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William Henry McNair[1, 2]

Male 1870 - 1929


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  • Born  23 May 1870  Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender  Male 
    Died  9 March 1929  Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Cancer 
    Buried  11 March 1929  Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I772  Main
    Last Modified  28 May 2014 

    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  Annie Elizabeth Registers,   b. approx. 1885, Tyrell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown 
    Notes 
    • Will need to verify this list of children with records - does not match that in the McNair family reunion book.
    Children 
     1. William W. McNair,   b. approx. 1905, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown
     2. Mary E. McNair,   b. approx. 1907, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown
     3. Cora L. McNair,   b. approx. 1908, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown
     4. Herbert McNair,   b. approx. 1910, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1929, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Hazel Viola McNair,   b. 13 Aug 1911, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1986, Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Andrew A. McNair,   b. 12 Mar 1912, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1978, Trenton, Mercer County, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. James Henry McNair,   b. 14 Dec 1914, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown
     8. Joseph M. McNair,   b. approx. 1916, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown
     9. Ellen Louise McNair,   b. 15 Dec 1917, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown
    >10. Carrie Lucille McNair,   b. 23 Sept 1919, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 2004, Newark, New Castle, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. G.".M. McNair
     12. V.O. McNair
     13. L.W. McNair
     14. L. McNair
    Last Modified  19 Feb 2006 
    Family ID  F279  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1870 Census: Rufus McNair (Head)
    1870 Census: Rufus McNair (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 8 Jun 1870
    Page: 46
    Location: Tarboro, Edgecombe County, NC

    Family #284
    1) Rufus - Head, age 46
    2) Maria - age 26
    3) Austin - age 18
    4) Sterling - age 17
    5) Christopher - age 12
    6) Barnes (?) - age 8
    7) Rufus - age 6
    8) Drew - age 4
    9) Shadrick - age 2
    10) William - age 1 month

    Note: The family lives next door to a white Robert Wimberly with personal property and real estate worth $13,000. I suspect this he is of the family that owned Maria.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    1900 Census - Plymouth (Washington Co.), NC
    1900 Census - Plymouth (Washington Co.), NC
    William H. McNair - Head - b. May 1870 - age 30 - salesman and he lived next to several other salesman.
    1910 Census - Plymouth (Washington Co.), NC
    1910 Census - Plymouth (Washington Co.), NC
    William H - head - age 39 - married 7 years - owned farm and paid mortgage
    Annie E - wife - age 25 - mother of 6, 4 still living
    Willis W - son - age 5
    Mary E - daughter - age 3
    Cora L - daughter - age 2
    Herbert - son - age 4 months
    1920 Census - Plymouth (Washington Co.), NC
    1920 Census - Plymouth (Washington Co.), NC
    William - head - age 45
    Annie - wife - age 38
    Willis - son - age 15
    Mary - daughter - age 12
    Cora E - daughter - age 10
    Herbert - son - age 9
    Andrew - son - age 6
    Joseph H - son - age 4
    Ellen - daughter - age 3
    Carrie L - daughter - age 5 months

    Histories
    Death Certificate - William H. McNair
    Death Certificate - William H. McNair

  • Sources 
    1. [S27] 1880 NC Census: Edgecombe County (Tarboro).

    2. [S185] 1870 US Census.
      1870 United State Census, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina; Roll: M593_1136; Page: 215; Image: 431, Family 333, Dwelling 284; June 8, 1870. Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003. Original data: 1870.

    3. [S129] Solomon McNair Bible Record.

    4. [S9] Rufus McNair Cemetery , (Washington County Genealogical Society) (Reliability: 2).
      Not found in book, but death certificate lists McNair Cemetery as place of internment.