Thomas Williams McFate

3 September 1833–31 March 1906 (Age 72)
Mahoning Township, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Thomas Williams

When Thomas Williams McFate was born on 3 September 1833, in Mahoning Township, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James McLean McFate, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Williams, was 32. He married Sara Frances Dorrity on 10 March 1853. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 31 March 1906, in Eureka, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Eureka, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Williams McFate
1833–1906
Sara Frances Dorrity
1838–1877
Marriage: 10 March 1853
Thomas William McFate Jr
1855–1931
Charles Smiley McFate
1856–1856
Mary Ellen McFate
1857–1936
Albert Edwin McFate
1859–1879
Lulu Frances McFate
1862–1866
James Oscar Mcfate
1864–
Laura Rowena Mc Fate
1867–1948
John Horace McFate
1870–1914
Elizabeth Diana McFate
1872–1900
Lewis Dennis McFate
1875–1884

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 March 1853
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 3
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1846
    Age 13
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1863
    Age 30
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Phaid, a patronymicfrom a pet form of the Gaelic form of the personal name Patrick .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Patrick

    Sources (24)

    • Thomas McFate in entry for Thomas William McFate, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • 1900 - Thomas Mcfate, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Wm Mcfate in entry for Mary Ellen Fawcett, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"

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