Person:John Harford (1)

John Harford
d.4 Aug 1843 Jay, Indiana
m. 1790
  1. Mary E. Harford1793 - 1880
  2. Daniel HarfordAbt 1799 - 1879
  3. Elizabeth Harford1808 - 1878
Facts and Events
Name John Harford
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][3] 1768 Northumberland, Virginia
Marriage 1790 Culpepper, Virginiato Rachel Compton
Census[5] 1810 Culpeper, Virginia
Census 1830 Hamilton Township, Warren, Ohiowith Rachel Compton
Death[1][2][4] 4 Aug 1843 Jay, Indiana
Burial[1] 1843 Green Park Cemetery, Porland, Jay County, Indiana
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Find A Grave.

    John Harford

    Birth: 1768
    Northumberland County
    Virginia, USA
    Death: Aug. 4, 1843
    Jay County
    Indiana, USA

    * Revolutionary War Vetran *
    At the beginning of the Revolutionary War Johns father joined the Virginia State Navy. John his son Took the place of his father as a Cabin Boy-Seaman during the war and served 3 years on the "Manley Galley".
    He moved with his parents to Culpeper Virginia he married Rachel Compton in 1790 and then moved to Harrison co Virginia in 1815 and to Warren co Ohio in 1825 and in 1837 to Jay county Indiana.
    At death he had 11 children,50 grand children and 12 gr grand children.

  2. 2.0 2.1 Abstracts of Obituaries in The Western Christian Advocate, Record Number: Folio oF 351.A26 1988
    Page: 108.
  3. 1830 Federal Census Records, Record Type: Federal Census Record
    Series: M19 Roll: 142 Page: 301, Hamilton Township, Warren County, Ohio.
  4. InterNet Data Jay County Genealogy On-Line Database.
  5. 1810 Federal Census, Record Type: Census Record.