|Birth: ||Sep. 7, 1846|
|Death: ||Jan. 27, 1887|
Loyal Young McCandless was the ninth of 12 children born to Aaron Moore and Keziah McCandless of Butler, Pennsylvania.
Loyal and his wife Mary Findley McCandless had three children, Harry Benton, Chalmers Findley and Charlotte McCandless all born in the Butler County, Pennsylvania area.
According to the 1870 census he was a farm laborer and school teacher, and the 1880 census lists him as a farmer.
Obituary written in the "Butler Citizen", Film #011, p.2
Dated 4 Feb 1887
"McCANDLESS - At his home in Centre Twp. Jan. 27, 1887, Mr. Loyal Y. McCandless, aged 40 years.
"Mr. McCandless was a son of A. M. McCandless, and his death was unexpected as he had been ? about a week. He leaves a wife and three children."
Aaron Moore McCandless (1810 - 1888)
Keziah McCandless McCandless (1809 - 1903)
Mary Finley McCandless (1856 - 1940)*
Harry Benton McCandless (1881 - 1948)*
Charlotte McCandless McDowell (1883 - 1971)*
James Newton McCandless (1837 - 1904)*
Margaret Ann McCandless Thompson (1841 - 1926)*
Aaron Moore McCandless (1844 - 1874)*
Loyal Young McCandless (1846 - 1887)
Kezia M McCandless Albert (1849 - 1928)*
George A McCandless (1852 - 1918)*
Leverett Leland McCandless (1856 - 1928)*
North Side Cemetery
Maintained by: Judy Cain Bowser
Originally Created by: Jason Long
Record added: Jan 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32845928
May you rest in peace, great grand uncle Loyal.|
Judy Cain Bowser
Added: Dec. 14, 2013