Person:Elvira McClelland (1)

  • HJohn Henry1796 - 1868
  • WElvira McClelland1808 - 1875
m. 19 Jan 1826
Facts and Events
Name[1] Elvira McClelland
Married Name[1] Mrs. Elvira Henry
Gender Female
Birth[1] 23 Apr 1808 Virginia, United States
Marriage 19 Jan 1826 Lynchburg, Virginia, United Statesto John Henry
Death[1] 2 Nov 1875 Richmond (independent city), Virginia, United Statesage 67 -
Burial[1] Charlotte, Virginia, United Statesat Red Hill Plantation
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Elvira McClelland, in Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial website.

    [Last accessed 17 Oct 2012]
    10. John born 16 Feb 1796 at "Red Hill," Charlotte Co., VA, died 7 Jan 1868 at “Red Hill,” age 71, married Elvira McClelland 19 Jan 1826 in Lynchburg, VA, born 23 Apr 1808, died 2 Nov 1875 in Richmond, VA. John inherited half of “Red Hill”, built first addition to house. His obituary said, “It was not the disposition of Mr. Jno. Henry to engage in the turmoils of public life. In the employments of his beautiful plantation, in the rearing of a large and intelligent family, and in the gentle pursuits of literature, he spent a peaceful and honorable life.” John and Elvira buried at “Red Hill.”