George Alexander Gillespie
|George Alex Gillespie|
|MPP for Peterborough West|
June 29, 1914 – September 23, 1919
December 17, 1872|
|Died||December 21, 1956
|Political party||Ontario Liberal Party|
George Alexander Gillespie (December 17, 1872 – December 21, 1956) was a merchant and political figure in Ontario. He represented Peterborough West in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1914 to 1919 as a Liberal member.
He was born in Toronto, the son of John L. Gillespie and Margaret Christie. In 1898, he married Elizabeth Loy. He ran unsuccessfully for a seat in the Ontario assembly in 1907. Gillespie was branch manager of Silverwood's Dairy. In 1939, he married Luella Georgia Archer. He died in 1956 and was buried at Keene Upper Cemetery.
- Chambers, Ernest J (1916). Canadian Parliamentary Guide 1916.
- "George Alex Gillespie, MPP". Legislative Assembly of Ontario. Retrieved 2011-07-06.
- "George Alexander Gillespie fonds". Peterborough Museum. Retrieved 2011-07-06.
- "Married in Peterborough". Calgary Herald. December 7, 1939. p. 14. Retrieved 2011-07-06.
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