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Col David Vance
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Birth: 1745
Frederick County
Virginia, USA
Death: 1813
Weaverville
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

Inscription: Soldier of the Revolution, Lieut 2nd N.C. Continental Rect, Brandy Wine, Germantown, Monmouth, Valley Forge, Kings Mountain. Member of General Assembly N.C. 1785-6-9. State Boundry and Land Coms. Colonel of Militia; Clerk of Buncombe Court.
David Vance was grandfather of N.C. Gov. Zeb. Vance. He moved to Reems Creek Valley about 1780 and built or bought the Vance House in 1795. Gov. Vance was born in the house across the highway from the cemetery. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Vance (1706 - 1779)
  Sarah Colville Vance (1710 - 1759)
 
 Spouse:
  Priscilla Brank Vance (1756 - 1803)*
 
 Children:
  Jane Vance Davidson (1777 - 1858)*
  Sarah Vance McLean (1780 - 1847)*
  Priscilla Vance Whitson (1782 - 1825)*
  David Vance (1792 - 1844)*
  Robert Brank Vance (1793 - 1827)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Vance (1736 - 1823)*
  Margaret Vance Piper (1744 - 1831)*
  David Vance (1745 - 1813)*
  David Vance (1745 - 1813)
  Robert Vance (1746 - 1818)*
  Samuel Vance (1749 - 1838)*
  Sarah Vance Vail (1750 - 1813)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Vance Cemetery
Weaverville
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Frank Brown
Record added: Aug 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28756449
Col David Vance
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Col David Vance
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Col David Vance
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- Carolyn Petty
 Added: Jul. 24, 2016
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- Judith Wilson
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