Joseph Earl Whitely, Jr.

Male 1754 - 1818  (64 years)


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  • Name Joseph Earl Whitely 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 12 Apr 1754  Whitehaven, Cumbria, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Whitehaven is a small town and port on the coast of Cumbria , England , which lies equidistant between the county's two largest settlements. Click here for a map and history of Whitehaven...http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitehaven
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Joseph Whitley, Jr.  [3
    Military Revolutionary War Patriot  [1
    Died 0Oct 1818  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Mount Holly Cemetery, Smithville, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I33892  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 17 May 2018 

    Family Sarah Alberta Stapleton,   b. 23 Sep 1760, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1836, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1775  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Children 
     1. Nancy Adeline Whitely,   b. 0___ 1790, Russell County, Commonwealth of Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1855, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
    Last Modified 17 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F12435  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Apr 1754 - Whitehaven, Cumbria, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1775 - Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 0Oct 1818 - White County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Holly Cemetery, Smithville, DeKalb County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Last will and testament:, dated March 07, 1818 Named SALLY WHITELY, (Sp) his wife, as executrix of his estate. Sarah Whiteley was appointed Executrix on October 19, 1818 in October session of Probate Court of White County, Tennessee.

      He was buried in the family cemetery on his homestead along Eagle Creek between the Maynard Branch and Caney Fork River
      in Warren County, Tennessee(Located in White Co., before 1807 and now Dekalb County, since 1837.

      The six graves were removed from the old cemetery by the U. S. Corps of Engineers, when the Center Hill Dam was constructed,to a ten acre plot purchased in order to move the small cemeteries that would be covered by the lake. The Mount Holly Cemetery is located near Smithville, Tennessee. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S46611] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=36579146.

    2. [S12797] "Joseph Earl Whiteley (1754 - 1818)", Cemetery Profile, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Whiteley-27, abstracted by David A.

    3. [S7534] "Dorothy Birdene Johnson Pedigree", submitted by Karen Lee Washburn, August 25, 2015, 703.577.4894, scarlettkp@cox.net.

    4. [S7549] "The Descendants of Thomas Stapleton Sr. As Researched by: Alvin Stapleton As edited by: William C. Reed".