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Solomon Demosthenes McNair[1]

Male 1887 - 1959


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  • Born  7 Aug 1887  Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Died  6 Feb 1959  Martin County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried  Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I740  Main
    Last Modified  7 Dec 2008 

    Father  Rufus Tannahill McNair, Sr.,   b. 11 Jun 1823, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1910 
    Mother  Mariah Wimberly,   b. c. 1843, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1903 
    Married  1856 
    Family ID  F260  Group Sheet

    Family  Frances Ruffin,   b. 6 Feb 1887, Martin County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1936, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1908 
    Children 
     1. Leroy McNair,   b. 11 Sep 1909, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 2003, Hampton, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. H.W. McNair
    >3. Shelton E. McNair,   b. abt. 1913, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1974 , Brooklyn, Kings County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mabel Loglen McNair,   b. 27 Oct 1915, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1973
     5. Annie Mariah McNair,   b. 27 Jan 1918, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. Jesse Lee McNair,   b. 06 Nov 1921, Falkland, Pitt County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Feb 1964
    >7. Leland McNair,   b. abt. 1924, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 2005, Oakland, Alameda County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Geneva McNair,   b. 17 Jun 1927, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Dec 2003, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  2 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F272  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1900 Census: Rufus McNair (Head)
    1900 Census: Rufus McNair (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 18 Jan 1900
    Enumeration District: 95
    Sheet: 10B
    Location: Plymouth, Washington County, NC

    1) Rufus McNear - Head, age 74, b. Oct 1825, married 23 yrs, farmer.
    2) Mariah - Wife, age 60, b. May 1849, married 23 yrs, mother of 22 children, 12 living.
    3) Sophia - Daughter, age 19, b. April 1881
    4) Solimon - Son, age 12, b. Aug 1887

    Owned farm, free of mortgage.
    All can read & write except Mariah.
    1910 Census - Plymouth (Washington County), NC
    1910 Census - Plymouth (Washington County), NC
    Rufus - Head - age 86 - widowed - farmer - owned and paid mortgage on farm.
    Solomon - son - age 22
    Frances - wife to Solomon - age 20
    Leroy - son to Solomon & Frances - age 8 months
    Sophia - daughter - age 26
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

    Histories
    WWI Draft Registration Card - Solomon McNair
    WWI Draft Registration Card - Solomon McNair
    dated June 1917

  • Notes 
    • first and middle names biblical in origin.

  • Sources 
    1. [S28] 1900 NC Census: Washington County (Plymouth-District 95).

    2. [S17] WW1 Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Ancestry).

    3. [S129] Solomon McNair Bible Record.

    4. [S9] Rufus McNair Cemetery , (Washington County Genealogical Society) (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S3] North Carolina Death Collection 1908-2004. Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com).