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Heatherly/Hetherly family

Posted: 22 Jun 1999 11:48AM GMT
Edited: 23 Jun 2001 4:26PM GMT
I am seeking any information that might help me in my search for John Heatherly/Hetherly b. 1770 in SC and died in Green River Township, Henderson Co., N.C. in 1854. John Heatherly married Mary Ann Ripley probably about 1791. His son, Solomon, is my ancestor and was born in N.C.about 1795 and married Elizabeth Corn, daughter of John Peter Corn and Hannah Elizabeth Parr. John Heatherly was possibly from MD (there were families there by the name of Hatherly) but I have not established that as yet. Any leads at all would be greatly appreciated.


Posted: 28 Jul 1999 9:37AM GMT
Edited: 23 Jun 2001 12:54AM GMT
go to and you will find the Heatherlys you are looking for.

john heatherly

elizabeth (View posts)
Posted: 11 Aug 1999 1:06PM GMT
For Mollie -- Hi; I believe we're related. One of my many-times greatgrandmothers was Hannah Heatherly, who I believe was the daughter of John and Mary Ann(Ripley)Heatherly and therefore Solomon's sister. I'm also related to John Peter Corn and Hannah Elizabeth Parr. Do you know that John Peter was with George Washington at Valley Forge? I basically have nothing about the Heatherlys, but I do have a bit of info about the Corns that might be of interest to you.
Posted: 24 Aug 1999 11:01AM GMT
Edited: 23 Jun 2001 4:26PM GMT
Elizabeth, Did I ever reply to you? If not, I do apologize. This has been a busy summer and I have been away a lot.

At any rate, we are related. Hannah Heatherly was a sister to my Solomon Heatherly who married Elizabeth Corn. Yes, as a matter of fact I do belong to the Valley Forge Associations for descendants who were with George Washington. I don't have much information on Hannah and would love to exchange information with you.

Thanks for writing.

Posted: 24 Aug 1999 11:04AM GMT
Edited: 23 Jun 2001 4:26PM GMT
Thanks, Jessica. Mollie

John Heatherly

Elisabeth (View posts)
Posted: 30 Aug 1999 9:54AM GMT
I am also a descendant of John Heatherly and Mary Ann Ripley, through their son Ambrose Ripley Heatherly. Are you saying that this John Heatherly's father, who I also have as John, was born in Maryland? Do you have any information on Mary's family or on John Sr.'s wife? Also, on John Jr., I have that he had 7 siblings, but I have only been able to name one (George.) Many thanks.

George Heatherly

Linda Ostrander (View posts)
Posted: 5 Sep 1999 10:55AM GMT
My Grandfather's name was George Heatherly and he was married to Bertha . Is this your John Heatherly's brother? He lived in Tennessee.

John and George Heatherly

Elisabeth (View posts)
Posted: 5 Sep 1999 10:19PM GMT
What kind of dates are we talking about? The John Heatherly who married Mary Ann Ripley was born about 1769 and had a brother George. However, I have Heatherlys for many generations, and several Johns who have brothers named George. Hope I can help you, or you can help me!

Heatherly/Corn family

elizabeth Rhodes (View posts)
Posted: 9 Sep 1999 2:50PM GMT
To Mollie -- Hi and sorry it's taken so long to get back to you. I've been on vacation. Was thrilled to finally sign on and see your message. Yes, let's exchange information. Why don't you contact me at and I'll fill you in on what I have on the Corn family and we can figure a way to exchange info.

George Heatherly

Linda G. Ostrander (View posts)
Posted: 12 Sep 1999 4:08PM GMT
The George Heatherly i am seeking info on was born in 1800's. He married a lady named Bertha.They at one time lived in LaFollette Tn. Had sons and 2 daughters named Hedda and Love . Love was my mother. any info on these Heatherly from Lafollette Tn. would be deeply appreciated. Sincerly, Linda Ostrander
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