John Henry, of Red Hill

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John Henry, of Red Hill

Birthplace: "Red Hill", Charlotte , Virginia
Death: Died in Charlotte, Virginia, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Patrick Henry, Sr. and Dorothea "Dolly" Winston
Brother of Dorothea Spotswood Winston; Kitty Henry; Alexander Spotswood Henry, Sr.; Nathaniel West Henry; Edward Winston Henry, Sr. and 2 others
Half brother of Martha Fontaine; Capt. John Henry; William Billy Henry; Anne Henry; Elizabeth "Betsey" Aylett and 4 others

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About John Henry, of Red Hill

10.   John born 16 Feb 1796 at "Red Hill," Charlotte Co., VA, died 7 Jan 1868 at “Red Hill,” age 71, married Elvira McClelland  19 Jan 1826 in Lynchburg, VA, born 23 Apr 1808, died 2 Nov 1875 in Richmond, VA. John inherited half of “Red Hill”, built first addition to house. His obituary said, “It was not the disposition of Mr. Jno. Henry to engage in the turmoils of public life. In the employments of his beautiful plantation, in the rearing of a large and intelligent family, and in the gentle pursuits of literature, he spent a peaceful and honorable life.” John and Elvira buried at “Red Hill.”


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John Henry, of Red Hill's Timeline

February 16, 1796
Charlotte , Virginia
January 7, 1868
Age 71
Charlotte, Virginia, USA