Mathew McMillan

8 January 1807–14 September 1861 (Age 54)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Mathew

When Mathew McMillan was born on 8 January 1807, in South Carolina, United States, his father, Archibald McMillan Sr., was 37 and his mother, Mary Scott, was 33. He married Jane Hunter in 1834, in Randolph, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Perry, Pike, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Perry, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died on 14 September 1861, in Sparta, Randolph, Illinois, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Caledonia Cemetery, Sparta, Randolph, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mathew McMillan
1807–1861
Jane Hunter
1809–1849
Marriage: 1834
James William McMillan
1834–1910
Archibald G McMillan
1836–1864
Alexander McMillan
1838–1859
Ellen McMillan
1839–
John Milton McMillan
1840–1907
Mathew S McMillan
1841–1913
Mary Agnes McMillan
1843–1914
Robert E McMillan
1846–1847
Elizabeth Jane McMillan
1847–1921
Martha Hunter McMillan
1849–1924

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1834
Randolph, Illinois, United States
children

(10)

    James William McMillan

    Male1834–1910Male

    Archibald G McMillan

    Male1836–1864Male

    Alexander McMillan

    Male1838–1859Male

    Ellen McMillan

    Female1839–Female

    John Milton McMillan

    Male1840–1907Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1818

Age 11

Illinois is the 21st state.
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 15

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Maoláin, a patronymic from the byname Maolán, a diminutive of maol ‘bald’, ‘tonsured’. In Scotland the usual spelling is Macmillan . Compare Mullen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mathew Mc Miller, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mathew Mcmillan, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Mathew Mcmillen, "United States Census, 1850"

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