Wilburn G Magers

Male14 March 1832–29 January 1897

Brief Life History of Wilburn G

Wilburn G Magers was born on 14 March 1832, in Rocky Hill, Edmonson, Kentucky, United States as the son of Thomas Majors and Mary Polly Keltner. He married Mary Araminta Spradling on 4 January 1860, in Edmonson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Edmonson, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and South Galloway Township, Christian, Missouri, United States in 1880. He died on 29 January 1897, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Hammond Cemetery, Highlandville, Christian, Missouri, United States.

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Wilburn G Magers
Mary Araminta Spradling
Marriage: 4 January 1860
Loranzo F Magers
William Ellis Magers
Lillie Magers
Charles Wesley Magers
Frederick Magers
John Thomas Magers
James Alonza Magers

Sources (5)

  • Wilbern Magers, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Wilhaunn Majors, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Wilburn B. Magers, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 January 1860Edmonson, Kentucky, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo

    Age 4

    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.


    Age 14

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    1850 · 8th Most Populated State

    Age 18

    According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

    Name Meaning

    German: patronymic from Mager .

    English: variant of Majors . This form of the surname is very rare in Britain and Ireland.

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

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