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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Capt. Joseph William Pickens

Male 1737 - 1781  (44 years)


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  • Name Joseph William Pickens 
    Title Capt. 
    Born 1 Feb 1737  Paxton Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Became Dauphin County in 1785.
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Jun 1781  Ninety Six, Greenwood, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Veterans: War for Independence
    Veterans: War for Independence
    Person ID I15980  Dickinson
    Last Modified 9 May 2017 

    Father Andrew Pickens,   b. ca. 1690, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca. 5 Nov 1756, Lancaster County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Nancy Ann Davis,   d. 1 Feb 1760, Long Cane Creek, McCormick, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F4921  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eleanor Pickens 
    Married
    • 8 children. [2]
    Children 
     1. Andrew Pickens,   b. ca. 1761, Waxhaw Country, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1803, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 27 May 2017 
    Family ID F5679  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Feb 1737 - Paxton Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jun 1781 - Ninety Six, Greenwood, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S175] Andrew Pickens: South Carolina Patriot in the Revolutionary War, William R. Reynolds, Jr., (Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Co., 2012), 7, 12.

    2. [S380] The Life and Times of General Andrew Pickens: Revolutionary War Hero, American Founder, Roy Andrew, Jr., (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2017), 138.