John Adams McCord

June 1839–11 February 1931 (Age 91)
Fleming,Ky

The Life of John Adams

When John Adams McCord was born in June 1839, in Fleming, Kentucky, United States, his father, James McCord Jr., was 32 and his mother, Jean Boyd, was 27. He married Margaret Mary Stockdale on 30 January 1867. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 6, Fleming, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Magisterial District 6, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1930. He died on 11 February 1931, in Fairview, Fleming, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Elizaville, Fleming, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Adams McCord
1839–1931
Margaret Mary Stockdale
1849–1944
Marriage: 30 January 1867
Rebecca Jane McCord
1867–1949
Sarah Elizabeth McCord
1869–1938
Albert Sidney McCord
1872–
Zetta Albany McCord
1874–1940
Ida May McCord
1876–1957
Theodore Sanford McCord
1878–1925
Mattie McCord
1880–1905
Margaret Alice Mccord
1880–1923
Thomas Hargis McCord
1883–
Jefferson Redd McCord
1886–1960
Clarence E McCord
1888–1967
Henry Waterson McCord
1890–1978

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 January 1867
Fleming,Ky
children

(12)

    Female1867–1949Female

    Sarah Elizabeth McCord

    Female1869–1938Female

    Albert Sidney McCord

    Male1872–Male

    Zetta Albany McCord

    Female1874–1940Female

    Female1876–1957Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 11

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1863

Age 24

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuairt or Mac Cuarta, apparently meaning ‘son of a journey’, which Woulfe suggests may be a reduced form of Mac Muircheartaigh ( see McMurtry ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jno A McCord, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John E Mccord, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John A Mccord, "United States Census, 1910"

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