James L. McLin

15 June 1838–11 April 1913 (Age 74)
Hocking, Ohio, United States

The Life of James L.

When James L. McLin was born on 15 June 1838, in Hocking, Ohio, United States, his father, James Gilfillen McLin, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Miers, was 33. He married Mary Jane Fry on 10 November 1859, in Hocking, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Liberty Township, Wells, Indiana, United States in 1880 and Chester Township, Wells, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 11 April 1913, in Keystone, Chester Township, Wells, Indiana, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Keystone, Chester Township, Wells, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

James L. McLin
1838–1913
Mary Jane Fry
1837–1929
Marriage: 10 November 1859
Nancy Jane McLin
1861–1898
Sarah Elizabeth McLin
1867–1898
Charles Luther McLin
1867–
Mary Antice McLin
1869–
Olive A Macklin
1871–1940

Spouse and Children

    Male1838–1913Male

    Mary Jane Fry

    Female1837–1929Female

MARRIAGE
10 November 1859
Hocking, Ohio, United States
children

(5)

    Nancy Jane McLin

    Female1861–1898Female

    Sarah Elizabeth McLin

    Female1867–1898Female

    Charles Luther McLin

    Male1867–Male

    Mary Antice McLin

    Female1869–Female

    Olive A Macklin

    Female1871–1940Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Male1827–1881Male

    Mary G Mclin

    Female1829–1899Female

    Ellison McLin

    Male1832–1899Male

    Austres Jane McLinn

    Female1834–1882Female

    Male1835–1895Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1841 · Indiana Nears Bankruptcy

Age 3

The State of Indiana was near bankruptcy in 1841 due to the inability to repay interest incurred for the Massive Internal Improvement Act. The state liquidated much of its public works. Many of the projects were handed over to the state’s creditors as a way to reduce debt. Only two of the eight proposed infrastructure projects were completed by the creditors.
1846

Age 8

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

Age 22

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

Variant of Scottish and Irish McLean . See also Macklin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Maclin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James L Mclin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jas L Mclin, "United States Census, 1900"

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