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  • ID: I07063
  • Name: William "R. S." SWEAT 1
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 1732 in Peedee River, Cheraw District, South Carolina Colony (now USA)
  • Death: 23 JUL 1783 in Hunt's Bluff, Cheraw District, Chesterfield County, South Carolina
  • Burial: 25 JUL 1783 Hunt's Bluff, Cheraw District, Chesterfield County, South Carolina
  • Baptism: 11 DEC 1735 Parish Prince Fredrick Winyaw, Craven County, Prince Fredrick Church, South Carolina
  • Event: Race Mulatto born free
  • Event: Source Paul Heinegg, Free African Americans of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland and Delaware.
  • Event: Source Biography: David Lee, A Rev. Soldier from Cheraw District, SC, and Bulloch Co, GA by Thomas E. Stonecypher, 2306 MacGregor Court, Albany, GA 31721 (prepared Feb. 1998)
  • Event: Note My biological maternal 5th great grandparents.
  • PROP: 18 MAY 1756 Thomas POWELL, planter, of the Welsh Tract in Craven Co., (SC) sold to WILLIAM SWEAT (Swett), ... 100 acres, part of 200 acres granted to said POWELL on 08 May 1753, joining William McGEE, Mr. HUME. W itnesses: Thomas Charnock, Francis WHITTINGTON.
  • PROP: 12 JAN 1758 WILLIAM SWEAT (Sweet), planter, and LUCRETIA his wife, of the Welsh Tract, Craven County (South Carolina), sold to John LEE, ... 100 acres purchased of Thomas POWELL. Witnesses: Walter FOLEY, Barret t MONTGOMERY.
  • Residence: 1753 Welsh Neck, Craven County, South Carolina
  • Military Service: BET 1775 AND 1783 Revolutionary Soldier during the American war for Independence
  • Event: Event 1763 Named as executor in his father in law's, John TURBEVIL, will.
  • Reference Number: IND7394



    Father: William "of Old Cheraw" SWEAT b: 1690 in Surry County, Virginia English Colony (now USA)
    Mother: Martha CAWZE b: 1700 in English Colony of Virginia (now USA)

    Marriage 1 Lucretia "Lucy" TURBEVIL b: ABT 1738 in Craven County, North Carolina NKA Marion County, South Carolina USA
    • Married: ABT 1752 in Cheraw District, Chesterfield County, South Carolina Colony (now USA)
    Children
    1. Has Children John "of Hunt's Bluff" SWEAT b: 1754 in Peedee River, Cheraw District, South Carolina Colony (now USA)
    2. Has Children William "of St. Peter's" SWEAT b: ABT 1755 in Hunt's Bluff, Cheraw District, Chesterfield County, South Carolina
    3. Has Children Nathaniel "Nathan R. S." SWEAT b: 1760 in Hunt's Bluff, Cheraw District, Chesterfield County, South Carolina
    4. Has Children James Theopolis "Rev. R. S." SWEAT , Sr. b: 14 NOV 1764 in Hunt's Bluff, Cheraw District, Chesterfield County, South Carolina
    5. Has Children Allen SWEAT b: ABT 1765 in Hunt's Bluff, Cheraw District, Chesterfield County, South Carolina
    6. Has Children Thomas Jefferson SWEAT b: ABT 1768 in Hunt's Bluff, Cheraw District, Chesterfield County, South Carolina

    Sources:
    1. "Sweat History", Bishop Gregg's 'History of the Old Cheraws' (1867), found in Appling Co, GA Heritage Museum, 209 Thomas St, Baxley, GA 31513
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