(Numbers are generation numbers. I have indented the 4th. Earl  Braswell (Email link at the end) has more information)

David Gill of Telfair County, Georgia

May have a brother Francis Gill and father may be James Gill (conjecture from census index only)

Lorenzo D. Gill, born New York state, father of David Gill.

(1) David Gill 1820 - associated with Barbour Co. and Dale Co., AL, (SE tip of AL), Liveoak, FL (just south of Valdosta, GA) and Telfair Co., GA, married Sarah Ann Johnston 1825 - 1872 from New Hanover Co., NC.

(2) Albert Gill 1840 - 1865 married Martha Grantham 1839 - 1910

(2) Lorenzo D Gill 1843 - 1925 married 1st Sarah Ann Shellhouse died 1889, 2nd Laura Cornelia Hodges 1861 - 1919, 3rd Anna Rachel Coggins born 1859.

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Some information on the name and County:

1800 NC census David Gill Iredell Co page 610: 20010-00010-00

War of 1812 David Gill pvt Youngblood's Regt SC militia

1820 SC census Edgefield Co: David Gill page101: 000100-01000 (he 16-26)

1820 GA census Telfair Co: James Gill page 436

I show no Gill in Telfair Co, GA in 1830 census

1840 GA census Telfair Co: David Gill p278, Francis Gill p286

1850 GA census Telfair Co: Mary Gill (I think this is the wife of James Gill in the Telfair Co. census P377,70 SC in the family of Samuel Downing, 67, farmer $50 net worth, born in NC, Elvira ,39, born in SC, Renatus ,18, male born in SC, Samuel, 16, born in GA

Posted by Jonathan Earl Braswell <jbraswell@sprintmail.com> on Tue, 06 Apr 1999, in response to Varnadoe Family, posted by Barbara Crews on Wed, 24 Mar 1999  -  Surname: gill, varnedoe / I have a Alfred Varnedoe, who married into my gill line--he married Drucillia Gill, they were from Telfair Co., could they be related to your line, date line---they were married in 1836--

Contact Earl Braswell on the family of David Gill, or Dr. Frank O. Clark.

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