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KING John Sevier

Male 1814 - 1884


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  • Name  KING John Sevier 
    Born  31 May 1814  Roane County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    _UID  A3DF7368A687544986F9422222AB618AC24B 
    Died  15 Apr 1884  Loudon County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I926  Ancestors of Catherine Yvonne King | The Ancestors of Catherine King from the Virginia King Family of Stafford and Louisa County, Virginia
    Last Modified  5 Mar 2006 

    Father  KING Walter,   b. 1764, Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1830, Roane County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  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 
    Married  19 Feb 1795  Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F305  Group Sheet

    Family  ERNEST Martha, EARNEST,   b. 1 Apr 1814, Roane County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1880, Roane County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  2 Dec 1834  Roane County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. KING Maria
     2. KING Robert
     3. KING Mary
     4. KING Nancy
     5. KING Addie
     6. KING Rufus Austin
     7. KING Sarah
    >8. KING Walter H.,   b. 31 Aug 1843, Kingston, Roane County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F319  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Birthdate also noted as 30 May 1815 in Roane County, Tennessee.

      From Goodspeed Biographies:

      Honorable W.H. King, a prominent farmer of the Sixth District, Meigs County, TN was born near Kingston,
      Roane Co., TN August 31, 1843, and is the son of John S. and Martha ( Earnest ) King. The father was of English-Franch descent, was a grandson of General John Sevier, and was the son of Walter King, born in Roane County May 30, 1814, and died in Loudon TN, April 15, 1884. In early life he was engaged in farming. After 1870 and until his death he was a circuit court clerk. He was a member of the Methodist
      Episcopal Church, and was a Mason. He was the cousin of the lamented E.F. Sevier. On December 2, 1834, he was united in marriage with Martha Earnest, who was born about April 1, 1814, and died in Loudon, May 30, 1880. They were the parents of eight children-six of them now living. Our subject
      " Honorable W.H. King " is the third of these.