Mary Elizabeth Hallum

15 June 1810–11 July 1868 (Age 58)
Pendleton, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Hallum was born on 15 June 1810, in Pendleton, South Carolina, United States, her father, Richard Hallum, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Whitney, was 32. She had at least 7 sons and 1 daughter with Robert McCain. She lived in Benton, Alabama, United States in 1850 and Calhoun, Alabama, United States in 1860. She died on 11 July 1868, at the age of 58, and was buried in McCain Cemetery, Merrellton, Calhoun, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert McCain
1812–1907
Mary Elizabeth Hallum
1810–1868
Baby Daughter Mccain
1838–
Joseph McCain
1838–
John B. Mc Cain
1840–
Richard H. Mc Cain
1843–
Richard Hallum Mccain
1839–1904
Joseph H. Mccain
1843–1889
Burris McCain
1844–1904
John B Mc Cain
1845–1890

Spouse and Children

children

(8)

    Baby Daughter Mccain

    Female1838–Female

    Joseph McCain

    Male1838–Male

    Richard Hallum Mccain

    Male1839–1904Male

    John B. Mc Cain

    Male1840–Male

    Richard H. Mc Cain

    Male1843–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Richard Hallum

    Male1778–1848Male

    Elizabeth Whitney

    Female1777–Female

siblings

(5)

    John Hallum

    Male1800–Male

    Thomas Israel Hallum

    Male1804–1857Male

    Elizabeth Ann Hallum

    Female1807–1879Female

    Samuel Hallum

    Male1808–Male

    Female1810–1868Female

World Events (8)

1812

Age 2

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 12

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."
1829 · Fort Sumter Constructed

Age 19

In 1829 Fort Sumter is constructed in the Charleston Harbor, South Carolina. Fort Sumter is most known for being the site of the first shots of the Civil War. It is barely ready when the American Civil War starts.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant spelling of Hallam .2 Norwegian: habitational name from any of three farmsteads so named in southeastern Norway, from either the dative plural of Old Norse hǫll ‘slope’ or Old Norse Hallheimr, a compound of hallr ‘slope’ + heimr ‘farmstead’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary E Mccain in household of Robert Mccain, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary E Mc Cain in household of Robert Mc Cain, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Elizabeth Hallum McCain, "Find A Grave Index"

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