Person:Esther Carothers (1)

Watchers
Esther Carothers
b.1744/47
m. bef. 1744
  1. Robert Carothers1744 - bef 1781
  2. Esther Carothers1744/47 - 1818
  3. Rachel CarothersABT 1747 -
  4. John Carothers1748-1760 -
  5. Samuel Caruthers1757 - 1779
  6. Maj. James H. Carothers1759 - 1828
  7. Joseph Carothers1764 - 1830
  • HHenry McClungABT 1739 - 1784
  • WEsther Carothers1744/47 - 1818
m. abt. 1765/66
  1. James McClung1767 -
  2. Margaret 'Margaretta' McClung1777 - 1839
  3. Ester McClung1778 - 1850
Facts and Events
Name Esther Carothers
Alt Name Esther Caruthers
Gender Female
Birth? 1744/47
Marriage abt. 1765/66 to Henry McClung
Burial? 1818 Timber Ridge Prestyterian Churchyard, Rockbridge, Virginia, United States
Death[1] 27 OCT 1818 Rockbridge County, Virginia

[Brøderbund WFT Vol. 2, Ed. 1, Tree #6075, Date of Import: May 3, 2006] Of Sidney, Ohio.


Advisory on Parentage of Esther Carothers

Esther Carothers/Carruthers has been identified as the daughter of Robert Carothers by some sources (World Family Tree), but she appears to more likely be the daughter of William Carothers and Margaret McCroskey, which is confirmed in the research by John Franklin Carothers in Genealogical Record of the Ancestors and Descendants of John Franklin Carothers - Clarence and Platt City, Missouri (http://www.carothers.org/CarothersFamilyHistory.pdf) and Glen Carruthers, in his Carothers of Cumberland, Pennsylvania website:

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/carothers/message/48

(small portion of information):

  • 2 William Carruthers b: Abt. 1722

+Margaret McCroskey b: Abt. 1722 m: in Augusta County. Pa., USA

    • 3 Esther Carruthers b: Abt. 1747 d: 1818
    • +Henry McClung
    • 3 John Caruthers b: Abt. 1747
    • +Ann Poage b: 1749
References
  1. Judith McClung (e-mail: jmcclung@@cland.net). The McClung Family Association Web Site.
  2.   Find A Grave.

    Esther Caruthers McClung
    Birth: 1744, USA
    Death: Oct. 27, 1818, USA

    Daughter of Margaret McCroskey and William Caruthers

    Inscription:
    "Henry McClung: Departed this life Feb. 3, 1784 - aged 45 years.
    Esther McClung, his consort: Departed this life Oct. 27, 1818 - aged 74 years"

    http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=5016372