Maj Joseph Caldwell McJunkin

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Maj Joseph Caldwell McJunkin

  • Birth 22 Jun 1755 Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 31 May 1846 Union County, South Carolina, USA
  • Burial Union County, South Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 10820833

Husband of Ann Thomas.
They were married March 9,1779

Father of William H. McJunkin


Family Members


Inscription

Erected to the memory of/Major Joseph McJunkin/Born June 22, 1755/Died May 31, 1846
He commenced the service of his country in/ the war for its independence as a private/ soldier, never ceased from that service till/ the war closed, when he held a major's/ commission.
He was a useful and upright citizen through/ the period of manhood, promoted diligently/ the best interests of society./He was a ruling elder of the/ Presbyterian Church for a period of 60 years."

"But, mark the man of holy fear--/ How blest is his decease!/He spends his days in duty here/And leaves the world in peace."


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  • Created by: Drifter & Hammer
  • Added: 20 Apr 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10820833
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj Joseph Caldwell McJunkin (22 Jun 1755–31 May 1846), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10820833, citing McJunkin Cemetery, Union County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Drifter & Hammer (contributor 46628037) .