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John Castleberry

Male 1738 - 1802  (~ 64 years)


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  • Name John Castleberry 
    • John Castleberry was a Revolutionary Soldier from Georgia. He is mentioned at p 378 [and others] in Knight's Georgia Roster of the Revolution. A Certificate dated 16 Apr 1784, entitling him to Bounty Land i Georgia was signed by Col. G. Lee, who is presumed to have been his Commanding Officer during the War. Knight's at p. 50, Survey No. 358, shows he received a bounty of 278 1/2 acres, located in Franklin Co, GA, 8 Jun 1784, Knight's p 244, Survey No. 715 shows he received 287 1/2 acres of bounty land in Washington Co, GA, 30 Jun 1784, Knight's p 184.
    Born ca 1738  Bucks Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Jesse W. Castleberry, ed. Castleberry and Allied Families, Vol II (Casselberry, FL: Lawton Printers, 2003), 225.
    Gender Male 
    Bible 1760 
    Bible of John Castleberry
    Bible of John Castleberry
    A list of the ages of John Castleberry's children.
    Henry Castleberry was born October 11, 1760.
    John Castleberry was born December 19, 1762
    Jeremiah Castleberry was born January 23, 1765
    Abigail Castleberry was born August 21, 1767
    Peter Castleberry was born November 28, 1770
    Katharine Castleberry was born March 5, 1773
    Elizabeth Castleberry was born May 11, 1775
    Jane Castleberry was born January 14, 1778
    Sarah Castleberry was born December 16, 1780
    James Castleberry was born April 6, 1783
    Mary Ann Castleberry born November 10, 1741
    Will 21 Apr 1801  Hancock Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will of JOHN CASTLEBERRY, dated 21 Apr 1801, in a low state of health. To my beloved wife Mary Ann my house and plantation, stock, household furniture, etc. during her natural life. To my beloved son James Castleberry my house and plantation after the death of my wife. My wife may dispose of the furniture and stock as she pleases at her death; if she thinks it advantageous to sell the house and plantation I authorize my executors or any two of them to do so and buy a tract of land of equal value and convey the same to my son James. Exors: wife Mary Ann, Joab Durham, Allen Gay [son-in-law of John]. s/ John (X) Castleberry. Wit: P. Boyle, Benja. Thompson, Jeremiah Castleberry. Proved by Peter Boyle 30 Jan 1802. 
    • (1) Hancock Co, GA Wills & Estates, Vol. AAAA (Atlanta: Department of Archives and History, 1957), 68-69. (2) Georgia Genalogical Magazine, No. 94, 271.
    Died Jan 1802  Hancock Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Inventory 6 Mar 1802  Hancock Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (1) Hancock Co, GA Wills & Estates, Vol. AAAA (Atlanta: Department of Archives and History, 1957), 70. (2) Georgia Genalogical Magazine, No. 94, 271.
    Inventory & Appraisement of the Estate of John Castleberry
    Inventory & Appraisement of the Estate of John Castleberry
    Inventory and Appraisement of estate of John Castleberry, dec'd 6 Mar 1802. Listing of items sold with Total value of $350.25. s/Peter Boyle, Francis Lewis Senr, John Buckner, Edmond Beard, appraisers. s/Mary Ann Castleberry, Joab Durham, Allen Gay, exors.
    Buried unknown Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I575  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2021 

    Father William Castleberry, I,   b. ca 1707, Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1802, Hancock Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 95 years) 
    Mother Margaret Davis,   b. ca 1713, Germantown, Philadelphia Co, Pennyslvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1788, Newberry Dist, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Family ID F260  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann,   b. 10 Nov 1741, North Carolina, British America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1785, Hancock Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 14 Oct 1760 
    Children 
    +1. Henry Castleberry, Sr.,   b. 14 Oct 1760, North Carolina, British America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1807, Sparta, Hancock Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     2. John Castleberry, Jr.,   b. 19 Dec 1762, Orange Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1841  (Age 78 years)
    +3. Jeremiah Castleberry,   b. 23 Jan 1765, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1836, Talbotton, Talbot Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +4. Abigail Castleberry,   b. 24 Aug 1767, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1824, Jasper Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     5. Jehu Castleberry,   b. 28 Nov 1770, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1778  (Age < 7 years)
     6. Katherine Castleberry,   b. 5 Mar 1773, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +7. Elizabeth Castleberry,   b. 11 Nov 1775, Warren Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1859, Sumter Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     8. Jane Castleberry,   b. 14 Jan 1778, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +9. Sarah Castleberry,   b. 16 Dec 1780, Wilkinson Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1843, Muscogee Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +10. James Castleberry,   b. 6 Apr 1783, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1859, Tallapoosa Co, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 28 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F255  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - ca 1738 - Bucks Co, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - Will of JOHN CASTLEBERRY, dated 21 Apr 1801, in a low state of health. To my beloved wife Mary Ann my house and plantation, stock, household furniture, etc. during her natural life. To my beloved son James Castleberry my house and plantation after the death of my wife. My wife may dispose of the furniture and stock as she pleases at her death; if she thinks it advantageous to sell the house and plantation I authorize my executors or any two of them to do so and buy a tract of land of equal value and convey the same to my son James. Exors: wife Mary Ann, Joab Durham, Allen Gay [son-in-law of John]. s/ John (X) Castleberry. Wit: P. Boyle, Benja. Thompson, Jeremiah Castleberry. Proved by Peter Boyle 30 Jan 1802. - 21 Apr 1801 - Hancock Co, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jan 1802 - Hancock Co, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInventory - 6 Mar 1802 - Hancock Co, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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