Francis Marion was the youngest out of 7 children.
Francis Marion died at age 63 in 1795.
Francis Marion birthday is February 26.
Francis Marion had a mom named Ether Marion, a dad named Gabriel Marion and a wife named Mary ether Videau.
He led a band of irregular fighters in the Backand low country swamps of south of Carolina fighting the British troops.
Role in the revoiution
Francis Marion was a soldier in the french and Indian war who built up militia whose undercover tatics and sneaky guerrilla warfare were so effective he became know as the "Swamp Fox."
life after the revoiution
Francis Marion life after the revolution spent rebuilding torn plantation.