William McGary1

ID#657, b. 8 January 1813, d. 20 August 1890
Father: William McGary
Mother: Sarah (unknown)

Birth date: 8 January 1813 based on age at death of 77 years, 7 months, 12 days per gravestone
Birth place: Pennsylvania.2,3,4

William died at age 77 from kidney problems on 20 August 1890 in Marshall County, West Virginia.3 William's body was interred in the Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery, Fork Ridge Road, Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia; his name appears on the gravestone as "William McGary." The inscription reads, "Aged 77Y. 7M. 12D.2"

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Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1840Marshall County, VirginiaBelieved to be included in the household of William McGary (his father) as one of two males age "20 & under 30."
(Official Census Date: 01 June 1840)5
1850Marshall County, VirginiaWm McGary, male, age 30, born in Pa, a farmer
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1850)1
1860Marshall County, VirginiaWilliam McGary, male, age 44, born in Va, a farmer, real estate value $3,000 & personal estate value $315
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1860)6
1870Marshall County, West VirginiaWilliam McGary, male, age 57, born in Penna, a farmer
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1870)7
1880Marshall County, West VirginiaWilliam McGarey, male, age 67, brother, single, born in Pennsylvania, a farm hand [Note that his surname was spelled incorrectly as McGarey]
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1880)4
Family Line(s):
Aston Index
Last Edited Date=24 Apr 2016

Citations

  1. [S202] Arthur W. McGary household, 1850 U.S. Census, Marshall County, Virginia, 33rd District, page 257A, National Archives micropublication M432_959.
  2. [S90] Digital photograph of William McGary gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.
  3. [S694] William McGary, Marshall County Register of Deaths, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 4132553_00085.jpg.
  4. [S135] Arthur McGarey household, 1880 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Clay District, Enumeration District 189, page 25A (95 stamped), National Archives micropublication T9_1407.
  5. [S2215] Wm. McGary household, 1840 U.S. Census, Marshall County, Virginia, Western District, page 267 stamped, National Archives micropublication M704_568.
  6. [S1100] Arthur McGary household, 1860 U.S. Census, Marshall County, Virginia, Moundsville Post Office, page 119 (233 handwritten), National Archives micropublication M653_1360.
  7. [S1321] William McGary household, 1870 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Clay Township, page 8, National Archives micropublication M593_1693.