CANADA: Nova Scotia Deaths

Mary C Gillespie BAKER, burial  Saint Charles Catholic Cemetery, Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada

Minnie C BAKER, birth 1864, death June 3, 1925, age 61 Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father John Gillespie. Mother Rosanna McDade.

Gillespie BELL, birth Jan 16, 1880. Death Feb 9, 1955. Burial Canard United Church Cemetery, Upper Canard, Kings, Nova Scotia.

Ellouise BLACK, birth 1873. Death Nov 4, 1943 age 70, Wolfville, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father David Eldridge. Mother Sarah Gillespie

William BROWN, birth 1880. Death Dec 14, 1951, age 71. Antigonish, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father James Edward Brown. Mother Jane Gillespie

Cecilia Ida CHIVERS, birth 1871. Death June 16, 1949, Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father James Gillespie. Mother Mary Calwell.

David L. CLARKE, birth 1920. Death Sept 25, 1920, age 0,  Springhill, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Harry Clarke. Mother Ellen E Gillespie

Ellen Elizabeth CLARK, birth 1882. Death March 7, 1949, age 67,  Springhill, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father James Gillespie. Mother Sarah F Hatch. Spouse Harry Clark.

Lisa Diane CROSS (nee Gillespie), passed away peacefully in her sleep at home in Mount Uniacke July 14, 2014. Lisa was the middle child of Robert and Norma Gillespie of Halifax. She will be sadly missed by her partner of 15 years, fiance Rick Bennet, sons Mathew and Nathan (father Jeffry Cross), sister Janet (Brian) brother Paul nieces Sara Thomas (Ben) and Rhonda Wood (John); in-laws John and Priscilla Cross and special friend Shirley MacKinnon. Lisa grew up in Dartmouth. She worked at both Staples, Inc and Shell Canada. Cremation under care of Albert Walker Funeral Home, Halifax. Funeral mass Friday July 18th at 10am at St John The Baptist Roman Catholic Church.

Mary DEAL, birth 1877, death June 5, 1936, age 59,  Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Thomas Gillespie. Mother Sarah Jardine. Spouse Scott Deal.

Agustas DUNLOP,  birth 1868. Death April 8, 1938, age 70, Maccan, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Mathew Dunlop. Mother Mary Gillespie. 

Hiram DUNLOP, birth 1876. Death June 2, 1950, age 74, Maccan, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Matthew Dunlop. Mother Mary Gillespie. Spouse Dora Dunlop.

Mary DUNLOP, birth 1847. Death April 2, 1930 , age 83, Village, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father James Gillespie. Mother Mary Ann Stevenson.

Elizabeth Gillespie FLEURY, birth 1869. Death Oct 17, 1918, age 49,  Westville, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada. Spouse Roman Fleury.

Florence Mag GASPER, birth 1898. Death Feb 1, 1951 age 53, North River, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Archibald Chivers. Mother Cecilia Gillespie.  Spouse Joseph.


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Agnes Mary Gillespie died August 2, 1959 Parrsboro, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia

Alexander Besnan Gillespie, residence/other 1910 Cumberland, Nova Scotia

Alfred E Gillispie, birth 1902. Death July 19, 1909, age 7 Halifax City, Nova Scotia. Father Thos Gillespie

Alice Catherine Gillaspie birth 1875. Death 1875 Cumberland, Nova Scotia

Alice Chesley Gillespie b 1881 d June 29, 1969 Terrace Hill Cemetery, Truro, Colchester County, Nova Scotia

Alice G Gillispie birth 1910, death March 6, 1910 Halifax City, Nova Scotia

Aubrey M Gillespie b 1902 d 1976 Hopewell Cemetery, Pictou County, Nova Scotia

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Bill Gillespie, born in Prince Edward Island, was the middle child of five and the only boy. He died Monday, Dec 29, 2014 after a difficult battle with cancer. Wife Paula of 26 years. Two daughters Emma (Jason) and Taylor. Bill had a long career with Michelin. He loved his Canadians and playing golf. “B” will be missed by his girls and sisters Kim (Dave); Joey; Sherry (Jim); Laurie; his nieces and nephews. A Celebration of his life was held on Friday Jan 2 in the R. H. Porter Funeral Home, New Glasgow, NB.

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Catharine Gillespie b 1859 d May 21, 1860 Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia

Charles J Gillispie birth 1867. Death 1929 Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada

Chester Gillespie death Sept 16, 1961 New Glasgow, Pictou County, Nova Scotia

Chester W Gillespie b 1899 d 1961  Hopewell Cemetery, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia

Clara Gillespie birth 1860. Death April 22, 1940 Parrsboro, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia

Clarence Gillespie birth 1876. Pictou. Death August 12, 1876 Pictou, Nova Scotia. Father James Gillespie. Mother Mary Gillespie.

Clarence M Gillespie b unknown d unknown  Laurel Hill Cemetery, Pictou, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia

Cyril Alexander Gillespie passed away on Friday, Dec 12, 2014 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in  Sydney, he was the son of the late Fred and Pauline (MacEachern) Gillespie. For 30 years, Cyril was employed with City Wide Taxi. He was a member of St Alphonse and Holy Redeemer parishes. Surviving are his wife, Lynn Newton; daughters Samantha, New Waterford; Amanda (Colin) Starzyczny, Glace Bay; AJ, New Waterford; Darlene Ottawa; and Cheryl Newton, Sydney; his sisters Joan (Gerard) Randall; Elvira Larocque; and Marion Desjardins, Ontario; and Paula March, North Sydney; brothers Lawrence (Dorothy) Ontario; Frederick (Marilyn) Truro; Lynn (Janet) and Michael (Irma) South Bar; and John (Lorraine) Ontario; grandchildren: Jamie; Jacob; Landon; Kelly; and Jenna. Great grandchildren: John, Carter, Lola and J. J. Sydney Memorial Chapel for visitation and service on Wednesday at 11:00 am.

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Daniel Gillespie, birth 1794 Londonderry, Ireland Death Nov 26, 1871 Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia. Married. Father James Gillespie. Mother Catherine Gillespie.

Daniel Gillispie birth 1836. Death 1913 Cumberland, Nova Scotia

Daniel Gillispie, birth 1836. Death Nov 29, 1912 Parrsboro, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada

David Gillespie, birth 1872 Parrsboro. Death April 25, 1874 Parrsboro, Nova Scotia. Father James Gillespie. Mother Margaret Gillespie.

David G Gillispie, birth 1893, Death Nov 15, 1916, age 23 Springhill, Cumberland, Nova Scotia

David T Gillespie b 1872 d Aug 25, 1874 Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia

Donald Douglas Gillespie, 53, of Coldbrook, Kings County passed away Tuesday, Feb 12, 2013 in the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville.  Born in Halifax, he was a son of Shirley Gillespie, Dartmouth and the late Douglas “Catman” Gillespie. He had been employed as a tire builder with Micelin, Waterville, for 30 years. In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, the former Linda Carole Taggart, a daughter, Kelly Joan, Coldbrook, a son, Donnie, Kentville; two sisters, Susan Belanger, Datmouth and Patty Los, Dartmouth,  and other family members. Cremation has taken place. The funeral service was held Feb 16th in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville.

Donald James Gillespie, birth 1892. Death May 15, 1937, age 45, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Father Wm J Gillespie. Mother Annabelle Morrison. Spouse Marie Gillespie.

Doreen S Colthart Gillespie, birth 1943. Burial Shepherd’s Hill Cemetery, Riverport, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada. Maiden name Colthard.

Douglas Charles Andrew Gillespie, birth April 3, 1923. Death March 16, 1945, age 21, Greenwood, Kings County. Burial Holy Trinity Cemetery, Middleton, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father A. J. Gillespie (2nd record gives birth as 1924).

Duane C Gillespie, birth 1959. Death 2012. Burial Dartmouth Memorial Gardens, Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Earnest McKay Gillespie birth 1913. Death March 10, 1913 Eureka, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada.

E Birpee Gillespie b 1878 d 1961 Terrace Hill Cemetery, Truro, Colchester Co, Nova Scotia

Edward Gillespie b 1862 d March 4, 1932, age 69, Burial Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia. Father John Gillespie. Mother Roxanna McD*

Edward Gillespie death June 2, 1962 Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia

Eliza Gillespie b Dec 1863 d Feb 24, 1887  Laurel Hill Cemetery, Pictou, Pictou County, Nova Scotia

Elizabeth Gillespie birth 1877. Death Dec 7, 1953 , age 76 , Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Father John W Gillespie. Mother Sarah Justason.

Ella M Gillespie b unknown d Dec 4, 1895  Hopewell Cemetery, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia

Ernest Burpee Gillespie death April 13, 1961 Truro, Colchester County, Nova Scotia

Ethel Florence Gillespie, birth 1904, death March 17, 1916. Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Thomas Gillispie

Ethel Florence Gillispie death 1918 Halifax City, Nova Scotia

Evelyn D Gillispie birth 1919. Death June 2, 1919 Halifax City, Nova Scotia. Father William Gillespie.

Evelyn Kennedy Gillespie, birth 1927. Death Sept 5, 2017. Burial Heatherdale Memorial Gardens, Westville, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada (listed under Clair). Maiden name Kennedy.

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Frances Clotilda Gillespie, birth 1866. Death March 9, 1952, age 86,  Parrsboro, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Alexander Walsh. Mother Adelia Burmingham.

Francis C Gillespie birth 1865. Death 1952 Parrsboro, Cumberland, Nova Scotia

Francis W Gillespie b 1910 d 1992  Terrace Hill Cemetery, Truro, Colchester Co, Nova Scotia

Frederick B Gillespie b 1903 d April 11, 1910  Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia

Frederick Bernard Gillispie birth 1904. Death April 11, 1910, age 6 Cumberland, Nova Scotia. Father James Gillispie.

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George Harold Lewis Gillespie, birth June 5, 1912 Death Nov 28, 1912. Burial Riverside Cemetery,  New Glasgow, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father George Gillespie

George M Gillespie b 1907 d 1982  Terrace Hill Cemetery, Truro, Colchester Co, Nova Scotia

George W Gillespie b unknown d Jan 3, 1905 Hopewell Cemetery, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia

George Whitfield Gillespie death June 29, 1969 Truro, Colchester County, Nova Scotia

Georgia Maude Gillispie birth 1868. Death Oct 31, 1950, age 82 Halifax City, Nova Scotia. Father William Cameron. Mother Margaret Murray.

Gillespie, death Feb 24, 1909, age 0. New Glasgow, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada.  Father James Gillespie

Gillespie, death 1912. Burial St John’s Cemetery and Columbarium, Fairview, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Gillespie, death 1915. Burial St John’s Cemetery and Columbarium, Fairview, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Gillespie, death 1916. Burial St John’s Cemetery and Columbarium, Fairview, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Harriet Gillespie birth 1837. Death Dec 24, 1920, age 83, Eureka, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father John Glenday.

Harriet M Glenday Gillespie, birth 1838. Death 1920. Burial Hopewell Cemetery,  Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada. Maiden Name Glenday.

Harry C Gillespie birth 1876. Death Feb 13, 1955 Parrsboro, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia

Hugh Gillespie b 1870 d 1932 Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia (see next record)

Hugh Gillespie, birth 1871. Death April 7, 1932, age 61,  Parrsboro, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father John Gillespie. Mother McDode.

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Ida May Murray Gillespie b 1874 d 1942  Hopewell Cemetery, Pictou County, Nova Scotia

Iris Elaine Gillespie – Loving wife, mother and grandmother, Iris, 71  of Lisgard St, Sydney, passed away on Sunday, Nov 20, 2011 at the VG Hospital in Halifax. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Evelyn (Duguid) MacGillivary. Iris was a member of the Bethel Presbyterian Church, Sydney.  She spent nearly 40 years as a Registered Nurse,   at Sydney City Hospital, and especially in the maternity ward of St Rita Hospital. Surviving are her husband of  48 years, Gordon; daughter Jennifer (John) Cotterill, Halifax; sons Gordon Jr at home; Stephen (Wendy Clarke) Sydney River; and Kenny (Wendy), Sydney; sisters Geraldine (Earl) MacLeod and Joan Jesome, both of Sydney. Grandchildren Matthew and Leah Gillespie; Jack Gillespie; and Jamie and Kellie Cotterill; nieces, cousins, uncle Kenny MacKenzie of Kitchenener, ON. Aunt Elta Duguid, Moncton, NB and close friend Velma Burke. Iris was predeceased by her brother, Dennis, sister-law Burnadette MacGillvary; and brother-in-law, Louis Jessome. Sydney Memorial for visitation,  and service at her church on Thursday, 11:00 am. Internment Forest Haven Memorial Gardens.

Iris Elaine McGillivary Gillespie, birth 1940. Death Nov 20, 2011. Burial Forest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada

Isabel Mary Fraser Gillespie, birth 1907. Death July 11, 1998 Burial Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church Cemetery, Stellarton, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada

Isabella Gillespie birth 1893. Death Dec 6, 1917, age 24,  Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada

Isabella Mary Gillespie death Nov 20, 1970 Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia

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James Gillespie, birth 1867 Keltrenney, SCOTLAND. Death Sept 25, 1868 Acadia Mines, Pictou, Nova Scotia. Father Andrew Gillespie. Mother Margt Gillespie.

James Gillespie b 1814 Derm, Ireland. d Aug 4, 1872, age 58,  Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia. Married. Father J. N Gillespie. Mother Catherine Carroll.

James Gillespie b 1826. d July 11, 1887. Saint Brigid’s Cemetery Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia

James Gillespie, birth 1886. Death 1948. New Glasgow, Pictou, Nova Scotia (see next record)

James Gillespie, birth 1887. Death March 7, 1948, age 61,  New Glasgow, Pictou County, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father James Gillespie. Mother Jane Kelly.  Spouse Catherine Gillespie.

James C Gillespie b 1833. d 1910. Laurel Hill Cemetery, Pictou, Pictou County, Nova Scotia.

James Craig Gillespie, death Dec 19, 1910, age 78,  Springhill, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada

James Daniel Gillespie, birth 1867. Death March 10, 1949, age 82,  Parrsboro, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Father James Gillespie. Mother Margaret McKusker. Spouse Frances Walsh

James Gray Gillispie, birth 1832, death 1910 Cumberland, Nova Scotia

James H Gillispie death 1924, Colchester, Nova Scotia

Jemima MacKay Gillespie b 1876 d May 17, 1960  Hopewell Cemetery, Pictou County, Nova Scotia

J George Gillespie,  birth 1869. Death 1947. Burial New Glasgow, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada

J Maurice Gillispie birth 1895, death August 17, 1924 Cumberland, Nova Scotia. Father James P Gillispie.  Mother Fannie.

John Gillespie, death June 19, 1772. Burial Old Burial Ground, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

John Gillespie b Jan 1830 d 1904. Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia

John Gillispie birth 1849. Death
April 9, 1912 age 63, Halifax City, Nova Scotia

John A Gillespie b Feb 1871 d June 12, 1874  Laurel Hill Cemetery, Pictou, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia

John A G Gillespie b unknown d unknown  Laurel Hill Cemetery, Pictou, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia

John Alexander Gillespie, birth 1871 Pictou. Death June 12, 1873 Pictou. Father James C Gillespie. Mother Mary Gillespie.

John Charles Gillespie or Gallegher, birth 1872 Guyboro. Death August 6, 1872 Guysborough, Nova Scotia. Single.  Father John Gallahar.

John George Cameron Gillispie b 1869 d March 8, 1947, age 78, Lorne Street Cemetery, New Glasgow, Pictou County, Nova Scotia. Father William Gillispie. Mother Ann MacInnis. Spouse Margaret Gillispie

John Smith Gillespie, born 1918 in Griswold, Manitoba, the youngest son of the late George and Lorena (Canning) Gillespie. As a young boy he moved to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. At 17 years he came to Nova Scotia to visit his grandparents in Advocate Harbor. He later met his future wife Louise Doucette and settled in the Digby area. He was known by his garages, warehouse and trucking business. Jack served with distinction in the Military during World War II. Jack Gillespie of Barton, Digby County died, aged 94 Nov 11, 2012. He is survived by his wife of 72 years and his daughters Nancy (Jim) Reid; Donna (George) Moore; Margaret (Greg) Boudreau; and Joy (Eric) Hatfield. Sister Frances.  Grandchildren: Natalie (Dean); Shelley (Trevor); Jeffrey (Kathleen); Janice (Anthony); Stephen; Aaron (Pascale); Daniel (Jody); Erica (Nick); Andrew; and Margaret. Great Grandchildren: Hannah, Joseph, Olivia and Claire. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his sons John, Peter, brother Norri and sister Margaret. Memorial service held at Barton United Baptist Church on Thursday, Nov 14 at 1:00 pm. Serenity Lindsay Funeral Home, Kentville, Nova Scotia. Burial Barton Baptist Cemetery, Barton, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada

John Stephen Gillespie death Aug 15, 1969 Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia

John Wesley Gillespie birth 1872. Death May 29, 1954 Burial Hopewell Cemetery, Eureka, Pictou County, Nova Scotia. Father Geo W Gillespie. Mother Harriet Glenday. Spouse Ida Murray.

John William Gillispie, birth 1912 Death Feb 16, 1912, Parrsboro, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Wm Gillespie

John William Gillespie death Dec 24, 1963 Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia

June Audrey Gillespie, Bruce Graves, completed her life journey on Tuesday, May 29, 2007. Missing her are her husband of 35 years, William R Graves and her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. June was born in Eureka, Nova Scotia on June 24, 1925. Her journey took her to Montreal, and then on to Seattle, Washington in 1963. She spent her final moments at the home of her daughter, Ann. No service.  Remembrances made to Burton Care, Burlington, Washington, USA.

J Wesley Gillespie b 1872 d 1954 Hopewell Cemetery, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia

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Kathleen Gillespie (Peskett) – Kay passed away on June 8, 2014 and was the last surviving member of her family. She was the daughter of the late James and Annie (Dunphy) Rustin, and spent her childhood in East Chezzetcook with her brother, George, and sisters Marie, Mary and Elsie. She married her first husband, Sidney Peskett, and lived in many places in both Halifax and Dartmouth. Their children included: Paulette (late Stewart) and Mike (Roseanne) Peskett. Shortly after the passing of Sid in 1983, she lived at Crathorne Place for several years.  In 1993 she married Hugh Gillespie and they lived in Summerside, Prince Edward Island for many happy years. They have many visits by grandchildren: Bryan (Karen) Bezanson; John (Stephanie) Peskett; Tammy (Stuart) Parker; Tracey (Charlie) Darrow; and Elan Bachmann; Great-grandchildren: Jared, Justin; Tyler; Owen; Mitchell; and Emily. Kay and Hugh moved back to Nova Scotia in 2007. In her final days, Kay was cared for by Abbie Lane Hospital. No funeral service. Arrangements by Cruikshank’s Funeral Home.

Laurence Merry Gillispie ,  birth 1907 . Death March 11, 1948, age 41,  Parrsboro, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Father Leo F Gillespie. Mother Agnes Carroll. Spouse Pearl Gillespie.

Leo Francis Gillespie, birth 1878. Death Feb 22, 1939, age 61,  Parrsboro, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Father James Gillespie. Mother Margaret McCuster. Spouse Agnes Carroll Gillespie.

Leonard May Gillespie, birth 1909. Death Nov 13, 1943, age 34, Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada. ( Gender female). Father James Canovan. Mother Martha Robertson.  Spouse Edward J Leonard

Louise Mary Gillespie, age 92 of Barton Digby Co, b Oct 2, 1921 and died Oct 7, 2013 at Yarmouth Regional Hospital. She is survived by daughters Nancy (Jim) Reid Cole Harbour; Donna (George) Moore, Bocca Grande, Florida; Margaret (Greg) Boudreau, Halifax; and Joy (Eric) Hatfield, Yarmouth. Grandchildren Natalie (Dean); Jeffrey (Kathleen); Shelley (Trevor); Janice (Tony); Steve; Aaron (Pascale); Dan (Jodie); Erica (Nick); Andrew and Maggie. Great grandchildren Hannah, Joseph, Olivia, and Claire. Louise was predeceased by her parents; her husband of nearly 73 years, John “Jack” Gillespie, who died on Remembrance Day 2012. Also predeceased by her sons, John and Peter; brothers Billy,  Reggie, Harry, and sister Christine. Arrangements by Sweeny’s Funeral Home and Crematorium, Yarmouth with funeral service at Saint Mary’s Bay Baptist Church, Barton, NS on Saturday, Oct 12, 2013.

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Margaret Gillispie, birth 1833. Death 1908, age 75, Parrsboro, , Cumberland, Nova Scotia

 Margaret Gillespie, death 1946 Sydney River, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Margaret Gillespie birth 1874. Death March 21, 1951, age 77, New Glasgow, Pictou County, Nova Scotia. Father Angus Newbury. Mother Anna Belle Proctor.  Spouse George Gillespie.

Margaret Newbury Gillespie b 1874 d 1951  Lorne Street Cemetery, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia

Marguerite Gillespie passed away on Wednesday, Nov 4, 2015 in the Palliative Care Unit of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, NS. Born Jan 22, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Alexander and Kate MacDonald, and step mother, Leah MacDonald, Hillside, Mira. She is survived by her son, Gordon, Sydney; daughter Heather (Errol Pretty) Mira; son Harold (Lynn) Mira; Grandchildren Gordon Jr; Stephen; Kenneth;  Jennifer; Errol Jr; Scott; Bradley; and Jean. Five great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters Katherine Basier; Annie Morrison; and Gladys Lever.  Marguerite was predeceased by her husband, Henry; daughter-in-law Iris; grandson David; sisters Katie, Helen and Pearl, and brothers Angus, Donald and Lauchie.  She was a member of Bethel Presbyterian Church, Sydney where service was held on Friday 11:00 am. Sydney Memorial Chapel for visitation. Internment in Oakfield Cemetery, Mira.

Marilyn Frances Spurr Gillespie b April 12, 1939. d Jan 29, 2013 Clementsvale Cemetery, Clementsvale, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia. Maiden name Spurr. Listed under ‘Mim’.

Martha (Gaul) Gillespie, 88, Truro, formerly of Cape Breton, passed away in Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro on March 1, 2011 after a short illness. Born in Sydney, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Theresa (Wilcox) Gaul. She will be sadly missed by her family: Frank ( Ben) Vancouver, BC; Terry (Pam), Lansdale, Pennsylvania; Cathy (Jim) Smyth, Moncton; Shawn (Martha) Truro; Grandchildren Joseph; Brendan; Martha; Colin: Matthew; Sean; and Michael. Great-grandchildren Sarah; Mia; Cole; Charlie; Makayla; Victor; and Martha. She was predeceased by her husband, Ray; brothers Frank, Patrick and Joseph; sisters Helen Nearing and Theresa in childhood. Cremation. Funeral mass on Sat, March 5, 2011 at 11:00 am in St Bernard’s Roman Catholic Church, Enfield. Internment in St Bernard’s Cemetery.

Mary Gillespie, birth 1796 Ireland. Died April 22, 1874 Parrsboro, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father John Guilderson. Mother Mary Guilderson.

Mary Gillespie b 1797. d April 23, 1874  Saint Broid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia

Mary Gillespie b 1857 d May 6, 1860 Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia

Mary Gillispie death 1914 Cumberland, Nova Scotia

Mary Gillispie birth 1893. Death July 12, 1947, age 54, South Bar, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. Father Fred Herald. Spouse Alfred Gillispie.

Mary Gillespie b 1899 d 1914  Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia

Mary Gillespie birth 1900. Death Sept 19, 1914, age 14, Parrsboro, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father James Gillispie.

Mary Aloysia Gillespie, Sr b 1863  d June 6, 1923  Rockingham, Holy Cross Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Mary C Caldwell Gillespie b 1836. d 1908. Laurel Hill Cemetery, Pictou, Pictou County, Nova Scotia

Mary Carroll Gillespie, birth Jan 22, 1879. Death Aug 2, 1959. Burial Saint George’s Anglican Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mary Elizabeth Gillespie, birth 1876. Death Jan 9, 1953, age 76 Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Father James Moran. Mother Mary Elizabeth Iuinn. Spouse Thomas Gillespie

Mary Ellen Borgal Gillespie, birth 1851. Death July 12, 1932. Burial Mount Herman Cemetery, Dartmouth, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Simon Borgal. Mother Jane Kennedy.

Mary E Skinner Gillespie b May 4, 1907 d Aug 9, 1984 Brookside Cemetery, New Glasgow, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia

Matthew Gillispie death 1918 Cumberland, Nova Scotia

Matthews Gillespie, (female) death Oct 20, 1918 River Hebert, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Norma Janet Gillespie died on Jan 8, 2018. She was born in Montreal in 1937 to Joseph Rolfe and Irene Settle, and married Robert John Gillespie on Nov 4, 1957.  She was part of a large family. She was the proud mother of Janet (Brian), Lisa (deceased) and Paul. She work at the Motor Vehicle Safety office and the Federal Government Public Works. Funeral mass  held at St John the Baptist Church, Sat Jan 3, 2018, Internment at Mount Olivet Cemetery.

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Olive Gillespie death Sept 2014. Prince Edward Island

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Pearl M Gillispie. Roderick McDonald. death 1917, Pictou, Nova Scotia

Pennfield J Gillespie  b unknown d May 29, 1886 Shulee Cemetery, Shulie, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia

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Rachael Beatrice  Gillespie birth 1882. Death Nov 28, 1949, age 67,  Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Father John Gillespie. Mother Rosanna McDade

Ralph Malash Gillispie birth 1911, death Sept 21, 1911, age 0, Cumberland, Nova Scotia. Father Leo Malash Gillispie

Ritchie Wallace Rutherford Gillespie died April 3, 2020 age 86 in Dartmouth. Son of Charles Frederick Gillespie and Gertrude Eva Leland.  Wife Marilyn Frances Spurr. Children Gordon Frederick Gillespie; Donald James Gillespie; Duane Caldwell Gillespie; and daughter in law Monique Gillespie. Pennfield Baptist Church Cemetery.

Robert C Gillespie birth unknown death unknown. Saint Pauls Anglican Cemetery, Chatham Head, Northumberland Co, Nova Scotia

Robert M M Gillespie death 1873. Pictou, Pictou County, Nova Scotia

Robert M Gillespie b March 1865 d June 1, 1874  Laurel Hill Cemetery, Pictou, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia

Robert Murray McSheyne Gillespie, birth  1864 P E Island. Death June 1, 1873 Pictou, Nova Scotia. Father James C Gillespie. Mother Mary Gillespie.

Rosanna Gillespie b 1840 d Sept 27, 1913 Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia

Roy William Gillespie, birth Feb 4, 1942. Death 1942. Halifax Memorial, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Sarah E Gillespie birth 1854. Death March 13, 1925, age 71. Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada.  Father Thomas Judson. Mother Sarah Hawkins. Spouse W. J. Gillespie.

Sherry Marie Gillespie, 40, of Riverton, passed away Wed, July 9, 2008 at the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of Jack and Darleen (MacLeod) Spicer, Bedford. Sherry spend her early years in Sackville. She was employed at the Halifax Infirmary as a Medical Transcriptionist before moving to Riverton, where she had resided for the past 13 years. She is survived by her husband, Ian, children Callie Marie; Sarah Isabel; Bradley Ian; and Brandon Douglas, all at home. Sisters Shauna (Stephen) Wood, Chicago, Illinois; Andrea (Kurt) Lanigan, Dartmouth; nephews Andrew; Jarrett; Tyler; Mitchel and Aiden; father and mother-in-law Art and Audrey Gillespie, Chance Harbor; sister-in-law Stephanie Gillespie, Lower Sackville; brother-in-law Paul Gillespie, Chance Harbor. She was predeceased by her maternal grandparents, Freeman and Willena MacLeod, paternal grandparents Reg and Marie Spicer.  Visitation at H. W. Angus Funeral Home. Funeral mass at 3:00 pm Sunday from Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church, Stellarton. Burial in Parish Cemetery.

Sherry Marie Gillespie b Oct 14, 1967 d July 9, 2008  Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Cemetery, Stellarton, Pictou County, Nova Scotia

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Thomas Gillispie, birth 1833 death Dec 22, 1911, age 78,  Halifax City, Nova Scotia

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Walter G Gillespie birth 1914. Death Jan 22,  1915 Halifax, Nova Scotia. Father Thomas Gillespie

Walter G Gillispie death 1915 Halifax City, Nova Scotia

William Gillespie death 1864 Albion Mines, Pictou County, Nova Scotia

William Gillespie birth 1831, death Jan 19, 1865, age 34, Mines, Halifax, Nova Scotia

William Gillespie b 1865 d April 9, 1871 Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland Co, Nova Scotia

William Gillispie death 1923 Cumberland, Nova Scotia

William Gillespie birth 1909. Death Dec 30, 1923, age 13,  Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Thomas Gillespie. Mother Mary Moran.

William Gillespie death   April 24, 1959 New Glasgow, Pictou County, Nova Scotia

William G Gillespie b unknown d April 22, 1915  Hopewell Cemetery, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia

William J Gillespie, birth 1862. Death April 22, 1915, age 52,  Hopewell, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada

William J Gillispie birth 1882, death Aug 12, 1913, age 31, Springhill, Cumberland, Nova Scotia. Father John C Gillespie.

William James Gillespie, birth 1889. Death 1938 Halifax City, Nova Scotia

William James Gillespie, birth 1890. Death Jan 25, 1938, age 48, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Father John Gillespie. Mother Mary Ellen Borgal. Spouse Nellie Gillespie.

William Joseph Gillispie birth 1840. Death 1913 Cumberland, Nova Scotia

William Joseph Gillespie, birth 1869 Parrsboro. Death April 9, 1874 Parrsboro, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father James Gillespie. Mother Margaret Gillespie.

William W Gillespie b 1927 d 1994 Heatherdole Memorial Gardens, Westville, Pictou Co, Nova Scotia


Isabell H Gillespie GILLMORE birth 1862. Death 1946. Burial Hopewell Cemetery, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dennis Ronald HILLIER birth 1957. Death June 6, 1957 Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada, age 0. Father Ronald Hillier. Mother Evelyn Gillispie

Gertrude Elizabeth Gillespie HUNTER, birth 1899. Death 1985. Burial Lorne Street Cemetery, New Glasgow, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada

Virginia Moore IVES, birth 1885,  death Jan 5, 1956 age 71, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Hugh Moore, Mother Virginia Gillispie.  Spouse Wm Ives.

Elizabeth M Gillespie IRVINE, birth 1908. Death June 28, 1997 Burial Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Maiden name Gillespie.

Mary Virginia Moore KILLOUGH, birth 1864. Death Feb 18, 1941, age 77,  Upper Sackville, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Hugh Gillespie. Mother Mary Elizabeth Brown. Spouse John Patterson Killough.

LEONARD:  See Leonard May Gillespie

Florence Martha Gillespie MARTIN, birth April 8, 1874. Death Feb 20, 1959. Burial Robie Street Cemetery, Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada

Edna MAHONEY, birth 1890, death Feb 1, 1951, age 61, Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Daniel Mahoney. Mother Rose Gillespie

Rose Gibbs MAHONEY, birth 1866. Death 1949. Burial Saint Brigid’s Cemetery, Parrsboro, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada

Fred William MARSHALL, birth 1894. Death July 25, 1939 age 45, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Marshall. Mother Mary Gillespie

James Gillespie MACLEOD, who passed away age 74 on Feb 7, 2013 at the Halifax Infirmary. Jim was a teacher and served as a UNTD Naval Reservist, and joined the Royal Canadian Navy as an Instruction Officer, retiring as a Captain. Sadly missed by his wife, Suzanne (Archambault), daughters Jeanne-Marie MacLeod, Gatineau, QC; Katherine MacLeod Naples, Italy; son Albert MacLeod, Victoria, BC; brothers Charles, Halifax; Tom; sister Joan-Nanette MacLeod both of Baddeck; grandchildren Gabriel MacLeod-Bertrand, Jocelyn Ross, Tayte and Nyomi MaLeod. Jim was predeceased by his brother George. No visitation or service.

Colin F MCQUARRIE, birth 1879. Death Nov 26, 1938, age 59, New Glasgow, Pictou, Nova Scotia. Father John McQuarrie. Mother Mary Gillespie. Spouse Janet McQuarrie.

Annie NAPIER, Dec 24, 1922, age 0. Sydney Mines, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Alexander Napier. Mother Elizabeth Gillespie.

Rita M Gillespie PARKER, birth 1921. Death June 19, 2007. Burial Robie Street Cemetery, Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Jannett RAMSEY birth 1879. Death Dec 5, 1938, age 59,  Florence, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father George Gillespie. Spouse William Ramsay.

REYNO, (male) birth 1938, death  Nov 3, 1938, age 0 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Frances J Reyno. Mother Helen Gillespie

Florence Jane RICHMOND, birth 1874. Death Nov 28, 1942. Springhill, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father John Gillespie. Mother Rose McDade

Michael William RODGERS birth 1952. Death Nov 22, 1952, age 0. Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father Arthur Charles Rodgers. Mother Beatrice May Gillespie.

Susie SEAMAN, birth 1875, Death Aug 27, 1947 Wolfville, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father William John Gillespie. Mother Sarah Justason. Spouse John W Seaman.

Laura R WREN, birth 1865. Death June 20, 1939, age 74,  Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Father James Gillespie. Mother Rosanna Sreves. Spouse’s name Maurice.


Record Count:  186

Source of Records:  Mormon Website: Find A Grave Index; Nova Scotia Deaths, 1864-1877; Nova Scotia Deaths, 1890-1955; Nova Scotia Deaths, 1956-1957; Canada Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955; InMemoriam.ca. Nova Scotia Archives; Le Necrologue