Capt. James Hanna, Jr.

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Captain James William Hanna, Jr.

Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: Newry, Newry and Mourne, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: May 31, 1797 (71)
York, York Co, South Carolina, United States
Place of Burial: Bethesda Church Cemetary, York, South Carolina
Immediate Family:

Son of James Hanna, Sr. and Grizel Hanna
Husband of Jean Hanna and Ann Hanna
Father of Col. William Hanna; Robert Cunningham Hanna; Jane Barry; Mary McConnell; James Hanna, Jr and 3 others
Brother of Margaret Frame
Half brother of Joseph Hanna

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About Capt. James Hanna, Jr.

Biography

Capt. James Hanna, Jr. was born in 1726 in Newry, Newry and Mourne, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. His parents were James Hanna, Sr. and Grizel (Williamson) Hanna.

James married Jean (Black) Hanna in 1751 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Together they had the following children: Col. William Hanna; Robert Cunningham Hanna; Jane (Hanna) Barry; Mary (Hanna) McConnell; James Hanna, Jr; Deborah (Hanna) Watson.

James married Ann (Johnson) Hanna circa 1746 in Northern Ireland. Together they had the following children: Elizabeth (Hanna) Frame; Capt. James William Hanna.

He died on May 31, 1797 in York, York Co, South Carolina, United States and was buried in Bethesda Church Cemetary, York, South Carolina.


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Married Jean Black in 1751. They had the following children:

1. Martha Hanna, born ~1752 in Lancaster Co., PA.

2. Major William Hanna, born ~1753 in Lancaster Co., PA. 7/12/1780, William fought at the Battle of Huck's Defeat with his brother James.

3. James Coulter Hanna, born ~1786 in York Co., SC.

4. Rosannah Hanna, born ? in York Co., SC.

5. Archibald C Hanna, born ? in York Co., SC.

6. Jane Hanna, born ? in York Co., SC.

7. Ann Hanna, born ? in York Co., SC.

8. Margaret L Hanna, born ? in York Co., SC.

9. Robert C Hanna, born ? in York Co., SC.

--- Will of James Hanna, 13 February 1797, recorded 21 August 1797, York Co., South Carolina Will Book A-12:166, Case 57, File 191, Co. Clerk's Office, Camden, South Carolina Executed by Mrs. Jean Hanna and by William and Robert Hanna, Case 57, File 2568; Also, LDS Family History Library Microfilm 229694. Transcribed by Leonard J. McCown. Scanned. * In the Name of God Amen, I James Hanna of the State of South Carolina in the County of York being in a Sick and low condition but of perfect mind and Memory, do make Ordain and constitute this to be my last will and Testament. First I Desire my Body to be descently Buried Secondly my Estate and Effects I bequeath and Dispose of in manner and form following. Viz, I give and bequeath to my beloved wife Jean Hanna a Negro wench named Diana one horse and sadle four cows and the whole of my household furnture to be Equally devided between her and my Daughter Elizabeth; my Desk and Clock excepted I give and bequeath to my daughter Elizabeth one Negro girl named Sarah and one horse and sadle and two cows Item I give and bequeath to my grandson James Hanna son to William Hanna a Negro man Named Sampson and my Clock, Item I give and bequeath to my Grandson James Hanna, Son to Robert Hanna a Negro boy Named Sam, Item, I give and bequeath to my Grandaughter Rosanah Berry Hanna Daughter to Robert Hanna a Negro girl named Dovve, Item, I give and bequeath to Daughter Marthers a negro boy named James, Item, I give and bequeath to my Daughter Deborah at teh Decease of my Wife a negro woman named Hetty, Item, I bequeath a negro man named Joseph to be sold and the price of said negro to be Equally Devided amongst my Children William Berry Excepted, Item I give and bequeath to my son James Hanna the plantation which I now live on and my Desk at the Decease of my wife, Item I give and bequeath the Remainder of my goods and Chattles to be sold and the money ariseing there from to be Equally Divided amongst my wife and Children in the manner above mentioned and lastly I do make ordain and appoint William Hanna, Robert Hanna and my Wife Jean Hanna my whole and Sole Executors of this my last will and Testament In Witness whereof I have hereunto Set my hand and seal this 13th Day of February in the year of our Lord 1797 Sign'd Seal'd an acknowledg'd In the presence of us Jas. Hanna Nathan Cooper Sarah Hanna James Hanna

Recorded 21 August 1797 Will Book A-12 P-166 Case No. 57 File No. 191

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Capt. James Hanna, Jr.'s Timeline

1726
1726
Newry, Newry and Mourne, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
1747
May 14, 1747
Age 21
County Antrim, Ireland
1751
1751
Age 25
Londonderry, County Derry, Ulster, Ireland
1753
May 4, 1753
Age 27
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
1759
1759
Age 33
Lancaster Co, Pennsyvania
1761
April 1, 1761
Age 35
Charlotte, Mecklenberg Co., NC
1797
May 31, 1797
Age 71
York, York Co, South Carolina, United States
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