Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Henrys in:
 • Henry Cemetery
 • Charlotte County
 • Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Advertisement
John Henry, III
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Feb. 16, 1796
Charlotte County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 7, 1868
Charlotte County
Virginia, USA

Born and died at "Red Hill" Plantation; the son of Patrick Henry and Dorothea Spotswood Dandridge (both buried at this cem.); *see his mother's gravesite for his siblings.

John inherited 1/2 of the "Red Hill" Plantation upon the death of his father and built the first addition to the house. Occupation: running of the plantation.

He married on 19 Oct 1826 in Lynchburg, VA, Elvira Bruce McClelland (buried at this cem.); they had the following 8 children: Margaret Ann b. 1827 who married William Miller; Elvira b. 1828; William Wirt b. 1831 who married Lucy Marshall; Margaret Ann b. 1822; Dr. Thomas Stanhope McClelland b. 1822; Laura Helen b. 1836 d. 1856 (buried at this cem.) who married Dr. James W. Carter; Emma Cabell b. 1838 who married James Boswell Ferguson III; and John Henry b. abt 1840 who died at birth (buried at this cem.) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Patrick Henry (1736 - 1799)
  Dorothea Spotswood Dandridge Henry (1757 - 1831)
 
 Spouse:
  Elvira Bruce McClelland Henry (1808 - 1875)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Ann Henry Miller (1827 - 1881)*
  William Wirt Henry (1831 - 1900)*
  Thomas Stanhope McClelland Henry (1833 - 1912)*
  Laura Helen Henry Carter (1836 - 1856)*
  John Henry (1840 - 1840)*
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Henry Fontaine (1755 - 1818)**
  John Henry (1757 - 1791)**
  William Henry (1763 - 1798)**
  Anne Henry Roane (1767 - 1799)**
  Elizabeth Henry Aylett (1769 - 1842)**
  Edward Patrick Henry (1771 - 1794)**
  Dorothea Spotswood Henry Winston (1778 - 1854)*
  Sarah Butler Henry Campbell Scott (1780 - 1856)*
  Martha Catharina Henry Henry (1781 - 1801)*
  Patrick Henry (1783 - 1804)*
  Fayette Henry (1785 - 1813)*
  Alexander Spotswood Henry (1788 - 1854)*
  Nathaniel West Henry (1790 - 1851)*
  Richard Henry (1792 - 1793)*
  Edward Winston Henry (1794 - 1872)*
  John Henry (1796 - 1868)
  Jane Robertson Henry (1798 - 1798)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Henry Cemetery
Charlotte County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Alice P.
Record added: Feb 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17827173
John Henry, III
Added by: SheWalksTheseHills
 
John Henry, III
Added by: Susan Lewis Arday
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Angel of Flowers
 Added: Nov. 9, 2014

- Dee
 Added: Mar. 13, 2014

- Jeannie
 Added: Sep. 1, 2012
There are 3 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service