John McWhorter

1749–7 June 1833 (Age 84)
Albemarle, Sussex, Virginia, United States

The Life of John

When John McWhorter was born in 1749, in Albemarle, Sussex, Virginia, United States, his father, John McWhorter Sr, was 29 and his mother, Eleanor Brevard, was 29. He married Mary E. Jasper before 1775, in Albemarle, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 7 June 1833, in Casey, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

John McWhorter
Mary E. Jasper
Marriage: before 1775
George McWherter
Jesse Mc Whorter

Spouse and Children

before 1775
Albemarle, Virginia, United States


    George McWherter


    Jesse Mc Whorter


Parents and Siblings



World Events (7)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 9

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.

Age 27

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 31

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish and northern Irish McWhirter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • John McWhorter on WikiTree
  • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

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