The John Kilgore of South Carolina Descendants Updated May 25, 2008
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My Gr-Father was born 02/07/1863 & was laid to rest at the Smith Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery in Anderson SC on 09/24/1943. His parents names are John Benjamin (1831) & Susan Daniel Giles (1835). Their children: Martha "Mattie" R.,Charlotte C.,Anna T.,Sallie E.,Cornelia R.,Sarah E. My Gr-Gr-grandfather Dr. James Kilgore (1795) was married to Rhonda Waters Summers (1805)-dau of Col.Summers & Rosanna Waters. My gr-grandfather John Benjamin & his wife Sallie L. Kennels married 10/16/1884, 16 children were born to them,one of them being my Grandfather Arthur Lee. Arthur had 2 wives Fannie May Hunnicut (1903-1929)-2 children from that marriage. My father Levis H. was from his second wife Minnie Marie Terry (1911-2001)-4 children. I'm am the 11th generation Kilgores. Most of my information came from the family Bibles & relatives.