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William R. Hemphill
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Birth: unknown
County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Death: Aug. 30, 1832
Chester County
South Carolina, USA

Died at age 65 years.

William is reported to have been born about 1767 or 1768 in the Town of Back, Limvady, Co. Londonderry, Northern Ireland.

He married: 1) Jane Wilson, who died 3 Oct 1805, and 2) Jennet McQuiston.

After his death, Jennet and her family emigrated to Bloomington, Indiana.

Jane is buried in Hopewell Cemetery.

One researcher writes:
William R. Hemphill
Birth: 1768 (?) in Dungiven, Londonderry, Ireland
Death: 30 Aug 1831/1832 in Chester County, South Carolina

Note: Burial: 1832 in Old Hopewell Church Cemetery, Chester County, South Carolina.

Father: John Hemphill b: 1715 in County Derry, Ireland
Mother: Margaret Ramsey b: 1730 in Ireland

Married: 2) Jennet McQuiston b: 1778 in County Antrim, Ireland

William Mcquiston Hemphill b: Abt 1807 in South Carolina
John R. Hemphill b: Abt 1809
Robert Hemphill b: 20 Nov 1811 in South Carolina
Andrew Hemphill b: 8 Apr 1816 in South Carolina
Jane L. Hemphill b: Abt 1818
Hugh Hemphill b: 1 Jan 1822 in South Carolina

Family links: 
  Jennet McQuiston Hemphill (____ - 1846)*
  Jane Wilson Hemphill (____ - 1805)*
  Robert Hemphill (1813 - 1855)*
  Andrew Hemphill (1816 - 1889)*
  Hugh Hemphill (1822 - 1865)*
*Calculated relationship
Hopewell Reformed Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Chester County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Zoe Tom
Record added: Jun 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38756147
William R. Hemphill
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William R. Hemphill
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 Added: Jul. 11, 2011

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