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John Organ
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Birth: Dec. 4, 1770
Campbell County
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 1826
Campbell County
Virginia, USA

Son of Samuel and Sarah (Simpson) Organ Of Halifax, Virginia. He was a major in the Virginia Militia and a captain during the War of 1812. He rebuilt Theta Mill as Organ's Mill (1805-1806). He served as the Campbell County Commissioner of Revenue (1811 - 1814). Thomas Jefferson paid him $8.00 to survey his lines at Poplar Forest on 27 Nov 1817.

John's marriage to Elizabeth "Betsy" Johnson on 20 Jan 1795 produced nine children: William A. (1800-1856), James (1802-1882), John Johnson (1804-1882), Mary (1807-1874), Samuel (1809-1865), Henry Holcomb (1811-1883), Edmund S. (1813-1889), Henry Austin (1815-1874), and Cornelius H. (1817-1882). 
Family links: 
  Elizabeth Organ (1779 - 1871)
  William A Organ (1800 - 1856)*
  Mary Argan Layne (1806 - 1874)*
  Holcombe Organ (1811 - 1883)*
  Cornelius H. Organ (1819 - 1882)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Calvary Baptist Church at Theta #387
Campbell County
Virginia, USA
Maintained by: Cathy A Dickerson Champi...
Originally Created by: ann ashworth
Record added: Nov 08, 2011
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John Organ
Added by: Cathy A Dickerson Champion
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RIP to my husband's third great grand uncle.
- Cathy A Dickerson Champion
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