Mary Almeda McClellan

Brief Life History of Mary Almeda

When Mary Almeda McClellan was born on 11 May 1850, in Pigeon, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, William Carroll McClellan, was 21 and her mother, Almeda Day, was 18. She married Edward Alma Bagley on 17 September 1870, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Utah, Utah, United States in 1850 and Payson, Utah, Utah, United States in 1870. In 1880, at the age of 30, her occupation is listed as united states federal census in Greenwich, Piute, Utah, United States. She died on 27 October 1889, in Greenwich, Piute, Utah, United States, at the age of 39, and was buried in Koosharem Cemetery, Koosharem, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Edward Alma Bagley
Mary Almeda McClellan
Marriage: 17 September 1870
Mary Adelma Bagley
Edward Carroll Bagley
Julia Estella Bagley
Emma Retta Bagley
James Alvin Bagley
Cynthia Almeda Bagley
Rhoda Ann Bagley
George Alma Bagley
Cyrenius "Cy" Bagley
Mary Ellen Bagley

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  • Mary A Mclellan in household of Wm C Mclellan, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Almeda McClellan - Published information: birth: 11 May 1850; Pigeon, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
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1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


EARLIEST RECORDED MARKER Barbara Ann Wright BIRTH 1 Aug 1867 DEATH 31 Jan 1868 (aged 5 months) BURIAL Koosharem Cemetery Koosharem, Sevier County, Utah, USA PLOT 2-D-45 MEMORIAL ID 31679304 · View Source

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Fhaolain (Scottish) and Mac Giolla Fhaoláin (Irish) ‘son of the servant (i.e. devotee) of (Saint) Faolán’, a personal name representing a diminutive of faol ‘wolf’. See also McLellan , compare Whelan .

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

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Mary Almeda McClellan

Mary's father, William C McCellan, married Almeda Day after his return to Winter Quarters from serving in the Mormon Battalion. Mary was their first child. She was one month old (June 1850) when her p …

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