Serena Ann McCall

Brief Life History of Serena Ann

When Serena Ann McCall was born on 5 December 1846, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Dr John W McCall, was 39 and her mother, Jane "Jency" Adelina Blackshear, was 28. She married Andrew Jackson McPheeters on 24 December 1868. They were the parents of at least 7 sons. She lived in Greene Township, Polk, Missouri, United States in 1910 and McKinley Township, Polk, Missouri, United States in 1920. She died on 15 March 1932, in Polk, Missouri, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Polk, Polk, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson McPheeters
Serena Ann McCall
Marriage: 24 December 1868
Irvin Franklin McPheeters
William Houston McPheeters
Lemuel Thomas McPheeters
Toke Elmer Mcpheeters
John Luther McPheeters
George Washington McPheeters
Joseph Lester McPheeters

Sources (19)

  • Sarena A Mc Call in household of John Mc Call, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Serena Ann McCall McPheeters, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Sirena A McCall McPheters in entry for McPheters, "Missouri Births, 1817-1939"

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish:

Anglicized form of Mac Cathail ‘son of Cathal’, a personal name meaning ‘powerful in battle’. See Cahill .

more rarely an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cathmhaoil ‘son of Cathmhaol’, a personal name composed of the elements cath ‘battle’ + maol ‘chief’. See Cowell .

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

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