The Resource Gilmer family genealogical charts

Gilmer family genealogical charts

Label
Gilmer family genealogical charts
Title
Gilmer family genealogical charts
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes information on the descedants of George Gilmer (1700-1757) and Mary Peachy Walker (d. 1745) of Scotland; and King and Queen County and Williamsburg, Virginia. Other surnames mentioned: Blair and Ridgway
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Biographical or historical data
Dr. George Gilmer (1700-1757) served as mayor of Williamsburg, Virginia, from 1746 to 1747. Gilmer was born near Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1700. He studied medicine at the Edinburgh University. In 1731, Dr. Gilmer emigrated to Virginia, settling in Williamsburg. In the mid 1730s, Gilmer owned ran an apothecary shop in Williamsburg as well as owning several lots. He married three times. He first married a Miss Ridgeway and secondly Mary Peachy Walker. His third wife, Harrison Blair, was the daughter of Archibald Blair. Gilmer died in Virginia on January 15, 1757.
Cataloging source
VIC
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Label
Gilmer family genealogical charts
Note
Original is located in Albemarle County Circuit Court Records
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Local records, Library of Virginia
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001580541
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
Type of unit
leaves.

Library Locations

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