Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Gillilands in:
 • Gilliland Cemetery
 • Cross Plains
 • Ripley County
 • Indiana
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Richard Gilliland
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: 1765, Ireland
Death: Mar. 11, 1838
Cross Plains
Ripley County
Indiana, USA

Born circa 1765 in Ireland
Died March 11, 1838.

Richard and other Gilliland family members probably emigrated from Ireland to Philadelphia in the late 1700s (1770 1780).

Sometime around 1780 1790, the Gilliland family moved to the Western Reserve of Ohio.
By 1800, Richard Gililand was living in Fermanagh township, Mifflin borough, present day county of Juniata, Pennsylvania.

Married "Ann" in Pennsylvania.

The children of Richard and Ann Gilliland were all probably born in the present day county of Juniata, Pennsylvania:
William Gilliland (born c. 1808)
Jane Gilliland (born c. 1810)
Margaret Gilliland (born 1800 1810?)
Samuel Gillilland (born 1800?)

Early pioneer of Ripley County, Indiana; owned a farm near Cross Plains, Indiana; buried on his old farmland. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ann Gilliland (1772 - 1858)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Gilliland Williams (1800 - 1883)*
  William Gilliland (1801 - 1885)*
  Jane Gilliland Ross (1805 - 1873)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In memory of
Richard Gilliland
who died March 11,
1838
in the 73rd year
of his age


 
Burial:
Gilliland Cemetery
Cross Plains
Ripley County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Michael Reither
Record added: Aug 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40968232
Richard Gilliland
Added by: Michael Reither
 
Richard Gilliland
Added by: Michael Reither
 
Richard Gilliland
Added by: Michael Reither
 
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Donna Gilliland
 Added: Feb. 5, 2015
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service