Eleanor Golden Warren, c1745-1809, Clouds Creek, Saluda, SC

Eleanor Golden Warren, c1745-1809, Clouds Creek, Saluda, SC South Carolina – Newberry/Saluda/Edgefield – c1745-1810 Which Golden family does Eleanor Golden belong to? Could there be two Eleanor “Nellie” Goldens in the Newberry and Saluda area between 1785-1810? That seems unlikely with such a unique name, especially since both would have lived within just miles of … Read more

Temperance Foster vs husband James Magill Golding over Trust Agreement

Temperance Foster vs husband James Magill Golding over Trust Agreement State: South Carolina Year: 1839 Location: Union (County) Location Type: District >> Listed as ‘Tempe‘ below, this is Temperance Foster. Abstract: Tempe Golding, her eight children, and her four sons-in-law sue her husband James for control of nine slaves. Tempe’s father John Foster left to … Read more

William Golden’s Militia Service – Revolutionary War, South Carolina

William Golden’s Militia Service – South Carolina Revolutionary War Former Virginian and Colonel of South Carolina Militia Philemon Waters was given the mission in 1781 to ‘recruit’ to support the revolutionary militia. This included recruiting loyalists to switch sides. Colonel Waters had a reputation of treating, and being treated by, local loyalists with respect and … Read more

1780 – John Golden c1780 SC – 1850 Pike County, Alabama

1780 – Who were the parents of John Golden born c1780 in South Carolina? DNA matches via Ancestry indicate that John Golden born c1780 in South Carolina may be related to the William and Nellie Golden family (c1750-1809) of Newberry-Saluda, South Carolina. DNA matches are available from descendants of Julia Caledonia Golden, 1880 AL-1975 TX, … Read more