Henry Middleton

1717–13 June 1784 (Age 67)
Charleston, South Carolina, British Colonial America

The Life of Henry

When Henry Middleton was born in 1717, in Charleston, South Carolina, British Colonial America, his father, Governor Arthur Middleton, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Amory, was 27. He married Mary Baker Williams in 1733, in Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 13 June 1784, in Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Goose Creek, Berkeley, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Middleton
1717–1784
Mary Baker Williams
1721–1761
Marriage: 1733
Arthur Middleton
1742–1787
John Middleton
1744–1744
Sarah Middleton
1745–1746
Henry Middleton
1746–1747
Henrietta Middleton
1750–1792
Williams Middleton
1752–1758
Thomas Middleton
1753–1797
Hester Middleton
1754–1789
Sarah Middleton
1756–1784
Mary Middleton
1757–1825
Susanna Middleton
1760–1834

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1733
Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, British Colonial America
children

(11)

    Male1742–1787Male

    John Middleton

    Male1744–1744Male

    Sarah Middleton

    Female1745–1746Female

    Henry Middleton

    Male1746–1747Male

    Henrietta Middleton

    Female1750–1792Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (5)

1721 · Incorporated as a Royal Colony

Age 4

On May 29, 1721, Sir Francis Nicholson is appointed as the Royal Governor of South Carolina by King George I.
1733 · Colonists Arrive in Charleston

Age 16

On January 13, 1733, James Oglethorpe and around 130 colonists arrive in Charleston. Even though they land here, they are to go down to Georgia and establish it as a colony.
1739 · Stono Rebellion

Age 22

The Stono Rebellion on September 9, 1739, is a slave revolt led by Angolan slave Jemmy. They end up killing around 30 white people. This is one of three revolts that happen in 1739, that led to more regulation over the Blacks

Name Meaning

Anglo-Saxon: Middel, middle, and tun, town, meaning the middle town

Sources (3)

  • Henry Middleton in entry for Mary Mackenzie Ainslie, "United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783"
  • Henry Middleton in entry for Maria Henrietta Bull, "United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783"
  • Henry Middleton in entry for Mary Henrietta Bull, "United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783"

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