Francis Green Gilpin

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ChartsAncestors of Cecil Andrew Smith
Francis Green Gilpin, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), was born say 1745. He died at Bedford Co., Virginia, before 27 February 1826, when his will was proved.1

Francis had an unknown first wife who was the mother of his first 11 children; he married (2) Elizabeth Durrett at Bedford Co., 12 June 1809.1,2

Francis was living at Washington Co., Maryland, when he signed the Oath of Fidelity and Support to the state of Maryland in 1778 as "Francis Green Gilpin."3

Family 1

  • Elizabeth Gilpin1 b. say 1769, d. aft. 1824
  • James Gilpin1 b. say 1772, d. aft. 1824
  • Susanna Gilpin+1 b. say 1774, d. aft. 1824
  • Rachel Gilpin1 b. say 1777, d. aft. 1824
  • William Gilpin1 b. say 1778, d. aft. 1824
  • Rebecca Gilpin1 b. say 1779, d. aft. 1824
  • Polly Gilpin1 b. say 1784, d. aft. 1824
  • Isaac Gilpin1 b. say 1789, d. aft. 1824
  • Samuel Gilpin1 b. say 1791, d. aft. 1824
  • Anna Gilpin1 b. say 1794, d. aft. 1824
  • Peggy Gilpin1 b. say 1794, d. aft. 1824

Family 2

Elizabeth Durrett d. aft. 1827
  • Patsy Gilpin1 b. say 1810, d. aft. 1824
This person was last edited on29 Jan 2020


  1. [S1065] Bedford County, Virginia, Will Books, 1763-1914; General Indexes, 1754-1976, 6:293-294, FHL microfilm 1941024, further cited as Bedford Co., VA Wills.
  2. [S888] , Bedford County, Virginia, Marriage Bonds 1800 to 1853 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1939), further cited as Bedford Co. Marriage Bonds.
  3. [S2239] Gaius Marcus Brumbaugh and Margaret Roberts Hodges, Revolutionary Records of Maryland (Annapolis, Maryland: s.p., 1924), 14, further cited as Brumbaugh & Hodges, Revolutionary Records of Maryland.