IRELAND: WILLS – Co Armagh

County Armagh

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Alexander Gillespie, death Feb 26, 1889, late of Annagharap, Co Armagh, merchant’s assistant . Grant June 24, 1889 at Armagh of 190 pounds 10 shillings to Jane Gillespie of Annagharap, widow, the mother

Anne Gillespie late of Drum County Armagh Widow who died 15 May 1888 at same place were granted June 18, 1890 at Armagh to Sarah Costigan (Wife of William Costigan) of Killylea in said County, the Daughter, 18 pounds 10 shillings.

Archibald Gillespie late of Armagh Building Contractor who died 12 April 1914 granted August 13, 1914 at Armagh to Catherine Gillespie the Widow 1,078 pounds, 10 s 1 d.

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Catherine Gillespie of 4 Tower Hill Armagh County Armagh widow died 11 June 1962 at Tower Hill Hospital Armagh Probate Belfast 20 July 1962 to Herbert Sherwood Halpin superintendent and James Cyril Matthew Anderson presbyterian minister. Effects £6541 12s. 9d.

Christina Gillespie  of Pollnagh County Armagh widow died 20 November 1941 Probate Belfast 2 February 1942 to Isaac Nugent farmer. Effects £1155 11s. 11d.

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David Gillespie late of Armagh County Armagh Merchant who died 24 March 1906 granted at Armagh August 22, 1906 to Joseph Gillespie and Robert Gillespie Merchants.17,891pounds, 11 s, 3 d.

David Gillespie Administration of the Estate of David Gillespie late of Armagh County Armagh Farmer who died 18 August 1922 granted at Belfast Sept 25, 1922 to Isabella Gillespie the Widow Effects £101 5s.

David Gillespie of Lisavague County Armagh farm labourer died 20 December 1927 Probate Belfast 10 May 1928 to James Gillespie farmer. Effects £35 19s. 8d.

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Eliza Gillespie late of Coolkill County Armagh Spinster who died 7 March 1917 granted at Armagh June 20, 1917 to George Hanthorn Farmer 122 pounds, 16 s.

Eliza Jane Gillespie of 52 English Street Upper Armagh county Armagh widow died 21 October 1948 Probate Belfast 1 February 1949 to John W.P. Elliott methodist minister and John A. Peel solicitor. Effects £8365 15s. 10d.

Elizabeth Jane Gillespie of 68A Corcrain Drive Portadown County Armagh spinster died 7 July 1965 Probate Belfast 18 August 1965 to Meta Wells married woman. Effects £1288 18s.

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George Gillespie late of Annabarap County Armagh Farmer who died 13 March 1884 at same place was proved at Armagh July 20, 1894 by Anne Gillespie of Annaharap Widow the sole Executrix. Effects 204 pounds. (See next entry).

The Will of George Gillespie late of Annabarap County Armagh Farmer who died 13 March 1884 at same place was proved at Armagh July 20, 1884 by Anne Gillespie of Annaharap Widow the sole Executrix. 204 pounds. (see next entry)

Administration (with the Will) of the unadministered estate of George Gillespie late of Annagharap County Armagh Farmer who died 13 March 1884 granted at Armagh July 25, 1901  to James Gillespie Labourer (Former Grant 20 July 1894). 204 pounds.

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Helena Victoria Gillespie – see Co Wicklow

Letters of Administration (with the Will annexed) of the personal estate of Henry Gillespie late of Armagh County Armagh Farmer deceased who died 31 May 1877 at same place were granted at Armagh July 21, 1877 to Robert Gillespie of Annagh (Killylea) aforesaid Farmer a Brother and one of the Next-of-Kin and the sole Legatee. Effects under 100 pounds.

Henry Gillespie late of Derryletiff County Armagh Farmer who died 14 December 1895 were granted at Armagh Jan 22, 1896 to Jane Gillespie of Derrylettiff Spinster the Daughter. Effects 17 pounds.

Henry Gillespie of Afton Bungalow Legacurry County Armagh army pensioner died 22 August 1953 Probate Belfast 2 November 1953 to Martha Gillespie the widow. Effects £626 5s. 10d.

Hugh Gillespie late of Naul County Armagh Farmer who died 1 November 1892 at same place was proved at Armagh  by Hugh Gillespie of Naul Farmer the sole Executor. Granted June 5, 1893 151 pounds.

Probate of the Will of the late Hugh Gillespie, Naul, Co. Armagh, Farmer, who died 8 August 1920, granted at Armagh, 17 September 1920 to Rebecca Wright, Spinster, the niece. Effects: £601 5s 4d.

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Letters of Administration (with the Will annexed) of the personal estate of Isaac Gillespie late of Tullynamallogue County Armagh Millwright and Farmer who died 30 August 1888 at same place were granted at Armagh March 27, 1889 to John Wilson of Tassagh said County Loftman the Universal Legatee. 120 pounds 10 s.

Isabella Gillespie of Annagh Killylea county Armagh widow died 4 June 1949 at saint Luke’s Hospital Armagh Administration Belfast 17 September 1959 to Martha Roy widow. Effects £84 15s.

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The Will (with one Codicil) of James Gillespie late of Drum County Armagh Farmer who died 25 December 1886 at same place was proved at Armagh by John Costigan of Annaghananney Farmer and William Costigan of Killylea Publican both said County the Executors. Granted April 27, 1892 149 pounds, 1 s.

Administration of the Unadministered Estate of James Gillespie late of Drum County Armagh Farmer who died 19 February 1891 granted at Armagh Feb 14, 1912 to Robert Gillespie Farmer. 100 pounds.  See next entry.

Letters of Administration of the personal estate of James Gillespie late of Drum County Armagh Farmer who died 19 February 1891 at same place were granted at Armagh May 10, 1892 to William Warden of Ballydoo said County Farmer the Guardian of the Minor Children. (Limited). Effects £128 10s.

Probate of the Will of James Gillespie late of Derrylettiff County Armagh Farmer who died 21 August 1899 granted at Armagh August 8, 1900 to John Love Farmer. Effects 25 pounds.

James Gillespie of Lisavague County Armagh farmer died 15 March 1935 Probate Belfast 30 May 1935 to James Mehaffy farmer and John McGrane farmer and J.P. Effects £210 4s. 2d.

James Gillespie of Lisavague Tandragee county Armagh farmer died 18 September 1960 Administration Belfast 4 October 1961 to Sophia Gillespie the widow. Effects £1081 3s. 6d.

Probate of the Will of Jane Gillespie late of Annagharap County Armagh Widow who died 8 March 1904 granted at Armagh April 23, 1904 to Hannah Gillespie Widow. Effects 150 pounds.

Administration of the Estate of Jane Gillespie late of 34 Union Street Lurgan County Armagh who died 10 August 1913 at Chicago granted at Armagh Jan 22, 1914 to James Gillespie Schoolmaster (Retired) the Husband. 7 pounds 4s 2d.

Probate of the Will of Jane Gillespie late of Annagharap County Armagh Widow who died 8 March 1904 granted at Armagh April 23, 1904 to Hannah Gillespie Widow. 150 pounds.

Probate of the Will of John Gillespie late of Lislooney County Armagh Farmer who died 6 December 1905 granted at Armagh April 10, 1906 to Joseph Gillespie and Robert Gillespie Merchants and Moses Gillespie Farmer. 3,255 pounds, 4s.

Probate of the Will of John Gillespie late of Lisavague, Co. Armagh, Farmer, who died 18 December 1920 granted at Armagh 18 June 1921 to James Gillespie, Farmer, the brother. Effects: £5 0s 0d

Probate of the Will of John Gillespie late of Lisavague County Armagh Farmer who died 21 May 1922 granted at Belfast Oct 27, 1922 to Robert Dermott and David Camblin Farmers Effects £50

John Gillespie of Station Villa Portadown county Armagh station master died 21 March 1930 at Portadown Administration Belfast 17 April 1930 to Agnes Gillespie the widow. Effects £1389 4s. 8d.

John Gillespie of Lisloony County Armagh farmer died 19 February 1932 at The County Infirmary Armagh Probate Belfast 9 1932 June to Moses Gillespie farmer. Effects £1959 1s. 3d.

Letters of Administration of the personal estate of Joseph Gillespie late of Corr Aughatarragh County Armagh Farmer who died 30 September 1891 at same place granted at Armagh July 18, 1892 to John Gillespie of Corr Aughatarragh Farmer the Brother. 116 pounds, 4s, 9d.

John Francis Gillespie of Cormeen Killylea County Armagh pupil nursing attendant died 4 October 1962 at Ballyrea Armagh county Armagh Administration Belfast 27 May 1963 to Annie Gillespie widow. Effects £60.

Letters of Administration of the personal estate of Joseph Gillespie late of Corr Aughatarragh County Armagh Farmer who died 30 September 1891 at same place granted at Armagh July 18, 1892 to John Gillespie of Corr Aughatarragh Farmer the Brother. Effects £116 4s. 9d.

Probate of the Will of Joseph Gillespie late of Armagh County Armagh Merchant who died 14 December 1906 granted at Armagh Feb 27, 1906 to Robert Gillespie Merchant. Effects £6,458

Probate of the Will of Joseph Gillespie late of Lislooney County Armagh Farmer who died 10 July 1909 granted at Armagh Dec 24, 1909 to John Gillespie and Moses Gillespie Farmers. Effects £478

Probate of the Will of Joseph Gillespie late of Knocknamuckley County Armagh Farmer who died 15 December 1914 granted at Armagh June 25, 1915 to Samuel Porter Postman and Oliver Gillespie Farmer. Effects £118 4s. 6d.

Joseph Gillespie of Ballaghy Armagh County Armagh farmer died 15 June 1946 Administration Belfast 20 December 1946 to Joseph Gillespie farmer. Effects £4971 17s. 9d.

Joseph Gillespie of Woodpark Tynan County Armagh farmer died 11 March 1949 Administration Belfast 17 April 1952 to Mary Margaret Gillespie the widow. Effects £444 10s.

Joseph Gillespie of Tonnagh Killylea County Armagh farmer died 16 December 1958 Probate Belfast 7 July  1959 to Robert Diffin and Robert Gillespie farmers. Effects £15556 15s. 1d.

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Laura Caroline Gillespie of Richmond Terrace Armagh County Armagh widow died 24 November 1935 Administration Belfast 12 February 1936 to David Reginald Thackerary Gillespie grocer. Effects £29 10s. 6d.

Lois May Gillespie of Folly Lane Armagh county Armagh married woman died 23 January 1958 Probate Belfast 27 June 1958 to John Spence Bradbury stockbroker and Patricia Margaret Phillips married woman. Effects £1101 3s. 6d.

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Probate of the Will of Margaret Gillespie late of Grangemore County Armagh Widow who died 3 January 1898 granted at Armagh March 7 1898 o James Gillespie of Armagh Baker. Effects £78 15s.

Probate of the Will of Margaret Gillespie late of 10 Abbey Street Armagh Widow who died 1 February 1915 granted at Armagh June 22, 1915 to Martha Campbell Widow. Effects 3,317 pounds, 17s, 1d.

Martha Gillespie of Roughan Portadown County Armagh spinster died 27 September 1961 at The Hospital Lurgan county Armagh Administration Belfast 30 March 1962 to William Henry Gillespie farmer. Effects £153 9s. 6

The Will of Mary Gillespie late of Armagh Widow who died 23 April 1888 at same place was proved at Armagh May 15, 1888 by Mary Jane Diffin (Wife of Henry Diffin) of Armagh the sole Executrix. Effects £64

Mary Gillespie of Ballyards Armagh County Armagh spinster died 23 April 1949 Probate Belfast 23 August 1949 to Forde Patterson clerk in Holy orders and George Conn clerk. Effects £366 16s. 1d.

Probate of the Will of Moses Gillespie late of Culkeeran County Armagh Farmer who died 26 May 1914 granted at Armagh July 17, 1915 to John Gillespie and Robert Gillespie Farmers. Effects £2,338 4s. 10d.

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Oliver Gillespie of Ballygargan County Armagh farmer died 23 September 1943 at Lurgan Hospital county Armagh Probate Belfast 5 November 1943 to Alexander Livingston farmer and foundry worker and James Rennix farmer. Effects £213 14s. 7d.

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Miss Rachel Gillespie of Albert Street Lurgan and of Knocknamuckley both County Armagh spinster died 10 May 1941 at latter place Administration Belfast 10 July 1941 to George Gillespie old age pensioner. Effects £166 3s. 8d.

Probate of the Will of the late Robert Gillespie, Armagh, Co. Armagh, Merchant, who died 2 July 1919, granted at Armagh, 11 June 1920 to William C Gillespie, Solicitor, the nephew. Effects: £27895 2s 3d.

Robert Gillespie Junior of Annagh County Armagh farmer died 1 December 1926 at The County Infirmary Armagh Administration Belfast 8 June 1928 to Robert Gillespie farmer. Effects £5.

Robert Gillespie of Annagh county Armagh farmer died 4 February 1929 Probate Belfast 30 July 1929 to John McWilliams and Thomas Marshall farmers. Effects £368 10s.

Robert Gillespie of Annagharap Killylea County Armagh farmer died 1 January 1931 Administration Belfast 7 February 1962 to Margaret Ann Gillespie spinster. Effects £796 10s.

Robert Gillespie of 4 Richmond Terrace Armagh County Armagh grocer died 6 September 1934 Administration Belfast 1 March 1935 to David Reginald Thackery Gillespie grocer. Effects £229 15s. 5d.

Robert Gillespie of Roughan Scotch Street Portadown County Armagh farmer died 1 December 1948 at Eglish Annaghmore county Armagh Probate Belfast 14 April 1949  to Joseph R.M. Pedlow insurance agent. Effects £699 14s. 6d.

Robert Gillespie of Manooney Killylea County Armagh farmer died 3 October 1961 Probate Belfast 11 May 1962 to John Murray and Walter Speers farmers. Effects £15329 6s. 6d.

Robert Gillespie of Culkeeran Killylea County Armagh retired farmer died 27 June 1964 Probate Belfast 1 March 1965 o Walter Gordon farmer. Effects £7007 18s.

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Samuel Gillespie of Sheetrim County Armagh farmer died 6 June 1918 Administration Belfast 11 March to Thomas Gillespie farmer. Effects £14

Samuel Gillespie of 13 English Street Armagh county Armagh clerk died 24 October 1939 Administration Belfast 4 December 1939 to Annie Jane Gillespie the widow. Effects £211 18s. 7d.

Samuel Gillespie of Levaghery Portadown County Armagh retired weaver died 18 June 1948 Administration Belfast 14 July 1948  to William John Gillespie artisan. Effects £537 3s. 6d.

The Will of Sarah Gillespie late of Derryhaw County Armagh Widow who died 24 March 1888 at same place was proved at Armagh May 7, 1888 by John Steele of Derryhaw Farmer the sole Executor. Effects £92

Miss Sarah Ann Gillespie of Lisloony Tynan County Armagh spinster died 8 March 1945 Probate Belfast 15 May 1945 to the Northern Bank Limited. Effects £22735 11s. 6d.

Stewart Gillespie of Cavanballaghy County Armagh retired farmer died 24 March 1951 Administration Belfast 28 June 1951 to Mary Edith Gillespie the widow. Effects £717 5s.

The Will (with one Codicil) of Stewart Gillespie late of Cavanbalaghey County Armagh Farmer deceased who died 4 October 1874 at same place was proved at Armagh Oct 27, 1874 by the oath of George Gillespie of Annagharap (Killylea) in said County Farmer one of the Executors. Effects under £450

Mrs Susan Gillespie of Tannagh Killylea County Armagh died 9 March 1951 Administration Belfast 19 May 1952 to Joseph Gillespie farmer the husband. Effects £2098 0s. 10d.

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Administration (with the Will) of the Estate of Thomas Gillespie late of Roughan, County Armagh, Farmer, who died 18 August 1920 granted at Belfast 21 November 1921 to Robert Gillespie, Farmer, the brother. Effects £90.

Thomas Gillespie of Cathedral Terrace Armagh county Armagh retired merchant and farmer died 17 May 1946 Probate Belfast 27 August 1946 to Winifred Alexandra Gillespie the widow. Effects £7473 5s. 11d.

Thomas William Gillespie of Derrinraw Portadown County Armagh farmer died 26 October 1926 Administration Belfast 11 July 1928 to Georgina Gillespie the widow. Effects £2.

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Probate of the Will of William Gillespie late of Polnagh County Armagh Farmer who died 2 February 1912 granted at Armagh March 19, 1912 to Thomas A. McClure J.P. Effects £485 7s. 0d.

William Gillespie of Roughan Portadown county Armagh farmer died 13 February 1933 Probate Belfast 11 May 1934 to Samuel Gillespie tram driver and William Henry Gillespie farmer. Effects £97.

Probate of the Will of William C. Gillespie late of Abbey Street, Armagh, County Armagh, Solicitor who died 14 November 1921 at 1 Queen’s Elms, Belfast granted at Belfast 21 December 1921 to Helena E. Gillespie, Spinster. Effects £5118 14s. 1d.

William David Gillespie of Bottlehill Portadown County Armagh farmer died 7 September 1964 at Lurgan Hospital Lurgan County Armagh Administration Belfast 25 May 1965  to Violet Gillespie the widow. Effects £3198 15s.

William George Gillespie of Annagharap County Armagh mason died 14 June 1949 at Tower Hill Hospital Armagh County Armagh Probate Belfast 17 January 1951 to John Bloomer and James Bloomer farmers. Effects £812.

William James Gillespie of 155 Hill Street Lurgan County Armagh labourer died 28 February 1947 at the Thompson Memorial Home Lisburn county Antrim Administration Belfast 18 November 1948 to Mary Gillespie the widow. Effects £189 11s. 7d.

William James Gillespie of Bracknagh county Armagh farmer died 21 July 1947 Probate Belfast 26 August 1948 to Joseph Gillespie and Robert Gillespie farmers. Effects £2175 15s. 1d.

Letters of Administration of the personal estate of William John Gillespie late of Annagharrap County Armagh Farmer who died 21 February 1884 at same place were granted at Armagh Feb 29, 1889 to Robert Gillespie of Annagharrap Farmer a Son. Effects  £483. See next entry.

Letters of Administration of the personal estate of William John Gillespie late of Annagharrap County Armagh Farmer who died 21 February 1884 at same place (left unadministered by Robert Gillespie a Son) were granted at Armagh August 1, 1890 to Jane Gillespie of Annagharrap the Widow. (Former Grant Armagh District Registry 29 February 1888).

William John Gillespie of Annagharap county Armagh farmer died 21 October 1932 at The County Infirmary Armagh Administration Belfast 27 January 1933 to Eleanor Gillespie the widow. Effects £649 19s. 11d.

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Record Count:  83

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