Rachel Colyar

25 April 1815–3 May 1881 (Age 66)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Rachel

When Rachel Colyar was born on 25 April 1815, in Ohio, United States, her father, John Colyar, was 34 and her mother, Rhoda Pearson, was 36. She married Ephraim Jackson McCleary on 3 May 1832, in Cass, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Wayne Township, Kosciusko, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Indiana, United States in 1870. She died on 3 May 1881, in Warsaw, Wayne Township, Kosciusko, Indiana, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw, Wayne Township, Kosciusko, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ephraim Jackson McCleary
1808–1880
Rachel Colyar
1815–1881
Marriage: 3 May 1832
Rachel Mc Cleary
1833–1879
Mary Mc Cleary
1835–1868
Joseph Paden McCleary
1839–1912
Margaret McCleary
1840–1879
Matilda McCleary
1842–1920
George Washington Mc Cleary
1845–1910
Adelia Mc Cleary
1846–1927
Ephraim Johnson Mc Cleary
1848–1913
Elizabeth Catharine Mc Cleary
1851–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 May 1832
Cass, Michigan, United States
children

(9)

    Rachel Mc Cleary

    Female1833–1879Female

    Mary Mc Cleary

    Female1835–1868Female

    Joseph Paden McCleary

    Male1839–1912Male

    Margaret McCleary

    Female1840–1879Female

    Matilda McCleary

    Female1842–1920Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1816

Age 1

Indiana is the 19th state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 21

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Collier .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rachael Mcclary in household of Ephriam Mcclary, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Rachel Mc Clery in household of Ephraim Mc Clery, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Rachel Mcclary in household of Ephriam Mcclary, "United States Census, 1870"

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