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GILKISON, FRANCISPrivate
AgeWadsworth's Company

Francis Gilkison was paid from Dec. 23d, 1835 to March 27, 1836 on the usual War Department certificate that his name appeared as private on Captain Wadsworth's muster rolls and that he was entitled to pay for the period mentioned. His pay was collected by John Hagler, as attorney for his administrator. [CMSR, No. 66, State Library.] LOMR for Wadsworth's Company and the original and all subsequent versions of the T&TR roll of Fannin's men, are in accord that he was a victim of the general massacre at Goliad, March 27, 1836, though they present several different versions of the spelling of his name.
 

GILLAND, GEORGE M.Private
AgePettus' Company
Pennsylvania

George M. Gilland, was one of the original members of Cooke's, or Morris' Company of New Orleans Grays, and served with it continuously from its organization in October, 1835, until he was massacred at Goliad March 27, 1836. The rolls all show that he was, originally, a Pennsylvanian.
 

GIMBLE, JOHNFirst Corporal
AgeWinn's Company

All versions of the T&TR roll, and the LOMR for Winn's Company attest that Winn's first corporal was John Gimble, and that he perished in the general massacre at Goliad, March 27, 1836.
 


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© 1936 Harbert Davenport
NOTES FROM AN UNFINISHED STUDY OF FANNIN AND HIS MEN
H. David Maxey, Editor             Webpage of January 1, 2000