Samuel Benjamin Jeffcoat

1752–1826 (Age 74)
Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Samuel Benjamin

When Samuel Benjamin Jeffcoat was born in 1752, in Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Jacob Jeffcoat, was 27 and his mother, Keresley Corley, was 24. He married Bridget Jeffcoat in 1769, in Lexington, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Lexington, South Carolina, United States in 1810 and Lexington, Lexington, South Carolina, United States in 1820. He died in 1826, in Orangeburg, South Carolina, British Colonial America, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Benjamin Jeffcoat
1752–1826
Bridget Jeffcoat
1745–1791
Marriage: 1769
Samuel Jeffcoat Jr
1770–1855
Richard Jeffcoat
1772–1791
Benjamin Jeffcoat
1772–1847
John Jeffcoat
1774–1847
Edward Jeffcoat
1775–1857
Elijah Lige Jeffcoat
1782–1857
Clairborne Jeffcoat
1786–1787
Jacob Jefcoat
1786–1866
Barbara Oswald Jeffcoat
1787–1867

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1769
Lexington, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States
children

(9)

    Male1770–1855Male

    Richard Jeffcoat

    Male1772–1791Male

    Benjamin Jeffcoat

    Male1772–1847Male

    John Jeffcoat

    Male1774–1847Male

    Edward Jeffcoat

    Male1775–1857Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Jeffcoat

    Male1725–1790Male

    Keresley Corley

    Female1728–1790Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (6)

1776

Age 24

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · Battle of Sullivan's Island

Age 24

On June 28, 1776, the Battle of Sullivan's Island takes place on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina. Since it is so close to Charelston, the battle is sometimes referred to as the First Siege of Charleston. This is the first time that the Americans had a victory against a land and sea attack by the British.
1791

Age 39

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the personal name Jeffrey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Rev. Samual Jeffcoat - thanks to John Howell Facebook - The Indian Head Between the N & S Edisto Rivers

Rev Jeffcoat preached the word of God during the time when settlers after reaching their new land faced with mostly forested land that had to be cleared to get their crops planted to sustain their liv …

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Jefcoat, "United States Census, 1810"
  • Samuel Jeffcoat, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Samuel Jeffcoat Jr, "United States Census, 1800"

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