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Gen Andrew "Skyagunsta" Pickens, I
Birth: Sep. 13, 1739
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 11, 1817
Oconee County
South Carolina, USA

Revolutionary War South Carolina Militia General, US Congressman. Born in Pennsylvania, he traveled South with family along the Great Wagon Road in search of land, and settled in Abbeyville County, South Carolina. He was first a military leader against Cherokee Indians, then a prominent Rebel Commander who led American forces against the British in the American Revolution. His troops were successful especially at the Battles of Kettle Creek and Cowpens. He was awarded a sword by the Continental Congress and was the first United States Congressman from the Pendleton, South Carolina district. Son of Andrew Pickens & Nancy Ann Davis. Husband of Rebecca Floride Calhoun, married 19 March, 1765. (bio by: Scott F. Lewis) 
Family links: 
  Andrew Pickens (1690 - 1756)
  Nancy Davis Pickens (____ - 1760)
  Rebecca Floride Calhoun Pickens (1745 - 1814)*
  Mary Pickens Harris (1766 - 1836)*
  Anne Pickens Simpson (1770 - 1846)*
  Margaret Pickens Bowie (1776 - 1830)*
  Andrew Pickens (1779 - 1838)*
  Rebecca Pickens Noble (1784 - 1831)*
  Catherine Pickens Hunter (1786 - 1871)*
  Joseph Pickens (1791 - 1853)*
  Jane Pickens Miller (1738 - 1824)*
  Andrew Pickens (1739 - 1817)
*Calculated relationship
Old Stone Church Cemetery
Pickens County
South Carolina, USA
Plot: Pickens Family Plot
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Scott F. Lewis
Record added: Jun 05, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14519972
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Gen Andrew Skyagunsta Pickens, I
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- Hamilton Smith
 Added: Jan. 18, 2017
Thank you for your service during the American Revolution
- agagee
 Added: Sep. 13, 2016
Thank you, General and Congressman for your service to our country during our American Revolution. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Aug. 11, 2016
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