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Capt William Piles Drane, Sr
Birth: Jul. 14, 1765
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1847
Columbia County
Georgia, USA

Name: William Drane, Sr
Birth: 14 JUL 1765 in Prince George's Co., MD
Death: 06 FEB 1847 in Columbia Co., GA
Burial: Family Cemetery, Dearing, Columbia Co., GA
(Note: Dearing is now in McDuffie County.)

Military: Revolutionary War Pension
Occupation: Doctor
Note: Moved with his brother Walter to GA in the 1790s.

Father: James Thomas Drane, Sr b: abt 1706 in Prince George's Co., MD
Mother: Elizabeth Smith Piles b: abt 1730 in Prince George's Co., MD

Married: Cassandra Magruder b: 13 SEP 1768 in Frederick Co., MD
Married: 31 OCT 1792 in Columbia Co., GA

Eight children, two not linked below:
#1 Elizabeth Drane b: June 7, 1793, in Columbia Co., GA; m. Jonathan Edward Wooding March 17, 1825. Two children: Martha and Benjamin. Widowed, she resided with her parents in Columbia Co.; later she went to Talbert Co. where she died and was buried.
#8 Mary Drane b: July 20, 1810, probably in Ga.
Family links: 
  Cassandra Beall Magruder Drane (1768 - 1860)
  Mary Eleanor Drane Leigh (1795 - 1866)*
  Stephen Drane (1798 - 1880)*
  William Piles Drane (1800 - 1870)*
  Benjamin Drane (1803 - 1895)*
  Hiram Drane (1806 - 1889)*
  James Drane (1808 - 1869)*
*Calculated relationship
to the memory
Capt. William Drane
Who was born in
Prince George Co, Maryland
the 14th day of July 1765.
Died the 6th of February
Drane Family Cemetery
McDuffie County
Georgia, USA
Maintained by: Dorsey Barnes Drane
Originally Created by: Zoe Tom
Record added: Nov 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44954830
Capt William Piles Drane, Sr
Added by: Howard Burough
Capt William Piles Drane, Sr
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Added by: Howard Burough
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- Lanie
 Added: Sep. 19, 2015

- Wayne Nelson Parker
 Added: Jun. 18, 2014
In memory of Capt. William Piles Drane, Sr. and in gratitude for his service in the Revolutionary War.
- Georgia Girl
 Added: Dec. 3, 2013
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