John Miller Cantrell

John Miller Cantrell[1]

Male 1724 - 1803

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  • Name  John Miller Cantrell 
    Born  6 Oct 1724  Wilmington, New Castle, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  25 Mar 1726  Holy Trinity Church, Wilmington, DE, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Feb 1803  , Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Buck Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I2133  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  28 Nov 2013 

    Father  Joseph Cantrell,   b. 1695, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1738, , New Castle, DE, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Catharina Heath,   b. 1698, Haverhill, Essex, MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1735, , New Castle, DE, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1718  , New Castle, DE, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1021  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Rachel Brittian,   b. Abt 1725, , New Castle, DE, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1769, , Rockingham, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1743  New Castle, Lawrence, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Abraham Cantrell,   b. 1744, , New Castle, DE, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1826, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Isaac Cantrell,   b. Abt 1745, , New Castle, DE, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1804, , Warren, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Jacob Cantrell,   b. 1747,   d. Bef Aug 1790, , Orange, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Joseph Cantrell,   b. 1748,   d. Aft 1790, , Randolph, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Joshua Cantrell,   b. 8 Aug 1748, New Castle, Lawrence, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1800
     6. Brittian Cantrell,   b. 1749,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Stephen Cantrell,   b. 1749,   d. 1827, , Sumner, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Charles Cantrell,   b. 1750,   d. , DeKalb, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. James Cantrell,   b. 1751, , , PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Susan Cantrell,   b. 3 Nov 1753,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. John "Miller John" Cantrell,   b. 1757, , Orange, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1823, , Buck Creek, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Reuben Cantrell,   b. 1758,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. Edward Cantrell,   b. 1760,   d. Yes, date unknown
     14. Thomas J. Cantrell,   b. 26 Jan 1761, , Orange, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1830, Athens, McMinn, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     15. Aaron Cantrell,   b. 1762, , Orange, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     16. Peter Cantrell,   b. 1763,   d. Yes, date unknown
     17. Simon Cantrell,   b. 1763,   d. Yes, date unknown
     18. Moses Cantrell,   b. 1765,   d. Yes, date unknown
     19. Benjamin Cantrell,   b. 1768, , Rockingham, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     20. Margaret Cantrell,   b. 1769,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  4 Apr 2007 
    Family ID  F1024  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Jane,   b. Abt 1750,   d. Aft 1803 
    Married  Abt 1770 
    Children 
     1. Daniel Cantrell,   b. 1770,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Margaret Cantrell,   b. 1771,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. William Cantrell,   b. 1774,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Gabriel Cantrell,   b. 1776,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Daughter Cantrell,   b. 1777,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  4 Apr 2007 
    Family ID  F811  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • (Research):References to check:

      Tax list 1752 North Carolina
      tax list 1753 Orange County, North Carolina
      tax list 1754 Orange County, North Carolina
      1790 census
      1800 census, living with son Moses

      Will: probated February 1803 Deed Book L page 193

      Note: John died in 1803 and his sons Abraham, Stephen and Moses administered upon his estate. Aaron, Simon and Peter Cantrell were young boys when the Revolution broke out, living with their parents in Spartanburg County, SC. In 1780-81, they were among the South Carolina lads who acted as scouts to General Francis Marion, the "Swamp Fox."

      Source: website My Side of the Family, last updated 15 June 2004; contact Cindy Cantrell Mears; e-mail Cindy_Lou_143 at yahoo.com
      Ancestry World Tree Project
      http://awtc.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=cindymears&id=I7282
      accessed 12 August 2008

  • Sources 
    1. [S31] Cantrill-Cantrell Genealogy, The, Susan Cantrill Christie, (New York:The Grafton Press, Genealogical Publishers, 1908), p 8 (Reliability: 3).
      All information on this family from The Cantrill-Cantrell Genealogy.