Susannah Gilliland

Female6 May 1812–8 October 1876

Brief Life History of Susannah

When Susannah Gilliland was born on 6 May 1812, in Jackson, Ohio, United States, her father, Hugh Gilliland, was 29 and her mother, Rebecca Martin, was 19. She married James Kincaid Sr. on 24 February 1832, in Jackson, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Jefferson Township, Jackson, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Hamilton Township, Jackson, Ohio, United States in 1860. She died on 8 October 1876, in Jackson, Ohio, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Grahamsville, Scioto Township, Jackson, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Kincaid Sr.
Susannah Gilliland
Marriage: 24 February 1832
Rebecca Kincaid
Terecia Kincaid
Louisa Kincaid
Hugh Kincaid
Isaiah Kincaid
Jane Kincaid
Julia Ann Kincaid
George W Kincaid
Mahala Josephine Kincaid
Benjamin Franklin Kincaid
James Mathew Kincaid Jr.

Sources (9)

  • Susan Kincaid in household of James Kincaid, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Susan Gilleland, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Susan Gilland in entry for Rebecca Claar, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 February 1832Jackson, Ohio, United States
  • Children (11)

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    Siblings (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 7

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    1820 · Making States Equal

    Age 8

    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 18

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and Irish (Ulster): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Fhaolain (Scottish) or Mac Giolla Fhaoláin (Irish) ‘son of the servant of St. Faolán (Fillan)’. Compare McClellan .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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