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Paul Trapier

Male 1749 - 1778  (29 years)


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  • Name Paul Trapier 
    Born 1749  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Jul 1778  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I600615  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2015 

    Father Paul Trapier,   b. 1716, La Grande Fontaine, near Eutaw Springs, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1793, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Magdalen Horry,   b. 1715, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1767, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1743 
    Family ID F598460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Foisson,   b. 1757, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1836, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 19 Nov 1771  Santee, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Paul Trapier,   b. 1772, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1824, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     2. Benjamin Foisson Trapier,   b. 1774, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1838, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Magdalene Elizabeth Trapier,   b. Abt 1775, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1851, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
     4. William Windham Trapier,   b. Abt 1776,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F597970  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Paul was educated at Eton and St. John's, Cambridge. He served as a
      Captain in the Georgetown Artillery, and was scheduled to sign the
      Declaration of Independance, but got sick

  • Sources 
    1. [S3400] Headstone Prince George Church, Winyah.

    2. [S3394] Parish Register of St. James Santee, 1758-1788.