(Last updated Oct. 12, 2017)
William South was born in 1760. A
South family researcher believed William South was
the son of Zedekiah South and Nancy Violet but offered no evidence other than
the fact William had a son named Zedekiah. This has yet to be properly
William South married Catherine Daniel on October 13, 1785 in Bedford co., Virginia.
William died in 1844 in Laurens co., South Carolina. His will was proven Aug. 5, 1844. William is buried in Poplar Springs cemetery, Ware Shoals, Laurens co., South Carolina. [Find-A-Grave]
1790 SC, Laurens co., p. 433
1800 SC, Laurens co., p. 41
1820 SC, Laurens co., p. 34
1830 SC, Laurens co., p. 237
1840 SC, Laurens co., p. 69
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|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 in 1857 in Laurens co., South Carolina. Catherine is buried in Poplar Springs cemetery, Ware Shoals, Laurens co., South Carolina. [Find-A-Grave]|
|● Daniel South was born about 1786 in South Carolina. Daniel South died Jan-Feb 1876 in Laurens co., South Carolina.||
1840 SC, Laurens co., p. 73
1850 SC, Laurens co., p. 322
1860 SC, Laurens co., p. 80 (260a)
● Nancy South was born about 1788-90 (est.) She married William
Hall, Sr. (William Hall may have
been 10-20 years older). Nancy died after 1844.
1800 SC, Laurens co., p. 433
(one female aged under 10)
1840 SC, Laurens co., p. 23.
● Rachel South was born in about 1785-1790 (est.)
South Carolina . She married
Jesse Ellis Clardy (born 1790-91). Rachel evidently died about 1842.
Jesse E Clardy died in 1843 and his will (written 1832) was recorded on
Sept. 17, 1843.||
1800 SC, Laurens co., p. 433
(one female aged 10-15)
|● Zedekiah South was born about 1791-1800 (est.) He married Ruth ?? (born 1791-1800).|
|● John South was born in South Carolina . John died after 1842.|
|● William South was born about 1800 in South Carolina. He married Elizabeth Walker. William died after 1850.|
|● Gabriel South was born about 1802 in South Carolina . Gabriel died after 1860 in Mississippi.||1860 MS, Pontotoc co.|
● Hannah South was born about January 31, 1805 in Laurens
married John Wiley Norred (Aug 17, 1804 - Aug 17, 1893). They moved to Franklin County,
Georgia in the 1850s. Hannah died April 14, 1889 and was buried in Clark's Creek Baptist church, Martin, Franklin co., Georgia.
1840 SC, Laurens co., p. 68
1850 SC, Laurens co., p. 322a
1860 GA, Franklin co., p. 91
1870 GA, Franklin co., p. 181 (51)
1880 GA, Franklin co.,
ED: 26, p. 47 (492)
● Sarah South was born Mar 11, 1807 in Laurens
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 Cemetery, Rome, Georgia.
1840 SC, Laurens co., p. 23a
1850 GA, Cass co., p. 190,
1860 GA, Cass [incomplete]
1870 GA, Bartow co., p. 90
1880 GA, Floyd co., ED: 62, p. 4
● James H South was born about 1810 in South
Carolina. James died after 1842.
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