James Edward McCarron

26 December 1895–2 November 1985 (Age 89)
East Liverpool, Columbiana, Ohio, United States

The Life of James Edward

When James Edward McCarron was born on 26 December 1895, in East Liverpool, Columbiana, Ohio, United States, his father, James D McCarron, was 36 and his mother, Cora Belle Smith, was 27. He married Julia Ethel Dugan on 7 September 1918, in New Cumberland, Hancock, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Columbiana, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. He died on 2 November 1985, in Jefferson, Ohio, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Steubenville Township, Jefferson, Ohio, United States.

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James Edward McCarron
Julia Ethel Dugan
Marriage: 7 September 1918
Irene L McCarron

Spouse and Children

7 September 1918
New Cumberland, Hancock, West Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James D McCarron


    Cora Belle Smith




    Mary McCarron



    Catherine McCarron


    Annie McCarron


    Alice C McCarron


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 3

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 24

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Irish:1. Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cearáin , a form of Mac Ciaráin ‘son of Ciarán’, a personal name meaning ‘little dark one’, often Anglicized as Kieran. 2. Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Carrghamhna ‘son of Corrghamhain’, a personal name composed of the elements corr ‘sharp’ + gamhain ‘calf’ (young bull).

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Mccarron, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James Mccarron, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James E Mccarron, "United States Census, 1940"

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