Martha Wright1

F, b. 24 October 1857, d. 6 May 1944
FatherLevi Wright1 b. 18 Oct 1834, d. 4 Dec 1915
MotherAmanda Marie (Mandy) Rush1 b. 23 Jul 1833, d. 15 Jan 1904
     Martha Wright was born on 24 October 1857 at Monroe County, Indiana.1,2 She was 5 children (Wright Gen, p. 47.)1 Amanda, America, Martha and Christopher was listed as a household member living with Levi Wright in the 1860 Census at Indian Creek, Monroe County, Indiana; 424 410 Levi Wright 24 male farmer 0 250 IN; Amanda 25 female IN; America 5 female IN; Martha 3 female IN; Christopher 5/12 male IN; neighbor James Wright 29 farmer.3 Amanda, America, Martha, Christopher, Mary and Anna was listed as a household member living with Levi Wright on the 1870 Census at Indian Creek Township, Monroe County, Indiana; 90 86 Wright Levi 36 male white farmer 400 Indiana male over 21; Amanda 38 female white keeping house Tennessee cannot write; America 15 female white at school Indiana attended school; Martha 13 female white at school IN attended school; Christopher 11 male white at school IN attended school; Belle 5 female white at home IN attended school; Clara A. 3 female white at home IN
David Wright neighbor.4 As of 21 May 1875,her married name was Hazel.1 Martha Wright married Hiram Hazel on 21 May 1875 at Indiana.1 She witnessed Hiram Hazel's death at Indiana on 15 February 1904.1 She married Jacob Greenbury Ham at Monroe County, Indiana, on 24 June 1909.1,2 As of 24 June 1909,her married name was Ham.1 She witnessed Jacob Greenbury Ham's death at Owen County, Indiana, on 24 December 1915.2 She married Joshua Hazel at Monroe County, Indiana, on 5 May 1919.1,5 Martha Wright died on 6 May 1944 at Monroe County, Indiana, at age 86.2

Family 1

Hiram Hazel b. 12 Apr 1857, d. 15 Feb 1904

Family 2

Jacob Greenbury Ham b. 14 May 1851, d. 24 Dec 1915

Family 3

Joshua Hazel b. 1854, d. 29 Nov 1929

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Mouser Windisch Powell.
  3. [S66] 1860 census, online www.ancestry.com, 1860 United States Federal Census
    about James Wright
    Name:
    James Wright

    Age in 1860:
    2

    Birth Year:
    abt 1858

    Birthplace:
    Indiana

    Home in 1860:
    Indian Creek, Monroe, Indiana

    Gender:
    Male

    Post Office:
    Harrodsburg

    Value of real estate:
    View Image

    Household Members:
    Name
    Age


    G G Wright
    24


    Jane Wright
    27


    James Wright
    2


    Napoleon Wright
    4.12.
  4. [S69] 1870 US Census, online www.ancestry.com.
  5. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Joshua Hazel in the Indiana Marriage Index, 1800-1941.

David Hamilton1

M, b. 16 March 1750, d. July 1840
FatherJohn Hamilton1 b. 14 Nov 1720, d. 17 Aug 1814
MotherAgnes Clayton1 b. s 1730, d. 6 Jan 1833
     David Hamilton was born on 16 March 1750 at Cumberland County, Pennsylvania; This at least is the David Hamilton who is listed in the 1790 census. No evidence yet that "this" David Hamilton is sister to Elizabeth Hamilton, although it is interesting that "this" David Hamilton has a daughter Elizabeth Hamilton.2,3 He married Margaret Gardner circa 1775 at Pennsylvania.2 David Hamilton Served six months In Rev War -- No Proof That David is brother of Elizabeth.2 He was census 1790 in July 1790 at Washington County, Pennsylvania; David Hamilton 3 males over 16; 4 males under 16; 2 females.4 David was listed as an unknown person 's neighbor on the 1790 Census at Washington County, Pennsylvania; 3 males over 16; 2 males under 16; 7 females.4 David was listed as John Hamilton's neighbor on the 1790 Census at Washington County, Pennsylvania; John Hamilton 4 males over 16; 1 male under 16; 2 females.5 David Hamilton died in July 1840 at Washington County, Pennsylvania, at age 90.3

Family

Margaret Gardner b. c 1755, d. 1848

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S710] John Fee, online http://www.chartiers.com/beers-project/articles/…
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Hamilton/ Mitchell Family.
  4. [S62] 1790 census, online www.ancestry.com, Name: David Hamilton
    Township: Not Stated
    County: Washington
    State: Pennsylvania
    Year: 1790
    Roll: M637_9
    Page: 246
    Image: 0086.
  5. [S62] 1790 census, online www.ancestry.com, Name: John Hamilton
    Township: Not Stated
    County: Washington
    State: Pennsylvania
    Year: 1790
    Roll: M637_9
    Page: 247
    Image: 0088.

Albert Newton Wright1

M, b. 16 April 1870, d. 4 August 1955
FatherEwing Wright1 b. 5 Mar 1841, d. 18 Apr 1908
MotherSusannah Hazel1 b. 3 Jun 1850, d. 21 Apr 1899
     Albert Newton Wright was born on 16 April 1870 at Indiana.1 He was merchant in Victor, IN for many yrs; then sold store and moved to Bloomington, IN; carpenter.1 Susannah, Dicie, Lillie and Albert was listed as a household member living with Ewing Wright on the 1870 Census at Indian Creek Township, Monroe County, Indiana; 94 90 Wright Ewing 29 male white farmer 1505 750 IN male over 21;
Susannah 20 female white keeping house IN;
Dicia E 3 female white at home IN;
Elizabeth 2 female white at home IN;
Albert N 9/12 male white at home IN April.2 Albert Newton Wright married Emma Zike on 21 December 1890 at Indiana.1 Albert Newton Wright Ahnentafel 184.9b.3 Children in , p. 62-65.3,1 He died on 4 August 1955 at Monroe County, Indiana, at age 85.1,4

Family

Emma Zike b. 4 Nov 1867, d. 13 Aug 1947
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S69] 1870 US Census, online www.ancestry.com, 1870 United States Federal Census about Jeremiah Wright
    Name:      Jeremiah Wright
    Age in 1870:      59
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birthplace:      Indiana
    Home in 1870:      Indian Creek, Monroe, Indiana
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Post Office:      Smithville
    Value of real estate:      View image
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wright      59
    Polly Wright      60
    Lusina Wright      18
    Angeline Wright      19.
  3. [S257] Lillie Elizabeth Wright Lane White, Genealogy of Richard Wright and Descendants.
  4. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Albert Newton Wright.
  5. [S785] Unknown author, Kutch Gedcome.

Thomas Hamilton1

M, b. say 1770, d. 1823
FatherJohn Hamilton1 b. 14 Nov 1720, d. 17 Aug 1814
MotherAgnes Clayton1 b. s 1730, d. 6 Jan 1833
     Thomas Hamilton was Served In Rev War -- No Proof That Thomas.1 He was born say 1770 at Pennsylvania.1 He was census 1790 in July 1790 at Washington County, Pennsylvania; 3 males over 16; 2 males under 16; 7 females.2 He married Margaret Drum in 1806 at Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.1 Thomas Hamilton lived; Is Bro To Elizabeth.1 He died in 1823 at Belmont County, Ohio; Belmont Co OH? (kim@cannet.com.)1 He left Westmoreland County PA in 1811, headed for Wheeling, WV, then to Belmont Co, OH, then John & 2 of the other children did end up in Monroe County, OH. She later married an Isaac Mitchel.1

Family

Margaret Drum b. s 1786, d. 1871

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S62] 1790 census, online www.ancestry.com, Name: David Hamilton
    Township: Not Stated
    County: Washington
    State: Pennsylvania
    Year: 1790
    Roll: M637_9
    Page: 246
    Image: 0086.

Major Eleazar Hamlin1

M, b. July 1732, d. 1 December 1807
     Major Eleazar Hamlin was born in July 1732 at Eastham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts.2,3 He married Hannah Proctor on 3 June 1789 at Westford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 Major Eleazar Hamlin 'son by a former wife was the father of Vice President Hannibal Hamlin of Maine' - FletcherGen (1881), p. 91.1 He died on 1 December 1807 at Westford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at age 75.3

Family

Hannah Proctor b. 4 Aug 1747, d. 7 Jul 1837

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Eleazer Hamlin in the American Genealogical Biographical Index.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Eleazer Hamlin in the US Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications 1889-1970.

John Hamlin1

M, b. 14 December 1658, d. 2 January 1732/33
     John Hamlin was born on 14 December 1658 at Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut.2 He married Mary Collins at Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, in January 1683/84.2 John Hamlin lived; son of Gilis Hamlin.1 He died on 2 January 1732/33 at Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, at age 74.2

Family

Mary Collins b. 11 May 1666, d. 5 May 1722

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S93] Family Tree Maker's Genealogy, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com, Descendants of William Whiting.

Mary Collins1

F, b. 11 May 1666, d. 5 May 1722
FatherRev Nathaniel Collins1 b. 7 Mar 1642/43, d. 28 Dec 1684
MotherMary Whiting1 b. 1643, d. 25 Oct 1709
     Mary Collins was born on 11 May 1666 at Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.2 As of 29 June 1681,her married name was Chapman.2 She married Nathan Chapman on 29 June 1681 at Saybrook, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.2 Mary Collins and an unknown person were divorced say 1683 at Saybrook, Middlesex County, Massachusetts; Divorced? Died? why do we have a second marriage when the first husband is still alive?3 She married John Hamlin at Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, in January 1683/84.2 Her married name was Hamlin.1 Mary Collins died on 5 May 1722 at Saybrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut, at age 55.2

Family 1

Nathan Chapman b. 16 Feb 1652/53, d. 5 Apr 1726

Family 2

John Hamlin b. 14 Dec 1658, d. 2 Jan 1732/33

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S93] Family Tree Maker's Genealogy, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com, Descendants of William Whiting.
  3. [S43] Gary Rolph guess.

William Hamlin1

M, b. 3 February 1667/68, d. 22 May 1733
     William Hamlin was born on 3 February 1667/68 at Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut.2 He married Susannah Collins at Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, on 26 May 1692.2 William Hamlin son of Giles Hamlin.1 He died on 22 May 1733 at Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, at age 65.2

Family

Susannah Collins b. 26 Nov 1669, d. 24 Oct 1722

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S93] Family Tree Maker's Genealogy, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com, Descendants of William Whiting.

Susannah Collins1

F, b. 26 November 1669, d. 24 October 1722
FatherRev Nathaniel Collins1 b. 7 Mar 1642/43, d. 28 Dec 1684
MotherMary Whiting1 b. 1643, d. 25 Oct 1709
     Susannah Collins was born on 26 November 1669 at Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.2 She married William Hamlin at Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, on 26 May 1692.2 Her married name was Hamlin.1 Susannah Collins died on 24 October 1722 at Saybrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut, at age 52.2

Family

William Hamlin b. 3 Feb 1667/68, d. 22 May 1733

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S93] Family Tree Maker's Genealogy, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com, Descendants of William Whiting.

Robert I McConnell1

M, b. 12 April 1865, d. 15 January 1902
     Robert I McConnell was born on 12 April 1865 at Monroe County, Indiana.1,2 He married Dicie Emily Wright, daughter of Ewing Wright and Susannah Hazel, on 6 July 1885 at Indiana.1 Robert I McConnell married Harriet A Morgan say 1887 at Monroe County, Indiana.3 Robert I McConnell died on 15 January 1902 at Monroe County, Indiana, at age 36.1,2 He was buried at Walkers Chapel Cemetery, Kirksville, Monroe County, Indiana.1,2

Family 1

Dicie Emily Wright b. 8 Jan 1867, d. 29 Jul 1886
Child

Family 2

Harriet A Morgan b. 10 Feb 1866, d. 13 Feb 1896

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Robert J McConnell.
  3. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Harriet A Morgan McConnell.
  4. [S785] Unknown author, Kutch Gedcome.

Hans Jacob Hammen1

M, b. 1703, d. between 1760 and 1810
FatherHans Mchael Hammenn1 b. 1677, d. bt 1711 - 1770
MotherAnna Catharina Schneider1 b. s 1685, d. 11 Aug 1746
     Hans Jacob Hammen was born in 1703 at Germany.1 He married Maria Catharina Laub, daughter of Nicolaus Laub and wife ?, on 3 July 1736 at Baumholder, Birkenfeld, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.1 Hans Jacob Hammen Zmp-Lichtenberg 1749- Jakob Hammen of Rusperg moves with wife and 4 children to America. Ship Edinburgh 1749. S-H,I 402. 18th Cen Emigrates Vl. 2 Western Palatinate. Jacob Hamen is #203 (p. 153). 14 Jan 1703, Rushcberg, Germany?1 He died between 1760 and 1810 at Lebanon County, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Maria Catharina Laub b. s 1716, d. bt 1760 - 1800
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S43] Gary Rolph guess.

Maria Catharina Laub1

F, b. say 1716, d. between 1760 and 1800
FatherNicolaus Laub1 b. s 1685, d. bt 1726 - 1749
Motherwife ?2 b. s 1690, d. bt 1726 - 1749
     Maria Catharina Laub was born say 1716 at Germany.2 She married Hans Jacob Hammen, son of Hans Mchael Hammenn and Anna Catharina Schneider, on 3 July 1736 at Baumholder, Birkenfeld, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.1 Her married name was Hammen.1 Maria Catharina Laub died between 1760 and 1800 at Lebanon County, Pennsylvania.2

Family

Hans Jacob Hammen b. 1703, d. bt 1760 - 1810
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S43] Gary Rolph guess.

LeRoy Lane1

M, b. 21 September 1864, d. 14 January 1931
     LeRoy Lane was born on 21 September 1864 at Indiana.1 He married Lillie Elizabeth Wright, daughter of Ewing Wright and Susannah Hazel, on 7 October 1884 at Indiana.1 LeRoy Lane married Emma B Skidmore in 1900 at Indiana.2 LeRoy Lane died on 14 January 1931 at Sacramento County, California, at age 66; date of 2nd mar (unless divorced?)1,3

Family 1

Lillie Elizabeth Wright b. 14 Jun 1868, d. 2 Sep 1950
Children

Family 2

Emma B Skidmore b. Sep 1864, d. 1946

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S148] 1900 United States Census, online www.ancestry.com, Emma B Lane.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Leroy Lane in the California Death Index, 1905-1939.
  4. [S785] Unknown author, Kutch Gedcome.

Johann Friederich Hammen1

M, b. 21 August 1744, d. between 1750 and 1800
FatherHans Jacob Hammen1 b. 1703, d. bt 1760 - 1810
MotherMaria Catharina Laub1 b. s 1716, d. bt 1760 - 1800
     Johann Friederich Hammen was born on 21 August 1744 at Germany.1 He died between 1750 and 1800 at Lebanon County, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S43] Gary Rolph guess.

Johann Georg† Hammen1

M, b. 19 June 1746, d. between 1750 and 1800
FatherHans Jacob Hammen1 b. 1703, d. bt 1760 - 1810
MotherMaria Catharina Laub1 b. s 1716, d. bt 1760 - 1800
     Johann Georg† Hammen was born on 19 June 1746 at Germany.1 He died between 1750 and 1800 at Lebanon County, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S43] Gary Rolph guess.

Johann Peter Hammen1

M, b. 7 April 1737, d. between 1750 and 1800
FatherHans Jacob Hammen1 b. 1703, d. bt 1760 - 1810
MotherMaria Catharina Laub1 b. s 1716, d. bt 1760 - 1800
     Johann Peter Hammen was born on 7 April 1737 at Germany.1 He died between 1750 and 1800 at Lebanon County, Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S43] Gary Rolph guess.

Henry Marlin McWhorter1

M, b. between 1780 and 1785, d. circa 1830
FatherAaron McWhorter1 b. c 1740, d. bt 1797 - 1799
MotherFanny Agnes Jones1 b. 1752, d. bt 1831 - 1840
     Henry Marlin McWhorter was born between 1780 and 1785 at North Carolina.1 He not yet 21 yo in father's will - When he reaches 21, that part of my land on the east side of Finley Creek subject to his mother's dower on 26 February 1797.1 He was a witness Book B, Mecklenburg Co NC Wills, #186, p. 144 (in Ferguson, Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 36) - Aaron Mcwhorter 26 Feb 1797 probate Jul 1799 court Being sick in body, I will to my wife Fannie, for her natural life, a third of all of my lands lying on the south side of Henry Creek, also the dwelling house I live in and its outbuildings. During her widowhood my wife is to have the sole management, use, and profits of the lands, livestock, plantation tool, household and kitchen furniture for the purpose of supporting and educating my children. But should she marry such of the last mentioned property in being is to be sold and the proceeds equally divided among my wife, my youngest son, and my two youngest daughters. I also leave to my wife a feather bed and bedding, two steers, four cows, and calves. I give to my son Moses that part of my land west of Finlay Ck as he paid 25 pounds toward the purchase of the same from Legett; to my daughter Jennet, wife of James Legett, and to my daugter Elizabeth wife of Aaron Thompson, four dollars each; and to my son Henry Marlin [McWhorter], when he reaches 21, that part of my land on the east side of Finlay Ck subject to his mother's dower. It is my will that such part of my remaiing estate that in the judgment of my executors is not needed for the support of my family is to be sold and the proceeds dividied equally among my wife Fannie, my son Henry Marlin, and my two youngest daughters Fannie and Keziah who are to receive their inheritance when my son reaches 21 and my daughters when they reach 18 or when they marry. Executors: wife Fannie and son Moses. Witness: Mary [x] Gray, Thomas [x] White, John McCorkle. In his will dated and probated in 1799 in Mecklenburg co., NC he names his wife Fanny ? [db#3778] and children. It is said that the original copy of the will at Raleigh is signed with the 'o' in McWhorter crossed out and 'i' inserted. with Aaron McWhorter between 26 February 1797 and 10 July 1799 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.2,1 He married Eliza McCorkle at Mecklenburg, North Carolina, on 26 October 1816.1,3 Henry Marlin McWhorter left a will on 13 June 1829 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; will of Aaron McWhorter. Will of Henry Marlin McWhorter Book F, Mecklenburg Co NC wills, #549, p. 30 (Ferguson Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 113) Henry Marlin McWhorter 13 Jun 1829 prob Feb 1830 court Being weak in body I will to my wife Elsie all my person[al] property out of which my debts are to be paid, except a heifer which I give to my sister Jennie; I also will my land to my wife, during her lifetime, but she is to mantain my mother from it, and should my wife die before my mother my executors are to rent out my land for her maintenance. After the death of both my wife and mother, my land is to be sold and the proceeds divided equally among Rufus Wiley [McWhorter] and John Fletcher [McWhorter], son of Moses McWhorter, Martin Thompson, son of Aaron Thompson, and Felden Barnett McWhorter, son of Fanny McWhorter. Sole executor Michael Polk. Wit John A. McCall and Sarah Rape, Jurat.1 Henry died circa 1830 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.1

Family

Eliza McCorkle b. s 1796, d. bt 1831 - 1840

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S265] Alan D. McWhirter, updated 23 Jan 1799.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Eliza McCorkle in the North Carolina Marriage Index, 1741-2004.

Fanny McWhorter1

F, b. circa 1783, d. between 1851 and 1860
FatherAaron McWhorter1 b. c 1740, d. bt 1797 - 1799
MotherFanny Agnes Jones1 b. 1752, d. bt 1831 - 1840
     Fanny McWhorter was born circa 1783 at North Carolina.1 She was under 18 in father's will.1 She was a witness Book B, Mecklenburg Co NC Wills, #186, p. 144 (in Ferguson, Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 36) - Aaron Mcwhorter 26 Feb 1797 probate Jul 1799 court Being sick in body, I will to my wife Fannie, for her natural life, a third of all of my lands lying on the south side of Henry Creek, also the dwelling house I live in and its outbuildings. During her widowhood my wife is to have the sole management, use, and profits of the lands, livestock, plantation tool, household and kitchen furniture for the purpose of supporting and educating my children. But should she marry such of the last mentioned property in being is to be sold and the proceeds equally divided among my wife, my youngest son, and my two youngest daughters. I also leave to my wife a feather bed and bedding, two steers, four cows, and calves. I give to my son Moses that part of my land west of Finlay Ck as he paid 25 pounds toward the purchase of the same from Legett; to my daughter Jennet, wife of James Legett, and to my daugter Elizabeth wife of Aaron Thompson, four dollars each; and to my son Henry Marlin [McWhorter], when he reaches 21, that part of my land on the east side of Finlay Ck subject to his mother's dower. It is my will that such part of my remaiing estate that in the judgment of my executors is not needed for the support of my family is to be sold and the proceeds dividied equally among my wife Fannie, my son Henry Marlin, and my two youngest daughters Fannie and Keziah who are to receive their inheritance when my son reaches 21 and my daughters when they reach 18 or when they marry. Executors: wife Fannie and son Moses. Witness: Mary [x] Gray, Thomas [x] White, John McCorkle. In his will dated and probated in 1799 in Mecklenburg co., NC he names his wife Fanny ? [db#3778] and children. It is said that the original copy of the will at Raleigh is signed with the 'o' in McWhorter crossed out and 'i' inserted. with Aaron McWhorter between 26 February 1797 and 10 July 1799 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.2,1 She married husband McWhirter at North Carolina circa 1810.1 Fanny McWhorter witnessed the will of Henry Marlin McWhorter and Eliza McWhorter on 13 June 1829 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; will of Aaron McWhorter. Will of Henry Marlin McWhorter Book F, Mecklenburg Co NC wills, #549, p. 30 (Ferguson Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 113) Henry Marlin McWhorter 13 Jun 1829 prob Feb 1830 court Being weak in body I will to my wife Elsie all my person[al] property out of which my debts are to be paid, except a heifer which I give to my sister Jennie; I also will my land to my wife, during her lifetime, but she is to mantain my mother from it, and should my wife die before my mother my executors are to rent out my land for her maintenance. After the death of both my wife and mother, my land is to be sold and the proceeds divided equally among Rufus Wiley [McWhorter] and John Fletcher [McWhorter], son of Moses McWhorter, Martin Thompson, son of Aaron Thompson, and Felden Barnett McWhorter, son of Fanny McWhorter. Sole executor Michael Polk. Wit John A. McCall and Sarah Rape, Jurat.1 She married husband Williams at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, circa 1840.1 Her married name was McWhirter.1 Her married name was Williams.1 Fanny McWhorter died between 1851 and 1860 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.1,3

Family 1

husband McWhirter b. c 1780, d. bt 1811 - 1820
Child

Family 2

husband Williams b. s 1785, d. bt 1841 - 1850

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S265] Alan D. McWhirter, updated 23 Jan 1799.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, McWhirter Family Tree.

Keziah McWhorter1

F, b. 1785, d. 1799
FatherAaron McWhorter1 b. c 1740, d. bt 1797 - 1799
MotherFanny Agnes Jones1 b. 1752, d. bt 1831 - 1840
     Keziah McWhorter was born in 1785 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.1,2 She was under 18 in father's will.1 She was a witness Book B, Mecklenburg Co NC Wills, #186, p. 144 (in Ferguson, Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 36) - Aaron Mcwhorter 26 Feb 1797 probate Jul 1799 court Being sick in body, I will to my wife Fannie, for her natural life, a third of all of my lands lying on the south side of Henry Creek, also the dwelling house I live in and its outbuildings. During her widowhood my wife is to have the sole management, use, and profits of the lands, livestock, plantation tool, household and kitchen furniture for the purpose of supporting and educating my children. But should she marry such of the last mentioned property in being is to be sold and the proceeds equally divided among my wife, my youngest son, and my two youngest daughters. I also leave to my wife a feather bed and bedding, two steers, four cows, and calves. I give to my son Moses that part of my land west of Finlay Ck as he paid 25 pounds toward the purchase of the same from Legett; to my daughter Jennet, wife of James Legett, and to my daugter Elizabeth wife of Aaron Thompson, four dollars each; and to my son Henry Marlin [McWhorter], when he reaches 21, that part of my land on the east side of Finlay Ck subject to his mother's dower. It is my will that such part of my remaiing estate that in the judgment of my executors is not needed for the support of my family is to be sold and the proceeds dividied equally among my wife Fannie, my son Henry Marlin, and my two youngest daughters Fannie and Keziah who are to receive their inheritance when my son reaches 21 and my daughters when they reach 18 or when they marry. Executors: wife Fannie and son Moses. Witness: Mary [x] Gray, Thomas [x] White, John McCorkle. In his will dated and probated in 1799 in Mecklenburg co., NC he names his wife Fanny ? [db#3778] and children. It is said that the original copy of the will at Raleigh is signed with the 'o' in McWhorter crossed out and 'i' inserted. with Aaron McWhorter between 26 February 1797 and 10 July 1799 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.3,1 Keziah McWhorter died in 1799 at North Carolina.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Morris/ Parks Family Tree.
  3. [S265] Alan D. McWhirter, updated 23 Jan 1799.

Eliza McCorkle1,2

F, b. say 1796, d. between 1831 and 1840
     Eliza McCorkle was born say 1796 at North Carolina.1 Her married name was McWhorter.1 She married Henry Marlin McWhorter at Mecklenburg, North Carolina, on 26 October 1816.1,2 Eliza McWhorter left a will on 13 June 1829 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; will of Aaron McWhorter. Will of Henry Marlin McWhorter Book F, Mecklenburg Co NC wills, #549, p. 30 (Ferguson Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 113) Henry Marlin McWhorter 13 Jun 1829 prob Feb 1830 court Being weak in body I will to my wife Elsie all my person[al] property out of which my debts are to be paid, except a heifer which I give to my sister Jennie; I also will my land to my wife, during her lifetime, but she is to mantain my mother from it, and should my wife die before my mother my executors are to rent out my land for her maintenance. After the death of both my wife and mother, my land is to be sold and the proceeds divided equally among Rufus Wiley [McWhorter] and John Fletcher [McWhorter], son of Moses McWhorter, Martin Thompson, son of Aaron Thompson, and Felden Barnett McWhorter, son of Fanny McWhorter. Sole executor Michael Polk. Wit John A. McCall and Sarah Rape, Jurat.1 She witnessed Henry Marlin McWhorter's death at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, circa 1830.1 Eliza McCorkle doesn't sound like there's any children acc to will of Henry; will of her husband gives her all the personal property and responsibility to care for her mother in law, Fanny McWhorter.1 She died between 1831 and 1840 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; alive when will probated.1

Family

Henry Marlin McWhorter b. bt 1780 - 1785, d. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Eliza McCorkle in the North Carolina Marriage Index, 1741-2004.

Rufus Wiley McWhorter1

M, b. 1801, d. 9 March 1861
FatherMoses McWhorter1 b. c 1770, d. bt 1821 - 1828
MotherAgnes Jones1 b. s 1770, d. bt 1812 - 1820
     Rufus Wiley McWhorter named as son of Moses McWhorter in will of uncle Henry McWhorter.1 He was born in 1801 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.1,2 He witnessed the will of Henry Marlin McWhorter and Eliza McWhorter on 13 June 1829 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; will of Aaron McWhorter. Will of Henry Marlin McWhorter Book F, Mecklenburg Co NC wills, #549, p. 30 (Ferguson Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 113) Henry Marlin McWhorter 13 Jun 1829 prob Feb 1830 court Being weak in body I will to my wife Elsie all my person[al] property out of which my debts are to be paid, except a heifer which I give to my sister Jennie; I also will my land to my wife, during her lifetime, but she is to mantain my mother from it, and should my wife die before my mother my executors are to rent out my land for her maintenance. After the death of both my wife and mother, my land is to be sold and the proceeds divided equally among Rufus Wiley [McWhorter] and John Fletcher [McWhorter], son of Moses McWhorter, Martin Thompson, son of Aaron Thompson, and Felden Barnett McWhorter, son of Fanny McWhorter. Sole executor Michael Polk. Wit John A. McCall and Sarah Rape, Jurat.1 Rufus Wiley McWhorter died on 9 March 1861 at Tennessee; or Green County Arkansas.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Morrison Full Family Tree.

John Fletcher McWhorter1

M, b. circa 1800, d. 1830
FatherMoses McWhorter1 b. c 1770, d. bt 1821 - 1828
MotherAgnes Jones1 b. s 1770, d. bt 1812 - 1820
     John Fletcher McWhorter was born circa 1800 at North Carolina.1 He named as son of Moses McWhorter in will of uncle Henry McWhorter.1 He witnessed the will of Henry Marlin McWhorter and Eliza McWhorter on 13 June 1829 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; will of Aaron McWhorter. Will of Henry Marlin McWhorter Book F, Mecklenburg Co NC wills, #549, p. 30 (Ferguson Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 113) Henry Marlin McWhorter 13 Jun 1829 prob Feb 1830 court Being weak in body I will to my wife Elsie all my person[al] property out of which my debts are to be paid, except a heifer which I give to my sister Jennie; I also will my land to my wife, during her lifetime, but she is to mantain my mother from it, and should my wife die before my mother my executors are to rent out my land for her maintenance. After the death of both my wife and mother, my land is to be sold and the proceeds divided equally among Rufus Wiley [McWhorter] and John Fletcher [McWhorter], son of Moses McWhorter, Martin Thompson, son of Aaron Thompson, and Felden Barnett McWhorter, son of Fanny McWhorter. Sole executor Michael Polk. Wit John A. McCall and Sarah Rape, Jurat.1 John Fletcher McWhorter died in 1830 at Tennessee.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Morrison Full Family Tree.

Elizabeth McWhorter1

F, b. circa 1780, d. 1846
FatherAaron McWhorter1 b. c 1740, d. bt 1797 - 1799
MotherFanny Agnes Jones1 b. 1752, d. bt 1831 - 1840
     Elizabeth McWhorter was born circa 1780 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.1,2 She was named in father's will.1 She was a witness Book B, Mecklenburg Co NC Wills, #186, p. 144 (in Ferguson, Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 36) - Aaron Mcwhorter 26 Feb 1797 probate Jul 1799 court Being sick in body, I will to my wife Fannie, for her natural life, a third of all of my lands lying on the south side of Henry Creek, also the dwelling house I live in and its outbuildings. During her widowhood my wife is to have the sole management, use, and profits of the lands, livestock, plantation tool, household and kitchen furniture for the purpose of supporting and educating my children. But should she marry such of the last mentioned property in being is to be sold and the proceeds equally divided among my wife, my youngest son, and my two youngest daughters. I also leave to my wife a feather bed and bedding, two steers, four cows, and calves. I give to my son Moses that part of my land west of Finlay Ck as he paid 25 pounds toward the purchase of the same from Legett; to my daughter Jennet, wife of James Legett, and to my daugter Elizabeth wife of Aaron Thompson, four dollars each; and to my son Henry Marlin [McWhorter], when he reaches 21, that part of my land on the east side of Finlay Ck subject to his mother's dower. It is my will that such part of my remaiing estate that in the judgment of my executors is not needed for the support of my family is to be sold and the proceeds dividied equally among my wife Fannie, my son Henry Marlin, and my two youngest daughters Fannie and Keziah who are to receive their inheritance when my son reaches 21 and my daughters when they reach 18 or when they marry. Executors: wife Fannie and son Moses. Witness: Mary [x] Gray, Thomas [x] White, John McCorkle. In his will dated and probated in 1799 in Mecklenburg co., NC he names his wife Fanny ? [db#3778] and children. It is said that the original copy of the will at Raleigh is signed with the 'o' in McWhorter crossed out and 'i' inserted. with Aaron McWhorter between 26 February 1797 and 10 July 1799 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.3,1 She married Aaron Thompson at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, on 26 February 1798.1,2 Her married name was Thompson.1 Elizabeth McWhorter died in 1846 at Pickens County, South Carolina.2

Family

Aaron Thompson b. 1780, d. bt 1831 - 1840
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Palos Family Tree.
  3. [S265] Alan D. McWhirter, updated 23 Jan 1799.

Aaron Thompson1

M, b. 1780, d. between 1831 and 1840
     Aaron Thompson was born in 1780 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.1,2 He was a witness Book B, Mecklenburg Co NC Wills, #186, p. 144 (in Ferguson, Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 36) - Aaron Mcwhorter 26 Feb 1797 probate Jul 1799 court Being sick in body, I will to my wife Fannie, for her natural life, a third of all of my lands lying on the south side of Henry Creek, also the dwelling house I live in and its outbuildings. During her widowhood my wife is to have the sole management, use, and profits of the lands, livestock, plantation tool, household and kitchen furniture for the purpose of supporting and educating my children. But should she marry such of the last mentioned property in being is to be sold and the proceeds equally divided among my wife, my youngest son, and my two youngest daughters. I also leave to my wife a feather bed and bedding, two steers, four cows, and calves. I give to my son Moses that part of my land west of Finlay Ck as he paid 25 pounds toward the purchase of the same from Legett; to my daughter Jennet, wife of James Legett, and to my daugter Elizabeth wife of Aaron Thompson, four dollars each; and to my son Henry Marlin [McWhorter], when he reaches 21, that part of my land on the east side of Finlay Ck subject to his mother's dower. It is my will that such part of my remaiing estate that in the judgment of my executors is not needed for the support of my family is to be sold and the proceeds dividied equally among my wife Fannie, my son Henry Marlin, and my two youngest daughters Fannie and Keziah who are to receive their inheritance when my son reaches 21 and my daughters when they reach 18 or when they marry. Executors: wife Fannie and son Moses. Witness: Mary [x] Gray, Thomas [x] White, John McCorkle. In his will dated and probated in 1799 in Mecklenburg co., NC he names his wife Fanny ? [db#3778] and children. It is said that the original copy of the will at Raleigh is signed with the 'o' in McWhorter crossed out and 'i' inserted. with Aaron McWhorter between 26 February 1797 and 10 July 1799 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.3,1 He married Elizabeth McWhorter at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, on 26 February 1798.1,4 Aaron Thompson witnessed the will of Henry Marlin McWhorter and Eliza McWhorter on 13 June 1829 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; will of Aaron McWhorter. Will of Henry Marlin McWhorter Book F, Mecklenburg Co NC wills, #549, p. 30 (Ferguson Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 113) Henry Marlin McWhorter 13 Jun 1829 prob Feb 1830 court Being weak in body I will to my wife Elsie all my person[al] property out of which my debts are to be paid, except a heifer which I give to my sister Jennie; I also will my land to my wife, during her lifetime, but she is to mantain my mother from it, and should my wife die before my mother my executors are to rent out my land for her maintenance. After the death of both my wife and mother, my land is to be sold and the proceeds divided equally among Rufus Wiley [McWhorter] and John Fletcher [McWhorter], son of Moses McWhorter, Martin Thompson, son of Aaron Thompson, and Felden Barnett McWhorter, son of Fanny McWhorter. Sole executor Michael Polk. Wit John A. McCall and Sarah Rape, Jurat.1 Aaron Thompson died between 1831 and 1840 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.2

Family

Elizabeth McWhorter b. c 1780, d. 1846
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Morris/ Parks Family Tree.
  3. [S265] Alan D. McWhirter, updated 23 Jan 1799.
  4. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Palos Family Tree.

Martin Thompson1

M, b. 1799, d. between 1831 and 1840
FatherAaron Thompson1 b. 1780, d. bt 1831 - 1840
MotherElizabeth McWhorter1 b. c 1780, d. 1846
     Martin Thompson was born in 1799 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.1,2 He mentioned in will of uncle Henry McWhorter as son of Aaron Thompson.1 He witnessed the will of Henry Marlin McWhorter and Eliza McWhorter on 13 June 1829 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; will of Aaron McWhorter. Will of Henry Marlin McWhorter Book F, Mecklenburg Co NC wills, #549, p. 30 (Ferguson Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 113) Henry Marlin McWhorter 13 Jun 1829 prob Feb 1830 court Being weak in body I will to my wife Elsie all my person[al] property out of which my debts are to be paid, except a heifer which I give to my sister Jennie; I also will my land to my wife, during her lifetime, but she is to mantain my mother from it, and should my wife die before my mother my executors are to rent out my land for her maintenance. After the death of both my wife and mother, my land is to be sold and the proceeds divided equally among Rufus Wiley [McWhorter] and John Fletcher [McWhorter], son of Moses McWhorter, Martin Thompson, son of Aaron Thompson, and Felden Barnett McWhorter, son of Fanny McWhorter. Sole executor Michael Polk. Wit John A. McCall and Sarah Rape, Jurat.1 Martin Thompson died between 1831 and 1840 at North Carolina.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Morris/ Parks Family Tree.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, US Army Register of enlistments, 1798-1914 for Martin Thompson.

husband McWhirter1

M, b. circa 1780, d. between 1811 and 1820
     Husband McWhirter was born circa 1780 at North Carolina; but see notes.1 He married Fanny McWhorter at North Carolina circa 1810.1 Husband McWhirter either she married a McWhirter or else had a child out of wedlock.1 He died between 1811 and 1820 at North Carolina.

Family

Fanny McWhorter b. c 1783, d. bt 1851 - 1860
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.

Feldon Barnett McWhorter1

M, b. circa 1810, d. between 1831 and 1840
Fatherhusband McWhirter1 b. c 1780, d. bt 1811 - 1820
MotherFanny McWhorter1 b. c 1783, d. bt 1851 - 1860
     Feldon Barnett McWhorter was born circa 1810 at North Carolina.1 He named in will of uncle Henry McWhorter.1 He witnessed the will of Henry Marlin McWhorter and Eliza McWhorter on 13 June 1829 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; will of Aaron McWhorter. Will of Henry Marlin McWhorter Book F, Mecklenburg Co NC wills, #549, p. 30 (Ferguson Mecklenburg Co NC Will Abstracts 1791-1868, p. 113) Henry Marlin McWhorter 13 Jun 1829 prob Feb 1830 court Being weak in body I will to my wife Elsie all my person[al] property out of which my debts are to be paid, except a heifer which I give to my sister Jennie; I also will my land to my wife, during her lifetime, but she is to mantain my mother from it, and should my wife die before my mother my executors are to rent out my land for her maintenance. After the death of both my wife and mother, my land is to be sold and the proceeds divided equally among Rufus Wiley [McWhorter] and John Fletcher [McWhorter], son of Moses McWhorter, Martin Thompson, son of Aaron Thompson, and Felden Barnett McWhorter, son of Fanny McWhorter. Sole executor Michael Polk. Wit John A. McCall and Sarah Rape, Jurat.1 Feldon Barnett McWhorter died between 1831 and 1840 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.

Moses McWhorter1

M, b. circa 1765, d. between 1807 and 1830
FatherGeorge McWhorter1 b. 1740, d. bt 30 Nov 1805 - Jan 1806
MotherElizabeth Walkup1 b. c 1740, d. bt 1806 - 1810
     Moses McWhorter was born circa 1765 at North Carolina.1 He was census 1790 in 1790 at Salisbury District, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; 1 white male 16+, 2 white males 15-, 5 white females (acc to Family Group Sheet for George McWhorter 3/1/1993 from Mary Ruth Stultz, College Park, MD.)2 He was a witness Minutes of Mecklenburg Co NC Court of Common Pleas and Quarter Sessions, 1793 Oct session Item 140, overseers of roads appointed. new road fr 3 mile branch to SC line with undernamed hands - . . .Thomas Lackey, George McWhorter, Aaron McWhorter, Stephen Blue, John McWhorter, Moses McWhorter.1 He Given $1.00 in George's will; on 1797 Mecklenburg Co tax rolls Minutes of Mecklenburg Co NC Court of Common Pleas and Quarter Sessions, 1793 Oct session Item 140, overseers of roads appointed. new road fr 3 mile branch to SC line with undernamed hands - . . .Thomas Lackey, George McWhorter, Aaron McWhorter, Stephen Blue, John McWhorter, Moses McWhorter. between 1793 and 1797.1 In George McWhorter's will on 30 November 1805 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Elizabeth, Moses, George, James, Elizabeth, Rosanna, Agnes, John and Aaron was named as an heir.3 They witnessed George McWhorter's death at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, between 30 November 1805 and January 1806. Possibly the George whose will was probated 1805 (CR 65.020, p. 51) -- see Mecklenburg County Will Index 1749-1869. Summary of Documentation for George, Aaron, and John McWhorter 3/1/1993 from Mary Ruth Stultz, College Park MD says "His will was witnessed 30 Nov 1805 and proved Jan 1806. He willed his plantation to his son Aaron." George McWhorter Sr. and Descendants of Union County, NC 1735-1988, compiled and published by Mrs. Frances Richardson Small and Mrs. Mary Tyson Starnes, printed by Direct Quick Copy Inc. Monroe NC, 1988, p. ii, iii, 1-4, says that "His will was written and witnessed on 30 Nov 1805 in Mecklenburg County NC (Recorded in Book E page 8). IN his will he mentions his sons Moses, George, James,John and Aaron, his daughters Elizabeth (wife of Robert Lacky), Rose (wife of James Smart) and Agness Blue, deceased. He left a life estate and most of his propety to his wife Elizabeth with son Aaron to receive the plantation upon his wife's death. A son Henry is also suggested but 'not sure about this one.' Both cited in McWhirter family w attachments..2 Moses McWhorter died between 1807 and 1830 at Tennessee.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S539] Alan McWhirter, "Re: Database inquiry (McWhirter)," e-mail to Gary Rolph, 11 Apr 2004.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Ancestry One World Tree.

George McWhorter Jr.1

M, b. 9 February 1762, d. 4 February 1841
FatherGeorge McWhorter1 b. 1740, d. bt 30 Nov 1805 - Jan 1806
MotherElizabeth Walkup1 b. c 1740, d. bt 1806 - 1810
     George McWhorter Jr. was born on 9 February 1762 at Virginia.2,1 He married Violet McElroy at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, circa 1780.1 George McWhorter Jr. Revolution Pension Papers and "Revolutionary" Marker at his grave acc to Descendants of Moses McWhorter and Related Families compiled by Anna Harman Bowman, 1987, p. 114.
On 21 Nov 1833 he filed an application for a Revolutionary War pension. He stated he was born in VA on 8 Feb 1762 and that he volunteered for service from Mecklenburg Co NC where he has lived ever since. He volunteered under Major Postell from April 1780 til July 1780; under Capt Robert Davis in Col Davey's regiment from Apr 1781 til July 1781; under Capt Kilberth from August 1781 til Nov 1781 and under Capt Oliar Wiley for two weeks in Dec 1781 during which he was engaged in several skirmishes with the Tories in Anson County and Mecklenburg County NC. IN all he served twelve months and two weks (George McWhorter Sr and Descendants of Union County NC 1735-1988 compiled and published by Mrs. Frances Richardson Small, 1988. p. 1-14).3 He Given $1.00 in father's will; on tax list 1797 Mecklenburg Co, NC Aprl session, 1797 court of common pleas and quarter sessions, Book IV(Mecklenburg Co), Item 35, 'Ordered by court that the undernamed persons being appointed overseers of the road to wit: George McWhorter, Jr., in the room of John Foster, on Gordon Potter's Road, issd.' 1799 Jan session court of common and quarter sessions, Mecklenburg Co, NC, Book IV, Item 150 -- jurors appt for April term next: under Capt Davis, juror appointed, George McWhirter, Jr. between 1797 and 1799.1 He was He was one of the initial subscribers of the Tirzah Presbyterian Church and signed as early as 9 Sep 1800 to support the 'ministerial labor of Rev. William McGill' (George McWhorter Sr. and Descendants of Union County NC 1735-1988, compiled and published by Mrs. Frances Richardson Small, 1988, p. 1-14).3 He witnessed an unknown person 's death at North Carolina in 1802. It is said that Violet died after the birth of their third child and that he never remarried (George McWhorter Sr. and Descendants of Union County NC 1735-1988, compiled and published by Mrs. Frances Richardson Small, p. 1-14).3 George is listed as an heir of John McElroy Sr. in two deeds executed in April and June 1802. See Mecklenburg Co NC Book 17, p. 693 & 694 (George McWhorter Sr. and Descendants of Union Count NC 1735-1988, compiled and published by Mrs. Frances Richardson Small 1988, p. 1-14) between April 1802 and June 1802 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.3 In George McWhorter's will on 30 November 1805 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Elizabeth, Moses, George, James, Elizabeth, Rosanna, Agnes, John and Aaron was named as an heir.4 They witnessed George McWhorter's death at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, between 30 November 1805 and January 1806. Possibly the George whose will was probated 1805 (CR 65.020, p. 51) -- see Mecklenburg County Will Index 1749-1869. Summary of Documentation for George, Aaron, and John McWhorter 3/1/1993 from Mary Ruth Stultz, College Park MD says "His will was witnessed 30 Nov 1805 and proved Jan 1806. He willed his plantation to his son Aaron." George McWhorter Sr. and Descendants of Union County, NC 1735-1988, compiled and published by Mrs. Frances Richardson Small and Mrs. Mary Tyson Starnes, printed by Direct Quick Copy Inc. Monroe NC, 1988, p. ii, iii, 1-4, says that "His will was written and witnessed on 30 Nov 1805 in Mecklenburg County NC (Recorded in Book E page 8). IN his will he mentions his sons Moses, George, James,John and Aaron, his daughters Elizabeth (wife of Robert Lacky), Rose (wife of James Smart) and Agness Blue, deceased. He left a life estate and most of his propety to his wife Elizabeth with son Aaron to receive the plantation upon his wife's death. A son Henry is also suggested but 'not sure about this one.' Both cited in McWhirter family w attachments..3 George McWhorter Jr. left a will on 27 July 1836 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina; Book H, Mecklenburg Co NC Wills #810, p. 52 (Mecklenburg Co Will Abstracts by Ferguson, p. 170) 27 Jul 1836, Probate Jul 1841 court. Being at present in perfect health, I will to my dau Martha the negroes London, Milly, and the child of Milly, $300 in cash for her part of my land, a feather bed, bedstead, and furniture, and a chest of drawers; to my son Samuel the negroes Flora, James, Hems, and Ben, all my land and two beds, bedsteads, and furniture, and to my son John the negroes Eli, Hugh, and Lewe [Louie?] and $300 in cash for his part of my land. Debts owed to me are to be collected; all my livestock is to sold and the proceeds divided equally among my three children. All unwilled property I give to my son Samuel. Executors son Samuel and Hugh McCommant. Wit: E. W. Richardson and Hugh Rodgers. B. Oates, CCC.1 He died on 4 February 1841 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, at age 78; George is listed as a Member of the Tirzah Presbyterian Church in 1831 and there is a notation that he died in 1841 (George McWhorter Sr. and Descendants of Union County NC 1735-1988 compile and published by Mrs. Frances Richardson Small, 1988, p. 1-14.)3 He was buried at Craig Family Cemetery, Jackson Township, Union County, North Carolina; across the road from Jarrs and back a good distance from the road. They (George and Violet McElroy) resided at the same plantation where the McWhorter Family Cemetery is located, at the corner of Potters Road and McWhorter Road in the southwest corner of the crossroads (George McWhorter Sr. and Descendants of Union County NC 1735-1988, compiled and published by Mrs. Frances Richardson Small, pp. 1-14).3 According to an affadavit 4 Sep 1858 by his son Samuel, George Jr. spoke often about "General Andrew Jackson, President of the United States. He [George] said he had been very intimate with Jackson in their youth, were intimate associates & went to school together & lived in the same neighborhood within about two miles of each other. That his mother, Elizabeth McWhorter was a near neighbor & was present ont he night of Jackson's birth & that his mother went back on the next day to see Mrs. Jackson and took him, George McWhorter, with her and that he was then a little over five yars old and saw Mrs. Jackson and her son Andrew Jackson. (George McWhorter Sr. and Descendants of Union County North Carolina 1735-1988, compiled by Mrs. Frances Richardson Small 1988, p. 1-14).3

Family

Violet McElroy b. 1762, d. 1802
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S265] Alan D. McWhirter, updated 23 Jan 1799.
  3. [S539] Alan McWhirter, "Re: Database inquiry (McWhirter)," e-mail to Gary Rolph, 11 Apr 2004.
  4. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Ancestry One World Tree.

James McWhorter1

M, b. circa 1767, d. between 1831 and 1840
FatherGeorge McWhorter1 b. 1740, d. bt 30 Nov 1805 - Jan 1806
MotherElizabeth Walkup1 b. c 1740, d. bt 1806 - 1810
     James McWhorter was born circa 1767 at North Carolina.2 He was census 1790 in 1790 at Salisbury District, Mecklinburg County, North Carolina; Probably the James listed as Head of Family 1 white male 16+, 1 white male 15- 2 white females. Believed to have married twice.3 He Given $1.00; not on 1797 tax list Mecklenburg Co NC.1 In George McWhorter's will on 30 November 1805 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Elizabeth, Moses, George, James, Elizabeth, Rosanna, Agnes, John and Aaron was named as an heir.2 They witnessed George McWhorter's death at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, between 30 November 1805 and January 1806. Possibly the George whose will was probated 1805 (CR 65.020, p. 51) -- see Mecklenburg County Will Index 1749-1869. Summary of Documentation for George, Aaron, and John McWhorter 3/1/1993 from Mary Ruth Stultz, College Park MD says "His will was witnessed 30 Nov 1805 and proved Jan 1806. He willed his plantation to his son Aaron." George McWhorter Sr. and Descendants of Union County, NC 1735-1988, compiled and published by Mrs. Frances Richardson Small and Mrs. Mary Tyson Starnes, printed by Direct Quick Copy Inc. Monroe NC, 1988, p. ii, iii, 1-4, says that "His will was written and witnessed on 30 Nov 1805 in Mecklenburg County NC (Recorded in Book E page 8). IN his will he mentions his sons Moses, George, James,John and Aaron, his daughters Elizabeth (wife of Robert Lacky), Rose (wife of James Smart) and Agness Blue, deceased. He left a life estate and most of his propety to his wife Elizabeth with son Aaron to receive the plantation upon his wife's death. A son Henry is also suggested but 'not sure about this one.' Both cited in McWhirter family w attachments..3 James McWhorter was census 1830 in 1830 at Marengo County, Alabama; There is an unplaced James in the 1830 census of Marengo Co AL about his age (McWherters and Claytons of Tennessee, a Printout of the Descendants of John McWhorter et al 3/1/1993 from Jerry Kennedy, McLean VA, p. 4; Descendants of Moses McWhorter and related families compiled by Anna harman Bowman, 1987, p. 115).3 He died between 1831 and 1840 at Alabama.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Rolph and McMillin Ancestors [old Reunion file], 3/11/2002.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Ancestry One World Tree.
  3. [S539] Alan McWhirter, "Re: Database inquiry (McWhirter)," e-mail to Gary Rolph, 11 Apr 2004.
  4. [S43] Gary Rolph guess.