Ada McCormick

17 November 1854–September 1953 (Age 98)
Millsboro, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Ada

When Ada McCormick was born on 17 November 1854, in Millsboro, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Jacob Buttermore McCormick, was 37 and her mother, Elisabeth Phillips, was 34. She lived in Lewis, Virginia, United States in 1860. She died in September 1953, at the age of 98.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Buttermore McCormick
1816–
Elisabeth Phillips
1820–
John Boswell McCormick *
1838–1912
Harriet Alwilda McCormick
1857–
Oran Antonia McCormick *
1860–
Samuel McCormick
1842–
Isaac Newton McCormick
1843–1890
Mary Elisabeth McCormick
1846–1904
Catharine McCormick
1849–1924
Eliza Callore McCormick *
1852–
Ada McCormick
1854–1953
Newton Judson McCormick
1855–
Elizabeth Jane McCormick
1858–1894
Charles W McCormick *
1860–1929

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Buttermore McCormick

    Male1816–Male

    Female1820–Female

siblings

(12)

    John Boswell McCormick *

    Male1838–1912Male

    Samuel McCormick

    Male1842–Male

    Isaac Newton McCormick

    Male1843–1890Male

    Mary Elisabeth McCormick

    Female1846–1904Female

    Catharine McCormick

    Female1849–1924Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 7

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 27

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cormaic ‘son of Cormac’, a personal name composed of the elements corb ‘raven’ + mac ‘son’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Ada Mc Cormick in household of Jacob Mc Cormick, "United States Census, 1860"

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