Clara M Magee

3 April 1839–23 May 1923 (Age 84)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Clara M

When Clara M Magee was born on 3 April 1839, in Virginia, United States, her father, James Magee, was 29 and her mother, Zephia T Magee, was 33. She married Samuel H. Jones on 9 July 1884, in Petersburg, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Petersburg, Dinwiddie, Virginia, United States in 1880. She died on 23 May 1923, at the age of 84, and was buried in Petersburg, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel H. Jones
1819–
Clara M Magee
1839–1923
Marriage: 9 July 1884
Joseph Julian Magee
1882–1960
William Jones
1889–1949

Spouse and Children

    Samuel H. Jones

    Male1819–Male

    Female1839–1923Female

MARRIAGE
9 July 1884
Petersburg, Virginia, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    James Magee

    Male1810–Male

    Female1806–Female

siblings

(4)

    Rebecca S. Magee

    Female1833–Female

    Clara M Magee

    Female1839–1923Female

    Mary Ann Magee

    Female1839–1895Female

    Male1852–1893Male

World Events (8)

1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 5

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 22

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodha ( see McGee ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clara Jones, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Clara M Magae in household of Thos C Jones, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clara M. Magee Jones, "Find A Grave Index"

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