Miriam Malona McCown

17 November 1846–9 February 1899 (Age 52)
Butler, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Miriam Malona

When Miriam Malona McCown was born on 17 November 1846, in Butler, Kentucky, United States, her father, Eli McCown, was 28 and her mother, Nancy Jane Bennett, was 24. She married Bird Kinnaird on 25 May 1868, in Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Piney Township, Pulaski, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died on 9 February 1899, in Montrose, Montrose, Colorado, United States, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Bird Kinnaird
Miriam Malona McCown
Marriage: 25 May 1868
William Rowe Kinnaird
Nancy Rebecca Kinniard
George Leamon Kinnaird
Charles Eli Kinnaird
Joseph Reed Kinnaird
Seburn Ray Kinnaird
Henry Lee Kinnaird
Sarah Jane Kinnaird
Cinda Julia Kinnaird
John Richard Kinnaird
Dora Hickman Kinnaird

Spouse and Children

25 May 1868
Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 4

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Age 14

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 15

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of McCowan , McCune , etc.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Miram M Mc Cown in household of Eli Mc Cown, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Miriam M Kinniard in household of Bird Kinniard, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Miriam McCowan in entry for Cinda Julia Pomarantz, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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