John Gray McQuarrie

Male10 October 1867–30 May 1962

Brief Life History of John Gray

When John Gray McQuarrie was born on 10 October 1867, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, his father, Hector McQuarrie, was 33 and his mother, Agnes Gray, was 32. He married Margaret Seegmiller on 2 December 1887, in St. George Utah Temple, St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1950. He died on 30 May 1962, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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John Gray McQuarrie
Margaret Seegmiller
Marriage: 2 December 1887
Daniel Seegmiller McQuarrie
Dr John Gray McQuarrie
Paul Seegmiller McQuarrie
Zelila McQuarrie
Lamond Seegmiller McQuarrie
Dr Edward Snow McQuarrie MD
Alice McQuarrie
Irwin Bruce McQuarrie
Harlow Brooks McQuarrie
Artemisia McQuarrie
Magdalene McQuarrie

Sources (49)

  • John G McQuarrie, "United States 1950 Census"
  • John Gray Mcquarrie, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
  • John Gray Mcquarrie, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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  • Marriage
    2 December 1887St. George Utah Temple, St. George, Washington, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 1

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    1876 · St. George Tabernacle

    Age 9

    In 1876, the St. George Tabernacle was built. It was originally used for hosting church services and court hearings. Now it is used mainly for public events.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 29

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Guaire, a patronymic from a Gaelic personal name meaning ‘proud, noble’.

    History: This is the name of a small Scottish clan associated in particular with the island of Ulva.

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

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    John Gray McQuarrie, Sr.: Life Story

    Life Story Written by John Gray McQuarrie, Sr. 1867-1962 I was born in St. George, Utah, October 10, 1867. Just the date of birth would be rather unimportant were it not for the fact that I stepped o …

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