Cynthia Anne Roberts

Carrollton, Carroll, Georgia, United States

The Life of Cynthia Anne

When Cynthia Anne Roberts was born in 1851, in Carrollton, Carroll, Georgia, United States, her father, James Wilson Roberts, was 47 and her mother, Mary Ann Julia Powell, was 39. She married James Starling McRight in 1868, in Carroll, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Bowdon, Carroll, Georgia, United States in 1860 and District 1111, Carroll, Georgia, United States in 1880.

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James Starling McRight
Cynthia Anne Roberts
Marriage: 1868
David McRight
Abner McCright
Oscar Luther McCright
Felix McRight
Henry Milton McCright
Roxie McRight

Spouse and Children

Carroll, Georgia, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 10

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 31

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cyntha R Mccright in household of Starling A Mccright, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Cinthia Roberts in household of Wilson Roberts, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Roberts in entry for Henry Milton McCright, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

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