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Jonathan Vernon Sr. (abt. 1712 - 1805)

Jonathan Vernon Sr.
Born about in Pennsylvaniamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 1742 in Bradford MM, Chester, PAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Stokes Co., NCmap
Profile last modified | Created 10 Mar 2013
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Jonathan Vernon Sr. performed Patriotic Service in North Carolina in the American Revolution



Jonathan is listed in the Revolutionary accounts in the N.C. Archives at Raleigh, N.C., as being paid for furnishing sundries to the N.C. Militia. Jonathan lived for a while in Lunenburg County, Virginia. Then he owned land and lived in Cornwell Parish in Charlotte County, Virginia, before moving to Surry County, N.C. between 1773 and 1779.

On 13 Oct 1783, Jonathan Vernon, Sr. was granted by the state of North Carolina 500 acres on Coleman's Creek in Surry County. He deeded land he still owned in Charlotte County, Virginia to one of his sons just before he died.




JUN 1805[2]


The will of Jonathan Vernon is recorded in Stokes County Will Book 2, pages 62 1/2 and 63 dated 18 October 1803 and probated June, 1805.

Number of Children

2 males, 5 females[3]


1742 Bradford MM, Chester, PA[4]


  1. Source: #S114
  2. Source: #S114
  3. Source: #S104
  4. Source: #S104


  • Thank you to Bob Nichol for creating WikiTree profile Vernon-342 through the import of Willis.ged on Mar 8, 2013.

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Vernon-342 and Vernon-9 appear to represent the same person because: Same spouse, son.
posted by Bob Nichol

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Categories: Patriotic Service, North Carolina, American Revolution