John McFerren

27 December 1842–16 April 1910 (Age 67)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John McFerren was born on 27 December 1842, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Peter McFerren, was 30 and his mother, Nancy Kieffer, was 26. He married Susan Monn on 22 November 1866, in Waynesboro, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Quincy, Quincy Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States for about 60 years. He died on 16 April 1910, in Mont Alto, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Mount Zion Cemetery, Quincy, Quincy Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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John McFerren
Susan Monn
Marriage: 22 November 1866
Amanda Clara McFerren
Lydia McFerren
James McFerren
Jacob H. McFerren
Sarah McFerren

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 November 1866Waynesboro, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 4
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 21
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 21
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (northern): variant of McFerrin .

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

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    Sources (16)

    • John McFerren, "United States Census, 1870"
    • John McFeren, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"
    • John Mcferren in household of Peter Mcferren, "United States Census, 1850"

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