Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM American National Biography Online. © Oxford University Press, 2017. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in American National Biography Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Alston, Williamlocked

(1757–26 June 1839)
  • James M. Clifton

Extract

Alston, William (1757–26 June 1839), planter and legislator, was born in All Saints Parish (Georgetown District), South Carolina, the son of Joseph Allston and Charlotte Rothmaler, planters. He became the first of the Allston family to spell his surname with a single l...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription