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Joshua Hightower Featherston

Male 1788 - 1848  (59 years)


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  • Name Joshua Hightower Featherston  [1
    Born 24 Sep 1788  Nottaway Parish, Amelia County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 52535 
    Died 03 Jul 1848  Lunenburg, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I52535  Featherstone Main
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2015 

    Father Burwell Featherston,   b. 1755, Amelia County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Oct 1808, Nottaway Parish, Amelia County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Ann Hightower,   b. 1758, Amelia County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1831, Rutherford County, Tennessee, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1780  Amelia County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Family ID F8113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Wilkinson,   b. 28 Jan 1800, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 1879  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 16 Oct 1821  Lunenburg, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Lucy Ann Minerva Featherston,   b. 25 Sep 1822, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1897, Lunenburg, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Mary Frances Featherston,   b. 03 Jul 1839, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Oct 1905, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. Cornelia Wilkinson Featherston,   b. 05 Sep 1839, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1840, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Sarah Elizabeth Featherston,   b. 09 Dec 1825, Lunenburg, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1873, Lunenburg, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     5. William Bond Featherston,   b. 09 Sep 1827, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1871  (Age 43 years)
     6. John Richard Featherston,   b. 24 Dec 1828, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Mar 1910, Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     7. Virginia Alberta Featherston,   b. 17 Apr 1829, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Joshua James Featherston,   b. 16 Dec 1830, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1909  (Age 78 years)
     9. Martha Louise Featherston,   b. 12 Jan 1833, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1880  (Age 46 years)
     10. Benjamin Wilkinson Featherston,   b. 21 Jun 1834, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Charles Wesley Featherston,   b. 25 Jun 1835, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1836, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F15657  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • Methodist Preacher. Fought in War of 1812. This family spelled theirname Featherstun in the Haskins-Featherston Family Bible 1798-1979. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1765] Featherstone Society Member Elaine Boston, E. Elaine Boston, (2014).

    2. [S627] Contact Stephen Katsurinis, Stephen Katsurinis, (2011).

    3. [S1765] Featherstone Society Member Elaine Boston, E. Elaine Boston, (2014), Dates and names from Haskins-Featherston Family Bible Record 1798-1979.