John McCabe

Illinois, United States

The Life of John

When John McCabe was born in 1857, in Illinois, United States, his father, Charles John Mc Cabe, was 35 and his mother, Rose Ann Billmire, was 31. He married Ida May Thompson on 5 February 1885, in Ogle, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Iowa, United States in 1920 and Cedar Township, Cherokee, Iowa, United States in 1930.

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John McCabe
Ida May Thompson
Marriage: 5 February 1885
Patricia Francis McCabe
Clara Irene Mccabe
Blanche M. McCabe
Josie K McCabe

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    Ida May Thompson


5 February 1885
Ogle, Illinois, United States


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Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 33

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish (Cavan): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cába ‘son of Cába’, a nickname or personal name of uncertain origin.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Macabe, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Mc Kabe, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Mccabe in household of Irl E Gilbert, "United States Census, 1930"

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