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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
Profile last modified | Created 20 Jul 2014
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Categories: 2nd Regiment, East Tennessee Volunteer Militia (Lillard's), 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.

James is 16 degrees from SJ Baty, 17 degrees from Orville Redenbacher and 18 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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