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Vital Statistics: Births
Marriages: A to M N to Z
Note: Ontario Marriages by year are now online
Note: Many children of Ontario Gillespie parents married in British Columbia
Canada Divorces 1841 – 1968
- Northern Ontario, Ottawa to Ontario County
- York Region & City of Toronto – (new active link)
- Peel to Essex County
CENSUS: There are several websites that host records for these census records.
1842 1851 (link blocked) 1861 1871 1881 1891 1901 1911 1921
Earliest Gillespie Settlers to Upper Canada (Ontario)
Early Canadian History, (Upper Canada)
Recommended Reading: Pioneer Settlements by Edwin C Guillet, published 1947
Upper Canada Land Grant Petitions
Diary of Malcolm Gillespie, Reeve of Cannington, Victoria County 1880 – His trip to Manitoba to visit relatives and friends.
Margaret Gillespie 1852-1938, d/o Donald Gillespie & Catherine MacDonald, Victoria County, Ontario – more details from Maybee Society website.
Ontario Gillespie Post Office Officials
Burke’s Peerage: Cecil Gillespie, daughter of Walter Gillespie of Toronto married Richard Scougall of Toronto, barrister-at-law, Captain late 48th Highlanders, Toronto, served in Queen’s Own Rifles 1879-1886, and was present at the action of Cut-Knife (medal with clasp) b Oct 5, 1859. Their children: Laura May; Helen Grace; Esther Waldron (see page 467, listed under CASSELS)
Index of Ontario Cemeteries with Gillespie burials