My 5th great-grandfather Daniel Gilleland, Sr. died on this day in 1873 in Milam County, Texas [1,2]. He was buried in the Gilleland Cemetery on his land .
 Holman, Norinne Holder, 170 Years of Cemetery Records in Milam County, Texas, Volume 1 A-M, Armstrong Printing, Inc., Austin, TX, 2001. Page 326, Gilleland Cemetery.
 Young, Patricia Gilleland and L. Richard Scroggins, The Tree and the Vine, Gilleland Branches from Texas Roots. Page 106.