Dr. George Gilmer

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George Gilmer, Dr.

Birthplace: Gilmerton Miller Castle, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, UK
Death: Died in Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
Place of Burial: Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Gilbert Gilmer and Adelia Gilmer
Husband of First wife Gilmer; Mary Peachy Walker Gilmer and Harrison Blair
Father of Peachy Ridgeway Gilmer, Captain; George Walker Gilmer, Jr. and John Blair Gilmer, Patriot

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About Dr. George Gilmer

Dr. George Gilmer (1700 – January 15, 1757) served as mayor of Williamsburg, Virginia, from 1746 to 1747.

Gilmer was born near Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1700. He studied medicine at the Edinburgh University. In 1731, Dr. Gilmer emigrated to Virginia, settling in Williamsburg. In the mid-1730s, Gilmer owned and ran an apothecary in Williamsburg as well as owning several lots.

Migrated to Virginia in 1730.

Married Mary Peachy Walker on 13 May 1732 in Williamsburg, Virginia.

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Dr. George Gilmer's Timeline

Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, UK
March 29, 1737
Age 37
Williamsburg, James City, Virginia
November 27, 1742
Age 42
Williamsburg City Co, VA
April 26, 1748
Age 48
Williamsburg, James, Virginia, USA
January 15, 1757
Age 57
Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
January 1757
Age 57
Albemarle County, Virginia, USA