Name - Thomas Francis Gillespie

 

Birth Date: 11 Oct 1819

Birth Place: Conwayborough, Horry District, South Carolina

Death Date: 02 Jun 1904

Burial Place: Unknown (possibly Kingston Presbyterian Church)

 

Military Service - C. S. A.

Enlistment Date: About mid 1863

Discharge Date: Was a prisoner of war after the surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia

Rank: 1st Lieutenant

Company and Regiment: Company F, 7th Cavalry, South Carolina

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Family -

Parents: Samuel Wilds Gillespie & Harriet Pegues

Wife: Amanda Louisa Beaty

Children: Francis, Kate, Harriet L., Samuel W., Thomas F., Godfrey Beaty, James

 

Interesting Facts -

Thomas F. Gillespie was on the muster roll for July and August of 1863, Gillespie was detached to command detachment in Georgetown from August 23 to September 17 of that year. In September he was detached to arrest conscripts and deserters in Horry Disctrict.