George Washington Gillaspie

about 1787–24 February 1855 (Age 68)
Columbia, Boone, Missouri, United States

The Life of George Washington

When George Washington Gillaspie was born about 1787, his father, William Gillespie, was 29 and his mother, Nancy Ann Hudson, was 31. He married Sally Pertwood on 13 January 1810, in Kentucky, United States. He died on 24 February 1855, in Columbia, Boone, Missouri, United States, at the age of 68.

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George Washington Gillaspie
Sally Pertwood
Marriage: 13 January 1810

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13 January 1810
Kentucky, United States

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World Events (7)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 0

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 1

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Age 21

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish or Irish Gillespie .

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

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