Johnathan Lore

1720–1788 (Age 67)
Southold, Southold, Suffolk, New York, United States

The Life of Johnathan

When Johnathan Lore was born on 27 July 1720, in Southold, Southold, Suffolk, New York, United States, his father, Hezekiah Lore, was 23 and his mother, Elizabeth Holmes, was 19. He married Temperance Sheppard in 1739, in New Jersey, United States. He died on 20 March 1788, in Cumberland, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Dividing Creek Cemetery, Dividing Creek, Downe Township, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johnathan Lore
Temperance Sheppard
Marriage: 1739

Spouse & Children

New Jersey, United States

Parents & Siblings



  • Abigail Lore


  • Male1720–1788Male

  • Female1725–1798Female

  • Male1726–1759Male

  • Sarah Lore


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World Events (2)


Age 55

"During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the ""Ten Crucial Days"" and remembered by the famous phrase ""the times that try men's souls"". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time."

Age 56

New York is the 11th state.

Name Meaning

1 French (Loré): habitational name from Loré in Orne.2 Dutch (de Lore): metonymic occupational name for a rag merchant, from Middle Dutch lore, luere ‘rag’.3 Hungarian (Lőre): from a pet form of the personal name Lőrinc ( see Lorincz ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Johnathan Lore, "Find A Grave Index"

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