James B. McNair

1857–1902 (Age 44)
Iowa, United States

The Life of James B.

When James B. McNair was born in December 1857, in Iowa, United States, his father, Amos McNair, was 43 and his mother, Charlotte Feaster, was 41. He lived in Madison, Iowa, United States in 1905 and Webster, Madison, Iowa, United States in 1910. He died on 25 August 1902, in Blair, Washington, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Blair, Washington, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amos McNair
1814–
Charlotte Feaster
1816–1899
Isabelle McNair
1836–1909
Lyman McNair
1839–1862
Hiram McNair
1844–1918
Styles McNair
1848–
William Franklin McNair
1851–1903
Henry McNair
1855–
James B. McNair
1857–1902

Parents and Siblings

    Male1814–Male

    Charlotte Feaster

    Female1816–1899Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867

Age 10

Nebraska is the 37th state.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 13

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Scottish:1. Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Iain Uidhir ‘son of sallow John’. This form is associated mainly with Ross-shire. 2. Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Oighre ‘son of the heir’. This form is associated mainly with Perthshire. 3. Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Mhaoir ‘son of the steward or keeper’. The same name in Ireland was commonly Anglicized as Weir .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jas B Mc Nair in household of Amos Mc Nair, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James B Mcnair, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James B Mcnair, "Iowa State Census, 1905"

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