William “John” CashAge: 85 years1752–1837
- William “John” Cash
- Given names
|Birth|| about 1752 31 22|
|Marriage||Dorothy Irwin — View this family|
| Birth of a son|
about 1775 (Age 23 years)
|Kentucky County, Virginia Formed|| December 31, 1776 (Age 24 years)|
Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
|Articles of Confederation|| November 17, 1777 (Age 25 years)|
Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
|Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished|| June 30, 1780 (Age 28 years)|
Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia. These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
|Death of a paternal grandfather||James Cash|
January 17, 1781 (Age 29 years)
|Death of a paternal grandmother||Sarah Conway|
about 1785 (Age 33 years)
|Kentucky Becomes 15th State|| June 25, 1792 (Age 40 years)|
|Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed|| June 25, 1792 (Age 40 years)|
Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
|George Washington Relected|| December 5, 1792 (Age 40 years)|
Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
|Knox County, Kentucky Formed|| December 19, 1799 (Age 47 years)|
Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
|Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed|| January 8, 1810 (Age 58 years)|
Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
|New Madrid Earthquake|| December 16, 1811 (Age 59 years)|
Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Madrid_earthquake)
|Harlan County, Kentucky Formed|| January 28, 1819 (Age 67 years)|
Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
|Death|| June 18, 1837 (Age 85 years)|
|Last change|| October 24, 2013 – 14:54:14|
|Family with parents|
Birth: about 1721 18 11
Birth: about 1730 — Spotsylvania, Virginia, British America
|Family with Dorothy Irwin|
Birth: about 1759
Birth: about 1775 23 16 — Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA