James Robert McClure

14 July 1870–1947 (Age 76)
Russell, Virginia, United States

The Life of James Robert

When James Robert McClure was born on 14 July 1870, in Russell, Virginia, United States, his father, William W McClure, was 32 and his mother, Louisa J. Compton, was 25. He married Maggie Dora Little on 24 November 1898, in Morgan, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Seven Hickory Township, Coles, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Fruitland Park, Lake, Florida, United States in 1930. He died in 1947, in Lake, Florida, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Shiloh Cemetery, Fruitland Park, Lake, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Robert McClure
Maggie Dora Little
Marriage: 24 November 1898
Charlie Chalmer McClure
Byron Francis McClure
Nettie Candith McClure
William Robert McClure
John Hildreth McClure

Spouse and Children

24 November 1898
Morgan, Kentucky, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William W McClure





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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Age 6

Historical Boundaries - 1876: Sumter, Florida, United States; 1887: Lake, Florida, United States
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 24

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish:1. Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Uidhir (Scottish), Mac Giolla Uidhir (Irish), probably ‘son of the sallow lad’. 2. Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Mac Gille Dheòradha , Irish Mac Giolla Dheóradha ‘son of the servant of the pilgrim’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James R Mcclure, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James R Mc Clure, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Robert Mcclure, "United States Census, 1900"

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