d.BEF JUN 1782 Haw River, Orange Co, NC
Facts and Events
TENTATIVE CONNECTION - Nothing ties this William to David and Hannah other than Worth Ray’s theory in “Tennessee Cousins.”
Killed in an attack on him and son Hugh on the Ham River. Their widows are listed in the 1781 Caswell Dist. Tax List. Sarah, Hugh’s widow, remarried 6 Jun 1782 to William Lee.
Children’s births from bible records.
DAR index: William: b c 1730 Scotland; d 1782 NC; m Rachael Reed; PS from NC