Charles McCauley

28 December 1780–21 April 1829 (Age 48)
Orange, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Charles

When Charles McCauley was born on 28 December 1780, in Orange, North Carolina, United States, his father, William McCauley, was 42 and his mother, Catherine Johnston, was 30. He married Mary Willson on 2 October 1811, in Orange, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 21 April 1829, in Orange, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Orange, North Carolina, United States.

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Charles McCauley
Mary Willson
Marriage: 2 October 1811
Henry Crawford Mccauley
William McCauley
James W McCauley
Eliza( Beth) Mccauley
Sarah McCauley
Johnson Mc Cauley
Archibald McCauley
Mary Jane McCauley

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  • Marriage
    2 October 1811Orange, North Carolina, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1781 · The First Constitution
    Age 1
    Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
    1789 · Becomes 12th State
    Age 9
    On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 14
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (Dumbartonshire) and Irish (Westmeath): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Amhalghaidh ‘son of Amhalghadh’, a personal name of uncertain origin. The best known family of Mac Amhalghaidh is from Westmeath, and there were families called Mac Amhlaoibh in counties Cork and Fermanagh (a branch of the Maguires), as well as a family in southwest Scotland which has migrated to Ulster. Compare the Scottish form Macaulay .Scottish (Hebrides) and Irish (Fermanagh): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Amhlaoibh or Mac Amhlaidh ‘son of Olaf’, from Gaelic forms of the Old Norse personal name Áleifr, Óláfr (see Olafsen ). Compare McAuliffe .

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Chs Mccawley, "United States Census, 1820"
    • Charles McCauley, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
    • Legacy NFS Source: Charles McCauley - Published information: birth-name: Charles McCauley

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