PROBATE RECORDS: Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
John W. Herron's will is dated July 23, 1845 probated in April 1846, I will to my wife Elizabeth M. Herron the land on which my house is situated being the old Herron place, and at her death the tract is to be divided between my two daughters Catherine L. and Harriet C. Herron. The balance of my land being the Freeman place is to be divided between my two sons, Watson Herron and Isaac Wainwright Herron. After the death of their mother all the property not named is to be equally divided among all my children. Witnesses: M. W. Freeman, and Alexander Cooper, Jurat.
She never married.
He must have died before his father as he is not mentioned in his father's Will.