John Horace Upshaw was born 21 July 1715. He wrote his will on 23 June 1801. It was proved on 21 September 1801 in Essex County, Virginia.
Ancestor #: A118100
Rank(s): CIVIL SERVICE, PATRIOTIC SERVICE
Birth: 7-24-1715 ESSEX CO VIRGINIA
Death: 7-23-1801 ESSEX CO VIRGINIA
Service Description: 1) CHAIRMAN OF COMM OF SAFETY 2) TREASURER
Residence: County: ESSEX CO - State: VIRGINIA
Spouse: MARY LAFON
Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Genealogical Research Databases, database online, (http://www.dar.org/ : accessed May 31, 2018), "Record of John Upshaw", Ancestor # A118100.
↑ Essex County, Virginia Will Book Volume 16, pages 94-96.
Barnes, Robert and Catherine. Genealogies of Virginia Families: From the William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine. Volume V. Reprinted for Clearfield Company, Inc., by Genealogical Publishing Co, Inc., Baltimore, Maryland, 2006. Pages 265-266
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with John: