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John Herron

Male 1798 - 1879  (80 years)


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  • Name John Herron 
    Born 29 Apr 1798  Abbeville Dist., SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Apr 1879  Westminister, Anderson (old Abbeville) Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4539  MyTree
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2021 

    Father James Francis Herron,   b. Abt 1774, Abbeville Dist., Newberry Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1856, Tippah Co., MS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Married Abt 1795  prob Abbeville Dist., SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4261  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nancy Gentry,   b. 1 Dec 1801,   d. Between 1850 and 1858, Westminister, Anderson (old Abbeville) Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1824  Lexington Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Infant Herron
     2. Ewell Eldridge Herron,   b. 21 Jan 1821, Lexington, Anderson Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1863, Rome, Floyd Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     3. Frances Ann Herron,   b. 17 Dec 1828, Lexington Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Laura Hester Herron,   b. 20 Jan 1831, Lexington Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Lourisy Clementine Herron,   b. 29 Apr 1833, Lexington Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Narcissa Amanda Herron,   b. 22 Nov 1834, Lexington Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Adoline Willa Herron,   b. 25 Dec 1836, Lexington Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Virgil Wayne Herron,   b. 8 Jan 1839, Lexington Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F4846  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Catherine Milford,   b. 29 May 1823, Westminister, Anderson (old Abbeville) Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1913, Lavonia, Franklin Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 6 Dec 1858  Oconee Co, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Rebecca Georgianna Herron,   b. Oconee Co, SC Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Luther Lee Herron,   b. 20 Oct 1859, Westminister, Anderson Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1919, Springfield, Bradford Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     3. Elizabeth J. Herron,   b. Abt 1861, Anderson (old Abbeville) Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Albert M. Herron,   b. Abt 1863, Anderson (old Abbeville) Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Mary E. Herron,   b. Abt 1865, Anderson (old Abbeville) Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F3898  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Herron-Milford Record
    Herron-Milford Record
    Excerpt from Sharpe-Milford Family Record: Bicentennial Supplement by John Calvin Sharpe ("John Alexander Herron")
    1860 Federal Census
    1860 Federal Census
    John Herron and family in 1860 Federal Census

  • Notes 

    • John Herron was a school teacher.

      1850 Census for Anderson Co., SC,
      Household #677:
      enumerated 2 Sept 1850 (All born SC)
      John Herron 50 W M farmer b. SC
      Nancy Herron 49 W F
      Ewel E. Herron 25 W M
      Lurese C. Herron 16 W F (Louisa?)
      Adeline U.. Herron 14 W F
      Virgil W. Herron 11 W M
      Elizabeth Gentry 80 W F
      Grier Jrrett 15 W M
      Note: Elizabeth Gentry must have been the mother of Nancy Gentry.

      1860 Anderson County Census
      Household #966:
      John Herron 60 W M
      Sarah C. Herron 38 W F (Sarah Catherine)
      Louisa Herron 24 W F
      Jas. McCarley 22 W M
      Jas H. Lufoy 13 W M
      Luther Herron 10/12 W M

      1870 Census for Anderson County, S.C.
      John Herron 73 W M
      S.C.Herron 48 W F (Sarah Catherine)
      L.C. Herron 35 W F (Probably Louisa )
      L.L. Herron 10 W M (Luther Lee)
      E.J. Herron 9 W F ( Elizabeth J.)
      A.M. Herron 7 W M ( Albert M.)
      M.E. Herron 5 W F ( Mary E.)
      R.G. Herron 2 W F ( Rebecca G.)
      J.T. Millford 71 W M ( John T.) (Sara Catherine's Father)
      C.J. Milford 9 W M ( Charles J.) (Sara Catherine's brother or nephew).

      Some of the children in the above 1870 John Herron household are
      probably children of Virgil Herron or Eule Herron who likely died during the War.

      1880 US Federal Census, Tugaloo, Oconee Co., SC:
      Name: Sarah Herron
      Age: 57 Birth Year: abt. 1823 Birthplace: South Carolina Home in 1880: Tugaloo, Oconee, South Carolina Race: White Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Self (Head) Marital Status: Widowed Father's Birthplace: South Carolina Mother's Birthplace: South CarolinaOccupation: Keeping House Household Members: Name Age: Sarah Herron 57 at home (Sarah Catherine) Luther Herron 20 farm laborer (Luther Lee) Elizabeth Herron 19 (Elizabeth Jane) Albert Herron 17 farm laborer (Albert M.) Ellen Herron 15 (Mary Ellen) Georgiana Herron 12 (Rebecca Georgiana)







    • The Mllford Family Record - By Generations - Page 2

      5, Sarah Mllford married John Herron on Dec. 16, 1858 and they had 5 children:

      1. Luther Lee born Oct. 20, 1859

      2. Elizabeth Jane born April 1861

      3. Albert Milford born May 30, 1863
      U. Mary Ellen born April l8,l86£

      5. Rebecca George Ann born Jan. 15, 1868

      6. Rebecca Herron married Clarence E. Miller on Sept. 1$, 1886.

      Their issue follows:

      Lula, Eska, Myrtle, Daisy, Lillie, Edna, Belle, Milf, Glaris
      Five girls are living. Daisy in a rest home, Glaris in Las
      Vegas, Nevada, Belle Miller lives in Albany, Ga., and Myrtle
      M. Wilson and Lillie live in Lavonia, Ga.

      This information contributed by John Herron