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Col John Earle
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1737
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 1815
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA

John Earle was the son of Major Samuel Earle III and his wife Anna Sorrell Earle. He was born in Virginia the fourth child and third son growing up in Frederick, Virginia. John married Thomasine Prince about 1765 in either Virginia or South Carolina. In later years their son, John Earle, wrote, "My father having married and removed to South Carolina before I was born...",and that John was the first child of John and Thomasine we believe that the five children by their union were born in South Carolina. John was a soldier in the War of the American Revolution. John lost his first wife in 1781 and he married second Rebecca Berry the widow Mrs Wood. These notes for John are from The Earles and The Birnies, by John E. Birnie, 1974. which add, John died on the 24th of November 1815. And, it is added he was buried in Landrum Cemetery. From Abstract of Graves of Revolutionary Patriots, Vol.2, p. Serial: 12978; Volume: 1, John is listed as buried Landrum Cemetery, Spartanburg Co SC. 
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  Thomasine Prince Earle (1746 - 1781)
  Ann Berry Earle Lewis (1766 - 1845)*
  Eleanor Kee Earle Whitten (1792 - 1857)*
  Amaryllis Earle Bomar (1796 - 1871)*
  Harriet Harrison Earle Roddy (1797 - 1878)*
*Calculated relationship
Landrum Cemetery
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Cherie Lynn
Record added: Aug 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74363549
Col John Earle
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A remembrance from your 5th great granddaughter.
- Georgia Peach
 Added: Nov. 7, 2015
Thank you for fighting for our country. I'm proud to be your descendant.
- Nancy Gray-Hill
 Added: Aug. 26, 2015
Look at kids DOB at bottom....30 years difference????
- Ruth Ann Biddle- Jones
 Added: Mar. 9, 2015
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