Mary Ann McVoy

1853–16 November 1909 (Age 56)
Beulah, Bolivar, Mississippi, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann McVoy was born in 1853, in Beulah, Bolivar, Mississippi, United States, her father, William Joseph McVoy, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Ann Heath, was 27. She married Andrew William Dunham on 11 November 1869, in Franklin, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Ward, Allen, Louisiana, United States in 1880 and Lamar, Franklin, Louisiana, United States in 1900. She died on 16 November 1909, in Franklin, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew William Dunham
Mary Ann McVoy
Marriage: 11 November 1869
William H Dunham
Eula Ann Dunham
Walter Adolph Dunham
Minnie Lee Dunham
Jesse Vick Dunham
Thomas J Dunham
Mary Dunham

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World Events (8)

Age 8
Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
Age 10
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!
Age 15
Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

(1997: 146;2007: 252; 2010: 360)Irish or Scottish: variant of McEvoy .

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

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Sources (7)

  • Mary A Dunham in household of Andrew W Dunham, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary A. McVay in the Louisiana, Compiled Marriage Index, 1718-1925
  • Annie Rebecca Dunham in entry for Walter Adolph Dunham, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"

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