John Heath

14 April 1728–1784 (Age 55)
Christ Church, Middlesex, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of John

When John Heath was born on 14 April 1728, in Christ Church, Middlesex, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, John H. Heath Sr., was 35 and his mother, Mary Frances Lambert, was 24. He married Sarah Elizabeth about 1747, in Craven, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1784, in Craven, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

John Heath
Sarah Elizabeth
Marriage: about 1747
Ferebe Heath
Hannah Heath
Stephen Heath
Richard Heath

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1747Craven, North Carolina, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (3)

    1758 · Mount Vernon
    Age 30
    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 47
    "Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
    Age 48
    North Carolina is the 12th state.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived ‘(on the) heath’ (Middle English he(a)th, Old English hǣth) or else a habitational name from any of numerous places called with this word. The same word also denoted heather, the characteristic plant of heathland areas. This surname has also been established in Dublin, Ireland, since the late 16th century.

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

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    • John Heath, "Virginia, Births and Christenings, 1853-1917"

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