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Anthony was born ca 1746 in Orange County, Virginia and died 1801 Laurens County, South Carolina.쯳pan>He married ca (1) 1773 Laurens County, South Carolina Mary McGill. She was born after 1749 Ulster, County Antrim, Ireland and died ca 1779 Ninety Six District, SC (2) ca 1781 Ninety Six District, SC Isabella Reid.꼯span>She was born in County Antrim, Ireland and died July 21, 1822

Laurens Co., SC Estate Book A-1, page 282:

Upon application of Charles Griffin and Jacob Crosswhite, Exers. Of the will of Anthony Golding, decೡid will proved by John Leonard.쯳pan>Letters of Testamentery granted 25 March 1801. Wife Isabell Golding for the support of herself and raising of her children: James, John, John, Anthony, Thomas, Elizabeth, Rachel, and Permealear Nancy.꼯span>My son John Golding to have land where I now live to come to his possesion after the death or marriage of my wife if wife does die before James come of age or marrys my plantation to rented and profits arising to be paid to the son Thomas at his marriage or comes of age. Son John Mead Golding to have all that tract of land I purchased off Dugear Johnson.쯳pan>Appt. Tursty friend Charles Griffin and loving nephew Jacob Crosswhite exers.꼯span>27 December 1800

Signed Anthony Golding

Wit. James Tinsley

James A Williamson

John Leonard


Children of Anthony Golding and Mary McGill
1.John Mead was born ca 174 Laurens Co., SC
2.William was born ca 1775 Laurens Co., SC; died before 1800 Laurens Co., SC
3.James McGill born ca 1777 Laurens Co., SC; died after 1845 Union Co., SC; married Temprance  Golding.쯳pan>She was born ca 1772 Orange Co., VA or Ninety Six District, SC; died July 24, 1845 Laurens Co., SC
4.Anthony born ca 1779 Laurens Co., SC; died before 1890 Laurens Co., SC

Children of Anthony Golding and Isaballa Reid
1.Elizabeth Reid born 1783 Laurens Co., SC; died 1850 Laurens Co., SC
2.Pemelia Ann born ca 1785 Laurens Co., SC; died January 6, 1858 Houston, Chickasaw Co., MS; married 1815 Laurens Co., SC David Griffin, son of Richard and Nancy Ann Clark Griffin.쯳pan>He was born January 20, 1786 Laurens Co. SC; died November 22, 1848 Houston, Chickasaw Co., MS
3.Rachel born ca 1787 Laurens Co., SC; died 1826; married Samuel Caldwell.쯳pan>He died ca 1837
4.John Reid born 1790 Laurens Co., SC; died 1824
5.David Foster born ca 1791 Laurens Co., SC; died before 1800 Laurens Co., SC
6.Anthony Foster born 1791 Laurens Co., SC; died 1858 Spartanburg Co., SC
7.Thomas Wadsworth was born ca 1793 Laurens Co., SC died 1822 Clarke Co., GA


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