30 June 2013

Matthew Gillespie

1807 — 1861

photographic studio portrait of Judge Matthew Gillespie
Madison County, Illinois?; about 1882?  Permission of Thomas G. Allen; all rights reserved.

Judge Matthew Gillespie

This photograph appears to be the source for the engraving which accompanied a biographical sketch of Judge Matthew Gillespie published in 1882.

Brief Genealogy

Matthew Gillespie's family

David Gillespie ( ? - ? )

Sarah [---?---] ( ? - ? )

I have no information about David & Sarah Gillespie beyond what was presented in the biographical sketch of Judge Matthew Gillespie published in 1882.

Their known children:

  • Matthew Gillespie (1807-1861)
  • Joseph Gillespie (1809- ? )

Nancy Gordon's family

Details of the birth family of Nancy Gordon are not known at this time.

Gillespie - Gordon family

Matthew Gillespie's 1st marriage

Mrs. Martha (McGrew) Hynes' family

Details of the birth family of Martha McGrew or of her first marriage are not known at this time.

Gillespie - Hynes family

Matthew Gillespie's 2nd marriage

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