THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION:
South Carolina Loyalists
Biographical Sketches


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GAILLARD, John - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class V

GAILLARD, Theodore - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class V

GARDEN, Dr. Alexander - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class IV.

GARRETT, Joshua -

GEEKIE, William -

GEIGER, Abraham - Of South Carolina. Indicted for treason against the state of South Carolina in a proclamation issued by Governor John Rutledge on November 8, 1779.

GEIGER, John Jacob - Of South Carolina, Geiger estimated his loss at 932 sterling. in a proclamation issued by Governor John Rutledge on November 8, 1779.

GIBB, Robert -

GIBBS, John Walters - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class II

GIBBS, William - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class V

GIBBS, Zacharias - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class V

GIBBES, Thomas - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class I

GIBBES, John and Mary Ann -

GIBBES, Zacharias -

GIST, William -

GLEN, John - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class IV

GLEN, William - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class III

GORDON, James - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class V

GORDON, John -

GORDON, Thomas Knox -

GRAY, Robert - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class V

GREEN , Henry -

GREENHOLME, Lorentz -

GREENWOOD, William - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class III

GREGORY, Benjamin - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class V

GRIERSON, George - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class V

GRIGGER, Jacob - listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class V

GUERRARD, David listed in the Royal Gazette Confiscations List of 20 March 1782 as a Class VI ("Obnoxious persons").


CONFISCATION LIST CLASSES:

CLASS I - Comprehends all British subjects who have property in this country, that is to say, such persons as never have submitted to the American Government.

CLASS II - Such of the former inhabitants of this Country, as presented congratulatory addresses to Sir Henry Clinton and Admiral Arbuthnot

CLASS III - Those who petitioned to be armed in defence of the British Government, after the conquest of this Province

CLASS IV - Those who congratulated Earl Cornwallis, on the victory gained at Camden

CLASS V - Those who have borne commissions, civil or military, under the British Government, since the conquest of this Province

CLASS VI - Obnoxious Persons

Source Notes:

1. Confiscated estates lists, published in the Royal Gazette newspaper at Charleston, 20 March 1782.

2. Sabine, Lorenzo. Biographical sketches of Loyalists of the American Revolution. (2nd Ed., 1864)

3. Records of the Loyalist Claims Commission, PRO, London

4. Miscellaneous Papers on Forfeited Estates, File Number S126170, Box 4, SCDAH, Columbia.
Record group includes returns filed by Tory militia commanders filed in 1783, as a result of Ordinance No. 1189, passed by the South Carolina Fifth General Assembly 17 March 1783.

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