Margaret Weldon Drake, (South)
born 1725 in Devonshire, England
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This is a very important woman for many genealogists, because she provides the connection to the line of the famed Sir Francis Drake's younger brother, father, and grandfather. There was a serious legal challenge to the Drake property in England, with the American Drakes of his line having legitimate claim to it.
Spouse ~ Gen. John B. South
born 1724 in Hagerstown, MD