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James (Wilhoit) Wilhite (1791 - 1873)

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James Wilhite formerly Wilhoit
Born in Culpeper County, Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Jefferson County, Tennesseemap
Husband of — married in Knox County, Tennesseemap
Descendants descendants
Died in Olney, Richland County, Illinoismap
Wilhoit-491 created 20 Jul 2014 | Last modified
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Categories: 2nd Regiment (Lillard's) East Tennessee Volunteers, War of 1812 | Virginia Willhite Wilhite Wilhoit Wilhoite Study | US Census 1850 Tennessee Knox County, District 31, Families 1-49 | 1850 US Census, Knox County, Tennessee.


James was born in 1791. He is the son of Adam Wilhoit and Batey Unknown.

Military War of 1812

James Wilhite - Company: 2 REG'T (LILLARD'S) EAST TENNESSEE VOLS.


  • The Germanna Record, No. 13 - The Blankenbaker, Weaver, and Wilhoit Families, The Memorial Foundation of the Germanna Colonies, Inc., Publishers, 2006
  • Wilhite/Wilhoit & Allied Descendants of Johann Michael and Anna Maria (Hengsteler) Wilheit 1671-1994 Compiled by Mary F. Mickey
  • Typed family history written by Bernice (Willhite) Apitz and passed on to me through my grandmother, Gertrude (Rauschke) Willhite
  • 1850 United States Federal Census;
  • 1860 United States Federal Census;
  • Tennessee Marriages to 1825;
  • Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002;
  • Tennessee Complied Census and Census Substitute Index, 1810-1891;
  • US War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815;
  • War of 1812 Pension Application Files Index 1812-1815

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On 29 Aug 2014 at 18:30 GMT Sheri Havens wrote:

Wilhoit-498 and Wilhoit-491 do not represent the same person because: Differing info.

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