John Mayhall

Brief Life History of John

When John Mayhall was born about 1798, in Greenwood Township, Abbeville, South Carolina, United States, his father, William M. Mayhall II, was 32 and his mother, Margaret Lenderman, was 29. He had at least 3 sons and 4 daughters with Mrs Mahalia Mayhall. He lived in Coffee, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1812. He died in 1850, in United States, at the age of 53.

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John Mayhall
about 1798–1850
Mrs Mahalia Mayhall
Mary Mayhall
Evaline Mayhall
Dorcus Mayhall
John Mayhall
Riley Mayhall
Margarett Mayhall
Lilburn Mayhall

Sources (6)

  • John Mayhall, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Legacy NFS Source: John MAYHALL - Individual or family possessions: birth: about 1798; Greenwood, Abbeville, South Carolina, United States
  • Legacy NFS Source: John MAYHALL - Published information: death: before 1820;

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.


France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.


War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Mayall , itself a variant of Male .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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