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Gen Andrew Pickens
Birth: Sep. 15, 1739
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 11, 1817
Oconee County
South Carolina, USA

Revolutionary War South Carolina Militia General, US Congressman. Born in Pennsylvania, he traveled South with family along the Great Wagon Road in search of land, and settled in Abbeyville County, South Carolina. He was first a military leader against Cherokee Indians, then a prominent Rebel Commander who led American forces against the British in the American Revolution. His troops were successful especially at the Battles of Kettle Creek and Cowpens. He was awarded a sword by the Continental Congress and was the first United States Congressman from the Pendleton, South Carolina district. Son of Andrew Pickens & Nancy Ann Davis. Husband of Rebecca Floride Calhoun, married 19 March, 1765. (bio by: Scott F. Lewis) 
Family links: 
  Rebecca Floride Calhoun Pickens (1745 - 1814)*
  Mary Pickens Harris (1766 - 1836)*
  Anne Pickens Simpson (1770 - 1846)*
  Jane Bonneau Pickens Miller (1774 - 1848)*
  Margaret Pickens Bowie (1776 - 1830)*
  Andrew Pickens (1779 - 1838)*
  Rebecca Pickens Noble (1784 - 1831)*
  Catherine Pickens Hunter (1786 - 1871)*
  Joseph Pickens (1791 - 1853)*
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Old Stone Church Cemetery
Pickens County
South Carolina, USA
Plot: Pickens Family Plot
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Scott F. Lewis
Record added: Jun 05, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14519972
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Gen Andrew Pickens
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In honor of my 1st cousin, 7 generations back~ Thank you for your service and your part in our great country gaining it's independence.
- Cindy
 Added: Feb. 9, 2014

- Rose Mary Minyard
 Added: Nov. 17, 2013

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