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John Godfrey Witherspoon
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Birth: 1796
Death: May 22, 1852
Rockland
Venango County
Pennsylvania, USA

John Godfrey Witherspoon was the husband of Mary Alzira Siverly Witherspoon. Married in 1826

Children: David Witherspoon, Susanna Witherspoon, Mary Witherspoon, Abraham Witherspoon, John Siverly Witherspoon, Anna Elizabeth (Witherspoon) Shawkey, William Witherspoon and Gertrude Jennie (Witherspoon) Eichor.

It is "rumored" that John's body was buried in a "mass grave" during the cholera pandemic.

NOTE: John's Great Grandson, Bob Shawkey was a famous pitcher and manager of the New York Yankees.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Alzira Siverly Witherspoon (1809 - 1899)
 
 Children:
  David P Witherspoon (1828 - 1863)*
  Abraham Siverly Witherspoon (1834 - 1929)*
  John Siverly Witherspoon (1836 - 1910)*
  Anna Elizabeth Witherspoon Shawkey (1839 - 1931)*
  William P. Witherspoon (1841 - 1864)*
  Gertrude Jennie Witherspoon Eichor (1845 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Kristi Whitten
Record added: Apr 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35986962
 

Rest In Peace My GGG Grandfather
- Kristi Whitten
 Added: Apr. 17, 2009
 
 
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