Susannah Gilliland

6 May 1812–8 October 1876 (Age 64)
Jackson, Ohio, United States

The Life 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.

Spouse and Children

24 February 1832
Jackson, Ohio, United States


    Rebecca Kincaid


    Terecia Kincaid



    Hugh Kincaid


    Isaiah Kincaid


+6 More Children

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+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 northern Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Fhaoláin (Scottish) or Mac Giolla Fhaoláin (Irish) ‘son of the servant of St Faolán’. Compare McClellan . Woulfe thinks that the Irish version died out and all modern forms were taken to Ulster from Scotland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Susan Kincaid in household of James Kincaid, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Susan Kincaid in household of James Kincaid, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Susan Gilland in entry for Rebecca Claar, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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