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William Ferguson
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Birth: May 11, 1764
Amelia County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec., 1834
Habersham County
Georgia, USA

William volunteered as a substitute for John White in 1780 and served for 3 months as a Militiaman under Capt. James Johnson. In February, he volunteered again for 3 months and ended up in the Battle of Guilford Courthouse. Again he was discharged after serving his term and again he rejoined and fought in a skirmish with the British at Petersburg and shortly thereafter was discharged. Almost immediately thereafter, he signed for another tour and was at Little York (Yorktown) when Cornwallis surrendered to Washington. After the War he married Judah Wood 10 Mar 1791 in Greene Co. Kentucky. They lived in Bedford Co., VA; Hawkins Co., TN; North Carolina; Pendleton Dist., SC; Franklin State Co., KY; Cumberland Co., KY and finally moving to Habersham Co. (now White Co.), GA, where he lived for only a few months before dying in December of 1834. He and Judah had the following children:

1. Maj. Hugh L. Ferguson b 1792
2. Henry Wood Ferguson b 1793
3. William H. Ferguson b 1794
4. John Ferguson b 1797
5. Elizabeth Ferguson Wright b 1799
6. James Hamilton Ferguson b 1802
7. Belfield Ferguson b 1804
8. Elijah Ferguson b 1807
9. Ellis Ferguson b 1810
10. Champion Ferguson b 1813
11. Edward Hamilton Ferguson b 1816
12. Andrew J. Ferguson b 1820
Family links: 
  Judah Wood Ferguson (1775 - 1862)*
  Henry Wood Ferguson (1793 - 1848)*
  William W Ferguson (1794 - ____)*
  Belfield W Ferguson (1804 - 1864)*
  Andrew Jackson Ferguson (1820 - 1897)*
*Calculated relationship
Mossy Creek United Methodist Cemetery
White County
Georgia, USA
Maintained by: Beth Ferguson
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Record added: Mar 30, 2011
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