Captain James Butler. Sr.

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James Butler

Birthdate: (44)
Birthplace: Prince William Co, VA
Death: November 7, 1781 (40-48)
Cloud Creek, SC
Immediate Family:

Son of William Butler and Grace Butler
Husband of Mary Elizabeth Butler
Father of Gen. William Butler, US Congress; Thomas Butler; Elizabeth Brooks; Nancy Brooks Lowe; John Butler and 4 others
Brother of Mary Grigsby; Sarah Butler; Elizabeth Butler and ?? Butler
Half brother of James Butler

Managed by: Dan Albarran
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About Captain James Butler. Sr.

During the American Revolution, he spent 18 months as a British prisoner in Charleston, South Carolina.

Shortly after his release, he was killed at Clood Creek, Edgefield County, South Carolina.

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Captain James Butler. Sr.'s Timeline

Prince William Co, VA
December 17, 1759
Age 22
Prince William County, Virginia, United States
March 1761
Age 24
Prince William County, VA
November 4, 1763
Age 26
September 27, 1765
Age 28
December 17, 1766
Age 29
Prince William County, VA
December 17, 1766
Age 29
Edgefield, South Carolina, USA
February 6, 1769
Age 32
November 7, 1781
Age 44
Cloud Creek, SC