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Pennsylvania State Senate

William Gilliland


Session Position District Party
1809-1810 11 Democratic-Republican
1811-1812 11 Democratic-Republican
1813-1814 11 Democratic-Republican
1815-1816 11 Democratic-Republican
1817-1818 11 Democratic-Republican
1819-1820 11 Democratic-Republican
 Counties   Adams, York


1753 - 1831

The son of Irish immigrants John and Jane Gilliland, William Gilliland was born in 1753, Menallen Township (near Biglerville), Adams County, the homeplace originally referred to as Gilliland Mill.
Settled near Gettysburg, Married Catherine Fleming 1777, and later, Mary Galbraith 1807; was a soldier in Revolution; justice of the peace; associate justice of Adams County; died July 12, 1831 near Gettysburg, interred in Hunterstown Greater Conewago Presbyterian Cemetery