John F. Mc Collum

about 1778–17 April 1823 (Age 45)
Browns, Avoca, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John F. Mc

When John F. Mc Collum was born about 1778, in Browns, Avoca, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John M. McCollum, was 20 and his mother, Lovisa Lucy Fordyce, McCollum, was 10. 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 45.

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John F. Mc Collum
Sarah Whiteside
Marriage: 26 January 1818
Lucy Elvira McCollum
Vandalia McCollum
William McCollum
William McCollum
John V. McCollum

Spouse and Children

26 January 1818
Madison, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Lovisa Lucy Fordyce, McCollum





    Elizabeth Mccollum


    James Mc Collum


    William Mccollum



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World Events (8)


Age 2

Pennsylvania was always against slavery, even though the first settlers, including Penn, came with slaves. Slavery was not prominent in the area.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

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.

Age 13

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

Reduced form of northern Irish McCollum .

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

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Sources (2)

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

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