Maryan McElyea


Brief Life History of Maryan

When Maryan McElyea was born in 1860, in Johnson, Tennessee, United States, her father, Larkin Morris McElyea, was 54 and her mother, Catherine Tester, was 18. She lived in Tennessee, United States in 1870 and Civil District 4, Johnson, Tennessee, United States in 1910.

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Larkin Morris McElyea
Catherine Tester
Maryan McElyea
America McElyea
Nancy McNeary McElyea
Sabra Mcelyea
William S. McElyea
Alice Virginia McElyea
James Campbell McElyea
Jacob N McElyea
Andrew Jackson McElyea
Amanda V. McElyea
Millard Fillmore McElyea
M F McElyea

Sources (4)

  • Marran Mcelyea in household of Ollie Mcelyea, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Maryan Mc Elyea in household of Larkin Mc Elyea, "United States Census, 1880"

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Siblings (12)

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World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 2

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.


Age 3

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

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 36

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Irish: perhaps an altered form of McElwee .

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

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