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Dr. Augustus Harvey MacNair

Dr. Augustus Harvey MacNair[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1819 - 1882

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  • Title  Dr. 
    Born  22 Dec 1819  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Gender  Male 
    Died  05 Apr 1882  [7
    Buried  Shiloh, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID  I1  McNair
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2008 

    Father  Edmund Duncan McNair, Sr.,   b. 16 Jun 1777, Hillsboro, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Dec 1842 
    Mother  Elizabeth "Eliza" Baker Harvey,   b. abt. 1782, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1874 
    Married  14 Dec 1808  Washington, Beaufort County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Mary Penelope Halsey,   b. 19 Dec 1831,   d. 02 Aug 1851, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Married  After 1850  [10, 11
    Children 
     1. Baby MacNair,   b. 1851,   d. 1851
    Last Modified  9 Feb 2008 
    Family ID  F19  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Anna Lawrence Horne,   b. 14 Jun 1832, Marianna, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1912, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1853  Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
     1. Mary Harvey MacNair,   b. 25 Dec 1855, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1933, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Thomas Alexander MacNair,   b. 17 Jul 1858, Tarboro, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1888, Jacksonville, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Whitmel Horne MacNair,   b. 27 May 1860, Tarboro, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1942, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Anna Blount MacNair,   b. 30 Jun 1864, Louisburg, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Apr 1958, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Edward Dudley MacNair,   b. 25 Jul 1865, Tarboro, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Oct 1941, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. Henry Bell MacNair,   b. 21 May 1868, Tarboro, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1957, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Ivey Foreman MacNair,   b. 22 Mar 1878, Tarboro, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  28 Mar 2007 
    Family ID  F2  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Dr. Augustus Harvey McNair
    Dr. Augustus Harvey McNair
    From Echoes of Edgecombe County by Monika S. Fleming, 1996.
    Solomon Pender House
    Solomon Pender House
    Once owned by Dr. Augustus McNair. Greek Revival house built around 1832 by Solomon Pender. Picture from Echoes of Edgecombe County: 1860-1940, pg. 46.

    Documents

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    1850 NC Census: E.B. McNair (Head)
    1850 NC Census: E.B. McNair (Head)
    Page: 7
    Location: Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina

    1. E.B. - Female, age 58, real estate value $10,000
    2. Ralph E. - Male, age 46, Merchant
    3. Thos. A. - Male, age 35, Merchant
    4. A.H. - Male, age 30, Physician
    5. P.D. - Female, age 21
    1860 NC Census: A H McNair (Head)
    1860 NC Census: A H McNair (Head)
    Page: 176
    Location: Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina

    Dwelling #1521
    1. A.H. - age 40, Physician, real estate value $7,000, personal estate value $30,000
    2. Anna L. - age 27, born in Florida
    3. Mary H. - age 4, born in NC
    4. Thos. A. - age 1, born in NC
    5. H.G. Morris - age 24, Druggist, born in NJ
    6. Wm. T? McNair -age 26, Physician, personal estate value $7,000
    1870 NC Census: A H McNair (Head)
    1870 NC Census: A H McNair (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 2 Jun 1870
    Page: 14
    Location: Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina

    Dwelling #94
    1. Augustus H. - age 50, Physician, Real estate value $5000, Personal estate value $10,000
    2. Anna L. - age 34
    3. Mary H. - age 14
    4. Thos. A. - age 12
    5. Whitmel H. - age 10
    6. Anna B. - age 7
    7. Edward D. - age 5
    8. Henry B. - age 2
    9. H? Smith - male, age 20, Clerk at Apothecary, born in Ohio
    10. John Hawks, male, age 16, Clerk at Apothecary, born in Virginia
    11. Sterling Jones, black male, age 27, Domestic Servant, born in NC
    12. Julia Jones, black female, age 17, Domestic Servant, born in NC
    13. L.L.? Haten? - male, age 21, Physician, Real estate value $1,000, Personal estate value $10,000
    14. Redding Pittman - male, age 30, Civil Engineer, born in INC
    15. John Sewell - male, age 14, apprentice, born in NC
    1880 NC Census: A H McNair (Head)
    1880 NC Census: A H McNair (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 17 Jun 1880
    Enumeration District: 58
    Page: 28
    Location: Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina

    Dwelling #258
    1. Dr. A H McNair - Head, age 60, Physician
    2. Anna L. - Wife, age 46, born in FL
    3. T A - son, age 21, Clerk in store
    4. W.H. - son, age 18, Clerk in store
    5. Anna B - daughter, age 15
    6. E.D. - son, age 13
    7. Evey F. - son, 9
    8. R.E - Brother, age 75
    9. Mary ? - white female, age 35 - Seamstress

    Headstones
    Headstone: Augustus Harvey MacNair
    Headstone: Augustus Harvey MacNair

  • Notes 
    • Was county physician for over 40 years. [6]
    • His sons opened the McNair Drug Company. [6]

    Born:
    • Born at Strabane Farm.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] 1850 NC Census: Edgecombe County (Tarboro), US Census Bureau, (The Generations Network, Inc.).

    2. [S2] 1860 NC Census: Edgecombe County (Tarboro), US Census Bureau, (The Generations Network, Inc.).

    3. [S3] 1870 NC Census: Edgecombe County (Tarboro), US Census Bureau, (The Generations Network, Inc.).

    4. [S4] 1880 NC Census: Edgecombe County (Tarboro), US Census Bureau, (The Generations Network, Inc.).

    5. [S9] Tombstone and Census Records of Early Edgecome, Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, (Dixie Letter Service), pg. 78.
      Provides birth date (but he is not son of Augustus & Susanna)

    6. [S24] Echoes of Edgecombe County: 1860-1940, Fleming, Monika S., (Acadia Publishing, 1996.), http://tinyurl.com/2w78m4., 46.

    7. [S9] Tombstone and Census Records of Early Edgecome, Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, (Dixie Letter Service), pg. 78.
      Provides death date.

    8. [S9] Tombstone and Census Records of Early Edgecome, Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, (Dixie Letter Service), pg. 78.
      States he is buried in MacNair Graveyard.

    9. [S9] Tombstone and Census Records of Early Edgecome, Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, (Dixie Letter Service), pg. 21.
      States infant son is buried with them.

    10. [S15] McNair, McNear, and McNeir Genealogies, Supplement 1928, James Birtley McNair, (Chicago, 1929).
      States they were married.

    11. [S9] Tombstone and Census Records of Early Edgecome, Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, (Dixie Letter Service), pg. 21.
      States they were married.

    12. [S15] McNair, McNear, and McNeir Genealogies, Supplement 1928, James Birtley McNair, (Chicago, 1929).
      Provides year and place of marriage.