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William Currence, Sr
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Birth: 1727, Ireland
Death: 1780
Huttonsville
Randolph County
West Virginia, USA

"Buried Beneath This Stone. Scotch-Irish, Ulster. America At Age Of 17. To This Valley 1773. Built First Mill In This County. Built Currence Fort 1774. Killed Oct. 7, 1780 By Ye Indians. Erected By Descendants 1927."

- first Currence to America
- married Lydia Steele in 1748
- killed by the Indians somewhere between Riffle's Creek and Becca's Creek

It is not known at this time if William, Sr.'s mother is Ann McCracken Currence or Samuel's other wife.

see also William Currence Bridge, U.S. Rt. 219/250-St. Rt. 55/92 in Mill Creek, Randolph County, West Virginia
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Currence (1697 - 1763)
 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Steele Currence (1735 - 1820)
 
 Children:
  Delilah Currence McLain*
  Jane Currence Smith (1751 - 1809)*
  Samuel Currence (1753 - 1812)*
  John B. Currence (1757 - 1849)*
  Baby Currence (1760 - ____)*
  Sarah E. Currence Wamsley (1760 - 1847)*
  Baby Currence (1761 - ____)*
  Lydia Currence Hornbeck (1763 - 1845)*
  William Currence (1764 - 1848)*
  Sidney Ann Currence Wilmoth (1765 - 1838)*
  Susanna Currence (1768 - ____)*
  Ann Currence Mace (1769 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mill Creek Cemetery
Mill Creek
Randolph County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Martha Neighbors
Record added: Jul 29, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11446328
William Currence, Sr
Added by: Martha Neighbors
 
William Currence, Sr
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William Currence, Sr
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Hannah Currence was my Great Grandmother that married John Bell. I am related to Currence, Bell. Kelly.
- Susan Klausner
 Added: Jul. 18, 2013
From your 6th great grand daugther
- Kerri W
 Added: Feb. 20, 2013
For my 5th greatgrandfather
- Carol McConkey Skeen
 Added: Jan. 10, 2013
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