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William Tannahill McNair[1]

Male 1833 - 1912


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  • Born  29 Dec 1833  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Graduation  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with Doctor of Medicine. 
    Died  07 Jun 1912  Emporia, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried  Shiloh, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID  I58  McNair
    Last Modified  23 Oct 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 1  Hattie Dunn,   b. 17 Mar 1846,   d. 03 Oct 1868 
    Married  1866  Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7, 8
    Last Modified  11 May 2009 
    Family ID  F23  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Fannie Land,   b. abt. 1845, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Oct 1914, Emporia, Greensville County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Married  Y  [10
    Children 
     1. Hattie McNair
     2. John McNair
     3. William McNair
     4. Hugh McNair,   b. abt. 1873, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Oct 1897, Jarrett, Greensville County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Robert Tannahill McNair,   b. 16 Nov 1878, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  28 Mar 2007 
    Family ID  F24  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    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
    1880 NC Census: William & Fannie McNair
    1880 NC Census: William & Fannie McNair
    Enumeration Date: 22 Jun 1880
    Enumeration District: 29
    Page: 20
    Location: Walnut Creek, Edgecombe County, North Carolina

    Dwelling #198
    1. William McNair - Head, age 46, farmer and doctor, born in NC
    2. Fannie - wife, age 42
    3. Hugh - son, age 7
    4. Robt - son, age 1

    Link to full image.

    Headstones
    Dr. William Tannahill MacNair is buried in MacNair Graveyard.
    Dr. William Tannahill MacNair is buried in MacNair Graveyard.

  • Notes  Born:

  • Sources 
    1. [S21] 1880 NC Census: Edgecombe County (Walnut Creek), (Ancestry.com).

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

    3. [S9] Tombstone and Census Records of Early Edgecome, Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, (Dixie Letter Service), pg. 79.
      provides birth date.

    4. [S15] McNair, McNear, and McNeir Genealogies, Supplement 1928, James Birtley McNair, (Chicago, 1929).
      provides date of death as 11 Jun 1912

    5. [S9] Tombstone and Census Records of Early Edgecome, Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, (Dixie Letter Service), pg. 79.
      provides date of death as 7 Jun 1912.

    6. [S9] Tombstone and Census Records of Early Edgecome, Ruth Smith Williams and Margarette Glenn Griffin, (Dixie Letter Service), pg. 79.
      Is buried in MacNair Graveyard.

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

    8. [S31] Edgecombe County, North Carolina Vital Records, 1720-1880. Ancestry. http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4990.
      has marriage date as 19 Jan 1865

    9. [S15] McNair, McNear, and McNeir Genealogies, Supplement 1928, James Birtley McNair, (Chicago, 1929).
      Provides names of children.

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