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[-?-] Mewhirter/ mc Whirter

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Father of Robert Mewhirter
Brother of Samuel M. McWhirter and William McWherter

Managed by: Judith "Judi" Elaine (McKee) Burns
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Elizabeth W. Wilson Dayton of Bedford, Indiana . "When I was a small child I was taught to say, - "Grandmother White was a Mewhirter; Grandmother Mewhirter was a Taylor; Grandmother Taylor was a Barr"."

Elizabeth W. Wilson Dayton was the youngerst daughter of Martha Jane White & Robert herman Wilson

Martha Jane White Wilson who was the yougest daughter and child of Rebecca Caroline Caroline McWhirter / Mewhirte & William Wesley white

Both elizabeth and her mother martha were UNSUre of the parentage of Robert Mewhirter - but they were adament in the spelling as MEWHIRTER and provided the hand written remain bible pages to prove the spelling -

Parentage: unproven - William McWherter married Jane Barr 14 Jan. 1774 Lancaster co., Pa. They had:

  • 1) ROBERT MEWHERTER b. 1 Jan. 1792 in Northumberland co., Pa. d. 8 Jan. 1872 Owensburg, Jackson twp., Greene co., In. m. Elizabeth Taylor;
  • 2) JOHN MEWHERTER unproven relationship m. Rebecca Wildahn 22 Feb. 1814 Pickaway co., Oh.;
  • 3) MARY MCWHERTER unproven relationship b. 1785 d. 1870 m. WiIlliam Barr b. 1790 Pa. d. 1817 Harrison co., Oh. Wm. Barr's death from Alan D. McWhirter e-mai: XCHM58A#@prodigy.com;
  • 4) SUSAN MEWHERTER b. b. 1839 Westmoreland co. Pa. m. William McDowell. 1839 Deed filed in Hamilton co., Oh. Re: William Barr's land by William and Susan McDowell of Westmoreland co. Pa. and William Wood. . . The land descended to her as a legal heir of Wm. Barr (from Nancy McEwen e-mail: schreni@hhs.net.

Unproven relationship:

Samuel McWhirter m. Elizabeth Barr Rowan cty. NC.;

William McWhorter 1810 census Fairfield twp., Westmoreland co. Pa.

Marriage also in Pickaway cty., Oh.: Margaret McWherter m. Sylvester V. Firoro 12 De. 1860 - - - Marriage in Muskingham cty., Ohio; Margaret McWhorter m. Isaac N. WiIlliamson 15 Jan. 1846

Unproven relationship Hugh McWherter came 1730 d. 1748 m. Jean or Jane

John Barr McWhirter prior to 1820 left Pa. to Harrison co., Oh.

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[-?-] Mewhirter/ mc Whirter's Timeline

January 1, 1792
Pennsylvania or Ireland