Person:John McCorkle (4)

John McCorkle
m. Est. 1714-1718
  1. Emeline McCorkle1718 - Aft 1764
  2. James McCorkleAbt 1722 - 1760
  3. Robert McCorkleest 1726-1728 -
  4. Samuel McCorkleAbt 1729 - bef 1788
  5. Archibald McCorkle1732 -
  6. John McCorkle1734 - 1781-1784
  7. Thomas McCorkle1736 -
  1. Martha McCorkle1768 - 1863
  2. William McCorkle1771 - 1817
Facts and Events
Name John McCorkle
Gender Male
Birth? 1734 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Alt Birth? 1738 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Death? 1781-1784

John McCorkle was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Information on John McCorkle

From Gooding Family website:

(2) 1.1 Jane Gooding

Birth Date: Feb 1768 Birth Place: Augusta County, Virginia, USA Death Date: 16 Sep 1817 Death Place: Mason County, Kentucky, USA

Spouse: William McCorkle* Birth Date: 1 Dec 1771 Birth Place: Augusta County, Virginia, USA Marr. Date: 9 Sep 1796 Marr. Place: Mason County, Kentucky, USA Death Date: 1817 Death Place: Fleming County, Kentucky, USA

Father: John McCorkle (1738 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, USA -)* Mother: Elizabeth Ruth (7 Mar 1740 Augusta County, Virginia, USA – 1788 Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA)*

Father’s Father: James McCorkle (McCorquodale) (1694 Argyllshire, Scotland – 28 Oct 1760 Augusta County, Virginia, USA)* Father’s Mother: Jane Alexander (1700 Argyllshire, Scotland – 1750 Augusta County, Virginia, USA)* (Note: some sources cite James McCorkle's wife as Jane STEELE).

Mother’s Father: John Ruth (1724 Augusta County, Virginia, USA – 1744)*

Source: Kentucky Marriages, 1802-1850

Children: Elizabeth (1797-)*

Possible will of relative (possibly son?) in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina:

pg 92 McCorkle, John 29 Aug 1810, prb in Jan 1811 Ct. Wife, Susannah Sons, Matthew, Owen, Archibald, James, Robert, and John Dau, Mary [wf of Hugh Forbes] Dau, Margaret [wf of John Williams] Dau, Elizabeth [wf of Samuel Gordon] Dau, Milly [wf of Jonathan Gordon] Exrs; Son Matthew and sons-in-law Jonathan and Samuel Gordon