Evaline McLean

25 December 1805–19 July 1893 (Age 87)
Greencastle, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Evaline

When Evaline McLean was born on 25 December 1805, in Greencastle, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Steele McLean, was 35 and her mother, Elizabeth Kirk, was 24. She married Joseph Fisher on 16 November 1831, in Beaver, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 19 July 1893, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Fisher
Evaline McLean
Marriage: 16 November 1831
James Madison Fisher
Hellen Maria Fisher
Curtis G. Fisher
Elizabeth Jane Fisher
Thomas T. Fisher
Joseph Armstrong Fisher
Henry Charles Fisher
Reuhannah Fisher

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 November 1831Beaver, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital
    Age 7
    Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 25
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Eáin, ‘son of the servant (i.e. devotee) of (Saint) John’. Compare Irish McAloon and McGlone .History: This is the name of a major Scottish clan traditionally associated with the island of Mull, which claims descent from Gille Eáin na Tuaidh (‘Gillean of the Battleaxe’), who lived in the 13th century.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Autobiography of James Madison Fisher, Sr.

    The following autobiography was written by James Madison Fisher, Sr. in the year 1906, a year before his death, concerning his father's family. His parents, who were the first Fisher family to join t …

    Sources (68)

    • Elvira Fisher in household of Joseph Bruier, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Evaline Fisher, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Eveline Fisher in household of Joseph Fisher, "United States Census, 1860"

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