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Gen Peter Horry

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Gen Peter Horry

Birth
Georgetown County, South Carolina, USA
Death 28 Feb 1815 (aged 67–68)
Richland County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 7033635 View Source
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Revolutionary War Militia Officer. A Planter of French Huguenot descent, he was born in South Carolina circa 1747. A Lieutenant Colonel in the Revolution and later Brigadier General in the South Carolina Militia, he represented Prince George Winyah and All Saints parishes in the South Carolina State House and Senate. In 1801, Kingston County was renamed Horry County in his honor.

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  • Originally Created by: Anonymous
  • Added: 26 Dec 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7033635
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/7033635/peter-horry : accessed ), memorial page for Gen Peter Horry (1747–28 Feb 1815), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7033635, citing Trinity Episcopal Cathedral Cemetery, Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .