Part of the American History & Genealogy Project


Obituaries & Death Notices: G Surnames

Henry C. Gillespie

Col. Henry C. Gillespie, a prominent merchant of Knoxville, died in that city on the 5th inst. after a painful and lingering illness.  He was a native of Jefferson county and was in his forty-first year.  Many of the old soldiers of the Army of Tennessee will remember him as the gallant Lieutenant Colonel of the Second regiment of Tennessee cavalry.   Source: Public Ledger, 8 December 1876, digital images, Chronicling America ( : accessed 18 November 2018).   


  • COPYRIGHT: Knox County Pages is copyright © 2018 by Donna Sims Conner.  All rights reserved.  The information on this site is made available for personal research only.  Commercial use is prohibited.
  • DISCLOSURES: While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this data, no certifications are made regarding the authenticity or the completeness of any record or material presented.
  • CREDITS: Site search provided by Freefind.  Icons made by Freepik from and licensed by CC 3.0 BY.  This website is part of the American History & Genealogy Project and generously hosted by Genealoogy Village.