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
1849–1922
Miriam Malona McCown
1846–1899
Marriage: 25 May 1868
William Rowe Kinnaird
1869–1900
Nancy Rebecca Kinniard
1871–1899
George Leamon Kinnaird
1873–1924
Charles Eli Kinnaird
1875–1951
Joseph Reed Kinnaird
1877–1960
Seburn Ray Kinnaird
1879–1954
Henry Lee Kinnaird
1881–1910
Sarah Jane Kinnaird
1884–1941
Cinda Julia Kinnaird
1886–1959
John Richard Kinnaird
1889–1943
Dora Hickman Kinnaird
1891–1977

Spouse and Children

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

(11)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

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.
1860

Age 14

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1861

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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