York-Chester, Fishing Creek, South Carolina Gills

Members of this family were so called "Scots-Irish" in NJ 1757-61, PA 17541764, and removed to Fishing Creek, now Chester County, SC 1766 or 1767.

George Gill, Sr., born c<1693 died>1740 nfi (he is not documented to my knowledge only Hendleman claims him)
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Wm. Gill   	John Gill	Robt.David Gill	James Gill? 	Ellen Gill	George Gill
1714->1788 	1715-1797	1720-1804	<1721-1758  	1725-<1790    	1740-1795  
b.Edinburgh  	b.Edinburgh	Chester		PA, VA		Hugh Cooper 	1st Susannah Kelsey
nfi	   	Sarah Duncan	Elinor Cooper	Augusta Co.,VA 	1720-1801	2nd Mary, his widow
|	   	I,NJ,PA,SC	1721-1801	killed in VA				|
|	 	|		10 children	not documented as child	 		|
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|	  	|	  	|	     |	      |	     	    |		   |	      	       |	     |
|	  	|	  	|	Mary Gill  Joseph Gill 	Abraham Gill  George Gill 	Robert M. Gill	Isaac Gill
|	  	|	  	|		   		1765-1815     Elizabeth		to MS 1815	Charleston
|	  	|	  	|					      Agnes(Mary)Walker
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|	  	|   |	     |	     	    |	 	    |	 	    |	 	    |	     	     |
|	  	|   |	Janet Gill 	John Gill	George Gill	Robert H. Gill	Wm Gill		Thomas Gill
|		|   |	1749		<1753 - 1791	1753-1833	1753-1786	1754->1800	1755-1808 
|		|   |	John Caldwel	Agness		1st Mary	Eliza Kelsey	 --- Hamilton	(Nancy Barr?)
|	 	|   |					Jeanette Hamilton		Agness (widow)
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|	  	|	James Gill	Margaret Gill 	Archibald Gill	    Elinor Gill    Mary Gill
|	  	|  	c1755-1809	1756  		1757-1803	    1757-1812	   1758-1841 
|	  	|	Mary Gaston	David Morrow 	Catherine Denton    Samuel Kelsey  John Mills
|	  	|	d1829				Mary Agnes Denton		   1757-1795
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|     |	     		|	     		|	     |	     	|	        |	     |	     	    |	
|   Thomas F.Gill    Samuel James Gill	George Gill   Robert Gill  John Gill Sarah Linn Gill	William Gill   Rachel Gill   
|   1757-1838 	     1760-1842		1761-1844     1764->1845   1772/4-	b<1775		1776/8-	       1756-1842   
|   Hannah Cresswell NJ,SC,AL		Chester 1833  PA,SC,KY,IL  Eliza.Porter 		Sarah Wallace  Josiah Porter
|   12 children	     Mary		1st unknown						SC, MS	       NJ, SC, IN
|		     d1850		2nd Jane d1848						wrong Wm.???
|		     6 children
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Thomas Gill	James Gill			Robert Gill
1762-1839	<1747				1753-1808
PA,SC		Fishing Ck. land by 1768	born PA died Fish.Ck.
Rebekah Curry	(plat 30 Dec. Vol. 16 p100)	married 2nd Agnes	Strays, not yet assigned
1770->1839	(this record could be of 				
SC,NC		James Gill of Richland Co.)
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He is associated with this family in legal records, but never documented as kin.

This family is from Edinburgh, Scotland, with a brief stopover in Ireland.  If you find problems with this outline, please let me know so that I may correct them.

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