Minnie Mae McGuire

29 November 1876–7 April 1958 (Age 81)
Norton, Kansas, United States

The Life of Minnie Mae

When Minnie Mae McGuire was born on 29 November 1876, in Norton, Kansas, United States, her father, Jesse McGuire, was 20 and her mother, Mary Melissa Swartz, was 16. She had at least 10 sons and 2 daughters with Joseph Edward Waymire. She lived in Dexter Township, Cowley, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Dexter, Cowley, Kansas, United States for about 30 years. She died on 7 April 1958, in Kansas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Dexter, Cowley, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Edward Waymire
1868–1947
Minnie Mae McGuire
1876–1958
Lester Franklin Waymire
1894–1964
Cecil Carl Waymire
1896–1947
Thomas Austin Waymire
1897–1974
Howard Alva Waymire
1899–1901
Emma Jean Waymire
1902–1982
James Everett Waymire
1903–1997
Homer Oliver Waymire
1905–1984
Olin W Waymire
1907–1981
Robert Clarence Waymire
1908–1994
Mary Hester Waymire
1914–1998
Floyd Edward Waymire
1916–1977
Warren Eugene Waymire Sr
1920–1996

Spouse and Children

children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Female1876–1958Female

    Willie McGuire

    Male1879–1880Male

    Bertie McGuire

    Male1881–1907Male

    Laura McGuire

    Female1883–1925Female

    Male1885–1948Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 1

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 22

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Uidhir ‘son of Odhar’, a byname meaning ‘sallow’. This was the name of the ruling family of Fermanagh from the 13th–17th centuries.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Minnie M Waymire in household of Joseph E Waymire, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Minnie M Waymire in household of J Edward Waymire, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Minnie Waymire in household of J E Waymire, "United States Census, 1930"

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