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James H. Giles (b. 1742, d. 1796)James H. Giles (son of Christopher Dunbar Giles and Margaret Murray) was born 1742 in England or possbibly Virginia, and died 1796 in Oglethorpe Co. ,Ga. buried in unmarked grave.He married Susanna Patterson on 1772 in Ninety-Six District S.C..
Notes for James H. Giles:
Married Susanna in 1772. He served in Col. William Hill's 5th.Regiment of the State Troops of S.C.He was wounded and in March of 1782 he was awarded 2 slaves for his service. He was killed in an Indian Raid near Abbeville, S.C. possibly in Georgia during th Oconee Indian Wars.His grave has not been found.Susanna isburied in Abbeville at Rockt River Church Cem.The old Giles plantation was 400acres on the Savannah River deeded to John Giles September 1772.
More About James H. Giles:
Blessing: 1774, Married, Abbeville. S.C. to Susanna Patterson.
More About James H. Giles and Susanna Patterson:
Marriage: 1772, Ninety-Six District S.C..
Children of James H. Giles and Susanna Patterson are:
- +Andrew Giles, b. 24 Nov 1784, Wilkes Co. now Elbert Co. Georgia, d. 31 Jan 1867, Monterey, South Carolina.
- William Giles, b. 1788, Wilkes Co. now Elbert Co. Georgia, d. 06 Jul 1844, Abbeville Co.,S.C..
- James Giles, b. 19 Nov 1780, Wilkes Co. nowElbert Co. Georgia, d. 24 Feb 1858, Warren Co., Ill..
- Elijah Giles, b. 19 May 1792, Wilkes Co .now Elbert Co. Georgia,d., Gwinnett Co,. Ga..
- +Robert Giles, b., Wilkes Co. now Elbert Co. Georgia, d. 27 Mar 1817, Abbeville Co.,S.C..
- poss. Jacob Giles, b., Wilkes Co. now Elbert Co. Georgia, d. 18 Oct 1826.
- Gilbert Giles, b., Wilkes Co. now Elbert Co. Georgia,d., Abbeville Co.,S.C.Lower Long Cane Church.
- John Giles, b. 24 Feb 1773, Wilkes Co.now Elbert Co. Georgia, d. 12 Feb 1844, Warren Co., Ill..
- Son unknown Giles, b., Wilkes Co. now Elbert Co. Georgia.