NameJohn Henry Porter
Birth11 Apr 1844, Kentucky
Death24 Feb 1910, Elliott Co., Kentucky
BurialBrown-Porter Cemetery, Elliott Co., Ky
SpouseSarah “Sally” Ann Brown
Birthabt 1844, Kentucky
Death28 Jan 1890, Elliott Co., Kentucky
Birthabt 1875, Elliott Co., Kentucky
Birthabt 1878, Elliott Co., Kentucky
Notes for John Henry Porter
The 1900 census reported his birthdate as April 1844. His gravestone says J. H. Porter, 11 Apr 1849 - 24 Feb 1910.
Elliott Co., Ky death report for 1910 lists the death on 24 Feb 1910 of John H. Porter, age 66, farmer, residence Elliott Co., born in Carter Co., son of Wm & Rebecca Porter, father born in Alabama, mother’s birthplace blank, cause of death dropsy.
Census Notes for John Henry & Sarah “Sally” Ann (Family)
1870 census of Elliott Co., Ky, Newfoundland precinct, enumerated 10 Aug, lists on p. 12 as family #86:
Porter, Henry, 28, farmer; Sarah, 26; Robert, 4; Lucy, 8/12. All born in Kentucky.
1880 census of Elliott Co., Ky, Martinsburg precinct, enumerated 22 June, lists on p. 35 as family #261:
Porter, John Henry, 35, farmer, b. Ky Va Va; Sarah, wife, 35, b. Ky Va Va; Robert E. Lee, 12; Emily, 10; Pleasant, 5; Martha E., 3. All children born Ky Ky Ky.