|. John Brissell Horton, c1748 - ?1827, s/o Abraham Horton
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. John Brissell Horton,2 (Abraham,1)
. b ca 1748 (? Surry Co, NC or Bucks Co, Pa); (? d 1827 St Francois Co, Mo if this was the same John who had been in Surry Co).
. m 25 Jul 1778 Surry Co to Anna Greene (Nancy), b 1758 (?NC), d/o Meshack W. Greene and Lucretia Franklin.
. John and Anna were members of the Westfield Quaker's Meeting.
. 1790 Surry Co, NC census, p 515, John Horton, 2-0-2.
. 1800 census, no Hortons located in Surry Co, NC.
. There was a John Horton in Pendleton Dist, SC, p 49, 10010-40010 (he age 26-45, that is, too young). An Isaac Horton,
. age 26-45, is listed on the same page. Also in Pendleton Dist: William Horton, age > 45, Edward Horton, age 26-45, Henry
. Horton, age 26-35 (listed next to Edward), Gideon Horton, 2 males, ages > 45.
. 1810 Pendleton Co, SC census, p 254, John Horton, 20101-22110.
. There was also in Pendleton Co, p 237, Hezekiah Horton, 20010-00010, and p 234, Hezekiah Horton, 20010-10010.
. 1820 census, John not located. (no listings available for Missouri)
. John Horton's Rev War pension application stated that he was born in White Plains, NY.
. 1. Joseph Horton, b ca 1780-82 NC, m Mary Webb.
. 2. Rachel Horton, b ca 1781-85 Surry Co, NC, d ca 1870 Raleigh Co, WVa, m 15 May 1807 Patrick Co, Va to Giles Webb (#3),
. b ca 1790 Va, d ca 1860 Raleigh Co, WVa, s/o Henry Webb (Hal) and Susannah Cock (Susan).
. Also claimed by many websites (incl Ref 3 and 4 below), but this presumes that John Brissell Horton moved to Pendleton, SC,
. and then two of his younger children moved from SC to Grayson Co, Va, and two others moved to Missouri, and that Anna wa
. age 50 when the youngest was born. Alternatively, his 1st wife may have died young and her young children could have been left
. with relatives in Surry Co (or Patrick/Grayson Cos, Va) and John moved to Pendleton Co, SC and remarried a younger woman.
. ? 3. John B. Horton, b 1789 Pendleton Dist, SC, d 1879 Washington Co, Mo, m 1814 Abbeville, SC to Susan Grider, b 1791
. Abbeville, SC, d 1868 Washington Co, Mo, d/o Christopher Columbus Crider and Elizabeth Corbin.
. ? 1820 Wilkinson Co, Miss census, p 138, John B. Horton, 000010-00100-01.
. 1830 St Francois Co, Mo census, Pendleton, p 420, John Horton, 101011-130001.
. issue: See Ref 1 and 2 below.
. ? 4. Hezekiah William Horton, b 26 Aug 1808 Pendleton Dist, SC, d 6 Sep 1890 St Francois Co, Mo, m 19 Jul 1831 St Francois
. Co to Elizabeth Bradshaw, b 2 Feb 1809 Tenn, d 16 Mar 1895. Hezekiah's 1880 census record gives his father's place of birth
. as Penn and his mother's as SC.
. 1850 Washington Co, Mo census,
. issue: See Ref 1 and 2 below.
. Also claimed by some websites, including Ref 5 below:
. ? 5. Leah Horton, b ca 1776, m 13 Dec 1795 Stokes Co, NC to William A. Grigg, b 4 Oct 1772 Mecklenberg Co, Va, d 1846
. Stokes Co, s/o Moses Grigg and Martha Hiatt.
. The following was claimed by Jody Goad to be a brother of the above Joseph Horton, but according to all other references, he was
. a s/o John Horton Jr and Isabelle Kendrick, of Stafford Co, Va:
. John Horton, b 1777 Stafford Co, Va, m Jane Sargent, b 1782 NC.
. Ref: 1. "Carroll 1765-1815 The Settlements", 1985, John Perry Alderman, p 81-82.
. 2. Betty Thrush-Paraday's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: email@example.com
. 3. Judy Hammond's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 4. Cindy Lawson's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: email@example.com
. 5. Dawna Herrud's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org