Edgar G McArthur

4 March 1855–9 September 1922 (Age 67)
Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States

The Life of Edgar G

When Edgar G McArthur was born on 4 March 1855, in Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States, his father, Gabriel Abram McArthur, was 37 and his mother, Elisabeth Glaspell, was 40. He married Julia Hendrickson on 5 March 1879, in Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Pleasant Valley, Scott, Iowa, United States in 1910 and South Fork Township, Jackson, Iowa, United States in 1920. He died on 9 September 1922, in Maquoketa, Jackson, Iowa, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, Maquoketa Township, Jackson, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edgar G McArthur
1855–1922
Julia Hendrickson
1857–1888
Marriage: 5 March 1879
Mammie McArthur
1881–

Spouse and Children

    Male1855–1922Male

    Julia Hendrickson

    Female1857–1888Female

MARRIAGE
5 March 1879
Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States
children

(1)

    Mammie McArthur

    Female1881–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    James Milton McArthur

    Male1840–1924Male

    Sarah Jane McArthur

    Female1842–1896Female

    John Mc Arthur

    Male1845–1847Male

    Male1848–1930Male

    Mary Etta McArthur

    Female1850–1851Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 2

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 20

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Artair, a patronymic from the Gaelic form of the personal name Arthur .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edgard McArthur in household of Elizabeth McArthur, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Edgar Mc Arthur, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Edger G Mcarthur, "United States Census, 1900"

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