John Lathan Whitesides Sr

1752–6 October 1835 (Age 83)
County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

The Life of John Lathan

John Lathan Whitesides Sr was born in 1752, in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. He married Isabella Moorehead in 1785, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 6 October 1835, at the age of 83, and was buried in Pisgah Cemetery, Mountain View, Gaston, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Lathan Whitesides Sr
1752–1835
Isabella Moorehead
1757–1829
Marriage: 1785
Elizabeth Whitesides
1785–1821
Jane Katheryn Whitesides
1785–1852
Thomas Whitesides
1788–
Wallace Whiteside
1800–
Edward Morehead Whitesides Sr.
1786–1831
Major Whitesides
1789–1864
John Lathan Whitesides Jr.
1790–1847
William M Whitesides
1792–1866
Catherine Whitesides
1797–1842

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1785
North Carolina, United States
children

(9)

    Elizabeth Whitesides

    Female1785–1821Female

    Jane Katheryn Whitesides

    Female1785–1852Female

    Male1786–1831Male

    Thomas Whitesides

    Male1788–Male

    Male1789–1864Male

+4 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 24

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 24

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

Age 47

"In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."

Name Meaning

English: variant of Whiteside .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Whitesides, "North Carolina, Historical Records Survey, Cemetery Inscription Card Index"
  • John Whitesides, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Histories of the families of James and Martha Crawford ... . - Full View | HathiTrust Digital Library | HathiTrust Digital Library

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