Helen Rachel Mcinnes

Female23 November 1841–7 March 1927

Brief Life History of Helen Rachel

Helen Rachel Mcinnes was born on 23 November 1841, in South Carolina, United States as the daughter of Benjamin McInness and Margaret MacNeal. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with John J. Small. She lived in Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States for about 30 years. She died on 7 March 1927, in Charleston, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 85.

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John J. Small
Helen Rachel Mcinnes
Joseph J Small
Sarah Isabella Small
Louisa Small

Sources (11)

  • Helen R Cunningham in household of Tycho L Reeustzuna, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Helen Rachael Cunningham, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"
  • Mrs Helen R in entry for Mrs Sarah I Small Martin and Mrs A Mcl Martin, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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Children (3)

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World Events (8)


Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


Age 19

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.


Age 24

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of McInnis .

History: This is the name of a Highland Scottish clan claiming descent from Angus, brother of Fergus Mòr Mac Earca, legendary king of Dal Riata in the 6th century. Their traditional family seat was at Kinlochaline Castle in Morvern.

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

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