Stephen S. McCollum

2 June 1807–25 November 1870 (Age 63)
Clay, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Stephen S.

When Stephen S. McCollum was born on 2 June 1807, in Clay, Kentucky, United States, his father, William McCollum, was 27 and his mother, Nancy Baker, was 30. He married Elizabeth "Betsey" Slater on 9 June 1825, in Chariton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Yellow Creek Township, Linn, Missouri, United States in 1870. He died on 25 November 1870, in Linn, Missouri, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in McCollum Cemetery, North Salem Township, Linn, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen S. McCollum
1807–1870
Elizabeth "Betsey" Slater
1806–
Marriage: 9 June 1825
Nancy McCollum
1831–1919
David McCollum
1832–
James McCollum
1842–1852
Betty McCollum
1842–
James McCollum
1853–
David S Mc Collum
Esther F. McCollum
1834–1883
Isabelle Elizabeth McCollum
1835–1895
Daniel McCollum
1838–1882
Stephen Llewelyn McCollum
1841–1915
Elizabeth Mc Collum
1844–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 June 1825
Chariton, Missouri, United States
children

(11)

    Nancy McCollum

    Female1831–1919Female

    David McCollum

    Male1832–Male

    Esther F. McCollum

    Female1834–1883Female

    Female1835–1895Female

    Daniel McCollum

    Male1838–1882Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 5

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 18

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coluim ‘son of Colum’. See McCallum , which is the usual spelling of this name in Scotland.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Stephen McCollum, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Stephen Mc Collum, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Stephen Mccallum, "United States Census, 1850"

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