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William South and Catherine Daniel
of Laurens Co., South Carolina

(... work in progress April 2016)

Husband William South was born in 1760. He was the son of Zedekiah South and Nancy Violet.  He married  Catherine Daniel in Bedford co., Virginia on October 13, 1785.  William died 1844 in Laurens co., South Carolina. His will was proven Aug. 5, 1844.  William is buried in Poplar Springs cemetery. Federal census and tax records:

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Wife Catherine "Katy" Daniel was born in 1765 in Caroline or Essex co., Virginia.  She was the daughter of John Daniel and Sarah Wright. Catherine died 1857 in Laurens co., South Carolina. Catherine is buried in Poplar Springs cemetery.  
Child Daniel South was born 1786 in South Carolina. Daniel died 1876.  1850 SC, Laurens co.
1860 SC, Laurens co.
Child Nancy South was born about 1788-90 (est.)  She married William Hall, Sr.  (William Hall may have been 20 years older). Nancy died after 1844.
  • Martha "Patsy" Hall was born about 1817 in South Carolina.  She married David Roberson (born 1816) in the 1830s.  They moved to Cass [Bartow] co., Georgia by 1847.  Martha died after 1859.  David evidently remarried, had more children, and died in 1904. 1    
    • Wesley Roberson was born 1839 in South Carolina.
    • Nancy L Roberson was born 1841 in South Carolina.
    • Ruth T Roberson was born 1844 in South Carolina.
    • Henry Timothy Roberson was born 1847 in Bartow co., Georgia. Henry died Nov 02, 1933 in Lindale, Floyd co., Georgia.
    • Charlotte Roberson was born 1849 in Bartow co., Georgia.
    • Martha "Mattie" Susan Ella Roberson was born "Nov. 12, 1857".  She married John Bell Arp on Dec. 23, 1880 in Polk county, Georgia.  Martha died 1940 in Caddo, Bryan co., Oklahoma.
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  • William James Hall was born on Feb. 1, 1834 in Laurens co., South Carolina.  He married Julia Ann Virginia Lumpkin on April 1, 1866 in Floyd co., Georgia.  William died on June 16, 1919 in Rome, Floyd co., Georgia.
1840 SC, Laurens co., p. 23.

Child Zedekiah South was born about 1791-1800 (est.)  He married Ruth ?? (born 1791-1800).   
Child Rachel South was born in about 1791 (est.) South Carolina . She married Jesse Ellis Clardy (died 1843). Rachel evidently died about 1842.
  • James Andrew Jackson Clardy
  • Mahaly Clardy
  • Sarah Clardy
  • William Clardy
  • Zachariah Clardy
  • Catherine "Kate" Clardy was born about 1817 Laurens co., South Carolina.  She married John Holcombe Walker on Sep. 10, 1839.  They moved to Cass [Bartow] county, Georgia in the 1840s.  Catherine died April 7, 1890.
  • John Wesley Clardy
  •  Jesse Ellis Clardy
  • Zedekiah Henry Clardy
  • Derrick Smith Clardy
 
Child John South was born in South Carolina . John died after 1842.  
Child William South was born about 1800 in South Carolina. He married Elizabeth Walker.  William died after 1850.  
Child Gabriel South was born about 1802 in South Carolina . Gabriel died after 1860 in Mississippi. 1860 MS, Pontotoc co.
Child Hannah South was born about Jan 31, 1805 in Laurens co., South Carolina.  She married John Wiley Norred (Aug 17, 1804-Aug 17, 1893).  They moved to Franklin County, Georgia in the 1850s.  Hannah died Apr 14, 1889 and was buried in Clark's Creek Baptist church, Martin, Franklin co., Georgia.
  • James Norred was born about 1827.
  • Nancy Melissa Norred was born Oct 1829. She married her cousin James South. Nancy died Dec 05, 1902 and was buried in South Family cem., Carnesville, Franklin Co., Georgia.
  • Mary Catherine Norred was born about 1832.
  • Rachel Elizabeth Norred was born about 1836.
  • John Wiley Norred was born Feb 11, 1846. John died Mar 11, 1925 and was buried in Clark's Creek Baptist church, Martin, Franklin co., Georgia.
1840 SC, Laurens co., page 68.

1850 SC, Laurens co.

1860 GA, Franklin co.

1870 GA, Franklin co. 
Child Sarah South was born Mar 11, 1807 in Laurens co., South Carolina.  She married Reuben Hall (born 1810). They moved to Cass [Bartow] co., Georgia by 1846.  Evidently they divorced or separated because they were living apart in 1880.  Sarah died Jan 31, 1892 in Rome, Floyd co., Georgia and was buried in Myrtle Hill Cem., Rome, Georgia.
  • James E Hall was born Feb 16, 1839 in South Carolina.  He married Amanda E ??.  James died April 05, 1925 Cartersville, Bartow co., Georgia and was buried in Oak Hill cem., Cartersville.
  • Sarah Hall was born May 1842 in South Carolina.  She married James Edward Mullen (1836-1906).  Sarah died May 07, 1917 and was buried in Myrtle Hill Cem., Rome, Floyd co., Georgia.
  • Jane Adeline "Addie" Hall was born Nov 22, 1844 in South Carolina.  She never married.  Jane died Nov 12, 1911 in Rome, Floyd co., Georgia and was buried in Myrtle Hill Cem., Rome, Floyd co., Georgia.
  • Henry Hall was born about 1846 in Georgia.
1850 GA, Cass co., p. 190, family 1287.
Child James H South was born about 1810 in South Carolina. James died after 1842.  

Notes:
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. In 1855 after William James Hall became 21 years old David & Martha Roberson was responsible for the interest payment to William J Hall from the estate of William South [doc 1]  In 1859 David & Martha filed a petition to have a trust fund [assumed from William South estate] transferred to them.  The bond for the transfer was given by John H Walker the wife of Catherine "Kate" Clardy (daughter of Jesse Ellis Clardy & Rachel South).  [doc 2]