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John E Winfree1776

John E Winfree
Given names
John E
Birth about 1776 28 26

Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776 (Age 11 months)

Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
Articles of Confederation November 17, 1777 (Age 22 months)

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification.
Birth of a sisterSarah Sally Winfree
about 1778 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a brotherCharles Winfree
about 1780 (Age 4 years)

Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 4 years)

Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia.[1] These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
Birth of a brotherGriffin [?] Winfree
about 1782 (Age 6 years)

Birth of a sisterJane Winfree
about 1783 (Age 7 years)

Birth of a sisterAnn Pettypoole Winfree
about 1786 (Age 10 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherAmbrose Jones Sr
January 23, 1792 (Age 16 years)
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 16 years)

Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 16 years)

Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
George Washington Relected December 5, 1792 (Age 16 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 23 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 34 years)

Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
Death of a motherElizabeth Jones
May 24, 1811 (Age 35 years)
New Madrid Earthquake December 16, 1811 (Age 35 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(
Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 43 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Death of a fatherJames Winfree
November 28, 1822 (Age 46 years)
Death of a sisterNancy Winfree
March 9, 1831 (Age 55 years)
Death of a sisterJane Winfree
1835 (Age 59 years)

Death of a brotherDavid Nicholas Winfree
1850 (Age 74 years)
The American Civil War Begins April 12, 1861 (Age 85 years)

Note: The opening of the American Civil War - Battle of Fort Sumter, South Carolina.
The American Civil War Ends May 13, 1865 (Age 89 years)

Note: The American Civil War concludes with the surrender of Robert E. Lee in the Appomattax Courthouse at Appomattax, Virginia.
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Marriage: about 1767
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elder sister
7 years
elder brother
David Nicholas Winfree
Birth: September 10, 1770 22 20Virgilina, Halifax County, Virginia, USA
Death: 1850Cove Hollow, Dekalb County, Tennessee, USA
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