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William Caldwell Calhoun

Birthdate: (66)
Birthplace: Ballyloughan, Donegal, Ulster, Ireland
Death: circa 1789 (58-74)
Abbeville, South Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of James Patrick Calhoun and Catherine Calhoun
Husband of Agnes "Nancy" Colhoun
Father of Col. Joseph Calhoun; William Calhoun; Ezekiel Calhoun; Agnes (Nancy) Hutton; Anne Quarles Calhoun Mathews and 6 others
Brother of Mary Catherine Noble; Ezekiel Calhoun; James Calhoun, Sr. and Patrick Calhoun
Half brother of Hugh Rankin; Alexander Stewart; Martha Stewart; <private> Stewart and Alexander Stewart

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About William Caldwell Calhoun

"Private on horseback"

WILLIAM9 CALHOUN (JAMES PATRICK8, ALEXANDER7, WILLIAM CAMPBELL6, ROBERT5 COLQUHOUN, ADAM4, ALEXANDER3, JOHN2, HUMPHRY1) was born 1717 in County Donegal, Ireland, and died May 25, 1762 in Long Cane Creek, Abbeville District, S.C1. NOTE: DAR & SAR have a date of death of "circa 1790."

He married AGNES LONG October 19, 1749. Many of their children were killed in the Indian massacre of 1760.

William arrived in S.C. in 1756 settling in the Long Cane Creek section of Prince William's Parish, Granville County. He arrived with his brothers James Patrick, and Ezekiel, mother Catherine Calhoun and sister Mary Noble, widow of John Noble.



  1. DAR Ancestor # A018310
  2. SAR Membership: 93302
  3. Salley, A. S. The Calhoun Family of South Carolina. Columbia?, S.C., 1906.
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William Caldwell Calhoun's Timeline

Ballyloughan, Donegal, Ulster, Ireland
October 22, 1750
Age 27
Long Cane Creek, Abbeville Dist., SC
February 4, 1753
Age 30
Long Cane Creek, Abbeville Dist., SC
May 18, 1755
Age 32
Augusta, Virginia, United States
November 1, 1757
Age 34
Long Cane Creek, Abbeville Dist., SC
February 18, 1760
Age 37
Long Cane Creek, Abbeville Dist., SC
September 19, 1762
Age 39
Long Cane Creek, Abbeville Dist., SC
September 30, 1765
Age 42
Long Cane Creek, Abbeville, South Carolina, USA
April 5, 1768
Age 45
Calhoun, South Carolina, United States