MCCORMICK, Seth

Male 1756 - 1835  (79 years)


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  • Name MCCORMICK, Seth 
    Born 1756  Paxtang, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Biography

    • Hugh McCormick (2d), was born in Ireland in 1725. He married Sarah Alcorn, daughter of James and Mary Alcorn, of Cumberland county, Pa., and they had nine children, one of whom was Seth McCormick, who was born in Paxtang township, then Lancaster county, Pa. in 1756. About the year 1770, Hugh McCormick (2d) purchased thirteen hundred acres of land in White Deer Valley, and two of his sons, Seth and Thomas, settled upon it .

      Here Seth McCormick married Margaret Simmons, daughter of Samuel Simmons and Margaret Plunkett, of Buffalo Valley, and a niece of Dr. Plunkett, whose name is prominent in the early history of Northumberland county.

      Seth and Margaret Simmons McCormick had ten children, as follows: Robert, born 1782, died 1874, married Nancy Foresman; Hugh, born 1784, died 1826; Samuel, born 1787, died 1864, married Elizabeth Piatt; Seth, born 1789, died 1821, married Hannah Hammond; Thomas born 1791, died 1818, married Maria Hammond; Sarah, born 1793, died 1874, married Robert J. Foresman; John, born 1797, died 1871, married (1st) Hester Coryell, (2d) Sarah Bush, (3d) Sarah Brown; Cynthia, born 1800, died 1880, married Samuel Eason; Susan, born 1802, died 1883, married Matthew B. Hammond; and Joseph, born 1805, died 1876, married Margaret Schooley.
    _UID CAE64ED311824E2F86E7F79D8CD5AACAB753 
    Died 1835  [1
    Buried Allenwood, Union, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Christ Lutheran Stone Church Cemetery 
    Person ID I8533  Our Ancestry
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2012 

    Father MCCORMICK, Hugh II,   b. 1725, Ireland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother ALCORN, Sarah 
    Married Y  [2
    Family ID F2731  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family SIMMONS, Margaret,   b. 1761,   d. 1835  (Age 74 years) 
    Children 
     1. MCCORMICK, Robert,   b. 1782,   d. 1874  (Age 92 years)
     2. MCCORMICK, Hugh,   b. 1784,   d. 1826  (Age 42 years)
     3. MCCORMICK, Samuel,   b. 1787,   d. 1864  (Age 77 years)
    +4. MCCORMICK, Seth,   b. 1789,   d. 1821  (Age 32 years)
     5. MCCORMICK, Thomas (1),   b. 1791,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. MCCORMICK, Sarah,   b. 1793,   d. 1874  (Age 81 years)
     7. MCCORMICK, John,   b. 1797,   d. 1871  (Age 74 years)
     8. MCCORMICK, Cynthia,   b. 1800,   d. 1880  (Age 80 years)
     9. MCCORMICK, Susan,   b. 5 May 1802,   d. 26 Nov 1883, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     10. MCCORMICK, Joseph,   b. 1805,   d. 1876  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F2729  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] Gravestone.

    2. [S1137] Matthew Brown, Ancestry and Descendants, 84.

    3. [S1132] Find-A-Grave.