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Dr Henry Carson Castles

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Dr Henry Carson Castles

  • Birth 1 Mar 1829
  • Death 13 Feb 1869 Smyrna, York County, South Carolina, USA
  • Burial Smyrna, York County, South Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 72453013

Dr. Henry Carson Castles was an early graduate of Erskine College of South Carolina. Soon after graduation he began the practice of medicine in Fairfield, SC, his native district. About this time, on Sept. 23, 1851, he married Sara Ann Watt(1832-1905) . He was born in Fairfield County to Henry Carson Castles (1797-1870) and Margaret Sterling(1797-1856). Soon after the marriage they moved to Chester Co. to be near Catholic Presbyterian Church, where he was elected a ruling elder. Shortly before the war, he moved the family to Smyrna, York, South Carolina, to be near his brother, Rev. James Robinson Castles, pastor of Smyrna ARP Church where he was received as a ruling elder. He died at the age of 49, in 1869 of a neglected hernia. Eight small children were left.

  • Created by: Frances Reynolds
  • Added: 2 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 72453013
  • Frances Reynolds
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Henry Carson Castles (1 Mar 1829–13 Feb 1869), Find A Grave Memorial no. 72453013, citing Smyrna ARP Church Cemetery, Smyrna, York County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Frances Reynolds (contributor 47434756) .