John Balfour of South Carolina

???? - 1781


Absentee slave-owner, of Cheraw District, South Carolina, owner of Cascade in St George Jamaica. Deceased by 1790 from the Accounts Produce, but an earlier death-date of 17/11/1781 'late of Cheraw' is given in antiquarian material.


Mabel L. Webber, 'Death Notices from the South Carolina and American General Gazette, and Its Continuation the Royal Gazette: May 1766-June 1782 (Continued)' The South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine Vol. 17, No. 4 (Oct., 1916), pp. 147-166.

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Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1786 [EA] - 1804 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (1)

Testator → Executor