Michael Massingill1

b. 1 March 1756, d. October 1853
Michael Massingill|b. 1 Mar 1756\nd. Oct 1853|p5294.htm|Henry Massingill||p4007.htm|Mary Cobb||p3999.htm|||||||Benjamin Cobb|b. bt 1705 - 1712\nd. b 18 Jan 1809|p3994.htm||||

2nd cousin 4 times removed of William Lemuel Horn Jr.
2nd cousin 6 times removed of Laura Jane Munson.
Family Background:
Horn and Allied Families
     Michael Massingill was born on 1 March 1756 in Northampton County, North Carolina.1 He was the son of Henry Massingill and Mary Cobb.1 He married Dorcas Stone.1 He died in October 1853 in Grainger County at age 97.1
     Michael Massingill was a Revolutionary War soldier in Washington County, Tennessee, 1776-80,2 and was later of Jefferson and Grainger counties, Tennessee.1


  1. [S606] John Frederick Dorman, comp. and ed., Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5, Fourth Edition, Vol. One, Families A-F (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004), 709.
  2. [S606] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, 709, citing Revolutionary War pension application, Michael Massengill, S.1687, National Archives.