Ancestors and Descendants of Major Joseph McJunkin
By Phil Norfleet
I have not personally researched the genealogy of the McJunkin family; the following report has been generated from secondary sources only. Accordingly, the report should be used as a starting point only, to use in forming genealogical hypotheses. To prove these hypotheses, the reader of this report must provide his/her own supporting rationale obtained from personal family documents such as Bible records and/or memoranda; and from official documents such as wills, deeds, court minutes, etc. The ancestor numbering system utilized in the report is that recommended by the National Genealogical Society (NGS).
Generation No. 1
1. Robert1 McJunkin was born Abt. 1680 in Scotland. He married Margaret Caldwell. She was born Abt. 1686 in Ulster Province, Ireland.
Child of Robert McJunkin and Margaret Caldwell is:
Generation No. 2
2. Samuel2 McJunkin (Robert1) was born Abt. 1725 in County Tyrone, Ulster Province, Ireland, and died 25 April 1808 in Christian County KY. He married Ann Bogan 09 September 1754 in Wilmington, Delaware. She was born Abt. 1730 in Pennsylvania Colony, and died 1781 in South Carolina.
Children of Samuel McJunkin and Ann Bogan are:
Generation No. 3
6. Major Joseph3 McJunkin (Samuel2, Robert1) was born 22 June 1755 in Chester County PA, and died 31 May 1846 in Union County SC. He married Ann Thomas 09 March 1779 in Ninety-Six District SC, daughter of Colonel Thomas and Jane Black. She was born 15 January 1757 in Chester County PA, and died 17 March 1826 in Union County SC.
Children of Major McJunkin and Ann Thomas are:
7. Daniel3 McJunkin (Samuel2, Robert1) was born 30 November 1756 in South Carolina, and died 20 March 1825 in Greenville County SC. He married Jane Chesney 28 February 1782 in South Carolina, daughter of Robert Chesney and Elizabeth Purdy. She was born 15 September 1763 in County Antrim, Ulster Province, Ireland, and died 27 August 1841 in Greenville County SC.
Children of Daniel McJunkin and Jane Chesney are:
8. Samuel3 McJunkin (Samuel2, Robert1) was born Abt. 1759, and died 31 October 1841 in Greenville County SC. He married Sarah Elizabeth Brumette.
Children of Samuel McJunkin and Sarah Brumette are:
Generation No. 4
14. Abraham4 McJunkin (Major Joseph3, Samuel2, Robert1) was born 27 February 1787 in Union County SC, and died 29 April 1859 in Union County SC. He married Margaret Savage. She was born 1788, and died 1845.
Child of Abraham McJunkin and Margaret Savage is:
26. Samuel4 McJunkin (Daniel3, Samuel2, Robert1) was born 23 October 1795 in South Carolina, and died 17 April 1873 in Polk County TN. He married (1) Catherine Elizabeth Kerr Abt. 1817 in Polk County TN, daughter of Richard Foreman and Elizabeth Kerr. She was born 01 January 1800 in Tennessee, and died January 1871 in Izard County, Arkansas. He married (2) Jane McClanahan Abt. 1848 in Polk County TN. She was born 26 January 1820 in Blount County TN, and died Abt. 1903 in Polk County TN.
Children of Samuel McJunkin and Catherine Kerr are:
Children of Samuel McJunkin and Jane McClanahan are:
31. Ann (Nancy)4 McJunkin (Samuel3, Samuel2, Robert1) She married Pearson Brummett Mayfield Abt. 1811, son of Jesse Mayfield and Penelope Brumette. He was born 04 June 1789 in Greenville County SC, and died 16 January 1832 in McMinn County TN.
Children of Ann McJunkin and Pearson Mayfield are: