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Christopher Gadsden
Birth: Feb. 16, 1723
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 15, 1805
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA

Delegate to Stamp Act Congress in New York, 1765; Delegate from South Carolina to the First Continental Congress, 1774-1776; brigadier general, Continental Army; served in the defense of Charleston; elected Governor of South Carolina in 1781, but declined. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Jane Godfrey Gadsden (1730 - 1759)*
  Ann Wragg Gadsden (1731 - 1805)*
  Mary Hasell Gadsden (1734 - 1769)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Gadsden Ferguson (1747 - 1775)*
  Mary Hasell Gadsden Morris (1759 - 1829)*
  Philip Gadsden (1761 - 1824)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Philips Episcopal Church Cemetery
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Aug 06, 2002
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