David William McCord

29 January 1891–3 August 1969 (Age 78)
Vincennes, Vincennes Township, Knox, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of David William

When David William McCord was born on 29 January 1891, in Vincennes, Vincennes Township, Knox, Indiana, United States, his father, Robert McCord Jr., was 35 and his mother, Anna Augusta Alexander, was 32. He married Lola Nelma Callender on 1 January 1918, in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 3 August 1969, at the age of 78, and was buried in Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

David William McCord
1891–1969
Lola Nelma Callender
1890–1993
Marriage: 1 January 1918
David Robert McCord
1919–1985
Ruth Eleanor McCord
1923–1988

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1918Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company
    Age 3
    Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
    1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
    Age 13
    St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 21
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (northern) and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuairt or Mac Cuarta, a name ostensibly meaning ‘son of journey’, but in origin a shortened form of Mac Mhuircheartaigh. See McCurdy and the unlenited form McMurtry .Irish (northern): variant of McCart .

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

    Possible Related Names

    McGirt
    McCourt
    McCurdy
    McGuirt
    McCort
    McWhirt

    Sources (12)

    • David W Mccord, "United States Census, 1930"
    • David W McCord, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"
    • David William Mccord, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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