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Looking for information on the ancestors of John Worthington (b.June 11, 1801, MD or PA; d.Nov. 28, 1864, KY). John is believed to be the son of James W. Worthington (1781-1864).

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    http://www.familysearch.org/ --Ancestral File


    Birth: 11 Jun 1801 Fayette County, Pa

    Death: 28 Nov 1864 Lawrence County, Ohio

    [PARENTS: James W. WORTHINGTON--b. 23 Mar 1781, Westmoreland County, Pa; d. 4 Feb 1862, Lawrence County, Ohio; and Nancy MCGRAW --b. 23 Feb 1781, PA; d. 14 Oct 1857, Hanging Rock, Lawrence, Ohio, burial at Hanging Rock Cem, Grave 54]

    John married Ann Sarah LUTHER (7 May 1801 Westmoreland County, Pa to 10 Jul 1880, Greenup County, KY; burial in 1880, Belmont Cemetery, Ashland, Ky) on 29 Dec 1823, Westmoreland County, Pa.


    The 11 children of John and Ann Sarah Worthington (or SARAH ANN):

    Nancy WORTHINGTON b: 31 JUL 1824 in , Westmoreland Co., PA.

    Rachel WORTHINGTON b: 26 JUL 1826 in , Westmoreland Co., PA.

    James B. WORTHINGTON b: 10 MAY 1828 in , Westmoreland Co., PA.

    David Luther WORTHINGTON b: 29 JAN 1830 in , Westmoreland Co., PA.

    William Jackson WORTHINGTON b: 9 NOV 1832 in , Westmoreland Co., PA.

    Finley WORTHINGTON b: 12 FEB 1834 in , Westmoreland Co., PA.

    John (Jack) Luther WORTHINGTON b: 7 JUL 1836 in Westmoreland Co., PA.

    Sarah Jane WORTHINGTON b: 3 NOV 1838 in , Westmoreland Co., PA.

    Mary I. WORTHINGTON b: 9 NOV 1841 in Scioto Co., OHIO

    Hannah Worthington b: abt 1842 in OH

    Charles S. WORTHINGTON b: 17 SEP 1843 in Scioto Co., OHIO


    John Worthington Census info:

    1850 census 2 Dist., Carter Co., KY, page 228a: Collier (or a coal miner)

    1850 census Green, Scioto Co., OH, page 150b: Laborer

    1860 census Ashland, Boyd Co., KY, page 831: Landlord


    James Worthington b: ABT. 1803 in Fayette Co, PA

    Isabella Worthington b: ABT. 1808 in Fayette Co, PA

    Charles Worthington b: ABT. 1813 in Fayette Co, PA

    Alexander Worthington b: ABT. 1815 in Fayette Co, PA

    Finley Worthington b: ABT. 1825 in Fayette Co, PA

    Joseph Worthington b: ABT. 1827 in Fayette Co, PA

    William Worthington b: ABT. 1829 in Fayette Co, PA

    Catherine Worthington b: ABT. 1831 in Fayette Co, PA

    Polly Worthington b: ABT. 1833 in Fayette Co, PA

    familysearch.org lists the father of JAMES W. WORTHINGTON as James Worthington* and his mother as Elizabeth*.


    JAMES W. WORTHINGTON, SR*., b. Bef. 1755, Frederick Co., Virginia; d. Aft. 1799, Muhlenberg Co., Kentucky; m. (1) ELIZABETH*, Bef. 1788, Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania; m. (2) ELIZABETH, Bef. 1788, Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania.

    vii. BENJAMIN WORTHINGTON, b. Abt. 1765.

    viii. JAMES WORTHINGTON, b. Bef. 1765, Frederick Co. Virginia; d. Abt. 1799.

    ix. ANDREW WORTHINGTON, b. Aft. 1765, Frederick Co. Virginia; d. Bef. 1830, Muhlenburg Co. Kentucky.


    Date: Sat, 19 Jan 2002

    "Robert (Bobby Dunblaen) Worthington and wife Ann McCracken had a son

    James Worthington (Sr) bn 1765 - died after 1799. This James Worthington and

    wife Elizabeth had a son James W. Worthington (Jr) who was born 23 Mar 1781

    iWestmoreland County, Pa. and died 4 Feb 1862 in Lawrence County, Ohio. "

    [message from John W. Worthington--his email address is on the website mentioned]


    Nancy (McGraw) Worthington

    Birth: Feb. 22, 1781, Westmoreland County,Pennsylvania, USA

    Death: Oct. 14, 1857, Hanging Rock, Lawrence County,Ohio, USA

    "Wife of James W. Worthington "

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