Joseph Mendenhall

Joseph Mendenhall

Birth
Jamestown, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Death
27 Sep 1850 (aged 78)
Union Township, Miami County, Ohio, USA
Burial
West Milton, Miami County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID
26169135 View Source

Excerpt from "A Walk in a Country Churchyard - Autumn 1880" by Luke Smith Mote

"Joseph Mendenhall and Rachel Mendenhall (his wife) two of the pioneers' graves are thus distinctly marked; he died in September, 1856 in his seventy-ninth year and she in February, 1860 in her eighty-eighth. They had ten children born to them, most of whom survived them. He set up the first tan yard for public work or service in the township; was industrious and accumulated a good deal of property. For further information regarding him and his brother Caleb we refer to Miami County History 1880 or Genealogy of the Men[den]hall Family by Edward Mendenhall of Cincinnati, Ohio."




Joseph was born: 18 Apr 1772 in Chester county, Pennsylvania
Moved to Guiliford County, NC (Bush River MM)
m Rachel Gardener 15 Jan 1795
Moved membership to Miami MM 1804

aged 78y 5m 9d.



Joseph Mendenhall is the son of Phineas Mendehall (b. December 20,1741) & Tamar Kirk (b. August 2,1738). Joseph was born in Guilford, North Carolina.

Excerpt from "A Walk in a Country Churchyard - Autumn 1880" by Luke Smith Mote

"Joseph Mendenhall and Rachel Mendenhall (his wife) two of the pioneers' graves are thus distinctly marked; he died in September, 1856 in his seventy-ninth year and she in February, 1860 in her eighty-eighth. They had ten children born to them, most of whom survived them. He set up the first tan yard for public work or service in the township; was industrious and accumulated a good deal of property. For further information regarding him and his brother Caleb we refer to Miami County History 1880 or Genealogy of the Men[den]hall Family by Edward Mendenhall of Cincinnati, Ohio."




Joseph was born: 18 Apr 1772 in Chester county, Pennsylvania
Moved to Guiliford County, NC (Bush River MM)
m Rachel Gardener 15 Jan 1795
Moved membership to Miami MM 1804

aged 78y 5m 9d.



Joseph Mendenhall is the son of Phineas Mendehall (b. December 20,1741) & Tamar Kirk (b. August 2,1738). Joseph was born in Guilford, North Carolina.


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