Archibald McKinnon

20 June 1837–18 April 1915 (Age 77)
Kilcalmonell and Kilberry, Argyll, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Archibald

When Archibald McKinnon was born on 20 June 1837, in Kilcalmonell and Kilberry, Argyll, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Donald McKinnon, was 48 and his mother, Mary MacLellan, was 43. He married Mary McKay on 9 August 1861, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1851 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 18 April 1915, in Randolph, Rich, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Randolph City Cemetery, Randolph, Rich, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Archibald McKinnon
Jane Brough
Marriage: 10 July 1879
Arthur Mckinnon
Nephi McKinnon
Jane McKinnon
Sarah Jane McKinnon Smith
William George McKinnon
Katherine Elizabeth McKinnon
Ernest Archibald McKinnon
Ada Prudence McKinnon
Phoebe McKinnon
Benjamin Richard McKinnon
Ray Baxter McKinnon

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 July 1879Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1838 · Jenners Department Store Opens its doors
    Age 1
    Jenners was founded by Charles Jenner as a department store for the community. The original building was destroyed by a fire in 1892 but, with a new design in mind, the store was reopened in 1895 with new features. It was named Harrods of the North after it was given Royal Warrant in 1911 and was visited by Queen Elizabeth II on its 150th anniversary. It was sold to the House of Fraser in 2005, which in 2008, made much needed improvements to the store.
    Age 6
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 26
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish:Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhionghuin, a patronymic from a Gaelic personal name meaning ‘fair born’ or ‘fair son’ (compare Kevin ).the name has also been ‘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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    Story Highlight

    Jane McKinnon

    Jane McKinnon McPhail Sister of Archibald McKinnon by Ada McKinnon Morgan (her niece) In the cemetery at Randolph, Rich County, Utah, stands a white marble shaft with the name of Jane McPhail Baxter c …

    Sources (63)

    • Archibald McKenny, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Archibald McKinnon in entry for John Paul McComb and Katherine Elizabeth McKinnon, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Archibald McKennon in entry for Sarah Smith, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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