Rev. John Corder McNamar

1779–1846 (Age 67)
Hampshire, Virginia, United States

The Life of John Corder

When Rev. John Corder McNamar was born in 1779, in Hampshire, Virginia, United States, his father, Phillip Martin McNemar, was 39 and his mother, Mary Sarah Sally Corder, was 39. He married Elizabeth Truby on 19 December 1805, in Xenia, Greene, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died in 1846, in Owen, Indiana, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Morgan Township, Owen, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rev. John Corder McNamar
1779–1846
Elizabeth Truby
1787–1850
Marriage: 19 December 1805
Elizabeth McNamar
1809–1850
Catherine McNamar
1809–
Mary McNamar
1818–1870
Daniel Boone McNamar
1823–1901
Eve McNamar
1812–1901
John N McNamar
1814–1868
H. N. Mc Namer
1814–
O'Brian McNamar
1816–1860
Margaret McNamar
1820–1858
Isaac David McNamar
1828–1870

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 December 1805
Xenia, Greene, Ohio, United States
children

(10)

    Elizabeth McNamar

    Female1809–1850Female

    Catherine McNamar

    Female1809–Female

    Eve McNamar

    Female1812–1901Female

    John N McNamar

    Male1814–1868Male

    H. N. Mc Namer

    Male1814–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 1

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 2

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 21

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McNamara .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • John Mcnamee, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993

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