John Ingles Mount was born about 1777, in Greensburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States as the son of William Mount and Elizabeth McFadden. He married Araminta Young about 1803, in Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1843, in Washington, Upper Mifflin Township, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 67.
English (Kent and Lancashire): either a topographic name from Middle English mont, munt ‘mount, hill’, or a habitational name from any of the many minor places so called, such as Mount in Elham (Kent).