Lott Corn McDonough

24 March 1850–5 October 1933 (Age 83)
Mahaska, Iowa, United States

The Life of Lott Corn

When Lott Corn McDonough was born on 24 March 1850, in Mahaska, Iowa, United States, his father, James Hoagland McDonough, was 24 and his mother, Matilda Frances Abbott, was 24. He married Margaret Lavina White on 6 February 1873, in Mahaska, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Garfield Township, Mahaska, Iowa, United States in 1925 and Madison Township, Mahaska, Iowa, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1862. He died on 5 October 1933, in Mahaska, Iowa, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Oskaloosa, Mahaska, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lott Corn McDonough
1850–1933
Margaret Lavina White
1846–1930
Marriage: 6 February 1873
Eva Jane McDonough
1873–1949
John Noble McDonough
1877–1910
Clara Maude McDonough
1880–1955
Jesse Grant McDonough
1884–1972
Chester Carl McDonough
1886–1976
Belva Mae McDonough
1888–1977
Ruby Irene McDonough
1897–1993

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 February 1873
Mahaska, Iowa, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    James Hoagland McDonough

    Male1826–1884Male

    Matilda Frances Abbott

    Female1826–1916Female

siblings

(10)

    John McDonough

    Male1848–1926Male

    Male1850–1933Male

    Female1853–1925Female

    Andrew McDonough

    Male1855–1900Male

    Mary Matilda McDonough

    Female1858–1926Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 7

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 22

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Donnchadha, patronymic from the personal name Donnchadh, a personal name composed of the elements donn ‘brown’, possibly ‘chieftain’ + cath ‘battle’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Margarett L McDonough in household of S C McDonough, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Lott C Mcdaniel in household of James Mcdaniel, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lotsie Mc Donough in household of James Mc Donough, "United States Census, 1860"

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