About John McCorkle
Married Rebecca Anderson McNutt. She married 2nd to Arthur Glasgow.
John McCorkle was born 1745 in Lexington Rockbridge County Virginia, USA and died Jan. 17, 1781 Guilford Guilford County North Carolina, USA Burial: Body lost or destroyed Specifically: Military ceremony around Guilford, NC
An Ensign in the Virginia Militia under James Gilmore's Rifles and General Daniel Morgan. Fought and was mortally wounded during the Revolutionary Battle of Cowpen's, SC. Died from lockjaw days later around Gilford, NC.