Captain William John Twitty, Sr

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Captain William John Twitty, Sr

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Birthplace: VA, United States
Death: March 25, 1775 (35-44)
Madison, KY, United States
Place of Burial: Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Thomas Twitty, II and Mary Twitty
Husband of Susannah Twitty and Susannah "Susan" Twitty Graham
Father of Mary Twitty McFadden; Capt. William Lynch Twitty, Jr Capt; Russell Twitty; Allen B. Twitty, Sr; Susannah "Susan" Miller and 5 others
Brother of Peter Wynne Twitty; Elizabeth 'Betsy' Clack; Rebecca Russell; John Twitty; Thomas Twitty and 9 others
Half brother of Frances Hicks Williams

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About Captain William John Twitty, Sr

Captian William Twitty was killed while traveling with Daniel Boone to Kentucky (Boone Trace).

He lived in Rutherfordton, NC (then Tryon, NC) with his wife Susannah Beller(s) Twitty. Susannah's father was Peter Bellers of Stokes County, NC.

Susannah Twitty married Colonel William Graham (Battle of Kings Mountain). Susannah gave birth to their daughter on the night of the battle.

Colonel Graham adopted Susannah Twitty's children and the legal papers were signed by Fredrick Hambright.


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Captain William John Twitty, Sr's Timeline

1735
1735
VA, United States
1761
July 13, 1761
South Carolina
1762
1762
Rutherford County, North Carolina, USA
1763
July 3, 1763
Rutherford, North Carolina, United States
1763
Rutherford County, North Carolina
1764
1764
Rutherford County, North Carolina, USA
1769
1769
1771
1771
Rutherford County, North Carolina, USA
1775
March 25, 1775
Age 40
Madison, KY, United States
March 28, 1775
Age 40
Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, USA