Wilson Lumpkin McMillan

Brief Life History of Wilson Lumpkin

When Wilson Lumpkin McMillan was born on 20 May 1833, in Mulberry, Jackson, Georgia, United States, his father, Peter Edward McMillan, was 41 and his mother, Sarah M Kerbow, was 35. He married Mary Mansfield Brown in 1853, in Fulton, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Calhoun, Alabama, United States in 1860. He died on 28 August 1880, at the age of 47, and was buried in Jasper, Pickens, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilson Lumpkin McMillan
1833–1880
Mary Mansfield Brown
1834–1919
Marriage: 1853
Emily Adeline McMillan
1854–1924
Franklin Lamar McMillan
1856–1954
Margaret Ann McMillan
1859–1890
Martha Virginia McMillan
1862–1929
James M McMillan
1868–
Joseph Warren McMillan
1870–1954
Arthur Lumpkin McMillan
1873–1953
Etta Lozenia McMillan
1876–1940

Sources (9)

  • Wilson L Mc Milon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Wilson L. Mc Millin, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"
  • Wilson Lumpkin McMillan, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

1838

Historical Boundaries: 1838: Jackson, Georgia, United States 1914: Barrow, Georgia, United States

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Maoláin, a patronymic from the byname Maolán, a diminutive of maol ‘bald, tonsured’. In Scotland the usual form is Macmillan . Compare the Irish Anglicized form McMullan and Mullen 1.

History: This is the name of a Scottish clan traditionally associated with lands in Knapdale, Argyll. Tradition has it that they are descended from a married priest or tonsured lay abbot called Gille Chriosd (‘servant of Christ’), who lived in the 12th century.

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

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