Wilburn G Magers

14 March 1832–29 January 1897 (Age 64)
Rocky Hill, Edmonson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Wilburn G

Wilburn G Magers was born on 14 March 1832, in Rocky Hill, Edmonson, Kentucky, United States as the son of Thomas Magers 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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Family Time Line

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

Spouse and Children


    Mary Araminta Spradling


4 January 1860
Edmonson, Kentucky, United States


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+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1834 · Zion's Camp

Age 2

Joseph Smith, Jr. and a group of 200 volunteers departed Kirkland, Ohio, to aid scattered Latter-day Saints. The group known as Zion's Camp arrived to the Fishing River on June 19. A mob had gathered to attack and disjoin the group. A storm swept through the area and the river rose over 30 feet, which caused the mob to scatter.
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.
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, Dutch, and English: patronymic from Mager .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wilbern Magers, "United States Census, 1860"
  • W B Majers, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Wilburn B. Magers, "Find A Grave Index"

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