John Morton McCormick

1 July 1848–5 February 1913 (Age 64)
Grant, Indiana, United States

The Life of John Morton

When John Morton McCormick was born on 1 July 1848, in Grant, Indiana, United States, his father, John L. McCormick, was 43 and his mother, Diana Baldwin, was 36. He married Rebecca J Tomlinson on 14 September 1878, in Grant, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Van Buren Township, Madison, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Fairmount, Grant, Indiana, United States in 1910. He died on 5 February 1913, in Center Township, Grant, Indiana, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Madison, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Morton McCormick
1848–1913
Rebecca J Tomlinson
1856–1916
Marriage: 14 September 1878
Clena Jane McCormick
1882–1901
Perry Leander Mccormick
1889–1958
Orville Charles Mccormick
1891–1955
Ada E Mccormick
1893–
Burton Franklin Mccormick
1895–1981
Hazel Mae McCormick
1900–1976

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 September 1878
Grant, Indiana, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    John L. McCormick

    Male1805–1861Male

    Female1812–1870Female

siblings

(9)

    Milton Lee

    Male1835–Male

    Mary Lee

    Female1837–Female

    William C Lee

    Male1838–Male

    Margaret Emily Lee

    Female1840–1873Female

    Barbara Lee

    Female1842–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 3

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 18

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cormaic ‘son of Cormac’, a personal name composed of the elements corb ‘raven’ + mac ‘son’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • J M Mccormick, "Nebraska, State Census, 1885"
  • John M Mccormack, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Norton J Mccormick, "United States Census, 1910"

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