John McBroom

1786–22 February 1875 (Age 89)
Antrim, County Antrim, Ireland

The Life of John

John McBroom was born in 1786, in Antrim, County Antrim, Ireland as the son of McBroom and ?. He married Margaret Rooney from January 1811 to December 1811, in County Fermanagh, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Lisbon, St. Lawrence, New York, United States in 1830 and Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence, New York, United States for about 30 years. He died on 22 February 1875, in Heuvelton, Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Heuvelton, Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

John McBroom
1786–1875
Margaret Rooney
1782–1861
Marriage: from January 1811 to December 1811
John McBroom Jr
1812–1890
William McBroom
1814–1885
Rose McBroom
1816–1908
Ron Smith
1817–1908
Jane A McBroom
1819–1863
Elizabeth McBroom
1821–1890
Thomas McBroom
1823–1844
Samuel McBroom
1824–1908
Mary McBroom
1828–1865

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
from January 1811 to December 1811
County Fermanagh, Ireland
children

(9)

    John McBroom Jr

    Male1812–1890Male

    William McBroom

    Male1814–1885Male

    Rose McBroom

    Female1816–1908Female

    Ron Smith

    Male1817–1908Male

    Jane A McBroom

    Female1819–1863Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    McBroom

    MaleMale

    ?

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 11

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1798

Age 12

Battle of Antrim.
1812

Age 26

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

Scottish: probably a variant of MacBrayne, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Bhreitheamhan ‘son of the judge’, from breitheamh ‘judge’ ( see Brain ). In Ireland the same name was Anglicized as (Mc)Abraham.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John McBroom, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Mc Broom, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Mcbroom, "United States Census, 1830"

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