James M. McQuinn

1820–1880 (Age 60)
Floyd, Kentucky, United States

The Life of James M.

When James M. McQuinn was born about 1820, in Floyd, Kentucky, United States, his father, Alexander McQuinn, was 32 and his mother, Levisa McKinney, was 22. He married Margaret Stacy on 15 May 1848, in Morgan, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Morgan, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1880, in Wolfe, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 60.

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James M. McQuinn
Margaret Stacy
Marriage: 15 May 1848
John A McQuinn
Julia Ann McQuinn
Francis A McQuinn
Rose A McQuinn
Charles A McQuinn
James R Mcquinn
Nancy C. McQuinn
Lucinda McQuinn
Hercamis McQuinn
Martha McQuinn
Daniel Mason McQuinn
Alex Harland Mc Quinn

Spouse and Children

15 May 1848
Morgan, Kentucky, United States


+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Alexander McQuinn


    Levisa McKinney




    Haneyetta McQuinn



    Nancy Bowlin McQuinn


    Manerva McQuinn


    Frances McQuinn


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 0

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 10

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 16

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.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuinn ‘son of Conn’ ( see Conn ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • James M Mcguin, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James M McQinn, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Mc Quinn, "United States Census, 1860"

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