1.CAPTAIN CHARLES2 FLOYD(AN EARLY1) was born 04 March 1746/47, and died 09 September 1820.He married MARY FENDEN.She was born 15 April 1747, and died 18 September 1804.
Notes for CAPTAIN CHARLES FLOYD: This information on Charles Floyd and his descendants is from Terry Honan, op. cit. There is some doubt whether Charles was a brother or a nephew of William Floyd, shown here as his brother.
Child of CHARLES FLOYD and MARY FENDEN is: i. BRIGADIER GENERAL JOHN3 FLOYD, b. 03 October 1769, Beaufort District, SC; d. 24 June 1839, Jefferson, GA1; m. ISABELLA MARIA HAZZARD; b. 03 January 1776; d. 18 August 1859.
Notes for BRIGADIER GENERAL JOHN FLOYD: John Floyd: born Beaufort County, S.C., October 3, 1769; learned the carpenter’s trade; moved in 1791 with his father to Camden County, Ga., and engaged in boat building; served in the War of 1812 as brigadier general in the First (Floyd’s) Brigade of Georgia Militia from August 30, 1813, to March 8, 1814, and from October 17, 1814*, to March 10, 1815, having participated in expeditions against the Creek Indians; member of the State house of representatives 1820-1827; elected to the Twentieth Congress (March 4, 1827-March 3, 1829); died near Jefferson, Ga., June 24, 1839.
(from the Biographical Directory of the US Congress.)
*He succeeded to the post in October 1814held by his cousin Mourning's husband John Stewart.