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Col William Trigg, Jr
Birth: 1742
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 22, 1817
Tennessee, USA

William Trigg Jr. was born in 1742 in Virginia, the second son of William Sr. and Mary Johns Trigg. He lived in Bedford county, Virginia. Caswell County, North Carolina was the home of the prominent Saunders family. William married Sarah Saunders about 1765, daughter of Colonel James Saunders. At one time he served as a Justice of the Peace, a prominent position in those days. William Trigg, Jr. was appointed Lieutenant Colonel of Bedford County, Virginia troops, 1778, and was Colonel at close of the war.

Children of William and Sarah Saunders Trigg

1. Haiden Trigg b. 7 Feb 1766, Bedford Co., VA
2. Elizabeth Trigg b: 1 MAR 1767, Bedford Co., VA
3. Alanson Trigg b: 17 APR 1769, Bedford Co., VA
4. Mary "Polly" Johns Trigg b: 8 OCT 1770, Bedford Co., VA
5. William Trigg b: 27 AUG 1772, Bedford Co., VA
6. James Trigg b: 7 APR 1774, Bedford Co., VA
7. Daniel Trigg b: 1 MAR 1776, Bedford Co., VA
8. Sarah Trigg b: 28 AUG 1777, Bedford Co., VA
9. Lockey Trigg b: 1 JUN 1779, Bedford Co., VA
10. Abraham "Abram" Trigg b: 12 OCT 1780, Bedford Co., VA
11. Nancy Trigg b: 3 APR 1783 in Bedford Co., VA
12. Theodosia "Dosia" Trigg b: abt 1785 in Bedford Co., VA
13. Judith "Juliet" Trigg b: ABT 1787, Caswell Co., NC
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Kent Saunders Trigg (1745 - 1819)*
 
 Children:
  Haiden Trigg (1765 - 1845)*
  Alanson Trigg (1769 - 1826)*
  Daniel Trigg (1776 - 1830)*
  Abram Trigg (1780 - 1841)*
  Nancy Trigg Hodge (1783 - 1833)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Terrell Cemetery
Hendersonville
Sumner County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Bernard-Trigg
Originally Created by: grave hunter
Record added: Sep 06, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6757357
Col William Trigg, Jr
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Col William Trigg, Jr
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