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Susan Mary McNair[1]

Female 1809 - 1898


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  • Born  23 Nov 1809  Washington, Beaufort County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Female 
    Residence  1893  Warren County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Purchased house in Warren County, North Carolina from Mr. W.T. Johnson. 
    Died  24 Apr 1898  Warrenton, Warren County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Buried  Petersburg, Petersburg City, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I14  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  William Tannahill, Schenactedy, Schenectady County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1844, Cuba Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Married  04 Jan 1832  Hope Lodge, dgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Children 
    >1. Alice Tannahill,   b. Apr 1834, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth "Eliza" Harvey Tannahill,   b. 27 Apr 1838, Hope Lodge, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1929, Warrenton, Warren County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Robert Tannahill,   b. 12 Nov 1832, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1883, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Isabelle Tannahill,   b. 14 Oct 1836, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Feb 1907
     5. Edmund D. Tannahill,   b. 28 Jul 1841, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Apr 1874
     6. William T. Tannahill,   b. 29 Oct 1843, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1890, Englewood, Bergen County, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
    Documents
    1860 VA Slave Census: Robert Tannahill (Head)
    1860 VA Slave Census: Robert Tannahill (Head)
    Location: Dinwiddie County, Petersburg City, Virginia

    Robert Tannahill owns 5 slaves:
    1 - 50, B, F
    2 - 22, B, F
    3 - 1, B, F
    4 - 7, B, M
    5 - 19, Mulatto, F

    1 Slave House
    Last Modified  11 May 2009 
    Family ID  F3  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    1860 VA Census: Robert Tannahill (Head)
    1860 VA Census: Robert Tannahill (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 2 Aug 1860
    Page: 286
    Location: Centre Ward, Petersburg Independent City, Virginia

    Dwelling #2815
    1. Robert Tannahill - age 27, can't read occupation, personal real estate $10,000, born in NC
    2. Susan M. - age 50
    3. Eliza H. - age 22
    4. Edmund D. - age 19
    5. William T. - age 17

    Headstones
    Headstone: Susan MacNair Tannahill
    Headstone: Susan MacNair Tannahill

    Histories
    Will of Edmund D. MacNair, probated Feb 1843
    Will of Edmund D. MacNair, probated Feb 1843
    As published in Abstracts of Wills of Edgecombe County, 1732-1919 by David B. Gammon
    Sketch of Mrs. Susan Tannahill
    Sketch of Mrs. Susan Tannahill
    As published in Sketches of Old Warrenton, Lizzie Montgomery Wilson, (Edwards & Broughton printing company, 1924.), http://www.ncgenweb.us/ncwarren/warrenton/chap26.htm

  • Notes  Died:
    • tombstone has death as 25 April.

  • Sources 
    1. [S16] 1860 VA Census: Petersburg Independent City, US Census Bureau, (The Generations Network, Inc.).

    2. [S15] McNair, McNear, and McNeir Genealogies, Supplement 1928, James Birtley McNair, (Chicago, 1929).

    3. [S12] Sketches of Old Warrenton, Lizzie Montgomery Wilson, (Edwards & Broughton printing company, 1924.), http://www.rootsweb.com/~ncwarren/warrenton/toc.ht., Ch. 26.

    4. [S30] FindAGrave.

    5. [S12] Sketches of Old Warrenton, Lizzie Montgomery Wilson, (Edwards & Broughton printing company, 1924.), http://www.rootsweb.com/~ncwarren/warrenton/toc.ht., Ch. 26.
      Provides numerous details about the family.

    6. [S6] Abstracts of Wills of Edgecombe County, 1732-1910, David B. Gammon, pg. 64.
      Record #269, her father's will, states they are married.

    7. [S7] NC Marriage Collection, 1741-2004, (The Generations Network, Inc.).
      Provides date of marriage and county.

    8. [S11] Marriages of Early Edgecombe County North Carolina, Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, (Dixie Letter Service), pg. 152, 254.
      Provides marriage date.

    9. [S12] Sketches of Old Warrenton, Lizzie Montgomery Wilson, (Edwards & Broughton printing company, 1924.), http://www.rootsweb.com/~ncwarren/warrenton/toc.ht., Ch. 26.
      States they were married.

    10. [S31] Edgecombe County, North Carolina Vital Records, 1720-1880. Ancestry. http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4990.