When John McWhorter was born in 1749, in Albemarle Parish, Sussex, Virginia, United States, his father, John McWhorter, was 29 and his mother, Eleanor Brevard, was 29. He married Mary Elizabeth Jasper before 1775, in Albemarle, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He registered for military service in 1831. He died on 7 June 1833, in Casey, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 84.
Scottish and northern Irish: variant of McWhirter .