Jeremiah "Big Jerry" Denton

Male 1779 - 1847  (68 years)


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  • Name Jeremiah "Big Jerry" Denton 
    Birth 1779  (Watauga District, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Religion Primitive Baptist 
    Death 0Sep 1847  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Burial Old Jericho Cemetery, Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I16742  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2019 

    Father Abraham Denton, III,   b. 1726, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1828, Perry County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 102 years) 
    Mother Mourning Hogg,   b. ~1740, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1790, Monroe County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Marriage 1766  Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Residence (Family) (~1790)  SInking Creek, Washington County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence (Family) (~1825)  Perry County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence (Family) 1766  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence (Family) 1774  Rowan County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence (Family) 1783  Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence (Family) 1809  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence (Family) 1821  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F5772  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Griggs,   b. 0___ 1782, (Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 Jul 1828, Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Marriage 1805  (Watauga District, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Children 
     1. Hightower Denton,   b. 0___ 1810, Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 0___ 1880, Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 70 years)
     2. Susannah Denton,   b. 21 Apr 1815, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 19 Feb 1891, (White County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 75 years)
     3. Holland Denton,   b. 6 Nov 1818, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 10 Dec 1896, Cookeville, Putnam County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 78 years)
     4. Edith "Edy" Denton,   b. 0___ 1825, (White County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft JEREMIAH, (White County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F5792  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 30 Apr 2023 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1779 - (Watauga District, Tennessee) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 1805 - (Watauga District, Tennessee) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 0Sep 1847 - White County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - - Old Jericho Cemetery, Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Primitive Baptists...Edythe Whitley

  • Sources 
    1. [S11371] "Some of the Descendants of Rev. Richard Denton", by Edythe Whitley,, p. 33 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S53013] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=28160370.

    3. [S12606] "William Hogg I (abt. 1675 - abt. 1749)", Profile & Descendants, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Hogg-839, by David A. Hen.

    4. [S11371] "Some of the Descendants of Rev. Richard Denton", by Edythe Whitley,, p. 27 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S8770] "Hogg DNA Project - A List of Hogg Lines", line VA1657: descendants of John Hogg of New Kent Co. VA, http://hdhdata.org/.

    6. [S8771] Louise Boss, louisehboss@aol.com, contributed events & sources December 20, 2015, uploaded December 21, 2015 by David A.

    7. [S48432] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=50682401.