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Able Gilliland (1795 - abt. 1842)

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Able Gilliland
Born in NCmap
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Died about in New Orleans, Orleans Co., LAmap
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Profile last modified 9 Jun 2017 | Created 18 Oct 2013
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Able was born in 1795. He was the son of Robert Young Gilliland and Margaret Claunch. He passed away in 1838. [1]

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  1. Entered by MG Pitts, Thursday, October 17, 2013.


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On 9 Jun 2017 at 13:57 GMT Curtis Gilliland wrote:

Can you cite the evidence showing Abel died in New Orleans? I have read statements that he died outside of Pulaski County but have not found any evidence he died in New Orleans.

Able is 16 degrees from Carroll Shelby, 27 degrees from Joan Whitaker and 14 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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