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HELP! flag female ancestor  Margaret  SAUNDERS

  (b. 9 February 1768 Crown Colony of Virginia   d. abt. 1837 Louisa County, Virginia, USA )  

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Margaret SAUNDERS was born 9 February 1768 in Crown Colony of Virginia

Margaret SAUNDERS was the child of ?   and   ?

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Margaret  married  David GILLESPIE (GILLASPY) 28 September 1801 in Louisa County, Virginia, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. David GILLESPIE (GILLASPY)  was born abt. 1765 in Virginia, USA.  David died 10 November 1828 in Louisa County, Virginia, USA. 

Margaret SAUNDERS died abt. 1837 in Louisa County, Virginia, USA.

daughter of George Saunders and Nancy Hatcher

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Margaret SAUNDERS married flag male ancestor David GILLESPIE (GILLASPY)-- Date: 28 September 1801 Place: Louisa County, Virginia, USA

Children of David GILLESPIE (GILLASPY) and Margaret SAUNDERS:

flag male ancestor William Allen GILLESPIE (b.abt. 1804, Louisa County, Virginia, USA  d. 10 January 1875, Louisa County, Virginia, USA)
m. Anne Reid "Nancy" STOUT 18 May 1831 in Albemarle County, Virginia, USA

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birth1768 Birth
9 February 1768
, Virginia, USA

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News1775 - First shots of Revolutionary War fired in Lexington and Concord. (April 19)
News1776 - American Declaration of Independence (July 4)
News1776 - Congress renames the nation 'United States of America' (September 9)
News1777 - The Articles of Confederation Were Adopted (November 15)
News1787 - U.S. Constitution ratified (September 17)
News1791 - The Bill of Rights takes effect (December 15)
marriage1801 Marriage / Partner
Margaret SAUNDERS and David GILLESPIE (GILLASPY) 28 September 1801, Louisa County, Virginia, USA

She was 33 years old.
News1803 - Louisiana Purchase - The United States doubled its size by purchasing this territory from Spain. (October 20)
News1805 - Lewis and Clark reach Pacific (November 15)

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NewsThe War of 1812 was a conflict between the United States and Great Britain, lasting from 1812 to 1815. It was primarily fueled by issues such as trade restrictions due to Britain's ongoing war with France, impressment of American sailors into the British Navy, and British support of Native American tribes against American expansion. The war ended with the Treaty of Ghent, restoring pre-war boundaries but resolving few of the initial disputes.
News1826 - Former U.S. Presidents Thomas Jefferson and John Adams both die on the 50th Anniversary of the signing of the United States Declaration of Independence.
News1827 - The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad is incorporated, becoming the first railroad in America offering commercial transportation of both people and freight.
1828 Death of Spouse/Partner
David GILLESPIE (GILLASPY) died 10 November 1828, Louisa County, Virginia, USA
marriage1831 Marriage of Child
William Allen GILLESPIE married 18 May 1831, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA to Anne Reid "Nancy" STOUT
Added: 4/22/2021 9:46:49 AM - Updated: 4/22/2021 9:47:34 AM
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Did You Know?The state of Virginia was named after England's Queen Elizabeth I. In the early 1600's, all of North America that was not Spanish or French was then called 'Virginia' in honor of 'The Virgin Queen,' and the earliest English colonial expeditions were sent by the Virginia Company of London. (

Prior to 1788 - Crown Colony of Virginia
June 25, 1788 - Virginia becomes 10th U.S. state

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