John F. Mc Collum

Brief Life History of John F. Mc

When John F. Mc Collum was born about 1778, in Browns, Avoca, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John McCollum, was 22 and his mother, Lovisa L Fordyce, was 11. He married Sarah Whiteside on 26 January 1818, in Madison, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 17 April 1823, in Vandalia, Fayette, Illinois, United States, at the age of 46.

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Family Time Line

John F. Mc Collum
1778–1823
Sarah Whiteside
1795–
Marriage: 26 January 1818
Lucy Elvira McCollum
1818–1842
Vandalia McCollum
1820–
William McCollum
William McCollum
1821–
John V. McCollum
1822–

Sources (2)

  • John Mccollum, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: John F. Mc Collum -

World Events (8)

1780

Pennsylvania was always against slavery, even though the first settlers, including Penn, came with slaves. Slavery was not prominent in the area.

1786

Historical Boundaries: 1786: Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

1791

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

Irish (Fermanagh and Donegal): shortened form of McCallum .

English: variant of Colomb .

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

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