Noted events in his life were:
1. Census, 1790, Lancaster County, Camden District, South Carolina, United States. John Kirk in Lancaster Co, SC.
2. Property, 18 Jul 1793, Lancaster County, Camden District, South Carolina, United States. 3634 Deed from James, Robert, John, Hugh Montgomery, planters, and their wives and John Kirk to Jonathan Mackey, sadler, 200 acres, granted to Thomas Campbell 2 Oct 1767 and transferred to Hugh Montgomery and bequeathed to his sons James, Robert, John, and Hugh and John Kirk (Lancaster Co Deed Book B, p251).
3. Appearance in Document, 5 Oct 1810, Lancaster District, South Carolina, United States. 3634 Isaac Barr, Rutherford Co, TN, special attorney for John Kirk, Rutherford Co, TN, appointed by virtue of power of attorney from Alexander Montgomery, Adams Co, Mississippi, sold 100 acres on both sides of Camp Creek, part of land of Hugh Montgomery, deceased, old tract bequeathed to his son, Alexander Montgomery and sold to John Montgomery, deceased (Lancaster Co Deed Book G, p327).
4. Story. 3657 John Kirk farmed in South Carolina until 1802 (or 1804), when he moved to Rutherford Co, TN. He died on 15 Oct 1822 in Murfreesboro, TN. John and Mary lived near Mary's brother Hugh Montgomery. They had seven children.
John married Mary MONTGOMERY, daughter of Hugh* MONTGOMERY and Agnes Jane* CUNNINGHAM, in 1783 in South Carolina, United States. (Mary MONTGOMERY was born in 1762 in Camden District, South Carolina, United States and died in 1827 in Rutherford County, Tennessee, United States.)