Notes for George Gillespie: GIVN George SURN Gillaspie NSFX , Jr. DATE 07 MAR 2001 Listed in Amherst Co. Personal Property Tax List 'B' of 1787 as George 'Gillispee' Jr. and as the only white male between the ages of 16 and 21 living in his fathers house.7 Listed in Amherst Co. Tax List of 1800 as George 'Gillespie' Jr. Owning 1 slave over 16, 1 slave under 16 and 2 horses.8 Between 1803 and 1811 moved with his family, his brother Lewis and his family to Franklin Co., TN. It is believed that George Sr.'s widow Mary moved with them.9 On Jun 7, 1790 when George was 20, he married Mary (Polly) Faris, daughter of Charles Faris & Mary (Molly), in Amherst Co., VA.2 Born abt 1765.4 Mary (Polly) died bef 1842; she was 77.9
More About George Gillespie: Date born 2: 1764, Albermarle, Virginia, USA.565 Date born 3: 1770, Albermarle, VA, USA.566 Date born 4: 1770, Albermarle, VA, USA.566 Date born 5: 1770, Albermarle, VA, USA.566 Gaduate: Was on the muster rolls of the Virginia Militiain in the War of 1812. Graduate: 16 Jun 1789, Bought 220 acres on the south fork of Shoe Creek or north fork of Piney River.
More About George Gillespie and Mary Polly Faris: Marriage: 07 Jun 1790, Amherst, VA.567
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