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Peter Gillies

Peter Gillies

Peter (1829-1864) was the son of Angus Gillies and Margaret Smith of Bosta.

When Peter was sailing he was shipwrecked in the Bay of Bengal but somehow made his way to Calcutta and then home to Bosta. After a spell at home he was on his way back to sea but began to feel unwell at the Tobson crossroads, he returned home where he died shortly afterwards from consumption.

 

Title: Peter Gillies
Record Type: People
Date of Birth: 1829
Date of Death: 04-12-1864
Occupation: Seaman
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEBL 1090
Record Maintained By: CEBL
Subject Id: 17394