IMMIGRATION & PASSENGER LISTS

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 IN ORDER OF DATE OF IMMIGRATION or PASSAGE.  Some later records are border crossings, and not immigration records, although listed under that word. Mainly to North America, but also to Australia, New Zealand and also to India.

1700s

1712 George Gillespie, born at Glasgow during 1683, Educated at Glasgow University, Presbyterian clergyman and author. Emigrated from Scotland to New England (USA) in 1712. Ordained in 1713. Served in New Jersey. Rector of White Clay Creek, Delaware from 1713 until 1741. Died on Jan 2, 1760. (Source Directory of Scottish  Settlers in North America, 1625-1825,  Vol II.)

1720 George Lewis Gillespie emigrated from Scotland to America during 1720, landing at Leesburg, Virginia. Settled in Tennessee (from Directory of Scottish Settlers in North America 1625-1825, Vol IV)

1739, June   Neil Gillespie, wife Mary Mcllpheder and children Gilbert , Angus, Also later had Daniel, Catherine, Neil. Sailed from Islay, Argyllshire, Scotland to New York with large group of Islay settlers.Bound for NY and Wood Creek on the Hudson River. Settled 1763 Argyle Twp, Albany County, New York. Granted 350 acres on the Argyle Patent, NY.  Neil Gillespy, yeoman on the Wallkill Precinct, Ulster Co, NY, probate March 31, 1769 NY.

1741, Aug 5    Mary Gillispie, person ordered for transportaion to America from Co Donegal, Ireland for grand larceny

Between 1763 and 1775 there was further emigrations of about 1,300 people from the Isle of Islay, Argyll, Scotland to North Carolina because of the Seven Years War. Some moved north into Canada in later years, including Gillespies.

1764    Richard Gallispie, Irish immigrant arrived, Boston, Massachusetts

1772  Alexander Gillispey to Pennsylvania

1774, May 19 to July 22  William Gelespie, 20, farmer from Stirling, on board the brigantine, Matty, from Greenock, Scotland to New York. He was travelling with a group that settled in Barnet, VERMONT. (Source: Ship Passenger Lists New York and New Jersey 1600-1825 by Carl Boyer). Scottish immigrant.

1775   John Gillespie 20, born 1750, a farmer from Doune, Perthshire, emigrated from Greenock, Renfewshire to Georgia on the ship Georgia July 21

1775  Thomas Gillespie, age 20 born 1755, a farmer in Doune, Perthshire, Scotland, emigrated from Greenock, Renfewshire to Georgia, USA on the ship Georgia in July 21st.

1779  Thomas Gelaspie on Australian convict ship from London, England to New South Wales, Australia. Sentenced at Hert, 14 years eviction

1785    Alexander Gillespie from Ireland to Washington Co, Georgia, Later moved to Mississippi.

1787   Jas Gillespie to Wilkes, Georgia

1798   Henry Gillespie to Philadelphia, PA

1798   John Gillespie arrived in Philadephia, PA

1798  Robert Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA


1800s

Official passenger lists for New York only date from 1820 and are often incomplete, but published periodicals sometimes provided names earlier than that. Often the names were given orally and misspelled because of that..Some of the Irish departed from English ports.

1804  Alex  Gillespie arrived in America

1804, Sept 18    Hugh Gillespie, age 25, farmer, & Alexander, 32, farmer with Margaret age 22, all from Maherally Parish, Co Down, Ireland. Sailed from Belfast Sept 18 on ship, Maria, to New York.

1804 June 9       Patt, age 35 & Pegy Gillespy, age 24 of Glen, Co Donegal, Ireland on the ship Catherine of Dublin, from Port of Killybegs, Donegal, bound for New Castle & Philadelphia, USA. Travelling with McGloghlen family, also from Glen.

1805, April 25    James Gillespie, age 26, farmer from Fintona, Co Tyrone, Ireland, passenger to New York on ship, Eagle, from Londonderry

1805   Jane Gillespie (also Gillespy) from Co Londonderry, Ireland to America

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1811     Francis Gillespie of Ballyshannon from Ireland to New York via ship, Westpoint, 73 passengers. Arrived Nov 23rd.

1811     James Gillaspie from Londonderry, Ireland to Philadelphia via ship, Mary. Arrived June 17th with 95 passengers

1811    Michael & Fanny Gillespie from Londonderry, Irelan via ship, Alexandria, 85 passengers. Arrived  June 12th.

1813   Wm Gillespie to Philadelphia, PA

1814   Joseph Gillespie arrived in Philadephia, PA

1816, May 21    Mr Armed Gillespie arrived Quebec , Canada on the vessel, Mary. Sailed 43 days from Greenock, Scotland

1816   Isabella Gillespie – no details

1816   James, Mary, Mary Anne and Eliza Gillespie from Belfast to New York via ship, Ossian. Arrived June 20th, 90 passengers.

1817   Colin Gillespie arrived Philadelphia

1817  George Gillespy to Philadelphia, PA

1817   James Gillespie arrived Philadelphia

1817   William Gillespie arrived Philadelphia

1819   Jas Gillespie, arrived 1819 Philadelphia

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1820     Biddy Gillespie, 18, arrived in New York, NY

1820    H Gillespie, 22, arrived Philadephia, PA  with child.

1820 Robert Gillespie, son of James of Glasgow, Scotland to New York from Liverpool 1820 on the ship Manhattan. In New York 1820-1852. Died in Glasgow 1852.

1821  Martha Gillespie, 56, Passenger to New York

1821 A Report of  A Voyage on the David of London to Quebec, Canada – Click on title to read a report of what people experienced on the trip on board the ship and once they moved into the wilderness of Upper Canada.

1822   Ann Gillespie, 37 Passenger to New York

1822, Dec 31  Ann Galaspy, age 20, from Ireland, a seamstress, arrived in the USA.

1822   E Gillaspie arrived Philadelphia, PA

1822  Francis Gillespie,  born 1796. Passenger to New York

1822    George Gillespie, 46 Passenger to New York

1822   Jabez Gillespie, Arrived in Philadelphia

1822    James Gillespie, 21, arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1822   W Gillespie, 25, Passenger to New York

1822  W Gillespie, born 1794. Passenger to New York

1823     John Gillespery arrived Philadephia, PA

1823    Robert Gillespie, born 1759. Arrived   Philadelphia

1823   Robert Gillespie, 54, arrived in New York, NY

1823  Wm Gillespy, 59, to Savanna, Georgia

1824   C Gillespie, born 1804. Arrived Philadelphia

1824, June 20     James Gillespie, age 29, farmer of Ireland to W.  County (?New York)

1825        Alexander Gillespie, arrived New York

1825       Nancy  Gillespie, arrived Philadelphia

1825        Peggy Gillespie, born 1803. Arrived New York

1825         Peggy Gillespie, born 1804. No arrival port given.

1825         Peggy Gillespie, born 1805. Arrived Philadelphia

1825, May 17     Sarah Gillespie, age 15, spinster from Ireland, via Londonderry to New York via ship Trident

1825, Jan 30  Thos Gillispy , 21, a farmer from Ireland to USA

1825 June 20     Wm Gillespie, age 18, farmer from Ireland, destination New York with “one trunk” via ship, General Putnam.

1826     Edward Gillespie, arrived New York

1826     Elizabeth Gillespie, 1848. Arrived New York

1826     Isabella Gillespie, Arrived New York

1827     Anthony Gillespie, born 1792. Arrived New York.

1827, Sept 30     George Gillispie, age 18, farmer of Great Britain, to West County. Also James Gillispy, age 18, weaver to USA

1827   James Gillespie, born 1797, arrived New York

1827  James Gillespie, born 1806. Arrived Philadelphia

1827, Sept 20th arrival.   James Gillespie, 18, a weaver of Great Britain to Baltimore, USA

1827   John Gillespie, born 1806. Arrived New York

1827    Margaret Gillespie, born 1771. Arrived Philadelphia

1827     Mary Gillespie, b 1773. Arrived New York

1827     Mary Gillespie, b 1797. Arrived New York, Castle Garden

1827    Mary Ann Gillespie, arrived New York

1828     Ann Gillespie, b 1802.  Arrived Philadelphia

1828      Anne Gillespie, born 1804. Arrived Pennsylvania

1828      Eliza Gillespie, born 1820.  Arrived Philadelphia

1828      Eliza Gillespie, born 1822, Arrived Philadlephia

1828     James Gillespie or Galispee, born 1793, arrived Pennsylvania. Naturalization Massachusetts

1828     James Gillespie, born 1826. Arrived New York

1828      Janet Gillespie, born 1801. Arrived in New York

1829     Chas Gillespie, born 1808. Arrrived Philadelphia

1829       Dam Gillespie, born 1804. Arrived Philadelphia

1829       Danl Gillespie, born 1804. Arrived Philadelphia

1829      James Gillespie, born 1808. Arrived Philadelphia

1829      John Gillespie, born 1799. Arrived Philadelphia

1829      Robert Gillespie born 1809. Passenger to New York

1829     Susanna Gillespie, Passenger to New York

1829      William Gillespie of Co Fermanagh, Ireland & Saml Gillespie of Co Tyrone to Ottawa Valley, Canada by February. From port of Londonderry.

1829, May 22  Thomas Gillespie, age 40, born Ireland, from Belfast to New York City on the ship Atlantic

1830    Felix Gillespie arrived Philadelphia, PA

1830    James N Gillespie, born 1809 arrived  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1832   Cornelius Gillespie, age 24 & Biddy Gillespie, age 25, bound for Quebec, Canada aboard the ship, Daniel O’Connor from Ireland.

1832     James Gillespie arrived in Philadephia, PA

1832   John Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1832, Sept 30    Margaret Gillespie, age 66 of Great Britain to USA. Also Robert Gillespie, age 20, weaver.

1832  Martha Gillespie b 1825. Arrived 1832. No port listed but USA

1832    Robert Gillespie, Montreal Emigrant Society Passage Book: return of poor & destitute immigrants forwarded by the Montreal Emigrant Society. Sent to Prescott,Upper Canada (Ontario).

1833, April 4       Allice Gillespie, passenger on ship Brig ODorcas Savage O out of Belfast, to New Brunswick, Canada.

1833  C ath Gillespie b 1808. Arrived 1833 New York

1833   Chas Gillespie b 1809. Passenger to New York

1833, April 20     John Gillespie, passenger on ship,  Elizabeth bound for St. John, New Brunswick, Canada from Galway,  Ireland. His sisters with him: Sarah Mary Gillespie & Eliza Gilllespie.   Arrived June 24th.

1833 John Gillespie b 1811. Passenger to New York

1833 John M Gillespie b 1826. Passenger to New York

1833  Michl Gillespie born 1804. Passenger to New York

1833  Wm E Gillespie born 1795. Passenger to New York

1834  Andrew Gillespie born 1802. Passenger to New York

1834  Cathn Gillespie, on board the ship William,  of St John, New Brunswick, Canada from Custom House at Londonderry, Ireland April 2nd (see next entry)

1834  Chas Gillespie born 1798. Passenger to New York

1834   Daniel Gillespie born 1823 arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1834 Helen Gillespie born 1818. Passenger to New York

1834   Hugh Gillespie born 1784. Passenger to New York

1834  Hugh Gillespie born 1799. Passenger to New York

1834  J Gillespie born 1812 Passenger to New York

1834 James Gillespie born 1809 Passenger to New York

1834 James Gillespie on board the ship Leslie Gault of Londonderry, heading to St John,  New Brunswick, Canada

1834  Jane Gillespie born 1831 Arrived  in USA

1834  Janet Gillespie born 1820. Passenger to New York

1834 Jean Gillespie born 1811. Passenger to New York

1834  M Gillespie born 1788 Passenger to New York

1834, July 8     Margt Gillespie, age 34,b 1800 , May Gillespie, age 13, and Daniel Gillespie, age 11 arriving in Philadlephia from Liverpool on ship, Brig Emerald.

1834  Mary Gillespie born 1779. Passenger to New York

1834 Mary Gillespie born 1808, Arrived in USA

1834 Mary Gillespie born 1816, Passenger to New York

1834 Mary Gillespie born 1821. Passenger to New York

1834 Mary Gillespie born 1822. Arrived Philadelphia, PA

1834  May Gillespie born 1821. Passenger to New York

1834 Richard Gillespie born 1813. Passenger to New York

1834   Thomas Gillespie arrived Philadelphia, PA

1834  Thomas Gillespie, on board the ship William, of St John, New Brunswick, Canada from the Custom House at Londonderry, Ireland April 2nd. (see previous entry)

1836   John Gillespie born 1817 arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1836 Margaret Gillespie born 1814, arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1836  Mary Gillespie born 1815. Arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1836 Mary Gillespie, born 1816, Arrived in the  Philadelphia, PA

1836 Mary Gillespie born 1817. Arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1836 Robert Gillespie born 1786 Passenger to New York

1836  Wm I Gillespie born 1818. Passenger to New York

1837 Andw Gillespie born 1822. Passenger to New York

1837  Ann Gillespie born 1809 Passenger to New York

1837  C  V Gillespie born 1812 Arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1837  C V Gillespie born 1816 Arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1837  James Gillespie born 1814. Arrived in Philadephia, PA

1837 James Gillespie, born 1817. Arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1837   John Gillespie, age 70, immigrated to Eldon, Victoria Co, Upper Canada (Ontario).

1837  Jno Gillespie b 1809. Arrived Philadelphia, PA

1837 Mary Gillespie b 1818. Passenger to New York

1837 Mcl Gillespie born 1787,  Arrived Philadelphia, PA

1837 Phoebe Gillespie birth 1787. Arrived Philadelphia, PA

1837  Thos Gillespie, birth 1816. Passenger to New York

1837  W Gillespie birth 1810. Arrived Philadelphia, PA

1838   Anne Gillespie birth 1817. Arrived Philadelphia, PA

1838   Anne Gillespie birth 1823. Arrived in USA

1838   Annie Gillespie birth 1813. Passenger to New York

1838   Isabella Gillespie birth 1822. Passenger to New York

1838    James Gillespey to Philadelphia.

1838   John Gillespie birth 1814. Arrived as a passenger in New York

1838   Mar Gillespie birth 1813. Arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1838    Marg Gillespie birth 1821. Arrived in  USA.

1838    Mary Gillespie birth 1819. Passenger to New York

1838    Noble Gillespie birth 1815. Passenger to New York

1838   Thomas Gillespie birth 1807. Arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1838   Thomas Gillespie birth 1813. Passenger to New York

1839    A Gillespie birth 1807.  Passenger to New York

1839    Ann Gillespie birth 1805. Arrived in USA

1839    Ann Gillespie birth 1807. Arrived in Philadephia, PA

1839   Ann Gillespie birth 1832. Arrived in USA

1839    Ann Gillespie, birth 1834. Arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1839    J E Gillespie Passenger to New York

1839    Jane Gillespie birth 1820. Passenger to New York

1839    Martha Gillespie birth 1817. Passenger to New York.

1839   Mary Gillespie, birth 1836. Passenger to USA

1839   Mich Gillespie birth 1806. Passenger to New York

1839   Paul Gillespie birth 1818. Passenger to Philadephia, PA

1839   Richard Gillespie birth 1805. Passenger to Philadephia, PA

1839   Richd Gillespie birth 1803. Passenger to New York

1839    Robert Gillespie (also Gillespy), arrived Philadelphia, PA

1839   Thomas Gillespie birth 1821. Passenger to  New York

1840   C Gillespie birth 1815. Passenger to New York

1840  J Gillespie birth 1791. Arrived in USA

1840  James Gillespie, birth 1817 Passenger to New York

1840   M Gillespie birth 1820. Passenger to New York

1840  N Gillespie birth 1815. Passenger to Massachusetts

1840 T Gillespie birth 1813. Passenger to Boston, Massachusetts

1840 T Gillespie birth 1818. Passenger to New York

 

1841  A Gillespie birth 1810. Passenger to New York

1841  A Gillespie birth 1813. Passenger to New York

1841   A Gillespie, birth 1816, Passenger to New York

1841   A Gillespie birth 1821. Passenger to USA

1841   A Gillespie birth 1822. Passenger to Philadelphia, PA

1841  A Gillespie birth 1829. Passenger to New York

1841  Ann Gillespie birth 1839. Passenger to New York

1841  B Gillespie birth 1819. Passenger to New York

1841   Cath Gillespie birth 1823. Passenger to Boston, Massacusetts

1841   Gro Gillespie birth 1831. Passegner to USA

1841   H Gillespie birth 1816. Passenger to New York

1841   Hugh Gillespie birth 1820. Passenger to New York

1841   J Gillespie birth 1811. Passenger to New York

1841   J Gillespie birth 1818. Passenger to New York

1841   J Gillespie birth 1823. Passenger to New York

1841   James Gillespie birth 1791. Passenger to New York

1841 John Gillespie birth 1821. Passenger arrived at New York

1841  John Gillespie  birth 1840. Passenger arrived at New York

1841  John E Gillespie, passenger arrived at New York

1841 Joseph A Gillespie, naturalization Maine 1906.

1841  L Gillespie birth 1821. Passenger to New York

1841  M Gillespie birth 1811. Passenger to USA

1841 M Gillespie birth 1817. Passenger to New York

1841 M Gillespie birth 1835. Passenger arrived at New  York

1841   Margaret Gillespie birth 1824. Passenger arrived at New York

1841  P Gillespie birth 1832. New York Passenger

1841 Pat Gillespie birth 1837. New York Passenger

1841 R Gillespie, birth 1811. Arrived in Massachusetts

1841 Rosey Gillespie birth 1823. Arrived in Boston.

1841 Thos Gillespie birth 1819. New York arrival

 

1842 Cath Gillespie passenger for New York

1842 Daniel Gillespie birth 1819. Passenger to USA

1842  Edward Gillespie birth 1819, New York Passenger

1842   Edward Gillespie birth 1815 Boston Passenger

1842   Eleanor Gillespie birth 1821 New York arrival

1842   Henry Gillespie birth 1840. Arrived in New York

1842  James Gillespie birth 1814. New York passenger

1842  Jane Gillespie birth 1802 Passenger for Massachusetts

1842  Jemima Gillespie birth 1821. Boston Passenger

1842 Jemunia Gillespie, birth 1821, bound for USA

1842  John Gillespee arrived Philadephia, PA

1842 Jos Gillespie birth 1815. New York passenger

1842 Mrs Gillespie arrived New York

1842 Pat Gillespie birth 1823. Passenger for Philadelphia, PA

1842 Sarah Gillespie birth 1822, New York passenger

1842 Susan Gillespie birth 1829, Passenger for Philadelphia, PA

1842 Wm Gillespie birth 1834, New York arrival

 

1843   Alice Gillespie to St Lawrence Ward, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

1843 Bem Gillespie birth 1823. New York arrival

1843 Bridget Gillespie birth 1822. New York arrival

1843 Elizth Gillespie birth 1836, New York passenger

1843  Isabella Gillespie, age 12, bound for Quebec , CANADA from Ireland aboard the Jane Duffies ship.

1843  Patrick Gillespie arrived at Philadelphia, PA

1844   James Gillespie, from Montreal to Cornwall, (Ontario) aided by a fund to help arriving people.

1844  James Gillespie arrived in Philadephia, PA

This next period now covers the Potato Famine desperation in Ireland 1845 to 1852

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1846, Dec 8 Anthony Gillespie, 28, labourer from Ireland to Baltimore, Maryland with Catherine Gillespie, 30 and Eleanor Gillespie, 25. Ship “Sea

1846 Dec 11. Lawrence Gillespie, 39, labourer & Homer Gillespie 30, labourer, Patt Gillespie, infant, Anthony Gillespie, labourer travelling from Ireland on ship, Queen of the West from Liverpool to New York.

1846            Mary Gillespie, age 60, to Ontario County in Canada West (Province of Ontario). Another Isle of Islay, Scottish settler most likely due to location.   

1846 Dec 12   Maryann Gillespie, 16, from Great Britain on the ship Panthea from Liverpool to New York.

1847, Nov 26      Cath Gillespie, age 19, servant, on ship, Hugenot, from Liverpool.

1847 Dec 8     Cath Gillespie, age 20, spinster on ship St Patrick from Liverpool

1847, Aug 9    David Gillespie, labourer from Liverpool on the ship, St Patrick, bound for America.

1847 (no date)   Daniel Gillespie and Sally on the ship “Marchioness of Clydesdale from Ireland to St John, New Brunswick, Canada.

1847     Dennis Gillespie, 25, arrived Boston, Massachusetts

1847        Buried on Grosse Island in St Lawrence River, CANADA:  Joseph Graham age three years and nine months, son of George Graham, labourer of the parish of Clogher, Co Tyrone, Ireland, and Elizabeth by her maiden name GILLESPIE, his wife. The child died on the second day of June  on board the Bark, Lord Seaton, now lying off the Quarantee Station, and was buried on the same day of the said month of the year of our Lord, 1847

Buried George Graham, aged two years, son of George Graham, labourer  of the Parish of Clogher, Co Tyrone, Ireland and of Elizabeth, by her maiden name, Gillespie, his wife. Child died in hospital on the 13th of June, 1847 (after having disembarked sick).

1847, Sept 4      Isabella Gillespie, age 18, servant, from Liverpool on ship, Matilda bound for America.

1847 (no date)   James Gillespie and Gidore, on the ship, Hartford, from Ireland to Philadelphia, USA.

1847, Aug 23    Jane Gillespie, age 33, from Liverpool on the ship, Cornelia, bound for America

1847, Dec 2nd from Liverpool, Margaret Gillispie, 50 and Ellen Gillespie, 17, and Michal Gillespie 4 on the ship, Albers

1847, Oct 22     Wm Gillespie, age 46, farmer and agent, and Mary Gillespie, widow, wife, age 46, Gilbert age 20, Susan, age 19, Margaret age 17, William age 13, Vesay, age 9, child Mary Anne, age 6, and Oran Gillespie, age 11 on board the ship, Westpoint, from Liverpool. Also Jas Gillespie, age 45, farmer. (2nd date for last passenger is October 25th).

1847, Dec 2          Wm Gillespie, age 24, weaver from Liverpool, on the ship Peter-Hattrick.

1848, Jan 25     Ann Gillespie, from Glasgow, on the ship Mary-Morrish.

1848, April 26   Chas Gillespie, age 27, carpenter and Mary, age 20, servant. Henry Gillespie, age 22, carpenter, on the ship Samuel-Hicks, from Liverpool. Also Thomas Gillespie, age 25, labourer, Mary Gillespie, age 18, servant, and Biddy, age 17, servant.

1848, April 21   Eliza Gillispie, age 20, from Belfast, Ireland on the ship, Infanta.

1848 , May 16 James Gillespie, 22 from Londonderry, Ireland on the ship Titcomb. Also  Honor Gillespie, 25, Bridget Gillespie 15, and Patrick Gillespie 8 months.

1848 May 31  James Gillespie, 20, mason, on ship  Mary-Morris from Glasgow, Scotland

1848, May 31  James Gillespie, 19, labourer, on ship Chieftain from Belfast, Ireland

1848   James Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1848    John Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1848   Maria Gillespie  28 arrived in Boston, Massachusetts

1848, June 12   Mary Gillespie, 18, house maid, on board the ship  Samoset from Liverpool.

1848, June 12   Peter Gillespie, 23, labourer from Glasgow, Scotland on ship, Lord-Byron.

1848, April 24    Robert Gillespie, age 40, labourer, and Margt, age 25, his wife, on the ship, Horne, from Liverpool.

1848, Jan 24      Thos Gillespie, age 20, labourer, and Patt, age 18, labourer, on the ship, Naomi from Liverpool.

1849, May 1      James Gillespie, 17, labourer on the ship, Bark Fanny, from Londonderry, Northern Ireland to New York

1849, Aug 15      Thomas Gillespie, 26 and wife Mary on ship Marchioners of Bute. From Newry, Ireland to New York. (date correction made).

1849, June 28    William Gillespie, 31, from Liverpool to New York on the ship, Guy Mannering.


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 1850, Sept 18  Ann Gallaspie, age 10 from ship, De Witt Clinton from LIverpool to New York.

1850, Jan 16    James Gillespie, age 28 from Ireland via Liverpool, to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA on the ship Saranak.

1850 July 18  John Gilllespie, age 9, arriving in Philadephia, PA from Londonderry on the ship, Barque Creole. 

1850, July 3    Mary Ann Gillespie, infant female travelling on the ship Bark Barbara from Londonderry, Ireland to Philadelphia, PA USA (with McLaughlin & McCrossan families).

1850  Sayers Gillespie, 78, immigrated to Canada to settle at Picton, in Prince Edward County, Ontario

1850  William Gillespie, 21 to Boston, Massachusetts

1851   William Gillespie to  Philadephia, PA

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1852, Sept 16  Gillespie, cadet.

1852    C Gillespie arrived in Acapulco, MEXICO

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1852    Bernard Gillespie arrived Philadelphia, PA

1852, April 23    C Gillespie, passenger on the ship Brig Amphitrite from Panama to San Francisco, California, left Panama on Feb 1st with 190 passengers and crew. 30 days out they put into San Carlos, Salvador where the Captain quit the vessel, as did seven other passengers. The remaining passengers raised $808 for provisions and set sail on March 12, 1852. On April 23rd with onnly one day of water left, plus a few pounds of rice and a peck of peas, the Captain and passengers decided to beach the ship 300 miles to the south and eastward of Acapulaco, Mexico. Landing was made safely. Some passengers were too sick, and remained with the Indians. The rest of the passengers crossed the mountains to Acapulco, arriving there in 18 days. There is no other information except that these passengers were likely part of the gold rush and probably originally left New York.

1852, Nov 4     John Gillespie, Master of an immigrant ship Brig Metropolis, from San Duan de Norte, Nicaragua to New York gave a report of his passengers that he signed at Port of New York

1852, May 14     Mary Gillespie, age 25, a labourer from Ireland, passenger on the ship Barque Atala from Liverpool to New York

Ireland begins to recover from the Potato Famine that sent a million away and starved another million people.

1853   James Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1853, July 15   Janet Gillespie, age 40, spinster, from Glasgow, Scotland via ship Java, to New York

1853  William Gillespie to Philadelphia, PA

1854, April 5  Cath Gallasby, 50 arrived in New York from Liverpool on ship Guy Mannering. 429 passengers.

1854, Aug 18      Eliza Gillespie, 27, domestic servant from Forfar, single, departed Birkenhead, Liverpool on this date on ship James Fernie. Arrived Port Adelaide, South Australia Dec 5, 1854

1854, April 13  John Gillespie, 18, labourer arrived in New York from Liverpool on ship Universe. 612 passengers.


1855     Bernard Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1855, Sept 3  David Gillespie, passenger on ship Webster from Liverpool to New York

1855, May 8   Ellen Gillespie, age 18, bonnet maker, from Ireland, left Liverpool on ship Manhattan. Arrived New York.

1855, Aug 2   William Gillespie, age 16, labourer, left Londonderry, Northern Ireland on ship Burlington, arrived in Philadelphia, PA.

1856   Andrew Gillespie arrived Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1856  Patrick Gillespie arrived Philadelphia, PA

1857, Aug 31    Anty Gilespie, age 22, labourer from Great Britain, upper deck of ship John J Boyd travelling from Liverpool to New York.

1857, May 23  Cathe Gillespie, age 23, spinster travelling from Liverpool to New York via the ship, Northern Chief.

1857, Sept 4    Isaac Gillespie, age 22, from Ireland and Mg’t Gillespie, age 29, together as passengers on ship Kossuth, left Liverpool and arrived in New York.

1857 Aug 25     Mary Gillespie, age 35, wife, Fredrk age 12 and Rich’d age 7. Anthony Gillespie, age 4 all from Great Britain heading to USA. Left Liverpool,England on ship, S. S. City of Washington. Arrived New York.

1857, May 20        Wm Gillespie, age 17, clerk and Eliza Gillespie, age 15, clerk. left Liverpool on ship, Barnabas Webb. Arrived in New York.

1858 May 1st, Mrs Gillespie to INDIA

1858   Archibald Gillespie arrived in Philadephia, PA

1858  William Gillespie to Philadelphia, PA

1859  Francis Gillespy to Philadelphia, PA


1860, Jan 20  Gillespie, Lieutenant to INDIA

1860     John Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1860   Sally Gillespie, age 16 from Moville, Co Donegal, Ireland and Maria, age 23 to Philadelphia, PA on ship Elizabeth. Also on board Jane Gillespie, age 20 from Moville, Margaret Gillespie, age 16 of Moville, Catherine Gillespie, age 25 Edenreagh.

1860   Samuel Gillespie arrived Philadelphia, PA

1860  Thomas Gillespie arrived Philadelphia, PA

1861 June 24 Gillespie, Lieutenant to INDIA

1862 Sept 22      Captain D Gillespie reported at Greenock, Scotland the birth of two children on board his ship, Elizabeth out of Londonderry. Voyage of party of Lewismen. Left Londonderry July 3rd and arrived Quebec City, Canada on Aug 3. Arrived back at Clyde Sept 20th.

1862, June 27      John Gillespie, age 18, labourer from Scotland on ship Antarctic from Liverpool to New York.

1862, June 17  Major Gillespie, age 52 yrs 7 months, army officer of United States in US Cabin on ship SS Columbia to New York from Havana, Cuba

1862    Michael Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1863, Dec 9     James Gillespie, age 25, labourer from Great Britain in steerage of the ship Australia from Liverpool to New York.

1864   Anthony Gillespie arrived in Philadephia, PA

1864  William Gillespie to Philadelphia, PA

1865, Dec 14,  Gillespie, Captain, to INDIA

1865    Archibald Gillespie arrived in Philadephia, PA

1866   John J Gillespie arrived Philadelphia, PA

1868, Oct   Gillespie, Captain to INDIA

1868 Nov 27  Mrs Gillespie to INDIA

1868  John Gillespy to Philadephia, PA

1869, March 30,   Rev R Gillespie to INDIA

1869  James A Gillespie arrived in Canada to settle in Quebec at Montreal, St Antoine Ward.

1869  Louisa M Gillespie arrived in Canada to settle in Montreal, Quebec,  St Antoine Ward.

1869 Mary Jane Gillespie, age 57 arrived in Canada to settle in Montreal, Quebecx, St Antoine Ward.


1870 April 8     Margt Gillespie,age 18, from Scotland travelled on ship, S S Europa from Glasgow to New York.

1871  Jan 31   W J Gillispie, Capt 49th Foot, to INDIA

1871 March 11  H C Gillespie, Ass-Surgeon 70th Foot to INDIA

1871, Nov 9  RR Gillispie Major 106th Foot to INDIA

1871 June 13     Chas Gillespie, age 29, labourer from Ireland, on SS France from Liverpool to New York.

1871 June 9     Jno Gillespie, age 53, builder, Mrs Isab Gillespie, age 59 from Scotland, steerage on ship SS India from Glasgow and Moville, Co Donegal, Ireland to New York. Also Thos Gillespie, age 17 from Ireland in steerage on same ship.

1871 June 9      William Gillespie, age 26, labourer from Ireland, steerage. From Glasgow to New York via ship SS Columbia.

1872 Nov 22  Mr Gillespie to INDIA

1872 April 29     Thos Gillespie, age 17, labourer from Ireland on ship SS Europa from Glasgow, Scotland to New York.

1873 Feb 18  Robert Gillispie, Surg-Major INDIA

1873 Nov 29 Captain Gillespie to INDIA

1873 April 21     Geo Gillespie, age 28, mason from Scotland, via SS India from Glasgow, Scotland via Moville, Co Donegal, Ireland to New York.

1873    Margaret Gillespie arrived in Canada to settle in Toronto, Ward 1.

1873   Mary Gillespie, age 10 on ship SS Polynesia (Home Children)  Also Robert Gillespie, age 15 to Canada

1874 Sept 15   Gillespie INDIA

1875 Sept 10  Mrs Gillespie to INDIA

1875  Ann Gillespie immigrated to Canada to settle in Montreal, ‘Quebec, Hochelega, St Gabriel Ward.

1875 Sept 25     Jane Gillespie, age 12, servant from Ireland travelling on ship SS California from Glasgow, Scotland via Moville, Co Donegal, Ireland to NewYork. ‘intermediate.’

1876    Daniel Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1876   Edward Gillespie arrived Philadelphia, PA

1876   Michael Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1876   Patrick Gillespie arrived in Philadephia, PA

1877  Duncan Gillespie, a native of Scotland, immigrated to Canada to settle in Ontario County, Ontario

1877  Helen G Gillespie arrived in Canada to settle in Toronto, Ward 3.

1877  Patrick Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1877  Samuel Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1877   Sophia Gillespie 38, arrived in Canada to settle in Toronto Centre, Ontario, Ward 3.

1878    John Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1878, Sept 14      Mary Gillespie, age 30, resident of USA, on ship SS Celtic from Liverpool to New York in steerage.

1878    Patrick Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1878    Peter Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1878 Jan 29    William Gillespie, age 39 from England, in fore steerage on ship SS Egypt sailed from Liverpool to New York.

1879 March 5      Geo Gillespie, age 28, farmer, from Liverpool to New York via steerage on ship SS Nevada

1879 April 14      Jas Gillespie, age 30 from Scotland via ship SS City of Berlin to USA in steerage.


1880    George Gillespie immigrated to Canada to settle in Montreal City, St Antoine Ward, Quebec

1880     James Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1880    Thomas Gillespie arrived Philadephia, PA

1880    William Gillespie to Philadelphia, PA

1881    James Gillespie arrived in Philadelphia, PA

1881  William Gillespie 29 arrived in Canada to settle in Toronto

1881 Helen Gillespie, birth 1850, age 31, departed Nov 29, 1881 from Plymouth, England. Arrived Australia Feb 22, 1882 emigration.

1882  Archibald Gillespie arrived on the ship Quebec at the port of Halifax, Nova Scotia

1882 Jan 6   Mrs J Gillespie, age 36, wife from the USA, on the ship SS State of Alabama from Glasgow, Scotland & Larne, Ireland to New York.

1882    Isaac Gillespie, 32, arrived in Texas

1882   John Gillespie, 24 arrived in Canada at the Port of Halifax, Nova Scotia via the ship Polynesian.

1883  Mr A Gillespie, 18, arrived on the ship Nova Scotian in the port of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

1883 Enley Gillespie arrived in Canada to settle in Quebec, Hochelaga, ST Henri Ward (?Montreal)

1883 May 23       Mary Gillespie, age 19, house servant from Ireland on the ship SS Anchoria from Glasgow, Scotland to New York.

1885  Jane Gillespie arrived in Canada via the ship Sardinia at the port of Halifax, Nova Scotia

1885, Oct 8           Mr L Gillespie, age 27, gentleman from England on the SS Abyssinia from Liverpool & Queenstown to New York, 246 passengers

1886  John Gillespie, age 6, arrived in Canada at the port of Halifax,  Nova Scotia via the ship Carthaginian.

1886  Margaret Gillespie, age 3, arrived in Canada at the port of Halifax, Nova Scotia via the ship Carthaginian.

1887 to CANADA

Eli I Gillespie, 18,  (female) birth 1869 Ireland, arrived at the port of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada March 1887. Ship Scandinavian.

Eliza Gillespie born Scotland, immigrated March 1887 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Scandinavian.

Henry Gillespie 19 arrived in Canada at the port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on the ship Sarnia.

James Gillespie, age 11, arrived in Canada at the Port of Halifax, Nova Scotia aboard the ship Siberian. (Home Children)

1887  J Gillespie Muir, age 50 immigrated to Canada to settle in Montreal City, Quebec, St Antoine Ward.

March 1887  Margaret Gillespie, 21, birth 1866 Ireland, arrived in Canada at Port of Halifax, Nova Scotia aboard the ship Prussian.

Mary Gillespie, 27, immigrated to Canada to settle in Montreal, St Ann’s Ward.

1887 to Australia

Jessie Gillespie, birth 1841, age 46, married, departing London, England  for Sydney, Australia 1887

Mary Gillespie, 16, born 1869, single, emigrating from London, England for Victoria, Australia 1887

1888 to USA

1888, Dec 17        Colin Gillespie, age 39, merchant of London, England, on the SS Eturia from Liverpool & Queenston to New York.

1888 to CANADA

Chas Gillespie, birth 1863 Ireland,  immigrated April 1888 via Halifax, Nova Scotia, age 25. Ship Carthaginian

Jas Gillespie, birth 1866 Ireland. Immigrated, age 22,  April 1888 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Carthaginian

1889 to CANADA

Henry Gillespie birth 1870 England, immigrated age 19, on March 1889 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Sarnia

1889  John Gillespie, 30, arrived in Canada to settle in Toronto, Ward 3.

Wm Gillespie, birthplace England, immigrated March 1889 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Oregon.

1890 to CANADA

1890  David Gillespie, birth 1885 Scotland,  age 5 on ship SS Siberian to Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada (Home Children). Also John Gillespie age 8.

1890 To USA

1890 July 7    John Gillespie, age 40, labourer from Ireland, Mary Gillespie, age 44, matron from Ireland, on the SS Cephalonia from Liverpool & Queenston, Ireland to Boston, Massachusetts.

1890 May 26   Th? Gillespie, age 28, single male, labourer from England on the ship SS Kansas from Liverpool to Boston, Massachusetts.

1892 Arriving Ellis Island from Donegal, Ireland  Buopt Gillespie, age 25 on the ship SS Ethiopia from Glasgow, Scotland via Moville, Co Donegal to New York .The processing station at Ellis Island opened in 1892 and closed in 1954. 12 million immigrants passed through this station in the 60 year period.

1892   Other passengers arriving at Ellis Island, New York from overseas:                                                        USA-NYC-Ellis Island crop.jpg

  • Agnes Gillespie, age 28
  • A.S. Gillespie    from Liverpool, age 30
  • Annie Gillespie from Co Donegal, age 28
  • Bridget Gillespie, age 19
  • Bunfet Gillespie, from Co Donegal, age 25
  • C Gillespie, age 29
  • Ciss Gillespie, age 38
  • Danl Gillespie from Glasgow, Scotland, age 32
  • Eliza Gillespie, age 23
  • James Gillespie from Dublin, Ireland, age 22
  • Jas Gillespie from Londonderry, Ireland, age 30
  • Jas Gillespie from Liverpool, age 35
  • Jno Gillespie, age 41
  • Jno Gillespie, age 17
  • Jno Gillespie from Dublin, Ireland, age 14
  • John Gillespie from Glasgow, Scotland, age 53
  • Jos Gillespie, age 30
  • Joseph Gillespie from Liverpool, age 26
  • Kate Gillespie, age 21
  • Kate Gillespie, from Co Donegal, 35
  • Kate Gillespie
  • Lizzie Gillespie, age 24
  • Margaret Gillespie
  • Mary Gillespie, age  11
  • Mary Gillespie, age 25
  • Mary Gillespie from Co Donegal, age 25
  • Mary Gillespie, age 22
  • Mic Gillespie, age  25
  • Owen Gillespie, from Co Donegal, Ireland, age 30
  • Pat Gillespie, age 23
  • Pat Gillespie, age 20
  • Peter Gillespie age 25
  • Peter Gillespie, age 20
  • R. G.Gillespie from Liverpool, age 26
  • S. W.Gillespie, age 39
  • Thos Gillespie from Belfast, Ireland, age 21
  • Thos Gillespie from Belfast, Ireland, age 19
  • W. Hewitt Gillespie, from London, age 24, Newry
  • Wm Gillespie from London , age 41
  • Gillespie, age 5
  • Gillespie, age 7
  • Gillespie, age 28
  • Gillespie, age 29

1893 Ellis Island Arrivals

  • Agnes Gillespie, age 11
  • Agnes Gillespie, age 42
  • Alex Gillespie, age 35
  • Alex Gillespioe, age 32
  • Alex R Gillespie, age 53
  • Alexr Gillespie age 0
  • Allan L R Gillespie, 21
  • Annie Gillespie, 20
  • Bella Gillespie, age 2 from Co Donegal, Ireland
  • Bridget  Gillespie 18
  • Bridget Gillespie 18 from Co Donegal,  Ireland
  • C. M. Gillespie, 24
  • Cath Gillespie, 24, from Co Donegal, Ireland
  • Cath Gillespie, 24, from Co Donegal, Ireland
  • Ch…Gillespie, 7
  • Claud Gillespie, 10
  • Colin M Gillespie 40
  • Daniel Gillespie, 20, from Co Donegal, Ireland
  • David Gillespie, 18 from Scotland
  • Ed Gillespie, Lpl, 27
  • Eliza Gillespie, 18 from Ireland
  • Eliza Gillespie, 28
  • Elizabeth Gillespie, 10 from Scotland
  • Ellen Gillespie, 28
  • Frank Gillespie, 26
  • George Gillespie, 15 from Scotlandenry L G
  • George Gillespie, 24 from Ireland
  • George Gillespie, 26 from Glasgow
  • Henry Gillespie, 34 from Scotland
  • Henry L Gillespie 29
  • J H Gillespie, 41
  • James Gillespie 40 from Glasgow
  • James Gillespie 28 from Co Donegal, Ireland
  • James Gillespie 9
  • James Gillespie, 0, from Co Donegal, Ireland
  • Jas Gillespie, 29 from Glasgow
  • Jas Gillespie, 25
  • Jas Gillespie 48
  • John Gillespie, Larue, 25
  • John Gillespie, 65
  • John Gillespie 17
  • John Gillespie, 22
  • John Gillespie, 4
  • Jos Gillespie, 0, from Donegal
  • Joseph Gillespie, Tullybrick, 19
  • Kate Gillespie, 20
  • Kate Gillespie, 22
  • Lizzie Gillespie, 6
  • M. J. Gillespie 22 from Belfast
  • Maggie Gillespie age 3
  • Margaret Gillespie, 20 from Scotland
  • Margaret Gillespie, 28 from Co Donegal
  • Margt Gillespie, 2
  • Margt Gillespie, 31
  • Marion Gillespie, 18
  • Martha M Gillespie, 31 from Co Donegal,  Ireland
  • Mary Gillespie 21 from Co Donegal, Ireland
  • Mary Gillespie 24
  • Mary Gillespie, 20 from Cresslough
  • Mary Gillespie 24
  • Mary A Gillespie 20 from Donegal
  • Md Gillespie 26
  • Miss Gillespie 20
  • Mt Gillespie 26
  • Moses Gillespie 26 from Ireland
  • Mr J Gillespie, 39
  • Mrs Thd A Gillespie 32
  • Mrs John Gillespie, 23 from Larue
  • Nora Gillespie, 23, Fasnascullogue
  • Oh Gillespie, 5
  • Patrick Gillespie, 22 from Donegal
  • Patrick Gillespie, 28
  • R. G. Gillespie, 35 from England
  • Rob Gillespie, 31
  • Robert Gillespie 24 from Scotland
  • Robert Gillespie, 22 from Dunfirmline
  • Samuel Gillespie, 23
  • Sarah Gillespie 54 from Scotland
  • Sarah Gillespie 50
  • Sarah J Gillespie 19 from Co Mayo, Ireland
  • Sarah K Gillespie, 54
  • Thd A Gillespie 35
  • Thd H Gillespie 31
  • Thomas Gillespie 44 from Shotto, Scotland
  • Thomas Gillespie 23
  • Thos Gillespie, 56
  • Thos Gillespie, 16
  • William Gillespie, 25, from Ireland
  • Wm Gillespie, 20

1894 to CANADA

L Gillespie (male) immigrated Feb 1894 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Numidian.

1895 to USA

1895 May 1       John Gillespie, age 22, farmer from Ireland to New York on the SS Furnessia.

1895  P Gillespie, immigration, occupation A B, departure port London, England, arrival port Wellington, New Zealand, on ship Opawa.

1895 Ellis Island, New York

A. O Gillespie, 51

1896 To CANADA

1896   Nellie Gillespie immigrated to Canada to settle in Hochelaga, Westmount City, Quebec

1896 Ellis Island, New York

  • A. J. Gillespie, age 9
  • Agnes Gillespie, 26 from Liverpool

1897 Annie Gillespie, age 10 on Ship SS Sarmation to Canada (Home Children).

1897 M Gillespie, immigration, departure port London,England, arrival port Lyttelton, New Zealand (other ports also listed) on ship Kaikoura. Date of Event June 19, 1897.

1898 Ellis Island, New York

Agnes Gillespie, 21 from Ballina

1899 Through Ellis Island, New York

Gillespie from Co Donegal, Ireland


1900s

1900 to CANADA

1900  Francis Gillespie, 25, immigrated to Canada to settle in Laval, Quebec, Longue Pointe.

Ingald Gillespie (male) birth Scotland, immigrated August 1900 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Buenos Ayrean

Robert Gillespie, birth 1869 Scotland, immigrated age 31 on Aug 1900 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Carthaginian

1901 to CANADA

1901  Charles Gillespie, age 70.  immigrated to Pickering, Ontario

1901  Mrs E Gillespie, age 86  immigrated to Montreal, Quebec, St Antoine Ward.

1901   Eliza Gillespie, age 57, immigrated to Toronto, Ward 3

1901 to USA

Ellis Island, New York

  • Agnes Gillespie, 23 from Fasgow (?Glasgow)

1902 Ellis Island, New York

  • Agnes Gillespie, 9, from Luilthgow

1903 A Gillespie immigrated. Departed  from Melbourne to Bluff, New Zealand (other ports mentioned)Occupation labourer and domestics. On ship Victoria

1903 Aug 15    Pahilip Gillespie travelled from Havre, France to New York on ship The La Savoie.

1903, Aug 17    Mrs Mgt Gillispie & John Gillespie departed Londonderry, Northern Ireland and Glasgow, Scotland on the ship SS Columbia. Arrived New York

1903 Sept 22    Maggie Gillespie from Londonderry, Ireland and Glasgow, Scotland on the ship Astoria to New York.

1903, Nov 11    Mrs Robert Gillespie departed Liverpool, England on the ship SS Oceania. Arrived in New York.

1903, Dec 25    William Gillespie, departed Londonderry, Northern Ireland and Glasgow, Scotland on the ship SS Anchoria. Arrived New York.

1903 to CANADA

Edward Gillespie birth 1874 Ireland. Immigrated May 1903, age 29, via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Tunisian.

William Gillespie birth 1887 Scotland. Immigrated age 16 April 1903 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Laurentian

1904 to CANADA

F Gillespie (male) birth 1881 Scotland, immigrated April 1904 Halifax, Nova Scotia, age 23. Ship Siberian.

Helen Gillespie birth 1882 Scotland. Immigrated Oct 1904 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, age 22. Ship Lake Manitoba.

Maggie Gillespie, age 20 immigrated to Canada from Britain.

1904 Via Ellis Island, New York, USA

  • Agnes Gillespie, 16 from Glasgow
  • Albert Gillespie, 30 from Surinam
  • Nellie Gillespie, 52 from Glasgow,

1905 to CANADA

Allan L R Gillespie born 1870 Scotland, immigrated Oct 1905 age 35 via Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Ship Moana.

1905 Barbara Gillespie, b 1892, a child brought to Canada by The Orphan Home of Scotland on Ship SS Corinthian (Home Children)  Also Jane Gillespie, 11 to Canada

J A Gillespie, birth 1882 Canada immigrated Aug 1905 via Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, age 23. Ship Princess Victoria.

1905 Through Ellis Island, New York

  • Gillespie, age 30
  • Anna Gillespie, age 50

1906 to CANADA

Adam Gillespie  birth 1871 Ireland,  immigrated age 35  on March 1906 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Siberian

Elizabeth Gillespie, birth 1904 Ireland, immigrated age 2 , October 1906 Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Tunisian.

J Gillespie born Scotland immigration June 1906  Quebec City, Quebec,  Canada

James Gillespie, birth 1876 England, immigrated July 1906 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, age 30. Ship Lake Erie.

Lizzie Gillespie, birth 1880 Canada. Immigrated age 26,  August 1906 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Athenia

Mary Gillespie, birth 1876 Scotland, immigrated age 30 May 1906 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Mongolian.

Mathilda Gillespie, birth 1898 Ireland, immigrated March 1906 via Halifax, Nova Scotia, age 6. Ship Siberian.

S. A. Gillespie (female) immigrated April 1906 via Victoria, British Columbia. Ship Indianapolis.

Wm Jas Gillespie, birth 1901 Ireland. Immigrated March 1906, age 5 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Siberian.

1906  Ellis Island, New York

  • Ab’m L Gillespie, 42
  • Adele Gillespie, 29

1907 to CANADA

Alex Gillespie birth 1874 Scotland, immigrated age 33 June 1907 Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Cassandra

Catherine Gillespie birth 1867 England, immigrated age 40 on Oct 1907 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Empress of Britain.

Julia Gillespie, birth 1883 England. Immigrated age 24 US Eastern ports April 1907 coming to Canada on ship Dominion.

Marion Gillespie, birth Scotland, immigrated August 1907 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Pretorian.

Mary Gillespie birth 1889 Scotland. Immigrated Sept 1907 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Pretorian

May Gillespie (male) birth British, immigrated October 1907 , age 9, via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Southwark.

Mongo Gillespie birth 1878 Scotland immigrated Feb 1907 via Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Ship Miowera. Age 29.

Thomas Gillespie birth 1873 England. Immigrated age 34,  May 1907 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Scillian.

Thomas Gillespie, birthplace England immigrated Oct 1907 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Virginian.

1907 was the peak year of immigration through Ellis Island in New York.

Agnes Gillespie, 15 from Ayr, Scotland

1907 June 19    Annie Gillespie, age 40, married, US Citizen, wife, can read and write, nationality Dublin, Ireland, last permanent residence Philadelphia, passage paid by self in the amount of $25.  Going to husband Thomas M Gillespie, 220 N Camac Street.  Height 5 ft 8 inches, complexion dark; hair dark; eyes blue; born in Co Tyrone, Ireland. Also Thomas Gillespie, age 9, single, US citizen, going to or return to father.

Many immigrants to Canada came from the United States or sailed from Europe to American ports on their way to Canada. Before April 1908, people were able to move freely across the border from the United States into Canada; no record of immigration exists for those individuals.In 1908, the government of Canada started recording border arrivals on border entry lists which were the official record of immigration; there are no immigrant applications or files. The lists are arranged by border port and date of entry.

1908 to CANADA

Wm Gillespie birthplace Canada, passenger Sept 1908 on ship Victorian

1908  Ellis Island, New York

via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

  • Agnes Gillespie, 22 from Castlebar, Ireland
  • Agnes Gillespie, 56 from Glasgow, Scotland

1909 to CANADA

Alex Gillespie, birth 1907 Scotland immigrated age 2, May 1909 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Cassandra.

D Gillespie  (male) birth 1890 England, immigrated June 1909 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, age 19. Ship Corsican.

Ronald D Gillespie immigrated August 1909, age 19, via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Empress of Britain.

Thomas Gillespie  birth 1890 Scotland, immigrated age 19 on June 1909 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Pretoria.

1909 Ellis Island, New York

  • Albert  C Gillespie, 32, London, England

1910 via Ellis Island, New York

  • Gillespie
  • Albert Gillespie 38 from Belfast, Ireland
  • Annie Gillespie, 65 residence Philadelphia, PA

1910 to CANADA

Catherine Gillespie, birth 1888 Scotland, immigrated May 1910 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, age 22. Ship Megantic.

Christina Gillespie birth 1899 Scotland immigrated age 11 in August 1910 via Halifax, Nova Scotia on ship Mongolian.

James Gillespie, birth 1878 Scotland, immigrated age 32,  June 1910 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Cassandra.

Jeannie Gillespie, birth 1901 Scotland, age 9, immigrated Aug 1910 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Mongolian.

Lizzie Gillespie (male) born Ireland,  immigrated May 1910 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Pretorian

Margaret Gillespie birth 1879 Scotland, immigrated June 1910 Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, age 31. Ship Cassandra.

Wm Gillespie, born Canada,  age 0, immigrated Nov 1910 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Laurentic.

1911 to CANADA

Agnes Gillespie birth 1869 Scotland, immigrated age 42 on  Sept 1911 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Scotian

Walter Gillespie, birth 1886 Scotland. Immigrated age 25,  March 11, 1911 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Virginian

1911 To USA

William Gillespie birth 1871 Canada immigrated to New York City Sept 1911, age 40.  Ship Mauretania.

1911 Ellis Island, New York

  • Agnes Gillespie, 18, from Southampton, England
  • Agnes Gillespie, age 22
  • Agnes Gillespie, 25 from Glasgow, Scotland
  • Aileen Gillespie, 2

1912 April 12-15   The ship Titanic left Southampton, England on its maiden voyage to New York, but was hit by an iceberg and went to the bottom of the ocean. Most of its 1500 passengers died. William Henry Gillespie, age 34, a clerk from Co Laois, Ireland en route to British Columbia, Canada drowned. Vera nee Gillespie Dick (1894-1973), age 17 from Calgary, Alberta and the bride of Albert Dick, were returning from their honeymoon. They were rescued. Vera was the daughter of Frederick William Gillespie and his wife, Annie.

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1912 To CANADA

Annie Gillespie, 18 on ship SS Victorian (Home Children) 1912 to Canada.

Maggie Gillespie birth 1903 Ireland, immigrated age 9 to Canada August 1912 via Quebec City, Quebec Canada. Ship Pretorian.

Margt W Gillespie birth Scotland, immigrated July 1912 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Athenia.

Mary Gillespie, birth Scotland, immigrated April 1912 Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Scandinavian

1912 to AUSTRALIA

James Gillespie, 25, b 1887, married, departed London, England Wellington, New Zealand, Aug 19, 1912 immigration on ship Arawa

Patrick Gillespie, birth 1887, immigration to Queensland, Australia  1912, age 25 “nominated individual who was included on the the source card: Patrick Gillespie.”

1912 Ellis Island, New York

  • Agnes B Gillespie, age 24 from Glasgow, Scotland
  • Agnes Graham Gillespie, 24, from Glasgow, Scotland

World War I began Jul 28, 1914 – Nov 11, 1918 making it very dangerous for passenger ships crossing the Atlantic Ocean.

1913 Via Ellis Island, New York

  • …ta Gillespie, age 53
  • Agnes Gillespie, 19 Brookborough, Ireland
  • Agnes Gillespie, 31 Kewanee, Illinois residence

1913 A Gillespie,  immigration, ladies gentleman, Departure Auckland, New Zealand. Arrival port Vancouver, New Zealand.

1913 to CANADA

Alan L Gillespie birth 1878 Scotland. Immigrated age 35, August 13, 1913 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Scandinavian.

Annie Gillespie birth Ireland, immigrated Nov 1913 via Halifax, Nova Scotia, ship Scandinavian.

Edward Gillespie birth 1892 Ireland immigrated August 1913 via Quebec City, Quebec, age 21. Ship Laurentic.

Mary Gillespie, birth 1911 Ireland. Immigrated age 2 on Nov 1913 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.  Ship Pretorian.

Thomas Gillespie birth 1895 Scotland. Immigrated age 18 on June 1913 via Quebec City, Quebec Canada. Ship Hesperian.

Wm F Gillespie 1891 birth Canada, immigrated age 22 on Sept 1913 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Virginian.

1914 to CANADA

Harold Gillespie birth 1903 Ireland. Immigrated age 11,  July 1914 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Grampian.

James Gillespie birth 1880 Scotland, immigrated May 1914 age 34 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Letitia.

Margt S Gillespie, birthplace Canada, immigrated Sept 1914 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Hesperian.

Robert John Gillespie birth 1876 Ireland. Immigrated age 38,  August 1914 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Scandinavian

Thomas Gillespie birth 1876 Canada arriving age 38, as a passenger May 1914 on ship Alsatian at Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

1915 to CANADA

William Gillespie birth 1892 Ireland, immigrated June 1915, age 23 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Pretoria.

1915, April 17     John Gillespie travelled on the RMS Luisitania from Liverpool, England, heading to New York. The ship was torpedoed in the Atlantic with a loss of 1,198 lives on 7 May 1915, three years after the Titanic went down. It lies at the bottom of the ocean off the coast of Co Cork, Ireland.

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1915 Mr Peter Gillespie arrived in New York on the ship Cameronia from Glasgow, Scotland

1915  Ellis Island, New York

  • Abraham L Gillespie, 20
  • Albert Gillespie, 50, New York, NY

The Great War had ended in 1918, and peace returned for a few years.

1918 To CANADA

W H Gillespie (female) immigrated Oct 1918 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Neuralia.

 

From January 1919 to the end of 1924, individual forms were used to record immigrants entering Canada from or via the United States. Please note that the border entry records are only about 50% complete. Not all immigrants crossed the border at official ports, or, if the port was closed at the time, they would have entered the country without being registered. Also, many families were not registered because the parents had been born in Canada or had previously resided in Canada, and were considered to be returning Canadians, not immigrants.

1919 To CANADA

A L Gillespie admitted to  Canada from USA – border crossing forms

Carl & Alice Gillespie from Ohio to Alberta via ferry April 1919 to visit her father.

Charles Gillespie, b Ireland, from North Dakota to Alberta “to take up land” 1919

Elizabeth Gillespie birth 1890 Scotland. Immigration July 1919 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Grampian.

John Anderson Gillespie (female) immigrated via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Saturnia.

W Gillespie, (female) birth 1903 Ireland. Immigrated age 16,  October 1919 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Grampian.

1919 to AUSTRALIA

Hannah Gillespie, birth estimated 1898, immigrated to Queensland, Australia 1919, age 19, on ship Osterley. ” Nominated individual who was included on the source card: Hannah Gillespie.”

1919 Ellis Island, New York

  • Agnes Gillespie, 56 from Glasgow, Scotland

1920 to CANADA

Agnes Kay Gillespie birth 1910 Scotland immigrated age 10 April 1920 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Cassandra.

Albert Gillespie from USA – border forms

Alfred Gillespie from USA – to Saskatchewan

Christina Gillespie, birth 1899 Scotland immigration August 1920 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, age 21 on ship Cassandra.

Danny Gillespie (female) birth 1888 Scotland. Immigrated May 1920 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, age 32. Ship Metagama.

Claude Gillespie from Texas to Alberta by auto, looking for his brother

Essie Gillespie, birth 1888  Ireland, immigrated age 32 on Sept 1920 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, Ship Melita.

John Gillespie birth 1894 Scotland to Canada June 1920 age 26, via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.Ship Saturnia.

William Gillespie birth 1897 Scotland, immigrated age 23 Nov 1920 via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Ship Saturnia.

1920 Via Ellis Island, New York

  • A Gillespie, 20

1921 B Gillespie, immigration, occupation a trimmer, departure port Wellington, New Zealand, arrival port unknown. On ship Tarawerab 1921

1921   L M Gillespie, immigration, occupation ladies and gentlemen, departure port, Auckland, New Zealand. Arrival port Suva. On ship Tofua.

1921 Via Ellis Island, New York

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  • A. C Gillespie, age 37
  • Agnes Gillespie, 52 of Aidrie, Scotland

1921 to CANADA

David Gillespie birth 1891 Scotland, immigrated age 30 on May 1921 via Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ship Cassandra.

Mrs Elsie Gillespie from Ohio 1921 to her uncles in Saskatchewan (as a settler).

Frank Gillespie, miner & prospector from Alaska, born Prince Edward Island, returning to Canada 1921 to do the same work.

Thomas Gillespie birth 1876 Canada, passenger on ship Carmania at Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada age 45.

1922 to CANADA

Angus Gillespie, 57 returning to his own cottage in Kingsville from USA – border crossing papers

Anna Gillespie from PA 1922 heading to Montreal from New York City to seek work as a waitress.

Mrs Beulah Gillespie, wife of Paul V, from Minot, North Dakota 1922 to visit her father, via Edmonton, Alberta (recheck date re 1932)

  • A. C. Gillespie, 37
  • Agnes Gillespie, 34, Kirintilloch, Scotland

1924 to CANADA

1924 Ellis Island, New York

  • Agnes Gillespie, 9, Jersey City, New Jersey residence
  • Albert Gillespie, 38

1925  to CANADA

  • Alexander B Gillespie, 30, Britain

Andrew B Gillespie, 16, Br, arrived at port of Quebec City on May 17, 1925 on ship Athenia

Charles Gillespie, 38, Britain arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia April 4, 1925 on ship Athenia

Dugald Gillespie, 40, Canada, arrived at port of Quebec City on June 20, 1925 on ship Austonia

Edith Gillespie, 26, Britain, arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on April 4, 1925 on ship Athenia

  • Francis Gillespie, 50, Britain

Grace Gillespie, 40 Britain, arrived at port of Quebec City on April 27, 1925 on ship Montreal

Isabella Gillespie, 3, Britain arrived at port of Quebec City on April 27, 1925 on ship Montreal

Isabella Gillespie, 37, Britain arrived at port of Quebec City on October 4, 1925 on ship Athenia

James Gillespie, 18 from Britain arrived at port of Quebec City, Quebec on May 10, 1925 on ship Saturnia

James Chalm. Gillespie 9, Britain, arrived at port of Quebec
City, Quebec on August 22, 1925 on ship Letitia

  • Jane Gillespie, 14, Britain
  • Janie Gillespie, 11, Britain
  • John Gillespie, 9, Britain
  • Joseph Gillespie, 24, Britain
  • Mabel Gillespie, 9, Britain
  • Margaret Gillespie, 50, Britain
  • Margt Gillespie, 29, Scotland
  • Marguerite Gillespie, 32, Canada
  • Mary Gillespie, 3, Britain

Mary Elizabeth Gillespie 21, Britain arrived at port of Quebec Cit on May 17, 1925 on ship Athenia

Maud Gillespie, 26, Britain arrived at port of Quebec City on Sept 20, 1925 on ship Letitia

Patrick Gillespie, 30, Britain arrived at port of Quebec City on June 15, 1926 on ship Athenia

Patrick Gillespie, 32, Br, arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on April 4, 1925 on ship Athenia

Robert Gillespie, 47, Britain arrived at port of Quebec City on April 27, 1925 on ship Montreal

Sheila Gillespie, 3, Britain arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on April 4, 1925 on ship Athenia

Thomas Steven Gillespie, 48, Canada arrived at port of Quebec City on May 9, 1926 on ship Empress of Scotland

William Gillespie 20, Britain arrived at port of Quebec City on July 4, 1925 on ship Saturnia

1925 to New York

Frances Gillespie, 50, Britain (female) arrived at port of New York on March 9, 1925 on ship Fort Victoria

1926  to CANADA

Agnes Gillespie, 6, Scotland arrived at port of St John, New Brunswick on Dec 19, 1926 on ship Montnairn

Annie Gillespie, 48, Scotland, arrived at port of Quebec City on Sept 3, 1926 on ship Metagama

Barbara Gillespie, 11 m Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on Nov 14, 1926 on ship Montnairn

Bell Gillespie, 20, Ireland arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on April 12, 1926 on ship Regina

Catherine Gillespie, 23, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on June 6, 1926 on ship Montclare

Cathie Gillespie, 16, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on Sept 3, 1926 on ship Metagama

Charles Jas Gillespie, 49, England arrived at port of Vancouver, British Columbia on Oct 25, 1926 on ship Doriestar

Con Gillespie, 69 arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on Dec 18, 1926 on ship Doric

Eliz Gillespie, 26, Britain, Scotland, arrived at port of St John, New Brunswick on March 21, 1926 on ship Montnairn

David Gillespie, 24, Ireland arrived at port of Quebec on June 6, 1926 on ship Regina

Elizabeth Gillespie, 42, Ireland arrived at port of Quebec City on August 20, 1826 on ship Montnairn

Elizabeth Gillespie, 24, Ireland arrived at port of Quebec City on June 18, 1926 on ship Doric

Elizabeth Gillespie, 23, Britain arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on April 11, 1926 on ship Athenia

Eva Gillespie, 33, England arrived at port of
Vancouver, British Columbia on Oct 26, 1926 on ship Doriestar

Flora Gillespie, 50, Scotland, arrived at port of Quebec City on July 17, 1926 on ship Letitia

George Gillespie, 30, Scotland, arrived at port of Quebec City on Sept 11, 1926 on ship Letitia

Gertrude Gillespie 18, Ireland, arrived at port of Quebec City on August 20, 1926 on ship Montnairn

Grace Gillespie, 39, Scotland, arrived at the port of Quebec City on May 16, 1926 on ship Metagama

Isabella Gillespie, 32, Scotland, arrived at port of St  John, New Brunswick, Canada on Dec 19, 1926 on ship Montnairn

Jas Gillespie 24, Scotland arrived at port of St John, New Brunswick on April 4, 1926 on ship Montcalm

James Gillespie, 33, Scotland arrived at the port of Quebec City on May 30, 1926 on ship Aurania

James R Gillespie, 38, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on August 14, 1926 on ship Montrose

Jeanie Gillespie, 11, Scotland arrived at Port of Quebec City on May 16, 1926 on ship Metagama

John Gillespie, 25, Ireland arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on May 12, 1926 on ship Regina

John Gillespie 31, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on July 25, 1926 on ship Aurania

John Gillespie 56, Scotland arrived at port of St John, New Brunswick on April 34, 1926 on ship Montcalm

John Gillespie, 21, Britain arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on April 3, 1926 on ship Carmeronia

Lawrence Gillespie, 27, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on July 4, 1926 on ship Athenia

Malcolm Gillespie 29, Britain arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia on March 15, 1926 on ship Regina

Margaret Gillespie, 20, Scotland arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on December 18, 1926 on ship Doric

Margaret Gillespie, 2, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on June 6, 1926 on ship Montclare

Margaret Gillespie, 12, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on Sept 3, 1926 on ship Metagama

Maria Gillespie, 20, England arrived at port of Quebec City on August 29, 1926 on ship Regina

Martha Gillespie, 32, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on Nov 14, 1926 on ship Montnairn

Mary Gillespie, 36, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on August 21, 1926 on ship Aurania

Mary Gillespie 20, Scotland arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on March 27, 1926 on ship Doric

May Gillesby, age 33 , wife of Bernard, from Owen  Sound – border entry forms

  • Peter Gillespie, 9, Scotland
  • Sarah Gillespie, 16, Ireland
  • Thomas Gillespie, 24, Scotland

Walter H Gillespie, 36, England arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on November 28, 1926 on ship Pennland.

William Gillespie 25, Ireland arrived at port of Quebec City on March 27, 1926 on ship Doric

William Gillespie 3, Britain arrived at port of St John, New Brunswick on March 21, 1926 on ship Montnairn

1926 Immigration to Australia

Rachel M Gillispie immigrated to Queensland, Australia 1926 on ship Diogenes (ship number 398)

1927 Immigration to Australia

William Gillespie, birth 1915, immigrated to Queensland, Australia 1927, age 12, on Themistocles (ship number 467)

1927 to CANADA

  • Agnes Gillespie, 20, Ireland
  • Alex Gillespie 21, Scotland
  • Anne Gillespie 8m Scotland
  • Dinah Gillespie, 25, Ireland
  • Elizabeth Gillespie, 33, Ireland
  • Elizabeth Gillespie, 21, Ireland
  • Florence Gillespie, 13, US
  • George Gillespie 22, Ireland
  • George A Gillespie 29, New Zealand
  • Helen Gillespie 42, Scotland
  • Helen Gillespie, 32, Scotland
  • James A Gillespie 5, Ireland
  • Janet M Gillespie 21, Scotland
  • Joan Gillespie, 8, IFS
  • John Gillespie, 28, IFS
  • Kathleen Gillespie, 20, Ireland
  • Lennox Gillespe, 31, Scotland
  • Lillian Gillespie, 38, IFS
  • Margaret Gillespie, 25, Scotland
  • Mary Gillespie, 23, Scotland

1927 Ellis Island, New York arrivals:

  • Agnes Gillespie, age 20 from Ireland
  • Alex Gillespie, age 21 from Scotland
  • Anne Gillespie, 8 m from Scotland
  • Dinah Gillespie, age 25 from Ireland
  • Elizabeth Gillespie, age 33 from Ireland
  • Elizabeth Gillespie, age 21 from Ireland
  • Florence Gillespie, age 13, returning US citizen
  • George Gillespie, age 22, from Ireland
  • George A Gillespie, age 29 from New Zealand
  • Helen Gillespie, age 42 from Scotland
  • Helen Gillespie, age 32 from Scotland
  • James A Gillespie, age 45 from Ireland
  • Janet Gillespie, age 54 from Scotland
  • Janet M Gillespie, age 21 from Scotland
  • Joan Gillespie, age 8, IFS
  • John Gillespie, age 28 IFS
  • Kathleen Gillespie, age 20, from Ireland
  • Lennox Gillespie, age 31 from Scotland
  • Lillian Gillespie, age 38 IFS
  • Margaret Gillespie, age 25 from Scotland
  • Mary Gillespie, age 23 from Scotland
  • Mary Gillespie, age 2 from Scotland
  • Norman R Gillespie, age 5 from Ireland
  • Robert Gillespie, age 25 from Ireland
  • Robert A Gillespie, age 25 from Ireland
  • Robert  C Gillespie, age 7 from Ireland
  • Robert J Gillespe, age 34 from Ireland
  • Samuel Gillespie, age 21 from Ireland
  • Thos L Gillespie, age 21 from Scotland
  • William Gillespie, age 25 from Ireland
  • William Gillespie, age 1 IFS
  • William Gillespie, age 60 from Scotland
  • William Gillespie age 19 from Scotland
  • William Gillespie, age 32 from Scotland
  • William Gillespie age 19 from Scotland
  • William J Gillespie, age 18 from Ireland

1928 to CANADA

  • Agnes Gillespie, 18, Scotland
  • Agnes Gillespie, 36, Ireland
  • Alfred Gillespie, 29, Ireland
  • Andrew Gillespie, 20, Scotland
  • Catherine Gillespie, 1, Scotland
  • Charles Jas Gillespie, 53, Canada
  • Daniel Gillespie, 29, IFS
  • Dorothy Gillespie, 20, Scotland
  • Eliz Maud Gillespie 29, England
  • Frank Gillespie, 17, Scotland
  • Hugh Gillespie, 29, Scotland
  • James Gillespie, 28, Scotland
  • James Gillespie, 20, Scotland
  • James Gillespie, 23, Ireland
  • Jean Gillespie, 27, Scotland
  • John Gillespie, 19, Scotland
  • Lizzie Gillespie 19, Ireland
  • Malcolm Gillespie, 30, Scotland
  • Mary Ann Gillespie, 46, Scotland
  • Robert Gillespie 19, Ireland
  • Sarah Gillespie, 18, Ireland
  • Thomas Gillespie, 30, Ireland
  • Thomas A Gillespie, 26, Scotland

1928 to Australia

Alexander Gillespie, birth 1912, immigration 1928, age 16 on ship Jervis Bay (ship number 498), to Queensland, Australia

1929  to  CANADA

Alexander Gillespie, 18, born Scotland  immigrated via Quebec City, on ship Athenia, arrived Nov 11th.

Annie Gillespie, 29 born Scotland, immigrated via Quebec City on ship Athenia, arrived Nov 11th, 1929

Annie F Gillespie, 24, born Ireland, immigrated via Quebec City on ship Doric, arrived August 31th, 1929

Annie Har Gillespie, 18, Ireland immigrated via St John, New Brunswick on ship Metagama, arrived Jan 6, 1929

Annie S Gillespie, 24, Ireland immigrated via Quebec City, Quebec on ship Minnedosa, arrived June 2, 1929

Benjamin Gillespie, 43, Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Metagama, arrived May 20, 1929

Caroline Gillespie, 21, Ireland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Laurentic arrived July 16, 1929

Catharine Gillespie 26, Scotland, immigrated via Quebec City on ship Dutchess of Athol, arrived August 16 ,1929

Christina Gillespie 8m Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Athenia, arrived May 27, 1929

Con Gillespie 45 Ireland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Athenia, arrived May 27, 1929

Edith M Gillespie 22, Ireland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Minnedosa, arrived April 28, 1929

Elizabeth Gillespie, 32, Ireland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Minnedosa, arrived August 23, 1929

George Gillespie, 20, Ireland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Melita arrived Sept 7, 1929

George Gillespie, 56, Scotland, immigrated via Quebec City on ship Melita, arrived Oct 5, 1929

Helen Gillespie, 24, Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Megantic, arrived June 10th

Hugh Gillespie, 29, Scotland, immigrated via Quebec City on ship Minnedosa arrived July 26, 1929

James Gillespie, 20, Scotland immigrated Quebec City on ship Andania, arrived May 5 ,1929

James Gillespie, 8, Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Minnedosa arrived July 26, 1929

Jeanette M Gillespie 27, Scotland immigrated via St John, New Brunswick on ship Dutchess of Richmond, arrived March 24, 1929

Jeannie Gillespie, 18, England immigrated via Quebec City on the ship Letitia, arrived Sept 29, 1929

Joseph Gillespie, 25, Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Athenia, arrived April 29, 1929

Malcolm Gillespie, 30, Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Athenia. Arrived June 23, 1929

Margaret Gillespie, 27, Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Minnedosa. Arrived July 26, 1929

Margaret Gillespie, 4, Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Dutchess of Athol. Arrived August 16, 1929

Matthew Gillespie, 27, Ireland immigrated Quebec City on ship Minnedosa. Arrived June 2, 1929

Patrick Gillespie, 23, Scotland immigrated Quebec City on ship Calgaric. Arrived April 29, 1929

Robert Gillespie, 25, Ireland, immigrated to Quebec City on ship Minnedosa. Arrived April 28, 1929

Robert Gillespie, 13, Scotland immigrated to Quebec City on ship Athenia. Arrived April 29, 1929

Robert Gillespie, 40, Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Athenia. Arrived April 29, 1929

Rose Mary Gillespie, 44, Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Athenia. Arrived April 29, 1929

Sam John Gillespie, 17, Ireland immigrated via Quebec City on ship MontRoyal, Arrived May 5, 1929

Walter McL Gillespie, 20, Ireland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Melita. Arrived Nov 3, 1929

William Gillespie, 6 Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Athena. Arrived May 27, 1929

William Gillespie, 21, Ireland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Minnedosa. Arrived June 2, 1929

William Gillespie, 18, Scotland immigrated via Quebec City on ship Letitia. Arrived August 31, 1929

1930 to CANADA

Agnes Lire Gillespie, 21, Scotland immigrated to port of Quebec City on ship Letitia. Arrived May 11, 1930

Alan D Gillespie, 42, Scotland immigrated to port of Quebec City on ship Athenia. Arrived April 27, 1930

Albert Gillespie, 28, Ireland immigrated to Halifax, Nova Scotia on ship Letitia, arrived April 6, 1930

Alexander Gillespie, 17, Ireland, immigrated to port of Quebec City on ship Doric. Arrived June 8, 1930

1930 Alexander Gillespie, b 1912, arrived in Canada as a boy brought to Canada by the British Immigration.

Alice Gillespie, 27, Ireland, arrived Quebec City June 13, 1930 on ship “Dutchess of Athol.

Allan L Gillespie, 32, Scotland, arrived at Quebec
City,  August 28, 1930 on ship Dutchess of Richmond

Annie Gillespie, 5, Ireland arrived Quebec City on June 8, 1930  on ship Doric

Annie Gillespie 57, Scotland, arrived Quebec City June 28, 1930 on ship Athenia

Annie B Gillespie, 21, Scotland, arrived Halifax, Nova Scotia on March 30, 1930 on ship Baltic

Catherine Gillespie, 9, Ireland arrived Quebec City on June 8, 1930 on ship Doric

Charles Gillespie, 15, Scotland arrived St John ,New Brunswick on March 10, 1930 on ship

1930  George Gillespie, b 1914 arrived in Canada as a boy brought out by the British Immigration.

Herbert A Gillespie, 27, Ireland, arrived Quebec City on Nov 21, 1930 on ship Montcalm

Ida Gillespie, 25, Ireland arrived port of Quebec City on June 13, 1930 on ship Dutchess of Athol.

James Gillespie, 26, England arrived at port of St John, New Brunswick on Feb 23, 1930 on ship Metagama

Janet A Gillespie, 40, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on April 27, 1930 on ship Athenia

John Gillespie 35, IFS nationality, arrived at port of Quebec City on June 8th, 1930 on ship Doric

Margaret Gillespie 23, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City, on July 5, 1930 on ship Letitia

Margaret Gillespie 47 Ireland arrived at port of Quebec City on Sept 27, 1930 on ship Letitia

Mary Gillespie, 30, Scotland arrived at port of Quebec City on June 8, 1930 on ship Doric

Mary Gillespie, 2, Ireland arrived at port of Quebec City on June 8, 1930 on ship Doric

Mary Adams Gillespie, 29, Ireland arrived at port of Quebec City on Nov 15, 1930 on ship Dutchess of Athol

Mary M Gillespie, 49, Scotland  arrived at port of Quebec City on May 11, 1930 on ship Letitia

Mary MacM Gillespie, 59, Scotland, arrived at port of Quebec City on July 9, 1930

Peter Gillespie, 7, Ireland arrived at port of Quebec City on June 8, 1930 on ship Doric

1930  Samuel Gillespie, b 1912 arrived in Canada as a boy as part of the British Immigration scheme.

Thomas Gillespie, 40, Scotland arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on March 30, 1930 on ship Alaunia

William E Gillespie, 19, Ireland immigrated to Quebec City port, on ship Albertic. Arrived June 15, 1930

William Gillespie, 28, Britain arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on March 11, 1930 on ship Canadian Spinner

1930 David Graham Gillespie from Massachusetts to see his parents and mother in Prince Edward Island.

1931 to CANADA

Wilfred H Gillespie, 25, Scotland arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia on Feb 15, 1931 on ship Scythia

1932  to CANADA

Agnes Lire Gillespie, 24, Scotland immigrated to port of Quebec City. Arrived July 9, 1932.

  • Charles Gillespie, 15, Scotland

Thomas Robt Gillespie, 26, Ireland arrived at port of Halifax, Nova Scotia March 27, 1930 on ship Melita

William Gillespie, 63, Scotland immigrated to Vancouver, British Columbia on ship Oarangi. Arrived March 24, 1932

1933  to CANADA

Jean C Gillespie, 29, Scotland, immigrated via Quebec City on ship Letitia. Arrived April 23, 1933

1934 to CANADA

George Gillespie, 47, Ireland immigrated via Halifax, Nova Scotia. Arrived Feb 3, 1934.

  • 1934 W J Gillespie, 23, birth 1911, farmer, departure port Bluff, New Zealand 1934, arrival port Melbourne, Australia. Other ports mentioned. On ship Mahena

1934  Margt Gillespie, 34, May Gillespie, 13, Daniel Gillespie 11 and Samuel Gillespie 8 months departed Liverpool, England for Philadephia, PA on the ship Brig Emerald.

  • George Gillespie, 47, Ireland

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1944  Blanche Mat Gillespie, age 66, b 1878 departure Glasgow, Scotland, immigration Dec 13, 1944 to Auckland, New Zealand on ship Empire Grace

1949 D Gillespie, immigration, 52, birth 1897, departure port Sydney 1949, arrival port Wellington, New Zealand on ship Wanganella. Aug 15, 1949.

1950  Mr J Gillespie arrived in New York on the ship, M V Britannic from Liverpool, England,

1951, Feb 15   Dawn J Gillespie, Georgiana V Gillespie, Norma G Gillespie, Robert A Gillespie and Scott R Gillespie departed Southhampton,England on the immigrant ship SS New Australia to disembark at Melbourne, Australia

1954 A Gillespie, 31, birth 1923, departed Wellington, arrived Sydney, New Zealand on ship Monawai, immigration, shop keeper

1954 R G Gillespie, age 39, baker, birth 1915, immigration, departure port  Sydney, arrival port Auckland, New Zealand on ship Monawai, Sept 28, 1954.

1960 Felicity A Gillespie, 23, b 1937, secretary, immigration, departure port London, England. Arrival port Wellington, New Zealand. Other ports mentioned. On ship Rangitata. Date of event 1960

1967  B Gillespie immigration from Sydney. Arrival port Auckland, New Zealand Feb 19, 1967 on ship Oronsay


Source of Records: Mormon website Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922; Ellis Island records; Library & Archives, Canada. Printed volumes. Times of India.

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