William Gillespie

ID# 8231, (1912 - )

William Gillespie was born in 1912 at Auckland, Durham, England.1
He was the son of Daniel Gillespie and Emma English.

William Gillespie recorded Daniel Gillespie's death on 7 Jun 1953 63 Kilbarchan Road, Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland ,
Daniel Gillespie
Cable Layer
Found dead in bed 10.35 AM aged 71 years
Last seen alive, June 6th at 12 PM Midnight
Married to:
1st: Emma English
2nd: Margaret Miller
3rd: Mary Colanhagen Frew Morgan or Gillespie
Parents: William Gillespie, Colliery Labourer (dec) & Agnes Laird, Bleacher (dec)

William Gillespie, Son, 25 Williamson Place, Johnstone was the informant.2,3

FatherDaniel Gillespie (16 Dec 1882 - 7 Jun 1953)
MotherEmma English (c 1887 - 1926)


  1. [S78] BDM Indexes online: England Civil Registration online, findmypast.co.uk . Online www.findmypast.com/ www.ancestry.co.uk;, 1912 Dec Qtr, Auckland, Durham Vol 10A Page 421 - Mother English.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1953 Johnston Renfrew, 573/2 116 Plus RCE aged 71. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.