Joseph Herndon was born circa 1755 in Virginia, USA to Unknown Herndon (c1730-c1755) and Mary Boswell (c1730) .


Offspring of Joseph Herndon and unknown parent
Name Birth Death Joined with
Philadelphia Herndon (c1779) 1779 John Gordon (1779)

Joseph and his siblings were adopted by their mother's new husband in 1759 in Virginia.

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Ω Birth
  • Birth year is a guess based on the assumption that the family website listed him and his sister in date order.


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