Facts and Events
This man is usually listed as a son of “Old Samuel” of Spartanburg, SC, d. 1796. DNA tests of two descendants does not match other relatives of “Old Samuel.”
Will proven 6 Apr 1790 names wife Mary, children Hugh, John, Mary Ann, James, Margaret, George M. and Jane.
m1 Mary Calhoun. m2 Mary Mecklin. Mary Mecklin's 12 Jan 1819 will names children George Mecklin, Margaret Brown and James.
Moved to Orange Co, NC about 1762, then to Wilkes Co, GA, then to Abbeville District, SC just before Rev. War, according to pension application of son Hugh.
DAR Index: George: b c 1740 PA; d a 4-6-1790 SC; m. Mary Calhoun; PS [patriotic service] from SC