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Janet Witherspoon

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dumfries, Dumfries-shire, , Scotland
Death: Died in Good Intent, Dublin, , Ireland
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James Alexander Witherspoon, Jr. and Helen Welch
Wife of John Witherspoon
Mother of Margaret Ann Bradley; Janet Witherspoon; David Witherspoon; James Witherspoon; Elizabeth Kirkland / James and 3 others
Sister of Jane Wilson; James Alexander Witherspoon, III; Robert Witherspoon and John Witherspoon

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About Janet Witherspoon

Janet and her husband John were 1st cousins; both descended from James Witherspoon and Luyse Welsh.

"She died on 30th of Sept. 1734, when two days out from Belfast, Ireland, while enroute to South Carolina on board the ship 'The Good Intent,' and was 'interred in the raging ocean.'"

--Witherspoon, Joseph B. The History and Genealogy of the Witherspoon Family (1400-1987). Fort Worth, Tex: Miran Publishers, 1988. Print. p. 37. J5

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Janet Witherspoon's Timeline

1670
1670
Dumfries, Dumfries-shire, , Scotland
1693
1693
Age 23
Scotland
1695
1695
Age 25
Scotland
1697
1697
Age 27
Northern Ireland
1698
1698
Age 28
Drumbo, Down, , Ireland
1700
1700
Age 30
County Down, Ireland
1703
May 15, 1703
Age 33
Ireland
1705
November 15, 1705
Age 35
1707
1707
Age 37
Drumbo, Knockbraken, County Down, Ulster, Ireland
1712
1712
Age 42
Ireland