John P. White

1760–22 June 1845 (Age 85)
Randolph, North Carolina, United States

The Life of John P.

When John P. White was born in 1760, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States, his father, William White Jr, was 30 and his mother, Susanna Davis Thornbrough, was 22. He married Mary Kinley in 1782, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 22 June 1845, in Plainfield, Guilford Township, Hendricks, Indiana, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Hendricks, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

John P. White
1760–1845
Mary Kinley
1762–1855
Marriage: 1782
Martha Margaret White
1782–1876
Jonathan White
1784–1860
Abigail White
1786–1852
John White
1788–1862
Hannah White
1788–1870
William White
1789–1850
Jane White
1796–
James White
1798–1860
Sarah White
1798–1822
Susanna White
1800–1842
John A White
1802–1890
Martha White
1806–1828

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1782
North Carolina, United States
children

(12)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(17)

+12 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 16

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

Age 16

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1783 · A Free America

Age 23

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish: from Middle English whit ‘white’, hence a nickname for someone with white hair or an unnaturally pale complexion. In some cases it represents a Middle English personal name, from an Old English byname, Hwīt(a), of this origin. As a Scottish and Irish surname it has been widely used as a translation of the many Gaelic names based on bán ‘white’ ( see Bain 1) or fionn ‘fair’ ( see Finn 1). There has also been some confusion with Wight .2 Translated form of cognate and equivalent names in other languages, such as German Weiss , French Blanc , Polish Białas ( see Bialas ), etc.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Last Will and Testament of William White, Guilford County, North Carolina Wills A: 412
  • John P White, "Find A Grave Index"
  • U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935

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