Vina Cain

1839–
Missouri, United States

The Life of Vina

When Vina Cain was born in 1839, in Missouri, United States, her father, John Jesse Cain, was 34 and her mother, Nancy McCoy, was 36. She lived in Pacific, Franklin, Missouri, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

John Jesse Cain
1805–1850
Nancy McCoy
1803–1847
James Wesley Cain
1822–1890
Tempy Cain
1825–1932
Frances Cain
1826–
Mary Ann Cain
1827–1921
Joseph Cain
1827–1891
Mahala Cain
1833–
Elizabeth Cain
1835–
Caroline Cain
1840–1932
Daniel Cain
1830–1883
Mary Cain
1831–1891
William Cain
1835–1914
Sarah Margaret Cain
1836–1884
Jesse Cain
1837–
John Jesse Greenberry Cain
1838–1915
Vina Cain
1839–
Martha Cain
1841–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860

Age 21

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 31

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

1 Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Iain, patronymic from Iain, one of the Gaelic forms of John . This name is found in many other spellings, including Mccain , Kean , and Mckean . In some cases it may also be a variant of Coyne .2 English: variant spelling of Cane .3 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Caen in Calvados, France, named with the Gaulish elements catu ‘battle’ + magos ‘field’, ‘plain’.

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

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  • Vina Cain in household of John Cain, "United States Census, 1850"

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