William Hogshead

about 1755–1781 (Age 26)
Mecklenburg, North Carolina, British Colonial America

The Life of William

When William Hogshead was born about 1755, in Mecklenburg, North Carolina, British Colonial America, his father, Walter Hogshead, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth, was 25. He died in 1781, in Buncombe, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 26.

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Walter Hogshead
Sarah Hogshead
Samuel Hogshead
Jean Hogshead
William Hogshead
Ann Hogshead
Walter Hogshead

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World Events (4)

1767 · Tryon Palace

Age 12

Built on August 26, 1767, the Tryon Palace became the capitol building for North Carolina. The building was named after William Tryon a British officer and colonial official.
1774 · Edenton Tea Party

Age 19

On October 25, 1774, the Edenton Tea Party took place. It was the first organized women's protest. They put their cups down and refused to buy any tea.

Age 21

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

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Sources (2)

  • William Hogshead, 'WikiTree'
  • William in entry for Walter Hogshead, Web: North Carolina, Wills and Probate Records, 1665-1998 (Mecklenburg County);

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