MILITARY: British Army Service Records 1760-1915

Most of these records indicate a very old birth in Scotland or Ireland

Albert Gillespie b 1878 in Parish Teratton, Service No 6615, Series: WCO97 Chelsea Pensioners British Army Service Records

Alexander Gillespie, no date. Turriff. ID 6006. WO 96 Militia Service 1806-1915

Alexander Gillespie b 1806. Parish Ballinamoney. ID 205. York and Lancaster Regiment-65th & 84th Foot.

Alexander Gillespie b 1817 in Parish Drumack. ID 147. Pensioer British Army Service

Alexander Gillespie b 1837 in Barony. ID 3646 King’s Royal Rifle Corps- 60th Rifle. British Army Service

Alexander Gillespie b 1876 in Shankhill. ID 2606. W097 Chelsea Pensioner.

Alexander Gillespie b 1878 in Magheramourne. ID 30131.Royal Artillery. British Army Service

Alexander Gillespie b 1878 in Larbert. ID 7032. W086 militia service.

Alexander Gillespie b 1878. No location given. ID 6975. Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) – 26th Foot & 90th Light Infantry. W097 Chelsea Pensioner

Alexander Gillespie b 1879 Mullaglass. ID 2527. W-96 Militia Service

Alexander Gillespie b 1892 at St Andrews. ID 24816. Royal Engineers. British Army Service

Allan Gillespie. British Army Service

Andrew Gillespie b 1817 in Roscommon. ID 961. British Army Service Record

Andrew Gillespie b 1859 in Maryculter, ID 697. Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders (Princess Louise’s ) 91st & 93rd Foot. British Army Service Record.

Andrew Gillespie b 1866 Barony, ID 1277. Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) 26th Foot & 90th Light Infantry. British Army Service Record

Andrew Gillespie b 1867 in Barony. ID 3015. Highland Light Infantry – 71st & 74th Foot. British Army Service Record

Andrew Gillespie b 1874 in Clones. ID 687. W096 Militia service record.

Andrew Gillespie b 1883 in Dundee. ID 16114 Royal Army Medical Corps.  W097 Chelsea Pensioners British Army Record

Anthony Gillespie born 1808 in Crossalina. Royal Inniakillinf Fusiliers – 27th & 108 th Foot. British Chelsea Pensioners British Army Service

Anthony Gillespie born 1877 in Kilmoremoy, Service No 2340, W096 Militia Service Record

Anthony Gillespie born 1877 in Kilmoreoy ID 7795, Royal Garrison Artillery, W097 Chelsea Pensioners British Army Service Record.

Arch Gillespie, birth 1809 at Old Monkland. Service ID 821, W097 Chelsea Pensioners British Army Service Record

Archibald Gillespie birth 1800 at Cupar, ID 343. Scots Guards. British Army Service Record

Archibald Gillespie birth 1857 Houston. ID 2065. WO97 Chelsea Pensioner British Army Service Record

Archibald Gillespie born 1869 in Coatdyke. ID 4306. Royal Highlanders 42nd & 73rd Foot. British Service Record

Bartholemew Gillespie born 1832 in Newcastle. ID 2015. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers – 27th & 108th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner British Army Service Record

Charles Gillespie, W097 Chelsea Pensioner British Army Service Record

CHARLES GILLESPIE born 1792 Strabane (Tyrone, Ireland) W097 Chelsea Pensioner British Army Record. Note: A Charles Gillespie (1808-1881)  from Strabane immigrated to Ontario, Canada to settle in Amarath Twp, Dufferin County, buried Orangeville. Family History on file. Was a soldier’s pension the way this family link funded their move?

Charles Gillespie born 1837 in Tynan. ID 1875. W-97 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record.

Charles Gillespie born 1848 Everton. ID 3191. Royal Artilery .W097 Chelsea Pensioner British Army Service Record

Charles Gillespie birth 1849 in Liff & Benvie. ID 1582. W096 Militia Service Record

Charles Gillespie birth 1879 in Newton Heath. ID 4535. W096 Militia Service Record

Charles Gillespie birth  1880 in Plumbridge. ID 3214. W096 Militia Service Record.

Charles Gillespie, birth 1882 in Clerkenwell. Service ID 5860. W096 Militia Service Record

Chas Gillespie, no data. W097 Chelsea Pensioner British Army Service Record.

Daniel Gillespie, birth 1842 in Burnley. ID 1908. Loyal North Lancashire Regiment – 47th & 81st Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Daniel Gillespie, birth 1884 in Kilcar. ID 7430. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers – 27th & 108th Foot. Wo97 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Daniel Gillespie birth 1885 in Blantrye. ID 5265. W096 Militia Service Record

Daniel James Gillespie, born 1882 in Abbeylees. ID 1174. Irish Guards. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Record

Daniel John Gillespie birth 1874 in Manchester. ID 4896. Royal Artillery. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

David Gillespie, ID 2326 Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment) – 33rd & 76th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

David Gillespie born in Tullyhedom. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

David Gillespie b 1832 in Bridgegate. ID 127.  Royal Inniskilling Fusilers – 27th & 108th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

David Gillespie birth 1841 in Ahoghill. Royal Artillery. W097 Chelsea British Army Service Record

David Gillespie birth 1876 in Falkirk. ID 2716. W096 Militia Service Record

Denis Gillespie birth 1792 in Templemore, ID 99. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Dennis Gillespie, W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Dennis Gillespie birth in Orney. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Dominick Gillespie birth 1826 in Kilmacrdaman. ID 2734. Royal Irish Rifles – 83rd & 86th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Edwd Gillespie birth 1776 Doneaghclony. Devonshire Regiment 11th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Edward Gillespie birth 1826 in Urney. ID 2313. Royal Engineers. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Edward Gillespie birth 1831 in Danmedall. ID 1246. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Edward Gillespie birth 1840 Kilbarrow. ID 928. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Edward Gillespie birth 1860 in Kilbarrow. ID 2453. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Edward Gillespie birth 1862 in Belfast. ID 10188. Royal Artillery. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Edward Gillespie birth 1876 in Kilso. ID 7229, King’s Own Scottish Borders – 25th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Edward Gillespie birth 1883. ID 19723. Royal Garrison Artillery. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Edward Gillespie birth 1885 in Greenock. ID 3839. W096 Militia Service Record

Edward Gillespie birth 1890 in Barony. ID 6490. W096 Militia Service Record

Edwin Payton Gillespie birth 1867 in Portrush. ID 22836. Imperial Yeomany. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Emma Nuel Gillespie birth 1889 in Carlow. ID 7335. Royal Army Medical Corps. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Ernest Gillespie birth 1876 in Bridgwater. ID 2702. W096 Militia Service Record

Francis Gillespie, birth 1787, North Staffordshire Regiment (The Prince of Wales) – 64th & 98th Foot, W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Francis Gillespie birth 1812 in Enniskillen. ID 968. East Lancashire Regiment – 30th & 59th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Francis Gillespie birth 1824 in Akemlish. ID 1942. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Francis Gillespie birth 1831 in Buncrana. Service ID 2995. Royal Artillery. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Francis Gillespie birth 1832 in Southwark. ID 3508. Gordon Highlanders – 75th & 92nd Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Francis Gillespie birth 1863 in Ardee. ID 2109. Royal Munster Fusiliers- 101st & 104th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Frances Gillespie birth 1870 Seago. ID 2882. Royal Irish Fusiliers (Princess Victorias) 87th & 89th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Francis Gillespie birth 1874 in Govan. ID 7055. W096 Militia Service Record

Francis Gillespie birth 1878 in Barony. ID 1910. W096 Militia Service Record

Francis Gillespie,  W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Francis Gillespie, ID 32797. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Frank Gillespie birth 1872, location not known, ID 537. W097 militia service record.

Frank Gillespie birth 1885, ID 7392. W096 Militia Service Record

Frans Gillespie born in Cleanish. Dragoons. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

Frederick Gillespie, birth 1859 in Limehouse. East Lancashire Regiment 30th & 59th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

George Gillespie birth 1788 at St Mary’s. ID 16. Lancashire Fusiliers – 20th Foot.  W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

George Gillespie birth 1798 at Eastwood. ID 69. North Stffordshire Regiment (The Prince of Wales) 64th & 98th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

George Gillespie birth 1806 at Kinsale. ID 314. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

George Gillespie, ID 3391. Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment) 57th & 77th Foot. W097 Chelsea Pensioner’s British Army Service Record

 

 

to be continued…..