Person:Sarah Semple (2)

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m. 1763
  1. Sarah Jane Semple1764 - 1797
  2. Steele Semple1768 - 1813
  3. Robert Semple, Jr.1772 - 1813
m. Mar 1784
  1. Judge Thomas Butler1785 - 1847
  2. Dr. William Edward Butler1790 - 1882
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Name Sarah Jane Semple
Gender Female
Birth? 29 Feb 1764 Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States Hereditary Sempill Lords of Blackburn, Kirkhouse, and Long Dreghorn & Clan Sempill
Marriage Mar 1784 Carlisle, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United Statesto Col. Thomas Butler
Death? 14 Mar 1797 Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

Dr. William Edward Butler vs David Crockett in Politics

Source Biographies of Madison County, TN. Dr. William E. Butler
References
  1.   Arthur, Stanley Clisby; Charles Patton Dimitry; and George Campbell de Kernion. Old Families of Louisiana. (New Orleans, Louisiana: Harmanson, 1931), Pages 359, 361.

    Page 355 - Robert Semple, brother to Steele Semple -
    Page 361 - Robert Semple, a brother of Sarah Jane Semple who married Col. Thomas Butler (q. v.), was descended from the Semples of Kirkhouse, Scotland...Kirkhouse Semples'

  2.   Green, Thomas Marshall. Historic families of Kentucky: with special reference to stocks immediately derived from the valley of Virginia, tracing in detail their various genealogical connexions [sic] and illustrating from historic sources their influence upon the political and social development of Kentucky and the states of the South t and West. (Baltimore [Maryland]: Regional Pub. Co., 1964).

    His wife was Sarah Semple, of Pittsburgh. They had three sons and a daughter — Thomas, Robert, William Edward and Lydia.

  3.   Patrick Hogue (Samples). The Samples / Semples Family.

    Patrick Lawrence Hogue/Samples and Sarah Jane Semple are 1st cousins 6 times removed. Their common ancestors are Samuel Semple, Sr., the 'Pittsburgh Lawyer' and Susannah Wilkins.

    This is the Semple Family from Long Dreghorn & Kirkhouse, Scotland

    Bagby, Alfred. King and Queen County, Virginia. (New York: Neale Pub. Co., 1908), Page 378.

    This from Col. Fleet of Culver: Thos. Walker, ancestor of the distinguished Dr. Thos. Walker, and Riveses of Albemarle (see Thomas Walker (explorer)), and Gov. Thos. Walker Gilmer (see Thomas Walker Gilmer), was from K. & Q." - Semple, John and James S., were sons of Rev. James Semple of England. John settled in King and Queen, marrying a Miss Walker. There son, Robert B.A. Croghan[sic] Semple[recte] married Lucy Clark, and their son, Major Croghan, then a mere youth, held the fort at Sandusky against Gen. Proctor (see Henry Procter (British Army officer)) with a large force of Indians and whites. He also distinguished himself at Tippecanoe (see Battle of Tippecanoe).

    Arthur, Stanley Clisby; Charles Patton Dimitry; and George Campbell de Kernion. Old Families of Louisiana. (New Orleans, Louisiana: Harmanson, 1931), Pages 355, 361, 2009.

    Page 355 - Robert Semple, brother to Steele Semple -
    Page 361 - Robert Semple, a brother of Sarah Jane Semple who married Col. Thomas Butler (q. v.), was descended from the Semples of Kirkhouse, Scotland.

    Hereditary Sempill Lords of Blackburn, Kirkhouse, and Long Dreghorn & Clan Sempill

  4.   Hogue, Patrick compiler. Virginia, United States. Chancery Records Index. (Virginia, United States: Library of Virginia), Pages 38, 39, 1802-1803..