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Mary Singleton Hampton (McDuffie)

Birthplace: SC, USA
Death: Died in Charlottesville, VA, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of George McDuffie, Governor, US Senator and Mary Rebecca McDuffie
Wife of Lt. Gen. Wade Hampton III (CSA), US Senator, Governor
Mother of George McDuffie Hampton; Mary S. "Daisy" Tucker; Alfred Hampton and Catherine Fisher Hampton

Managed by: Scott Ronald Fleischer
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About Mary Singleton Hampton

Only child of George McDuffie, governor of SC.

Member of the famous Singleton family from the High Hills of Santee in Sumter County, SC

Mother: Mary Rebecca (Singleton) McDuffie, who died 7 days after bearing her. Father: George McDuffie, (1790 - 1851), Governor of SC and US Senator from SC

Second wife of General Wade Hampton, III, whom she married January 27, 1858, at Albemarle Plantation, in Richland County, South Carolina.

She bore Wade Hampton four children: 1. George McDuffie Hampton, 1859; 2. Mary Singleton "Daisy" Hampton, 1861; 3. Alfred Hampton, 1863; and 4. Catherine Fisher Hampton, 1867, who died shortly after her birth.

Mary Hampton, who became an invalid after the death of Catherine, died in Charlottesville, Virginia, where her husband had taken her from Baltimore for her health. He brought her body back to Columbia to be buried in Trinity Churchyard.

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Mary Singleton Hampton's Timeline

July 7, 1830
January 16, 1859
Age 28
Columbia, SC, USA
Age 29
Age 32
Age 36
March 1, 1874
Age 43
Charlottesville, VA, USA