Group 1 DNA test kit #40964 more lineage info
- I have just received a little more information about the descendants
of the GROUP 1 possible orphan.
DNA TEST KIT #40964
Kit #40964 was a surprise 35/37 DNA match to Richard Gillespie DNA
test kit #38870 and DNA test kit #46283. JOHN W. GILLESPIE may have
been an orphan. His parents/siblings are unknown. His connection to
THOMAS GILLESPIE and NAOMI THOMPSON and Col. GEORGE GILLESPIE has
not been established. This DNA kit along with others in Group 1
have been upgraded to 67 markers.
#1 JOHN W. GILLESPIE ca. 1824 1868 m. MARTHA JANE STUART b. ca.
1825 d. 6-20-1906, married 3-17-1846 in Jonesborough, Washington Co.
Tennessee. The parents of Martha are also unknown.
Children of John W. and Martha J.:
1.JOHN FREDERICK GILLESPIE b. ca. 1848
2.WILLIAM PENN GILLESPIE b. ca. 1850 d. 11-23-1926
3.BENJAMIN DELANEY GILLESPIE b. 9-17-1851 d. 3-11-1915
4.PETER GARDNER GILLISPIE b. 7-24-1855 TN 5.GEORGE WASHINGTON
GILLISPIE b. 9-15-1858 d. 2-14-1936
#2 PETER GARDNER GILLISPIE b. 7-24-1855 TN d. 4-10-1931, married
MARY MELVINA "Polly" LANE on 12-31-1877 in Scott Co. VA. She d. 5-2-
1909 in CO.
#3 Private d. MO