
North Carolina, USA

Rev War Service Paid for Services or Supplies - DAR List

Owened 3,000 acres on both sides Fisher River near Dobson.

On Surry Co.,NC tax list for 1772.


Matthew Gillespie b ~1726 Montgomery Co.,PA d 1793 Abingdon, Great Rocky Creek,Abbevile Ds,SC

Anna b 1725 Augusta Co.,VA d 1747 Surry Co.,NC

Children not linked below (all surnames Gillespie):

Martha Patsy b 17 May 1782 Surry Co.,NC d 19 Dec 1863 Hawkins Co.,TN m 1) 1800 Archibald Tucker b 1774 NC d 28 Dec 1814 m 2)Abraham Britton

Thankful Frances b 3 Jun 1784 d 1875 Dobson,Surry,NC m 1806 James Warde Lafoon b 1785 Fisher River,Surry,NC

Dyly Diana b 26 Feb 1786 Surry Co.,NC d 6 May 1871 Dobson, Surry,NC m Tyre Dunnegan b 1787 Surry, NC d Dec 1864 Dobson, Surry,NC

Tyre Rabourn b 16 Jan 1788 Surry Co.,NC m 1) Sarah M Carter m 2) Mary Riggs

Alexander b 18 Mar 1790 Surry Co., NC d 1858 Surry Co.,NC m 9 Mar 1814 Eliz Dunnegan b 1789

Mary Parish b 22 Maar 1792 Surry Co.,NC m Mr. Warden

Rebecka b 27 Feb 1794 Surry Co.,NC m Drury Calliman

Elijah b 6 Jan 1797 Surry Co.,NC d 1860 Surry Co.,NC m Sarah Lafoon b ~1801

John Rabourn b 25 Jan 1803 Surry Co.,NC m Sarah Warden d 1860 
Family links: 
  Mary Rayburn Gillespie (1757 - 1833)*
  Sarah Gillespie Burch (1779 - 1869)*
  Alexander Gillespie (1789 - 1858)*
  Mahalah Gillespie Hodges (1799 - 1860)*
*Calculated relationship
Fisher River Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Surry County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Bonnie Schermer
Record added: Dec 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81679552

Thank you for your patriotic service during the birth of our great nation. DAR Ancestor #A044793. Rest in peace, my 6x-gr-grandfather.
- Pam Acquaviva Kalbfleisch
 Added: Mar. 19, 2016
4th great grandfather
- Cindy S Munson
 Added: Oct. 10, 2014

- Cherokee Rose
 Added: Feb. 15, 2013
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