William Robert McCrory

13 July 1847–5 May 1927 (Age 79)
Liberty Township, Stoddard, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of William Robert

When William Robert McCrory was born on 13 July 1847, in Liberty Township, Stoddard, Missouri, United States, his father, James McCrory, was 17 and his mother, Mary Ann Bozarth, was 16. He married Zilpha Conn Winfrey on 26 July 1870, in Camden, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Glaze Township, Miller, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 5 May 1927, in Lebanon, Laclede, Missouri, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Sharp Cemetery, Auglaize Township, Camden, Missouri, United States.

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William Robert McCrory
Zilpha Conn Winfrey
Marriage: 26 July 1870
James Finas McCrory
Mary Elizabeth McCrory
John Stephen McCrory
Josiah L McCrory
William Z McCrory
Franklin Omer McCrory
Lola Elenor McCrory
Robert Burton McCrory
Fredrick Leroy McCrory
George Blaine McCrory
Edward Cephus McCrory
Stella McCrory
Della McCrory

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 July 1870Camden, Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 13
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 21
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ruaidhrí ‘son of Ruaidhrí’ (see Rorie ), a personal name derived from ruadh ‘red’ + ‘king’. There is possible influence from the Old Norse personal names Hróthrekr (see Roderick ) and Hróthgeirr (see Rogers 2), forms of which were used as Anglicized equivalents.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • William R Mccrory, "United States Census, 1900"
    • William A Mccrory in entry for Mary E Combs, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
    • William Mccrory in household of James Mccrory, "United States Census, 1850"

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