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Rev John Hemphill
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Birth: 1761, Ireland
Death: May 20, 1832
Chester County
South Carolina, USA

Rev. John Hemphill, D.D. had two wives: 1) Jane Lind, and 2) Mary Nixon, the widow of James Andrew Hemphill, M.D.

He married Jane on 29 Oct 1793.

John was the Pastor of the Hopewell Church from 1795 to 1832. He attended Dickson College, in Carlisle, Penn. for some of his college years.

Rev Hemphill was also Pastor at Union ARP Church in Richburg S,C

Father: John Hemphill b: 1715 in County Derry, Ireland
Mother: Margaret Ramsey b: 1730 in Ireland

Married: Jane Lind b: 22 AUG 1767 in Pennsylvania

Another researcher gives the first marriage date as 29 AUG 1793.

Children by Jane Lind:
Joanna Hemphill died in Infancy.
Jennet Hemphill b: 22 AUG 1794 in Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania
Margaret Hemphill b: 17 JUL 1797 in Chester County, South Carolina
Matthew Lind Hemphill b: 8 NOV 1801
John Hemphill b: 18 DEC 1803 in Blackstock, Chester County, South Carolina
William Ramsey Hemphill b: 14 MAR 1806 in Chester County, South Carolina
Eliza Hemphill b: 1809 in South Carolina

Children by Mary Nixon:
James Hemphill b: Jul. 3, 1813
David Hemphill b: 1814 or 1815 in Chester Co., S.C.
Robert Hemphill b: 16 Dec 1816
Jennet Hemphill b: 6 Jan 1822
Family links: 
  Jane Lind Hemphill (1767 - 1809)
  Mary Nixon Hemphill (1779 - 1854)
  Jennet Hemphill McCalla (1794 - 1818)*
  Margaret Hemphill Moffatt (1797 - 1885)*
  John Hemphill (1803 - 1862)*
  William Ramsey Hemphill (1806 - 1876)*
  James Hemphill (1813 - 1902)*
  David Hemphill (1814 - 1842)*
  Robert Nixon Hemphill (1816 - 1891)*
  Jennet Hemphill (1822 - 1824)*
*Calculated relationship
Hopewell Reformed Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Chester County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Zoe Tom
Record added: Jun 25, 2009
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Rev John Hemphill
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Rev John Hemphill
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Thank you for your service to Union ARP Church Richburg, S.C.
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