Col. John Minor

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John Minor

Birthplace: Topping Castle, Caroline County, Province of Virginia
Death: Died in Spotsylvania County, Province of Virginia
Immediate Family:

Son of Garrett Minor; Garrett Minor; Diana Minor and Diana Vivian Minor
Husband of Sarah Dabney Carr Minor and Sarah Minor
Father of John Carr Minor, 1735; William Minor; Thomas Minor; Mary Ann Herndon; Garrett Lewis Minor and 6 others
Brother of Diana Ellinor Goodloe

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About Col. John Minor

Minor Family of Virginia #17

John Minor was an influential and wealthy planter of Spotsylvania County, Virginia, and served as Justice of the Peace for this county for several years. He recieved the Crown patent for Gale Hill August 9, 1735.

A copy of his will is contained in the Minor Family of Virginia.

Col. John Minor, I, lived at "Minor's Folly", Spotsylvania County, Va.

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Col. John Minor's Timeline

June 22, 1707
Topping Castle, Caroline County, Province of Virginia
November 14, 1732
Age 25
Pamunkey Neck, King William County, Province of Virginia
November 18, 1735
Age 28
Caroline, Virginia, USA
August 30, 1738
Age 31
Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA
August 5, 1740
Age 33
Caroline, Virginia, USA
March 7, 1742
Age 34
Topping Castle, Caroline, Virginia, USA
March 14, 1744
Age 36
Louisa, Virginia, USA
February 18, 1745
Age 37
Virginia, USA
February 28, 1747
Age 39
Caroline, Virginia, USA
June 11, 1749
Age 41