Thompson Virgus Kirkwood McNaughton

Male13 August 1851–23 August 1923

Brief Life History of Thompson Virgus Kirkwood

When Thompson Virgus Kirkwood McNaughton was born on 13 August 1851, in Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, James McNaughton, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth Barnes, was 26. He married Jane Elizabeth McDonald on 20 December 1874, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 23 August 1923, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Heber City Cemetery, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thompson Virgus Kirkwood McNaughton
Jane Elizabeth McDonald
Marriage: 20 December 1874
Jane Elizabeth McNaughton
Estella Sariah Mc Naughton
James MacNaughtan
Annie Viola McNaughton
Thomson D McNaughtan
William Donald McNaughtan
Verlia May McNaughtan
Hazel Doda McNaughton
Loda Renard McNaughtan
Elveria McNaughtan

Sources (26)

  • Thompson Mcnaughton, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Thompson Virgus Kirkwood McNaughtan - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Thompson Virgus Kirkwood McNaughtan
  • Tomson Mcnaughton, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 December 1874Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 8

    Historical Boundaries: 1859: Utah, Utah Territory, United States 1862: Wasatch, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Wasatch, Utah, United States


    Age 12

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 19

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Neachtain, a patronymic from the personal name Neachtan, a name of the god of water in Irish mythology, which is cognate with Latin Neptunus ‘Neptune’, the Roman sea-god. Neachtan was the name of an Irish saint, but in Ireland such names were not usually given to ordinary individuals and it appears that the surname originated in Scotland. Compare McCracken .

    History: The traditional form of this name as a Scottish clan name is MacNaughten. The clan is associated with a traditional seat at Dunderave Castle on Loch Fyne.

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

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