John McVay

1787–1801 (Age 14)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John

When John McVay was born in 1787, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John McVay, was 36 and his mother, Mary "Molly" Bumpass, was 28. He died in 1801, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 14.

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John McVay
Mary "Molly" Bumpass
David McVay
Piety Molly McVay
Rebekah L McVay
David McVay
John McVay
Jeanette McVay
Joseph McVay
Hugh McVay

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World Events (3)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

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The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1787 · Second State to Ratify U.S. Constitution

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On December 12, 1787, Pennsylvania ratified the U.S. Constitution.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

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The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of McVey .

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

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  • Person. Probate Records Mar 1833 page 157
  • Person. Probate Records Mar 1833 page 157
  • Person. Probate Records Mar 1843

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