Mary Jane McRae

5 October 1866–12 May 1953 (Age 86)
Anson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane McRae was born on 5 October 1866, in Anson, North Carolina, United States, her father, Dixon M McRae, was 28 and her mother, Charlotte Cottingham, was 24. She married Murdock Franklin Horne on 26 August 1886, in Morven, Anson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She lived in Wolf Pit Township, Richmond, North Carolina, United States in 1870 and Mineral Springs Township, Richmond, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. She died on 12 May 1953, in Ellerbe, Richmond, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Ellerbe, Richmond, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Murdock Franklin Horne
1852–1930
Mary Jane McRae
1866–1953
Marriage: 26 August 1886
Mr. Horne
1887–
Horne
1891–
Clydie Horne
1889–1983
Edna Horne
1894–1966
Pearl
1897–1994
Mary Gertrude Lewis
1901–1972

Spouse and Children

    Murdock Franklin Horne

    Male1852–1930Male

    Female1866–1953Female

MARRIAGE
26 August 1886
Morven, Anson, North Carolina, United States
children

(6)

    Mr. Horne

    Male1887–Male

    Clydie Horne

    Female1889–1983Female

    Horne

    Female1891–Female

    Female1894–1966Female

    Pearl

    Female1897–1994Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Dixon M McRae

    Male1838–1915Male

    Charlotte Cottingham

    Female1841–1911Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 11

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

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: Anglicized form of a patronymic from the Gaelic personal name Macraith, meaning ‘son of grace’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Jane Horne in household of Clydie Statts, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary J McRae in household of Dixon D McRae, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary J Horne in household of Murdock F Horne, "United States Census, 1910"

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