George Alderson McClung

1806–19 December 1872 (Age 66)
Greenbrier, Virginia, United States

The Life of George Alderson

When George Alderson McClung was born in 1806, in Greenbrier, Virginia, United States, his father, James McClung, was 36 and his mother, Mary Alderson, was 19. He married Abigail Dickson Callison on 26 June 1832, in Mount Lookout, Nicholas, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Nicholas, Virginia, United States in 1860 and Wilderness District, Nicholas, West Virginia, United States in 1870. He died on 19 December 1872, in Nicholas, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Mount Lookout, Nicholas, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Alderson McClung
1806–1872
Abigail Dickson Callison
1810–1884
Marriage: 26 June 1832
Isaac Callison McClung
1833–1899
Mary Thomas Mcclung
1836–1908
George L. McClung
1837–1929
Margaret Catherine Mcclung
1841–1907
Samuel Roberts McClung
1843–1931
Sarah Jane McClung
1846–1928
Minerva E McClung
1847–1917
Nancy Ann Eliza McClung
1848–1941
Rebecca Henderson McClung
1853–1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 June 1832
Mount Lookout, Nicholas, West Virginia, United States
children

(9)

    Male1833–1899Male

    Mary Thomas Mcclung

    Female1836–1908Female

    George L. McClung

    Male1837–1929Male

    Female1841–1907Female

    Samuel Roberts McClung

    Male1843–1931Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 6

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 18

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Luinge ‘son of Lunge’, a personal name probably meaning ‘seafarer’, although the literal meaning is ‘ship’, from Latin navis longa.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George McClung, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Geo A Mc Clung, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George Mcclung, "United States Census, 1850"

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