Samuel Benjamin McDougle

Brief Life History of Samuel Benjamin

When Samuel Benjamin McDougle was born on 27 February 1837, in Front Royal, Warren, Virginia, United States, his father, John McDougle, was 30 and his mother, Lavaria "Ara" "Airy" Brown McDougle, was 23. He married Charlotte Adelia Cowdery in November 1860, in Keno, Meigs, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Olive Township, Meigs, Ohio, United States for about 40 years and Ohio, United States in 1914. He died on 17 December 1914, in Meigs, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Olive Township, Meigs, Ohio, United States.

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Samuel Benjamin McDougle
Charlotte Adelia Cowdery
Marriage: November 1860
Charles Edward McDougle
Frank M Mc Dougle
Ida Estella McDougle
Ernest Clifton McDougle
John E. McDougle
Mary E Polly McDougle
Emma A. McDougle
Cora E McDougle
Mabel E Mc Dougle

Sources (25)

  • Samuel E Mc Dugle in household of Mary Mc Dugle, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Samuel Mcdougle, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997"
  • Samuel B Mcdougle, "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953"

World Events (8)

1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of McDougall .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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