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Rev John Gemmill

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Rev John Gemmill

Birth
Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death
14 Sep 1814 (aged 54)
Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial
Malvern, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA Add to Map
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Another contributor has info that show John was a vet. Rev. John, V. D. M.The son of John Gemmill and Elizabeth Porter. The husband of Sarah Hollingshead Knox (the widow of Col. Robert Knox). After she died, he married Rebecca Irwin (2nd cousin).

He was ordained 3 Nov 1791 at the Great Valley Presbyterian Church.

John and Rebecca had the following children:

John Gemmill (1804-1885)
Eliza Violetta Porter Gemmill Trimble (1805-1884)
Caroline Francis Gemmill Brinton (1807-1829)
Amelia Sophia Gemmill Royer (1811-1836)
Another contributor has info that show John was a vet. Rev. John, V. D. M.The son of John Gemmill and Elizabeth Porter. The husband of Sarah Hollingshead Knox (the widow of Col. Robert Knox). After she died, he married Rebecca Irwin (2nd cousin).

He was ordained 3 Nov 1791 at the Great Valley Presbyterian Church.

John and Rebecca had the following children:

John Gemmill (1804-1885)
Eliza Violetta Porter Gemmill Trimble (1805-1884)
Caroline Francis Gemmill Brinton (1807-1829)
Amelia Sophia Gemmill Royer (1811-1836)

Inscription

Sacred to the memory of Rev. John Gemmill, who departed this life September 14, 1814. His eminent ability as a teach of the religion of Christ, his social virtues, his private worth and his superior attainments in science, are enshrined in the fond memory of his bereaved admirers. His patriotic and public service are recorded in the annals of his country.

Gravesite Details

aged 54 years



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  • Created by: The Ancestor Hunter
  • Added: Nov 13, 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/22881155/john-gemmill: accessed ), memorial page for Rev John Gemmill (12 Nov 1759–14 Sep 1814), Find a Grave Memorial ID 22881155, citing Saint Peter's Church in the Great Valley Cemetery, Malvern, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA; Maintained by The Ancestor Hunter (contributor 46853198).