Person Sheet


Name John, Jr. WETZEL
Birth 1770, Dunkard Creek, Monongalie Co., W.V.
Death 18 May 1817, Wheeling Creek, West Virginia
Father Captain John WETZEL (1733-1786)
Mother Mary Bonnett (1735-1808)
Spouses
1 Eleanor WILLIAMSON
Children Lewis
Mary
Ruth
Keziah
Sophia
Eleanor
Eliza
2 Barbara PRINCE (PRINZ)
Death 1798
Children John
Barbara
Rachel Rebecca
George
Notes for John, Jr. WETZEL
John, Jr. was the last child of Captain John Wetzel. He was also an Indian scout, spy, and Indian hunter.

John was described by his son as dark haired, 5 foot 10 inches, and a "comfortably sized man." He received permanent wounds in Indian battles.
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