Fifth Generation

Family of John McCUNE (20) & Bathsheba STERRITT

54. Samuel McCUNE. Born in February 1790 in Southampton Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Samuel died in Southampton Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania after 1835; he was 44.

In September 1810 when Samuel was 20, he married Eleanor SHARP, daughter of Alexander SHARPE (November 1756-December 8, 1824) & Margaret McDOWELL (-August 13, 1810), in United Presbyterian Church, Newville, Cumberland, Pennsylvania. Born on July 11, 1792 in Newton Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Eleanor died in Southampton Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania on April 12, 1835; she was 42. Buried in Middle Spring Presbyterian, Middle Spring, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania.

They had one child:
i. Margaret. Born on October 7, 1811 in Southampton Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Margaret died in Southampton Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania on May 23, 1877; she was 65. Buried in Middle Spring Presbyterian, Middle Spring, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania.
On February 9, 1832 when Margaret was 20, she married Samuel WHERRY, son of Samuel WHERRY (July 2, 1777-April 8, 1827) & Margaret MITCHELL (1775-June 26, 1837), in Middle Spring Presbyterian, Middle Spring, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Born on July 22, 1804 in Southampton Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Samuel died in Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania on April 2, 1861; he was 56. Buried in Middle Spring Presbyterian, Middle Spring, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania.

55. Alexander McCUNE. Born in June 1797.

Alexander married Mary COLWELL.

They had one child:
i. John Augustus Colwell. Born on December 3, 1827 in Southampton Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. John Augustus Colwell died in Shippensburg, Cumberland County, Pensylvania on April 14, 1895; he was 67.
On October 6, 1868 when John Augustus Colwell was 40, he married Elizabeth Jane RANKIN, in Shippensburg, Cumberland County, Pensylvania. Born on May 16, 1842 in Shippensburg, Cumberland County, Pensylvania.


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