Descendants of John (aka Matthew) HARDCASTLE
5. John HARDCASTLE (William
, Henry Matthew
, John (aka Matthew)
) was born on 3 Mar 1706/1707 in St.Peter's Parish, New Kent Co., Virginia. He died on 15 Aug 1780 in Johnson Co., Nc.
Per Descendants of William Hardcastle file of Cheryl Endicott
"from THE HARDCASTLES IN AMERICA: FROM 1790 TO 1997 written by Helen Gilmore Smith Thomas and Dolly Reed Gilmore Barmann - 1962:
'William Hardcastle is found in New Kent County, Virginia with two children in late 1600s.(Ref. James City County Virginia Register, page 362) The children mentioned- John Hardcastle b March 3, 1707, New Kent Co., VA, who went to Newburn District, Johnston Co., NC and died Aug 15 1780 in that county.(Wills 1760-1830 page 13, CR 56.091 Johnston Co., State Archives Raleigh NC) The second child was Hannah b 7 ber ye 7, 1711. Evidently meaning September 7, 1711. We know nothing further of her.'
John married Elizabeth. Elizabeth was born about 1708 in New Kent, Va.
They had the following children: