John Cantrell

Male 1765 - 1826  (61 years)


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  • Name John Cantrell 
    Born 1765  Guilford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • formerly Orange Co.
    Gender Male 
    Died 1826  Gibson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Person ID I5334  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2020 

    Father Reverend or Elder Isaac Thornton Cantrell,   b. 27 Jan 1729, New Castle County, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1805, Chesnee, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Talitha Cloud,   b. 0Sep 1731, New Castle County, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1768, Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Married 1751  Eden, Rockingham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Family ID F14536  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah LNU,   b. (North Carolina) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1785  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Keziah "Kizzie" Cantrell,   b. 1787, Rockingham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. (AFTER 1860), (DeKalb County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Son Cantrell,   b. 1789, Rockingham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Daughter Cantrell,   b. C. 1791, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Daughter Cantrell,   b. 1793, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. John Marmaduke "Duke" Cantrell,   b. 1793, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1850, Webster County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     6. Rebecca Cantrell,   b. 27 Sep 1801, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1837, Weakley County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     7. Marilla Elizabeth Cantrell,   b. 18 Dec 1804, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1860, Barry County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F3054  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1765 - Guilford County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1785 - North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1826 - Gibson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • He was the son of Isaac & Talitha (Cloud) Cantrell. He married Sarah _____?, about 1785, in North Carolina.

      He was among those Cantrell families that moved to the Old 96th district, in South Carolina, in the mid 1790's. They were recorded there on the 1800 census.

      He was on the move again in 1805 and settled in middle Tennessee. Here he signed a petition for the establishment of Warren County. His land was on Sink Creek in a part of Warren Co. that would later become DeKalb Co..

      In 1820 they were recorded on the census in Indiana. He moved back to Tennessee and settled in Gibson County. Here he died in 1826. His son Marmaduke "Duke" was appointed administrator of his estate.
    • Liked to drink. [8]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2191] Cantrell,Warren G.;Premier Conservator and source for "Cantrell" records.

    2. [S53710] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=31251056.

    3. [S53733] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=102812116.

    4. [S45255] http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1694344&id=I1772.

    5. [S15066] Talitha Cloud Cantrell (1729-1768), Cemetery Profile, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Cantrell&GSi.

    6. [S15078] Nancy Talitha (Cloud) Cantrell (abt. 1729), Ancestors, Descendants & Biography, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Cloud-9, T.

    7. [S39538] Cantrell,Warren G.;Premier Conservator and source for "Cantrell" records.

    8. [S4911] Warren G. Cantrell (1920-2004) | Premier Conservator and source for "Cantrell" records and history.