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Martha HEMPHILL

Martha HEMPHILL[1, 2]

Female 1774 - 1835  (61 years)

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  • Histories
    Captain Thomas Hemphill Biographical Sketch
    Captain Thomas Hemphill Biographical Sketch
    Program from the ceremony commemorating the service of Captain Thomas Hemphill in the American Revolution.

  • Name Martha HEMPHILL 
    Born 14 Mar 1774  near Old Fort, Rowan, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Date:
      1774 -> Murray County Heritage

      Place:
      near Old Fort, NC -> Murray County Heritage
    Gender Female 
    Census 1790  Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • "Thos Hemphill" was enumerated as head of household and one of two white males 16+. The other white male in this age group is probably Samuel (15). The household also includes two white males under 16 years (likely James 10, and Andrew, 8), seven white females (likely Mary Ann 32, Martha 16, Rosannah 13, Mary 12, Jane 5, Elizabeth 2, Rachel 0) and 11 slaves.
    Census 1800  Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • "Thomas McIntire" was enumerated as head of household and the only male age 26 to 44. There was one female age 16 to 25 (Martha, 25 or 26), one male 16 to 25 (unknown), four females under 10 (Mary 5, Jennie 3, Rosanna 2, and Martha 0). There were three slaves.
    Census 1820  Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • "Martha McEntire" was enumerated as head of household. She is the free white female aged 45 and upward. The household also includes two free white males under ten (likely William 8 and James 11), one free white male aged 10 to 15 (likely John 13), one free white male aged 16 to 18 (likely Joseph), one free white male 16 to 25 (again, Joseph), one free white female under ten (likely Rebecca), one free white female 10 to 15 (likely Nancy 15), and one free white female aged 16 to 25 (likely Martha 20). Four members of the household are engaged in agriculture. There are also two male slaves under fourteen, two male slaves aged 14 to 26, two male slaves 26 to 44, four female slaves under fourteen, and two female slaves 26 to 45.
    Property 1820  Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • In 1820, Martha McEntire (widow of Thomas McEntire, Sr.) owned 12 slaves. -> "Slavery in Microcosm"
    Will 12 Jan 1824  Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    • Thomas Hemphill bequeathed to "Martha McEntire" a 1/7th portion from the sale of two tracts of land that he owned in Madison County, GA lying on the waters of Broad River. - > Captain Thomas Hemphill's will

      "Martha m. McIntyre" mentioned in her father's will. -> Rev. War Soldiers
    Property 1830  Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • In 1830, Martha McEntire (widow of Thomas McEntire, Sr.) owned 18 slaves. -> "Slavery in Microcosm"
    Died 17 Nov 1835  Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Date:
      17 Nov 1835 -> Murray County Heritage
    Buried Aft 17 Nov 1835  Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    Old Ebenezer/Old Siloam Cemetery 
    Martha (Hemphill) McEntire Headstone
    Martha (Hemphill) McEntire Headstone
    Notes 
    • Name:
      Martha (Hemphill) McEntire -> Murray County Heritage
      Martha McEntire - Captain Thomas Hemphill's will

      Connection to parents:
      *She is named as the daughter of Captain Thomas Hemphill and Mary Ann Mackay in Murray County Heritage.
      *She is named as a child in Captain Thomas Hemphill's will.
    Person ID I1602  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2014 

    Father Captain Thomas HEMPHILL,   b. 9 Jul 1746, , possibly Chester, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1826, Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann MACKIE,   b. 5 Dec 1758, , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1804, Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1773  , Rowan, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F123  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Young Hemphill MCENTIRE,   b. Jan 1772, , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1813, Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married 1794  [1
    • Date:
      1794 -> Murray County Heritage
    Children 
    +1. Mary Howard MCENTIRE,   b. 14 Jun 1795, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1880, Greenlee, Mcdowell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +2. Jennie MCENTIRE,   b. 6 Jan 1797, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1873, Crooked Creek, McDowell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +3. Rosannah MCENTIRE,   b. 14 Sep 1798, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1870, , Cherokee, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Martha Hemphill MCENTIRE,   b. 14 Mar 1800, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1841, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     5. Thomas Young MCENTIRE,   b. 16 Dec 1801, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Joseph Alexander MCENTIRE,   b. 1 Dec 1803, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1879, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     7. Nancy Clarcy MCENTIRE,   b. 20 Nov 1805, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. John Cunningham MCENTIRE,   b. 17 Aug 1807, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1860, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +9. James Lette MCENTIRE,   b. 28 Aug 1809, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1885, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +10. William Mckey MCENTIRE,   b. 16 Jan 1812, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 25 Sep 1876  (Age 64 years)
    +11. Rebecca MCENTIRE,   b. 13 Dec 1813, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1864, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F50  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S263] Murray County Heritage, 663-666 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S45] Burke County, NC Original Wills 1790-1905, Thomas Hemphill, 1824; (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S174] 1790 United States Federal Census, Year: 1790; Census Place: , Burke, North Carolina; Roll: M637_7; Page: 106; Image: 0058. (Reliability: 2).
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1790usfedcen&h=156716&ti=0&indiv=try

    4. [S181] 1800 United States Federal Census, Year: 1800; Census Place: , Burke, North Carolina; Roll: 29; Page: 769; Image: 140. (Reliability: 2).
      Name: Thomas McIntire
      Residence Date: 1800
      Residence Place: Burke, North Carol
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1800usfedcenancestry&h=304809&ti=0&indiv=try

    5. [S201] 1820 United States Federal Census, Year: 1820; Census Place: , Burke, North Carolina; Roll: M33_83; Page: 91; Image: 55. (Reliability: 2).
      Name: Martha McEntire
      Residence Date: 1820
      Residence Place: Burke, North Carolina, United States
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1820usfedcenancestry&h=1469511&ti=0&indiv=try

    6. [S541] Slavery in Microcosm: Burke County, North Carolina, accessed; 1 June 2013; p. 165 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S515] Revolutionary War Soldiers of Western North Carolina: Burke County, 126 (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S191] Old Ebenezer Cemetery - Find-a-Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSsr=81&GScid=2207823&GRid=25453452& (Reliability: 3).