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Dr. John Rutledge, Sr.

Birthdate: (37)
Birthplace: Longford County, Tyrone, Ireland
Death: December 25, 1750 (33-41)
Charleston Co. South Carolina. Christ Church Parish
Place of Burial: Charleston, S. Carolina, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Edward Thomas Rutledge, Esq and Elizabeth Graem
Husband of Sarah Boone Rutledge
Father of John Rutledge, Governor, Signer of the US Constitution, 2nd Chief Justice of the United States; Andrew Rutledge; Sarah Mathews; Joseph Rutledge; Thomas Rutledge and 3 others
Brother of George Rutledge, Sr.; Andrew Rutledge; Bryan Rutledge; Thomas Graem Rutledge; Katherine Rutledge and 2 others

Occupation: Doctor
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About Dr. John Rutledge, Sr.

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Dr. John Rutledge b. 1713 d. 25 Dec 1750 Charleston, SC immigrated 1735

m. 1738 Christ Church Parish, SC to Sarah HEXT b. 1724 d. 1792 Charleston, SC

Married by Rev Robert Small

She married at age 14, had 7 children and was a widow by age 27.

their children:

John b. 1739 d. 1800 m. Elizabeth GRIMKE

Andrew b. 1740 d. 1772 m. Elizabeth Rebecca GADSDEN

Sarah b. 1742 d. 1819 m. John MATHEWS

Thomas b. 1743 d. 1783 m. Margaret DEVEAUX

Hugh b.1745 d1811 m(1) Sarah SMITHm(2) Ann SMITHm(3) Mary "Polly" Golightly


Mary "Polly" b. 1747 d. 1832 m. Roger Moore SMITH

Edward b. 1749 d. 1800 m. Mary Henrietta MIDDLETON


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Dr. John Rutledge, Sr.'s Timeline

December 13, 1713
Longford County, Tyrone, Ireland
September 17, 1739
Age 25
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Age 26
Charleston Co., Charleston, SC
July 15, 1742
Age 28
Charleston, SC, USA
Age 29
Charleston County, South Carolina
Age 29
Amelia County, Virginia, United States
November 24, 1747
Age 33
Charleston, SC, USA
November 23, 1749
Age 35
Christ Church Parish, South Carolina
August 1750
Age 36
Charleston, SC