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
1720–1788
Temperance Sheppard
1732–1796
Marriage: 1739

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1739
New Jersey, United States

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(10)

  • Abigail Lore

    Female1720–Female

  • Male1720–1788Male

  • Female1725–1798Female

  • Male1726–1759Male

  • Sarah Lore

    Female1729–1790Female

+5 More Children

World Events (2)

1775

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."
1776

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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