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Ellenor McMahon1

F, b. circa 1848
     Ellenor was born circa 1848 at Texas.1 She was the daughter of John Brooks McMahon and Maria McKean.

Citations

  1. [S12] Microfilmed Census Records, Houston, Harris County, Texas.

James McMahon1

M, b. circa 1849
     James was born circa 1849 at Texas.1 He was the son of John Brooks McMahon and Maria McKean.

Citations

  1. [S12] Microfilmed Census Records, Houston, Harris County, Texas.

William Monroe Stewart1

M
     He married Melissa Diathea Jordan on 27 January 1842.2

Child of William Monroe Stewart and Melissa Diathea Jordan

Citations

  1. [S138] Wilson Web Page, online www.wimberley-tx.com/~rfwilson.
  2. [S404] GenCircles, online www.gencircles.com.

Melissa Diathea Jordan1

F, b. 22 November 1825, d. 10 May 1902
     Melissa Diathea Jordan was born on 22 November 1825 at Monroe County, Tennessee.2 She married William Monroe Stewart on 27 January 1842.3 Melissa Diathea Jordan died on 10 May 1902 at Comanche County, Texas, at age 76.2 She was buried at Pendergrass Cemetery, Comanche County.2

Child of Melissa Diathea Jordan and William Monroe Stewart

Citations

  1. [S138] Wilson Web Page, online www.wimberley-tx.com/~rfwilson.
  2. [S450] Margaret Waring and Samuel J C Waring, Comanche Co Cems I.
  3. [S404] GenCircles, online www.gencircles.com.

John McMachen1,2

M, b. circa 1723, d. 1789
     John was born circa 1723 at Ireland.3 He was the son of Col William McMachen and Elizabeth Blair?(Brooks?). John was the child of Col William McMachen when he immigrated before 1745 at Scotland from Scotland to Virginia. He married Isabella Barnes circa 1747 at Virginia.4 In Col William McMachen's will, John was named by William to handle his estate on 24 February 1749 at Frederick County, Virginia.5,6 He bought property from William Purris on 21 November 1753 at Augusta County, Virginia, 427 acres on Borden's grant (Page 493).7 He sold property to Capt Henry Heath on 1 December 1760 at Frederick County, Virginia, 300 acres on Red Bud Branch, Opechon (Book 6 - pg 183).8 He sold property to John Urick Spahr on 3 May 1761 at Frederick County, Virginia, 248 acres on Darby's spring (Book 6 - pg. 224).9 He sold property to John Urick Spahr on 3 May 1761 at Frederick County, Virginia, 70 acres (part of inheritance).9 He sold property to John Berry on 18 May 1762 at Augusta County, Virginia, 427 acres Borden's grant (page 243).10,11 He sold property to Benjamin Logan on 4 September 1765 at Augusta County, Virginia, 400 acres on north River of Shanandow (Page 244).12 He sold property to Joseph Steer on 5 March 1767 at Frederick County, Virginia, 195 acres on Opechon Creek (Book 11, pg 345).13 He sold property to an unknown person on 7 September 1774 at Frederick County, Virginia, 50 acres sold at Tryon County, North Carolina (willed by James Carter).14 He bought property from Rice Duncan on 10 April 1776 at Washington County, Tennessee, 640 acres on the head of Knob Creek (page 48-49).15 John served in the military circa 1776 as a Lieutenant.16 He bought property from Charles Roberson on 20 August 1777 at Washington County, Tennessee, 350 acres on Boons Creek & Indian Ridge (page 133-135).17 He bought property from Charles Roberson on 22 February 1778 at Washington County, Tennessee, 340 acres between 2 forks of Knob Creek (page 52-53).18 He sold property to John Blair(Brooks?) McMahon on 7 February 1789 at Washington County, Tennessee, 267 acres on Knob Creek (page 79-81).19 John died in 1789 at Knob Creek, Washington County, Tennessee, on his farm.4,16,20

Children of John McMachen and Isabella Barnes

Citations

  1. [S177] Loraine Bennett Rae, Washington Co, TN Deeds Vol 2.
  2. [S197] J Estelle Stewart King, Wills Frederick Co, VA.
  3. [S182] Peggy Shomo Joyner, N Neck Warrants 1747-1780 II.
  4. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  5. [S186] McMahon Will, online www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/va/frederic.htm.
  6. [S197] J Estelle Stewart King, Wills Frederick Co, VA, page 34.
  7. [S185] Lyman Chalkley, Scotch-Irish in VA III, page 318.
  8. [S184] Amelia Gilreath, Frederick Co, VA Deeds 1757-1763, page 52.
  9. [S184] Amelia Gilreath, Frederick Co, VA Deeds 1757-1763, page 55.
  10. [S61] Ancestry, online www.ancestry.com.
  11. [S185] Lyman Chalkley, Scotch-Irish in VA III, page 382.
  12. [S185] Lyman Chalkley, Scotch-Irish in VA III, Pagd 432.
  13. [S183] Amelia Gilreath, Frederick Co, VA Deeds 1763-1767.
  14. [S181] Cecil O'Dell, Pioneers Frederick Co, VA.
  15. [S178] Loraine Bennett Rae, Washington Co, TN Deeds Vol I.
  16. [S196] Virginia Daughters of the Revolution, VA DAR Roster 1890-1958.
  17. [S178] Loraine Bennett Rae, Washington Co, TN Deeds Vol I, page 28.
  18. [S178] Loraine Bennett Rae, Washington Co, TN Deeds Vol I, page 25.
  19. [S177] Loraine Bennett Rae, Washington Co, TN Deeds Vol 2, page 72.
  20. [S224] Watauga Association of Genealogists, Hist Washington Co, TN.

Isabella Barnes1

F, b. circa 1730
     Isabella was born circa 1730.1 She married John McMachen circa 1747 at Virginia.1

Children of Isabella Barnes and John McMachen

Citations

  1. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.

Rosannah McMahon1

F, b. 9 July 1751, d. circa 1788
     Rosannah was born on 9 July 1751.2 She was the daughter of John McMachen and Isabella Barnes. She married Samuel Fain on 16 June 1777.1 Rosannah died circa 1788.3

Child of Rosannah McMahon and Samuel Fain

Citations

  1. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  2. [S211] Barbara Rushing, "Samuel Doak McMahon," e-mail to Margaret Simpson.
  3. [S98] DAR National Society, DAR Patriot Index.

Samuel Fain1

M, b. 20 January 1753, d. 1794
     Samuel was born on 20 January 1753 at Ireland.2 He was the son of Nicholas Fain and Elizabeth Taylor. He married Rosannah McMahon on 16 June 1777.1 Samuel died in 1794 at Jefferson County, Tennessee.3

Child of Samuel Fain and Rosannah McMahon

Citations

  1. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  2. [S209] McMachen-McMahon, online pages.prodigy.com/creagg/homepage.htm.
  3. [S230] Fain Family, online www.home.earthlink.net/~debsezhi2u/database.

Nancy Agnes McMahon1

F, b. 16 August 1763, d. 18 March 1842
     Nancy was born on 16 August 1763 at Chester County, Pennsylvania.2 She was the daughter of John McMachen and Isabella Barnes. She married John Fain circa 1781.1 She married John Melchior Hammer III on 31 March 1795.3 Nancy died on 18 March 1842 at Washington County, Tennessee, at age 78.4

Children of Nancy Agnes McMahon and John Fain

Citations

  1. [S98] DAR National Society, DAR Patriot Index.
  2. [S211] Barbara Rushing, "Samuel Doak McMahon," e-mail to Margaret Simpson.
  3. [S404] GenCircles, online www.gencircles.com.
  4. [S209] McMachen-McMahon, online pages.prodigy.com/creagg/homepage.htm.

Sarah (Sallie) McMahon1

F, b. circa 1755, d. circa 1830
     Sarah was born circa 1755 at Frederick County, Virginia.1 She was the daughter of John McMachen and Isabella Barnes. She married William Fain circa 1781 at Chester County, Pennsylvania.1 Sarah died circa 1830 at Tennessee.2

Citations

  1. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  2. [S209] McMachen-McMahon, online pages.prodigy.com/creagg/homepage.htm.

William Fain1

M, b. 26 July 1757, d. 23 December 1815
     William was born on 26 July 1757 at Chester County, Pennsylvania.2 He was the son of Nicholas Fain and Elizabeth Taylor. He married Sarah (Sallie) McMahon circa 1781 at Chester County, Pennsylvania.1 He bought property from John Blair(Brooks?) McMahon on 15 February 1786 at Washington County, Tennessee, 300 acres on Knob Creek (part of October 24, 1782 NC grant), page 56-57.3 William died on 23 December 1815 at Washington County, Tennessee, at age 58.2

Citations

  1. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  2. [S404] GenCircles, online www.gencircles.com.
  3. [S177] Loraine Bennett Rae, Washington Co, TN Deeds Vol 2, page 71.

John Fain1

M, b. 17 August 1755, d. 8 August 1788
     John was born on 17 August 1755 at Chester County, Pennsylvania.2 He was the son of Nicholas Fain and Elizabeth Taylor. He married Nancy Agnes McMahon circa 1781.3 John died on 8 August 1788 at Sitico, Tennessee, at age 32.4

Children of John Fain and Nancy Agnes McMahon

Citations

  1. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  2. [S214] Watauga Association of Genealogists, TN Bible/Family Records.
  3. [S98] DAR National Society, DAR Patriot Index.
  4. [S209] McMachen-McMahon, online pages.prodigy.com/creagg/homepage.htm.

Elizabeth McMahon1

F, b. 19 January 1750
     Elizabeth was born on 19 January 1750 at Frederick County, Virginia.2 She was the daughter of John McMachen and Isabella Barnes. She married Adam Mitchell Jr on 31 October 1769 at Rowan County, North Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  2. [S211] Barbara Rushing, "Samuel Doak McMahon," e-mail to Margaret Simpson.

Margaret Curley1

F, d. 7 April 1811
     She married John Blair(Brooks?) McMahon circa 1775.1 Margaret died on 7 April 1811 at Maury County, Tennessee.2

Children of Margaret Curley and John Blair(Brooks?) McMahon

Citations

  1. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  2. [S211] Barbara Rushing, "Samuel Doak McMahon," e-mail to Margaret Simpson.

William McMahon1

M, b. 8 January 1753
     William was born on 8 January 1753 at Frederick County, Virginia.2 He was the son of John McMachen and Isabella Barnes.

Citations

  1. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  2. [S211] Barbara Rushing, "Samuel Doak McMahon," e-mail to Margaret Simpson.

Nicholas Fain1

M, b. circa 1730, d. circa 1785
     Nicholas was born circa 1730 at Ireland.1 He married Elizabeth Taylor circa 1751.1 Nicholas died circa 1785 at Knob Creek, Washington County, Tennessee.2

Children of Nicholas Fain and Elizabeth Taylor

Citations

  1. [S98] DAR National Society, DAR Patriot Index.
  2. [S230] Fain Family, online www.home.earthlink.net/~debsezhi2u/database.

Elizabeth Taylor1

F, b. 1734, d. 1795
     Elizabeth was born in 1734.1 She married Nicholas Fain circa 1751.1 Elizabeth died in 1795 at Knob Creek, Washington County, Tennessee.2

Children of Elizabeth Taylor and Nicholas Fain

Citations

  1. [S98] DAR National Society, DAR Patriot Index.
  2. [S230] Fain Family, online www.home.earthlink.net/~debsezhi2u/database.

John Fain1

M, b. 30 April 1778, d. 11 October 1852
     John was born on 30 April 1778 at Washington County, Tennessee.2 He was the son of Samuel Fain and Rosannah McMahon. He married Amelia Sample Gillespie on 17 December 1812 at Greene County, Tennessee.2 John died on 11 October 1852 at Tennessee at age 74.2

Citations

  1. [S98] DAR National Society, DAR Patriot Index.
  2. [S404] GenCircles, online www.gencircles.com.

Amelia Sample Gillespie1

F, b. 14 February 1794, d. 24 February 1864
     Amelia was born on 14 February 1794 at North Carolina.2 She married John Fain on 17 December 1812 at Greene County, Tennessee.2 Amelia died on 24 February 1864 at age 70.2

Citations

  1. [S98] DAR National Society, DAR Patriot Index.
  2. [S404] GenCircles, online www.gencircles.com.

Ruth Fain1

F, b. 23 January 1784, d. 23 July 1853
     Ruth was born on 23 January 1784 at Washington County, Tennessee.2 She was the daughter of John Fain and Nancy Agnes McMahon. She married Peter Earnest on 15 December 1803 at Greene County, Tennessee.2 Ruth died on 23 July 1853 at Greene County, Tennessee, at age 69.2

Citations

  1. [S98] DAR National Society, DAR Patriot Index.
  2. [S404] GenCircles, online www.gencircles.com.

Peter Earnest1

M, b. 27 February 1777, d. 17 February 1862
     Peter was born on 27 February 1777 at North Carolina.2 He married Ruth Fain on 15 December 1803 at Greene County, Tennessee.3 Peter died on 17 February 1862 at Greene County, Tennessee, at age 84.2 He was buried at Ebeneezer Cemetery, Greene County, Tennessee.2

Citations

  1. [S98] DAR National Society, DAR Patriot Index.
  2. [S448] WPA, Greene Co, TN Cems.
  3. [S404] GenCircles, online www.gencircles.com.

John Reuben Fain1

M, d. circa 1869
     John Reuben Fain was the son of John Fain and Nancy Agnes McMahon. He married Eleanor Crawford.1 John died circa 1869.1

Citations

  1. [S98] DAR National Society, DAR Patriot Index.

Eleanor Crawford1

F
     She married John Reuben Fain.1

Citations

  1. [S98] DAR National Society, DAR Patriot Index.

Col William McMachen1

M, b. circa 1690, d. 4 December 1749
     William was born circa 1690 at Scotland.1 He married Elizabeth Blair?(Brooks?) before 1715 at Wales, Great Britain.2 William immigrated before 1745 at Scotland from Scotland to Virginia. (an unknown value) circa 1745 at Frederick County, Virginia.3 He bought property from Ann ? on 4 September 1745 at Frederick County, Virginia, 70 acres (Book 1, Pps 254&255).4 He sold property to Robert Young on 20 August 1747 at Augusta County, Virginia, 400 acres on a north branch of Buffalo Creek (Book 1, p 359).5,6 He made a will on 24 February 1749 at Frederick County, Virginia. Proved 6 Jun 1749, recorded in Will Book 1, page 293-295 and reads as follows:
In the name of God Amen. I William McMechan of the Parish of Frederick in the County of Frederick & Colony of Virginia being sick & weak of Body but of sound and perfect memory and mind, thanks be to God for it, therefore Calling to mind the Mortality of the Body & knowing it is appointed for all men once to Die, Do make & ordain this my last will & Testament etc. and as touching such worldly goods wherewith it hath pleased God to bless me in this Life I give dispose & bequeath the same in the following manner. viz: Imprimis I give and bequeath to my two daughters Agnes and Jane McMeachan Twenty pounds current money each to be paid to them as they shall be in need by my Executors hereafter named together with their equal proportion of my Moveable Estate save only what my well beloved wife Elizabeth shall think fit to Dispose of to her Grand Children of my son John & William McMecham part of my said Estate as shall be to them hereafter bequeathed; Imprimis I give and bequeath to my sons John, Richard and William McMehan (sic) all the Land by me now possessed to be among them divided and that my son John endeavor to take up the surplus land lying contiguous to the said Land, by getting the south line of my Land straightened to take in the said surplus land & if his Lordship do so grant & order by this my last will etc that said surplus Land being made into one Tract to be divided as mentioned hereafter viz. To my son John McMechan two hundred acres of the Land by me now possessed where my son John now possesseth & his part of the surplus land if obtained of his Lordship. Likewise to my son Richard two hundred aces of said land on that part he now possesseith with his Equal part of said surplus land & likewise my son William McMechan to have his part or residue of said Land on that part or place I now live on at the writing of this my last Will etc with his equal part of said surplus land if by them obtained, Item I give & bequeath to my son William my riding horse Bridle & saddle. Item I give and bequeath to my Daughter Ann one two year old horse Colt of a Roan Colour. Item I give & bequeath to my well beloved wife one mare called Tybb for her proper use save only the increase of said mare to go to the use of my Children aforementioned. Item That my two undernamed Executors sell or cause to be sold that tract or parcel of Land to me belonging Lying & being in Augusta County and the money arising by such sale go towards Defraying such Debts as may be brought against me. Item I likewise appoint constitute & Ordain my two well beloved friends Lewis Neill & Gabriel Jones with my son John McMechan Executors of this my last will & Testament and I Do hereby utterly disallow revoke & Disannull all & every other former Testament wills Legacies requests & Executors by me in any wise before this time Named Willed & Bequeathed ratifying & confirming this & no other to be my last Will & Testament.

In witness whereof I leave hereunto Set my hand & seal this 24th day of February 1748/9.

Wm. McMahan (Seal)

      Signed sealed etc in presence of NB the words with my Son John interlined before sealing..7,8 William died on 4 December 1749 at Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia.9,1,10

Children of Col William McMachen and Elizabeth Blair?(Brooks?)

Citations

  1. [S181] Cecil O'Dell, Pioneers Frederick Co, VA.
  2. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  3. [S209] McMachen-McMahon, online pages.prodigy.com/creagg/homepage.htm.
  4. [S199] Amelia Gilreath, Frederick Co, VA Deeds 1743-1758, page 26-27.
  5. [S185] Lyman Chalkley, Scotch-Irish in VA III, page 263.
  6. [S198] F. B. Kegley, VA Frontier 1740-1783, page 68.
  7. [S186] McMahon Will, online www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/va/frederic.htm.
  8. [S197] J Estelle Stewart King, Wills Frederick Co, VA, page 34.
  9. [S182] Peggy Shomo Joyner, N Neck Warrants 1747-1780 II.
  10. [S197] J Estelle Stewart King, Wills Frederick Co, VA.

Richard McMachen1

M, b. circa 1725, d. circa 1808
     Richard was born circa 1725 at Ireland.2 He was the son of Col William McMachen and Elizabeth Blair?(Brooks?). He married Agnes Lilburn circa 1746.3 Richard died circa 1808 at Hardin County, Kentucky.2 Richard's will was probated on 20 July 1816 at Logan County, Kentucky. Equity Box 6, case number 86. He died intestate..4

Children of Richard McMachen and Agnes Lilburn

Citations

  1. [S182] Peggy Shomo Joyner, N Neck Warrants 1747-1780 II.
  2. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  3. [S209] McMachen-McMahon, online pages.prodigy.com/creagg/homepage.htm.
  4. [S281] Logan County Genealogical Society, Logan Co, KY Wills.

William McMachen1

M, b. circa 1727
     William was born circa 1727 at Ireland.1 He was the son of Col William McMachen and Elizabeth Blair?(Brooks?). He married Elizabeth ? before 1 October 1760.1 He married Christian ? before 1 February 1770.1 He sold property to an unknown person on 1 February 1770 at Frederick County, Virginia, 70 acres of a 330 acre tract, Book 14, p. 529 & 530.1,2

Citations

  1. [S181] Cecil O'Dell, Pioneers Frederick Co, VA.
  2. [S205] Amelia C Gilreath, Frederick Co, VA Deeds 1767-1771.

Agnes Ann McMachen1

F, b. circa 1731
     She married Capt Henry Heath.2 Agnes was born circa 1731 at Ireland.2 She was the daughter of Col William McMachen and Elizabeth Blair?(Brooks?).

Citations

  1. [S181] Cecil O'Dell, Pioneers Frederick Co, VA.
  2. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.

Jane McMachen1

F, b. circa 1733
     Jane was born circa 1733 at Ireland.2 She was the daughter of Col William McMachen and Elizabeth Blair?(Brooks?).

Citations

  1. [S181] Cecil O'Dell, Pioneers Frederick Co, VA.
  2. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.

Margaret McMachen1,2

F, b. circa 1729, d. circa 1796
     Margaret was born circa 1729 at Ireland.2 She was the daughter of Col William McMachen and Elizabeth Blair?(Brooks?). She married James Bruce circa 1744 at Frederick County, Virginia.2 Margaret died circa 1796 at Nelson County, Kentucky.2,3

Children of Margaret McMachen and James Bruce

Citations

  1. [S181] Cecil O'Dell, Pioneers Frederick Co, VA.
  2. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  3. [S209] McMachen-McMahon, online pages.prodigy.com/creagg/homepage.htm.

Elizabeth Blair?(Brooks?)1

F, b. circa 1700
     Elizabeth was born circa 1700 at Wales, Great Britain.2,3 She married Col William McMachen before 1715 at Wales, Great Britain.2

Children of Elizabeth Blair?(Brooks?) and Col William McMachen

Citations

  1. [S181] Cecil O'Dell, Pioneers Frederick Co, VA.
  2. [S187] William McMahon, "McMahon(McMachen)," e-mail to Margaret Simpson, June 10, 1999.
  3. [S209] McMachen-McMahon, online pages.prodigy.com/creagg/homepage.htm.