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George Allison McCain
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Birth: Dec. 22, 1811
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 1903
Monticello
Drew County
Arkansas, USA

George Allison McCain, the 3rd of eight sons of Hugh Johnson McCain and Martha [née Moore] McCain, was born in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina on the 22nd of December 1811. Young George's grandfather, William S. McCain fought in the Revolutionary War as private in the South Carolina under Capt. Kershaw. His father served in the North Carolina Militia during the War of 1812.

On September 5th 1837, George married Dorcas Elvira Allen near Ebenezer in York County, South Carolina. George and Dorcas soon emigrate west to the area around Tipton County, Tennessee with George's family. Here they started their family of the following known children:
Hugh Lambert (1842-1900)
Elizabeth Densmore "Lizzy" (1843-1901)
James Bryson (1846-1926)
Martha Annette (1850-1851)
Albert Gallatin (1852-1896)
Harriet Jane 'Hattie' (1857-1894)
William Howard (1868-1948)

By the mid-1860's George McCain had moved his family to the area around Clear Creek, Arkansas in Drew County. After Dorcas died in 1872, George lived for a time in Parker, Texas with his daughter and son-in-law: Hattie & James Sowers.

In 1900, George is living with his daughter and son-in-law: Lizzy & Robert C. Knox in Monticello Arkansas. It was here in Monticello, that George Allison McCain departed this life on April 9th 1903. He was laid to rest in the churchyard cemetery at Mount Zion Presbyterian in Lincoln County, Arkansas near his wife, Dorcas and daughter-in-law, Martha; wife of Hugh Lambert.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Hugh Johnson McCain (1795 - 1870)
  Martha Moore McCain (1786 - 1861)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorcas Elvira Allen McCain (1822 - 1872)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Densmore McCain Knox (1843 - 1901)*
  James Bryson McCain (1846 - 1926)*
  Martha Annette McCain (1850 - 1851)*
  Albert Gallatin McCain (1852 - 1896)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
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G. A. McCAIN
Born
DEC. 22nd 1811
Died
APRIL 9th 1903
"Aged 91 yrs,
30 mons and 18 days"
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Burial:
Mount Zion Cemetery
Star City
Lincoln County
Arkansas, USA
 
Maintained by: GMG
Originally Created by: Jody Gladden
Record added: Aug 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21204258
George Allison McCain
Added by: ronald conrad
 
George Allison McCain
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Added by: Jody Gladden
 
 
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In memoriam to a McCain kin.Donna McCain Ozenne
- Donna Ozenne
 Added: Nov. 12, 2013
 
 
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