Fred Vernon McKinnon

18 November 1890–19 June 1979 (Age 88)
Union, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Fred Vernon

When Fred Vernon McKinnon was born on 18 November 1890, in Union, Arkansas, United States, his father, Buck Monroe McKinnon, was 27 and his mother, Susan Idel Goza, was 18. He married Claudie A. Barker on 1 December 1912, in Union, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Wesson, Union, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 19 June 1979, in El Dorado, Union, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, Norphlet, Union, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fred Vernon McKinnon
Claudie A. Barker
Marriage: 1 December 1912
Lawrence Merrell McKinnon
Dorothy Marie Mckinnon
Chester Myles McKinnon
Louise McKinnon

Spouse and Children

1 December 1912
Union, Arkansas, United States


    Lawrence Merrell McKinnon



    Chester Myles McKinnon


    Louise McKinnon


Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 14

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 26

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhionghuin, a patronymic from a Gaelic personal name meaning ‘fair born’ or ‘fair son’. It is also translated as Love , and has been taken as being from Gaelic Mac Ionmhuinn ‘son of the beloved one’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Freod V McKinnon, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Fred V Mckinnon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Fred Vernon Mckinnon in entry for Marie Shrewsbury, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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