|Birth: ||Jun. 15, 1837|
|Death: ||Mar. 17, 1904|
He was the son of Jeremiah Herndon and Frances Bridwell Herndon.
Mr. John Herndon, one of the best known citizens of the Aden neighborhood, passed away at his home near the above mentioned place on Thursday, March 17, 1904, and was buried at Asbury Chapel on Saturday, the nineteenth instant.
His funeral services were conducted by Rev. Mr. Cockrell of the M E. Church, South of Manassas. The deceased was born in this county in the year 1838; and all through his life was an upright and very industrious man.
During the great conflict between the states, Mr. Herndon fought in the Confederate army as a member of Company A, Fourth Regiment, Prince William Cavalry. On May seventh,1867, he united in marriage to Miss Anna Tolson, and from this union eight children were born; namely -- Mrs. Charles H. Reid, Mrs. William Partlow, Mrs. Everett Marshall, Mrs. William Herring and Wade Hampton, Misses Eva, Chrissie and Hattie Herndon.
Besides the above mentioned widow and children, the deceased is survived by brothers; Messrs. Haywood, George, Thomas, Did and Summer Herndon, also numerous other relatives and friends.
Georgia Anna Tolson Herndon (1849 - 1932)*
America Amenia Herndon Reid (1869 - 1936)*
Narcissa Herndon Partlow (1871 - 1962)*
Henrietta Herndon Herring (1877 - 1965)*
Olivia Viola Herndon Marshall (1883 - 1966)*
Eva Mae Herndon Kerlin (1885 - 1977)*
Christianna Herndon Sayers (1888 - 1938)*
Asbury United Methodist Church Cemetery
Prince William County
Maintained by: Ron Stewart
Originally Created by: Marie & Dale V.
Record added: Jan 23, 2007
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