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David Pressly
Birth: 1756, Ireland
Death: Sep. 21, 1818
Greenwood County
South Carolina, USA

David Pressly, son of John Pressly and the former Miss Isabelle Fleming, was born around 1756 and emigrated to the Long Cane area of Abbeville, South Carolina through Charleston in the late 1760's.

David married around 1787, Jane Patterson, daughter of Samuel and Mary Patterson of Ninty-Six, South Carolina. The Patterson's had emigrated to America on the ship, The Freemason; which departed from Newry, Ireland on 27 Oct 1772 and arrived in Charleston on 22 Dec 1772.

David and Jane Pressly had six children:
Samuel Patterson Pressly M.D. (1792 1837)
Rev. John Taylor Pressly (1795 1870)
Mary [Pressly] Lowry (1797 1875)
George William Pressly M.D. (1803 1870)
James Patterson Pressly (1808 1877)
William Patterson Pressly (1811 1905)

David Pressly died the 21st of September 1818 at his home in Troy. He is buried in Cedar Springs A.R.P. Churchyard.
Family links: 
  Jane Patterson Pressly (1769 - 1856)
  Samuel Patterson Pressly (1792 - 1837)*
  John Taylor Pressly (1795 - 1870)*
  Mary Pressly Lowry (1797 - 1875)*
  George William Pressly (1803 - 1870)*
  James Patterson Pressly (1808 - 1877)*
  William Patterson Pressly (1811 - 1905)*
*Calculated relationship
David Pressly
who departed this life
21st September 1818
aged 62 years
Eminently distinguished
as the
friend of the poor.
Blessed is he that considers
the poor; the Lord will deliver
him in time of trouble. Ps. 11.1
Cedar Springs A.R.P. Church Cemetery
Cedar Springs
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA
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Record added: Jan 06, 2012
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