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SEVIER Govenor/Brig General John

Male 1745 - 1815


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  • Name  SEVIER Govenor/Brig General John 
    Title  Govenor/Brig General 
    Born  23 Sep 1745  Augusta, Rockingham Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    _UID  4ACB6975B7C6B34F9DFD52F387951BAF374D 
    Died  24 Sep 1815  Fort Decatur, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I914  Ancestors of Catherine Yvonne King
    Last Modified  21 Jun 2004 

    Father  SEVIER Valentine II,   b. 1 Feb 1710/1711, St. Giles Parish, Cripplegate, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1803, Washington Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  GOAD(GOODE) Joanna,   b. 1 Nov 1723, North Farnham Parish, Richmond Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1773, Augusta, Rockingham Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1744  Culpepper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1258  Group Sheet

    Family 1  SHERRILL Catherine"Bonny Kate " 
    Children 
     1. SEVIER Catherine
     2. SEVIER George Washington
     3. SEVIER Samuel
     4. SEVIER Polly Preston
     5. SEVIER Joanna Goode
     6. SEVIER Robert
     7. SEVIER Ruth,   b. 1783, Limestone Creek, Sullivan Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. SEVIER Eliza Conway,   b. 15 Nov 1790, Plum Grove, Washington Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1272  Group Sheet

    Family 2  HAWKINS Sarah,   b. 3 Jun 1746, Augusta, Rockingham Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1780, Nolichucky Fort, Washington Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1761  Frederick County, Shenandoah, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. SEVIER Joseph,   b. 17 Mar 1763
     2. SEVIER James,   b. 25 Oct 1764, Augusta, Rockingham Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. SEVIER John,   b. 20 Jun 1766, Frederick County, Shenandoah, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1845, Between Jonesboro and Greenville, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. SEVIER Elizabeth,   b. 1768
    >5. SEVIER Sarah Hawkins,   b. Jul 1770, Rockingham County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1839, Overton County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. SEVIER Mary Ann,   b. 1772, Shenandoah Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. SEVIER Valentine,   b. 1773, Shenandoah Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. SEVIER Richard,   b. 1775, Sullivan County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >9. SEVIER Rebecca,   b. Abt 1777, Wautauga Settlement, Washington Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1799, Washington Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >10. SEVIER Nancy " Patsy ",   b. 1780, Washington County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1825, Roane County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F306  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • SOURCE NOTES FOR GOVENOR/BRIG GENERAL JOHN SEVIER:
      http://patriot.history 1700s.com/page230.shtml

      The Conquest of the Old Southwest: The Romantic Story of the Early Pioneers into Virginia, the Carolinas, Tennessee,
      and Kentucky 1740-1790 by Archibald Henderson, Ph,D, D.C.L.: Chapter XX The Lure of Spain-The Haven for Statehood.
      "The people of this region have come to realize truly upon what part of the world and upon which nation their future
      happiness and security depend, and they immediately infer that their interest and prosperity demand entirely upon the protection and liberality of your government.
      ** John Sevier to Don Diego de Gardoqui, September 12, 1788.