James L. McLin

Male15 June 1838–11 April 1913

Brief Life History 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
Mary Jane Fry
Marriage: 10 November 1859
Nancy Jane McLin
Sarah Elizabeth McLin
Charles Luther McLin
Mary Antice McLin
Olive A Macklin

Sources (17)

  • James Mclinn in entry for Mclinn, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • James Maclin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • J C Mclin in entry for Commodore W Riggs and Mary A Mclin, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 November 1859Hocking, Ohio, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Historical Boundaries 1841: Wells, Indiana, United States


    Age 8

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


    Age 25

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

    Name Meaning

    Irish: variant of McGlynn .

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

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