John Laughter (1746 - 1817)

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About John Laughter

ID: I531


Sex: M

Birth: 17 MAR 1746 in St. John's Parish,Granville County, N.C. 1

Death: 13 JUN 1817 in Warren County, N.C. 2 3

Burial: Warrenton, Warren County, N.C.

Note: Hawtree Plantation

Occupation: Hatter & Farmer

Note: Note: John served in the Revolutionary War under Gen. Sumner atGuilford Court House, 15 Mar 1781, and Eutaw Springs, 8 Sept1781. He was a great friend of Nathaniel Macon and they enteredthe Army at the same time. Neither one served long as they couldserve their country better in other capacities. Nathaniel Maconwas elected to the General Assemble. John, who was amanufacturer, was detached from the Army and was given a largecontract to supply the Army with hats. He continued tomanufacture hats for the government through the war.


Change Date: 16 SEP 2003

Father: Henry LAUGHTER b: ABT 1708 in Surry County, Virginia

Mother: Mary HOGAN b: ABT 1720 in Brunswick County, Va

Marriage 1 Mary LANGFORD b: 20 MAY 1760


William Benjamin LAUGHTER Sr. b: 9 MAR 1782 in Warren County, N.C.
Rebekah LAUGHTER b: ca 1783/84
Polly LAUGHTER b: ABT 1784
John Langford LAUGHTER b: ABT 1786 in Warren County, N.C.
Susan LAUGHTER b: 31 AUG 1797 in Warren County, N.C.


Type: Letter

Title: William Hunt Laughter letter

Date: 13 Oct 1906

Type: Letter

Title: William Hunt Laughter

Date: 18 Oct 1906

Text: Will Bk. 21, pg.43 & 44, Warren County, NC

Text: John Laughter's Will dt. 10 Mar 1817


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March 17, 1746
March 9, 1782
Age 35
June 13, 1817
Age 71