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Hugh McNair[1, 2]

Male 1826 - 1871


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  • Born  28 May 1826  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender  Male 
    Died  01 Sep 1871  Washington, Beaufort County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID  I56  McNair
    Last Modified  30 Mar 2007 

    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  Margaret Anna Baker,   b. 1839, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Married  16 Mar 1859  Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8
    Children 
     1. Pauline McNair,   b. abt. 1860, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Julia Baker McNair,   b. 1863, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Laura Baker McNair,   b. abt. 1865, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Documents
    1860 NC Slave Schedule: Hugh McNair (Slave Holder)
    1860 NC Slave Schedule: Hugh McNair (Slave Holder)
    Page: 51

    Hugh McNair lists seven slaves:
    1) B,F, age 16 (born circa 1844)
    2) B,F, age 35 (born circa 1825)
    3) B, M, age 17 (born circa 1843)
    4) B,M, age 38 (born circa 1822)
    5) B,M, age 41 (born circa 1819)- owned by R. Tannahill of Virginia
    6) B,M, age 60 (born circa 1800) - owned by E D McNair of Virginia
    7) B, M, age 39 (born circa 1821) - owned by T A McNair of Virginia.

    2 Slave Houses
    Last Modified  11 May 2009 
    Family ID  F20  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    1860 NC Census: Hugh McNair (Head)
    1860 NC Census: Hugh McNair (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 21 Jun 1860
    Page: 74
    Location: Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina

    Dwelling #618
    1. Hugh - age 36, Merchant, Real estate value $4,000, Personal estate value $15,000
    2. Margaret - age 20, born in NC
    3. Pauline - age 3 months, born in NC
    1870 NC Census: Hugh MacNair (Head)
    1870 NC Census: Hugh MacNair (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 11 Jun 1870
    Page: 63
    Location: Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina

    Dwelling #426
    1. Hugh - age 44, some type of dealer, real estate $4,000, personal estate $500
    2. Margaret A - age 30
    3. Julia - age 7
    4. Laura - age 5

  • Notes  Born:
    • Born at Hope Lodge Farm

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

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

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

    4. [S11] Marriages of Early Edgecombe County North Carolina, Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, (Dixie Letter Service).
      Provides names of daughters.

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

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

    7. [S19] Petersburg Pulic Library Newspaper Index, 17797-1877, (http://ajax.lva.lib.va.us/F/?func=file&file_name=find-b-clas68&local_base=clas68).
      Notice of marriage appeared in March 21, 1859 issue of the Daily Express (Page 2, Col. 3)

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