Margaret McClure

November 1777–16 April 1855 (Age 77)
County Antrim, Ireland

The Life Summary of Margaret

When Margaret McClure was born in November 1777, in County Antrim, Ireland, her father, Robert McClure, was 22 and her mother, Elizabeth "Sebellah" Kennedy, was 13. She married James Galbraith in 1796, in Ireland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 16 April 1855, in Londonderry, Guernsey, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Londonderry, Guernsey, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Galbraith
1772–1850
Margaret McClure
1777–1855
Marriage: 1796
Isabella Galbraith
1799–1872
William Galbraith
1800–1861
Ann Galbraith
1802–1891
Rebecca Galbraith
1805–1871
Robert Galbraith
1807–1882
Catherine Galbraith
1810–1890
Elizabeth Galbraith
1813–1895
Sibella Galbraith
1815–1874
John Galbraith
1818–1904

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1796Ireland
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1781 · The First Constitution
    Age 4
    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.
    1783 · A Free America
    Age 6
    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
    1798
    Age 21
    Battle of Antrim.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Uidhir ‘son of Gille Odhar’, the ‘swarthy lad’. Compare Irish Mac Giolla Uidhir regularly Anglicized McAleer .

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

    Possible Related Names

    McCluer
    McAleer
    McLure

    Sources (3)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Margaret McClure - Published information: birth-name: Mary McClure
    • Margaret McClure Galbraith, "Find A Grave Index"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Margaret McClure - Published information: Cemetery record or headstone

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