DESCENDANTS OF JAMES GLISSON OF RATHKEALE, IRELAND WHOSE SONS THOMAS & JAMES IMMIGRATED TO MARYLAND ABOUT 1759

 

 

James Glisson #1690 m. unknown #1691.  Lived in Commmons of Rathkeale, County Limerick, Ireland and had brother Thomas Glisson of Adare who was the noted Maigue Poet of Ireland.

1.      Thomas Glisson #1692 b. 1738-42, Lillaloo, Commons of Rathekeal, Ireland, m. Eleanor Tiernan #1699, b. abt 1756,

    d. 24 Jul

          1809, Morgantown, Monongalia Co WV, bur. Morgantown.  Thomas died 1 Feb 1815, Morgantown, Monongalia Co WV, bur.

           Morgantown.

          A.   Mary Glisson #1700 b. abt 1778, m. Levi Tucker #1709, b. abt 1793, d. 10 Aug 1851, bur. Oak Grove

               Cemetery-Morgantown.  Mary died abt 1848, Morgantown, bur. Oak Grove Cemetery-Morgantown WVA.  Levi: was in

               War of 1812

               1.   Thomas Tucker #1710

               2.   James Tucker #1711

               3.   John Wesley Tucker #1712 b. 11 Mar 1821, Cassville,, m. Mary Ann Thomas #1713.

                    a.   William A. Tucker #1714 b. 27 May 1861, Taylor Co. WVA, m. Rebecca P. Courtney #1715.

                         (1)  Eldon B. Tucker #1716 b. 16 Jun 1894, Cassville,, m. Ada Wotring #1717.

                              (a)  Eldon B. Tucker Jr. #1718 b. 26 May 1921, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co. OH, m. / #1719.

                                   [1]  Robert Tucker #1720

                                   [2]  James Tucker #1721

                                   [3]  Charles Tucker #1722

          B.   Male? Glisson #1701 b. abt 1780, d. young.

          C.   James Glisson #1702 b. abt 1782.  went to West Virginia

          D.   Thomas Glisson #1703 b. abt 1784, m. (1) abt 1802, Jane Clear #1723, b. abt 1788, d. 18 Aug 1839, Clermont Co.OH,

               bur. Jacob Light Memorial Park-New Richmond, m. (2) Elizabeth Bettle #1737, b. 14 Jan 1796, d. 21 Aug 1864, Clermont

               Co. OH, bur. Gee Hill Cemetery-Clermont Co. OH.  went to Clermont Co. Ohio

               1.   Male Glisson #1724 b. abt 1804.

               2.   Eleanor Glisson #1725 b. abt 1806, m. 01 Jun 1831, in Clermont Co. OH, John B. Hopper #1735.

               3.   Mary Glisson #1726 b. abt 1808, m. ? Israel #1736.

               4.   Female Glisson #1727 b. abt 1810.

               5.   Male Glisson #1728 b. abt 1812.

               6.   Male Glisson #1729 b. abt 1814.

               7.   Female Glisson #1730 b. abt 1817.

               8.   Male Glisson #1731 b. abt 1820, Clermont Co. OH.

               9.   Female Glisson #1732 b. abt 1823, Clermont Co. OH.

               10.  Female Glisson #1733 b. abt 1826, Clermont Co. OH.

               11.  Charles Glisson #1734 b. abt 1830, Clermont Co. OH.

          E.   Catherine Glisson #1704 b. abt 1786, m. 05 Dec 1805, in Hardy Co. WVA, John M. Porter #1738.  Catherine died abt

               1846, Allegheny Co. Md.   went to Allegheny Co. Maryland near Frostburg

               1.   Female Porter #1739 b. abt 1806.

               2.   Nancy Porter #1740 b. abt 1808, m. Thomas Porter #1751.

               3.   Eleanor Marie Porter #1745 b. abt 1810, m. 24 Nov 1831, Duglas Percy #1750.

               4.   Jane Porter #1741 b. abt 1812.

               5.   John Combs Porter #1742 b. 31 Dec 1814, m. 23 Aug 1838, Ann Elizabeth Bush #1746.

               6.   James Madison Porter #1743 b. 14 Apr 1817, m. (1) Mary Ellen Gibson #1747, m. (2) Rebecca McCarthy #1748.

               7.   William R. Porter #1744 b. 01 Nov 1819, m. 26 Jun 1860, Mary Ann Browning #1749.

          F.   Eleanor Glisson #1705 m. James Creegan #1752.  went to Miami Co. Ohio

               1.   Daniel Creegan #1753

               2.   Catherine Creegan #1754

               3.   James Creegan #1755

               4.   Ann Creegan #1756

               5.   Mary Creegan #1757

               6.   Sarah Creegan #1758

               7.   Nancy Creegan #1759

          G.   Sarah Glisson #1706 m. William M. Dering #1760.  went to Morgantown, Monongalia Co. West Virginia

               1.   William Dering #1761

               2.   Ann Dering #1762

               3.   Eleanor Dering #1763

               4.   Laura Dering #1764

               5.   Harriet Dering #1765

               6.   Thomas Dering #1766

          H.   Margaret Glisson #1707 m. Joseph Postelwait #1767.  Moved to Licking Co. Ohio

               1.   William Harrison Postelwait #1768

               2.   John Postelwait #1769

               3.   Joseph Postelwait #1770

               4.   Henry Postelwait #1771

               5.   Deborah Postelwait #1772

               6.   Caroline Postelwait #1773

               7.   Thomas Postelwait #1774

          I.   Nancy Ann Glisson #1708 m. Henry B. Lazier #1775.  Resided in Morgantown, no issue:

     II.  John Glisson #1693 m. unknown #1698.

     III. Maurice Glisson #1694

     IV.  Mary Glisson #1695 m. John Tierney #1776, b. Ballyscanlon, Ireland.

          A.   Thomas Tierney #1777 Captain in Army

          B.   Matthew Tierney #1778 b. abt 1776, Ballyscanlon, Ireland, d. abt 1845, Brighton,.  Called Sir Matthew, was General

               Practioner Physician at Brighton, physician ordinary to King George IV & King William IV

          C.   Edward Tierney #1779 was an attorney in Dublin, Ireland

          D.   Sally Tierney #1780

          E.   Mary Tierney #1781

     V.   Sally Glisson #1696 m. George Gilchrist #1782.

          A.   James Gilchrist #1783 was a surgeon in Army

          B.   William Gilchrist #1784 was a Major in Army

          C.   George Gilchrist #1785 was an attorney in Casturk, County Cook, Ireland

          D.   Sally Gilchrist #1786

          E.   Peggy Gilchrist #1787 m. Thomas Glisan #1789.  Thomas: lived in Corkamire near County Limerick, Ireland

          F.   Julia Gilchrist #1788

VI.                 James Glisson #1697 b. abt 1756, Commons of Rathkeale, Ireland, d. abt 1792, Maryland.  Drowned in River after Rev. War. abt 1792 while with Gen. St. Clair?