Person:Joseph Kilgore (3)

Joseph Kilgore
d.2 May 1764 York, York, ME
m. 17 Jan 1720/21
  1. Mary Kilgore1721/22 -
  2. James Kilgore1724 - Bef 1764
  3. Alice Kilgore1726 -
  4. Katherine Kilgore1727/28 -
  5. Joseph Kilgore1730 -
  6. Benjamin Kilgore1732 -
  7. John Kilgore1734 - 1818
  8. Elizabeth KilgoreAbt 1737 -
Facts and Events
Name Joseph Kilgore
Gender Male
Birth[2] c. 1690 Markinch, Fife, Scotland
Marriage 17 Jan 1720/21 Berwick, York, Maine, United Statesto Penelope Treworgy
Death[1] 2 May 1764 York, York, ME
Kilgore Tapestry
……………………..The Tapestry
Families Old Chester OldAugusta Germanna
New River SWVP Cumberland Carolina Cradle
The Smokies Old Kentucky


Immigrant Ancestor of the Kilgore line in Maine. He sailed from Scotland to Boston Ma. in 1718. Moved first to Kittery, Maine and later to Berwick, Maine.
  1. Selvage and Peterson Families, [1].

    [citing Source:Maine, United States. Maine Probate Abstracts, vol. 11, p. 221, 224, 251.]
    Verbal will of Joseph Ilgore of York mentions son John, daughter and grandson. Written will of Joseph Kilgore of York, dated 20 Apr 1764, inventory dated 7 Jul 1764, mentions eldest son Joseph, second son Benjamin, daughter Katherine Beatle, youngest Daughter Elizabeth Abbot, youngest son John.

  2. Selvage and Peterson Families by Charles J. Peterson cites Source:Killgore, Roy E. Descendants of Joseph Killgore 1690-1764 of Scotland and Treworgy Ancestors as saying that "Joseph, son of Joseph Ilgour and Helen Litster, baptised 6 July 1701" in St. John the Baptist Church in Markinch, Fife, Scotland, "born within three days of his baptism".