DNA KIT #94867 ROBERT GILLESPIE died 1798 in Botetourt County, VA
- New DNA test participant.
DNA KIT #94867 This is a 37 marker DNA kit. This test participant is a
descendant of Robert Gillespie of Clifton Forge, Virginia. We expect
this kit to match GROUP 2.
Robert Gillaspy, Sr. Born about 1730 in Northern Ireland about 1730.
Robert's children mentioned in his will of May 1797 were:
William born 1755 married Sarah Carpenter. They moved to Gallia County
Ohio. William died 1833.
James born 1759, married Mary Robinson, moved to Shelby County Ky.
James died about 1800.
Isbella born 1792 married James Gillispie son of William and Mary
Gillespie, they moved to Montgomery County ( what state? CKM)
Robert Gillispie Jr. born 1768 married Mary Galloway died 1853 He was
the only son who stayed in Allegheny County One of their sons
Alexander moved to Kanawha County about 1841.
Generations for this test participant:
#1 ROBERT GILLESPIE died 1798 in Botetourt County, VA
#2 ROBERT GILLESPIE died before May, 1853 in Alleghany County, VA
#3 ALEXANDER GILLESPIE m. 1822 MARTHA "PATSY" WRIGHT in Alleghany
County, VA; died in 1862 in Kanawha County, (West) Virginia.
#4 WILLIAM HARVEY GILLESPIE born 1826 in Allegheny County, VA; m.
Elizabeth Ann Gillespie 1850 in Alleghany Co. VA; died 1917 in Kanawha