Cornelius Gillespie1

#31226, (25 March 1862 - 7 March 1951)
Father*James Gillespie2 (c 1820 - b 1871)
Mother*Rosanna Steeves2 (1823 - 1898)


Ellen Cronin b. 1866, d. 1957
Birth*25 March 1862He was born on 25 March 1862 at Hillsboro, Albert Co., New BrunswickG.1,3 
Baptism13 May 1862He was baptized on 13 May 1862 at St-Anselme Church, Fox-Creek, Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.4 
Marriage*1 February 1892He married Ellen Cronin, daughter of Michael Cronin and Mary Donahoe, on 1 February 1892 at Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.1 
Death*7 March 1951He died on 7 March 1951 at Hotel Dieu Hospital, Moncton, Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG, at age 88.3 


  1. [S111] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: Moncton Bureau of Health, Cte Westmorland, Marriages 1888 to 1919 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), Sheet 41, imgs. 41/2031 and 237/2031. Cornelius Gillespie, machinist, b. Hillsboro, Albert Co., son of James Gillespie and Roseanna Steves, and Ella Cronin, dau. of Michael Cronin; both res. Moncton, marr. 1 Feb 1892 by H A Meahan; witn. Patrick Larracey and Annie Gillespie. Hereinafter cited as Drouin: Moncton Bureau of Health, Registers 1888-1919.
  2. [S560] New Brunswick Department of Health Certificate of Registration of Death (Form C.-3), Death cert. of Cornelius Gillespie, son of Jmaes Gillespie, b. Ireland, and Rosanna Steeves, b. Albert Co. NB, 1951, q.v, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, online
  3. [S560] New Brunswick Registration of Death (C.-3), No. 03-002210. Cornelius Gillespie, b. Hillsboro NB 25 Mar 1862, son of Jmaes Gillespie, b. Ireland, and Rosanna Steeves, b. Albert Co. NB; retired machinist (C. N. Raiways), husb. of Ellen Cronin, res. 94 Wesley St., Moncton NB; d. Hotel Dieu Hospital, Moncton NB, 7 Mar 1951, age 88y 11m 10d, prostate retention; inf. Edith Gillespie, dau., same res.; bur. R. C. Shediac Rd. Cemetery, 9 Mar 1951.
  4. [S102] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: St-Anselme de Fox-Creeks, Cte Westmorland, 1845-1898 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), p. 144, B-30, img. 95/124 ( St-Anselme 1832-1865). Cornelius Gillespie, son of James Gillespie and Rose Anne Steves, bapt. 13 May 1862 by John C Murray.