Samelia McGlaughlin

18 May 1818–23 July 1892 (Age 74)
Meigs, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Samelia

When Samelia McGlaughlin was born on 18 May 1818, in Meigs, Ohio, United States, her father, John McGlaughlin, was 35 and her mother, Barbara Bickle, was 34. She married John Hineken Jordan on 20 February 1845, in Meigs, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Scipio Township, Meigs, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died on 23 July 1892, in Meigs, Ohio, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in White Oak Cemetery Scipio Township, Meigs, Meigs, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Hineken Jordan
Samelia McGlaughlin
Marriage: 20 February 1845
Elihu Arthur Shaw
Francis Marion Jordan
Adelpha Jordan
Abraham Jordan
Sarah Ann Jordan
John Jordan
Selim Day Jordan
Rebecca Jordan
Sidney Benton Jordan

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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 1
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
Age 1
Prior to April 1819, Scipio Township was part of Athens County, Ohio.
Age 28
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of McLaughlin , from Gaelic Mag Lochlainn.

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

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Sources (10)

  • Samelia Jordan in household of John Jordan, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Samelia Jordan in household of John Jordan, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Samelia Jorden in household of John H Jorden, "United States Census, 1860"

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