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Robert A. McMahan

Robert A. McMahan

Male 1845 - 1918  (73 years)

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  • Name Robert A. McMahan 
    Born 12 Mar 1845  Turbot, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1860  Turbot, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Military Abt 1862  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Civil War 
    Residence 1868  Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1880  Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1900  Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1910  Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 1 Sep 1918  Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Obituary 5 Sep 1918  Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Robert A. McMahan, who came to Troy fifty years ago from Vineland, N . J., died at his home early Sunday morning from Bright’s disease, age d 73. Mr. McMahan was a veteran of the civil war and a member of th e Presbyterian church. His wife survives, two sons and two daughters ; Robert of Binghamton; Howard of Troy; Mrs. Fred Newell of Washington , and Miss Harriet McMahan of Troy. Two brothers and three sisters al so are living-James of Troy; David of Athens; Mrs. Sylvester Sherman o f Indianapolis; Mrs. Sarah Pierce of Waverly, Mrs. Rockwell of Canton . The funeral was held at the home Wednesday afternoon, the Rev. Edwa rd P. Morse officiating. The commital service at Oak Hill cemetery wa s in charge of Gustin Post, G. A. R.
    Buried 8 Sep 1918  Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania) Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10
    Headstone - McMahan, Robert A.
    Headstone - McMahan, Robert A.
    Person ID I824  Discovering My Ancestors
    Last Modified 11 May 2017 

    Father William Reed McMahan,   b. 17 May 1814, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1901, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Sarah Clark,   b. 13 Jul 1819, Liberty, Montour, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1884, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Family ID F108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Elizabeth Sears,   b. 30 Mar 1847, Danbury, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1934, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 1866  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 11
    Children 
     1. Harriet May "Hattie" McMahan,   b. 8 Jun 1868, Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1941, Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Sadie C. McMahan,   b. Abt 1872, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1921, District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years)
     3. Robert H McMahan,   b. Apr 1877, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. James Howard McMahan,   b. 23 Jul 1882, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1972, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Last Modified 11 May 2017 
    Family ID F276  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S223] Pennsylvania, Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission; Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1929-1990; Archive Collection Number: Series 1-8; Folder Number: 320.

    2. [S249] 1910 United States Federal Census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1319; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 0044; FHL microfilm: 1375332.

    3. [S292] Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944.

    4. [S298] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current.

    5. [S254] 1860 United States Federal Census, Turbot, Northumberland, Pennsylvania; Roll: M653_1149; Page: 677; Image: 684; Family History Library Film: 805149.

    6. [S626] Civil War Service Records, Box:554; Extraction:82; Record:480.
      Name: Robert A. McMahan

    7. [S222] Obituary - Robert A. McMahan, Vol. LV, #36.
      Robert A. McMahan, who came to Troy fifty years ago from Vineland, N . J., died at his home early Sunday morning from Bright’s disease, age d 73. Mr. McMahan was a veteran of the civil war and a member of th e Presbyterian church. His wife survives, two sons and two daughters ; Robert of Binghamton; Howard of Troy; Mrs. Fred Newell of Washington , and Miss Harriet McMahan of Troy. Two brothers and three sisters al so are living—James of Troy; David of Athens; Mrs. Sylvester Sherman o f Indianapolis; Mrs. Sarah Pierce of Waverly, Mrs. Rockwell of Canton . The funeral was held at the home Wednesday afternoon, the Rev. Edwa rd P. Morse officiating. The commital service at Oak Hill cemetery wa s in charge of Gustin Post, G. A. R.

    8. [S250] 1880 United States Federal Census, Landis, Cumberland, New Jersey; Roll: 776; Family History Film: 1254776; Page: 325C; Enumeration District: 083; Image: 0019.

    9. [S248] 1900 United States Federal Census, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1383; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0047; FHL microfilm: 1241383.

    10. [S168] Cemetery - Oak Hill Cemetery PA, http://www.joycetice.com/cemb/oakhilr9.htm.
      McMahan W R May.17.1814 Dec.29.1901 McMahan Sarah July.13.181 9 Jan.14.1884 McMahan Hattie M 1869 1941 McMahan Mar y E 1847 1934 McMahan Robert A 1845 1918 McMahan Hurle y 1854 1915 McMahan Willie Sept.18.1866 July.9.1891 McMah an John Clark Nov.8.1842 Oct.27.1904 McMahan Lucy A Mar.20.184 4 May.22.1911

    11. [S248] 1900 United States Federal Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1383; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0047; FHL microfilm: 1241383.