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Christian Lovelady Harbour McIver
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Birth: Feb. 11, 1842
Noxubee County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Sep. 3, 1891
Houston County
Texas, USA

Full name: Christian Lovelady Harbour McDaniel McIver

Born to John Wesley Harbour (1806-1864 in Civil War in MS) of Georgia & Mary "Polly" Lovelady Harbour (1811-1882 in Sunset, Montague County, TX) of Tennessee. Christian was named for her maternal grandmother, Christian Mahan Lovelady (c. 1780-1842 in Noxubee County, MS), who died the year her namesake was born.

Christian married 1) Morris McDaniel (1836-1864) in 1859 in Mississippi. He died in a hospital in Forsyth, GA, the result of a Civil War battle injury. One daughter, Hettie McDaniel Henderson (1861-1911).

In 1868, Christian and her mother, Polly Harbour, both widows, left Mississippi for Texas, accompanied by several of Christian's siblings. They first settled in Dallas County. About 1870, they moved to Cooke or Montague County, TX, where Christian met William Wood McIver. Christian's sister, Mary Ann Harbour Ford (1837-1914), is at Memorial# 107779628. Her brother, Obed Wesley Harbour (1840-1918), is at Memorial# 83742972. Another brother, John Wesley Harbour, Jr. (1848-1932), is at Memorial# 67824587. A third brother, Thomas Jefferson Harbour (1855-1933), is at Memorial# 10387736.

Christian married 2) William Wood McIver (1845-1936) on July 17, 1873, in Cooke County, Texas. She was his third wife.

Six children:
Willie Mae McIver Foster (1874-1964)
George Wesley McIver (1876-1968)
Clara Bell McIver Hogan (1879-1967)
Ora Lee McIver Lively (1881-1966)
John Thomas McIver (1885-1971; twin to James)
James Capel McIver (1885-1962; twin to John)

Christian died in Sept. 1891 at age 49, leaving five minor children. William McIver married Fannie Ford on Dec. 11, 1891, in Anderson County, TX, per Fannie's Confederate widow's pension application. 
Family links: 
  William Wood McIver (1845 - 1936)
  Morris McDaniel (____ - 1864)*
  Hettie McDaniel Henderson (1861 - 1911)*
  Willie Mae McIver Foster (1874 - 1964)*
  George Wesley McIver (1876 - 1968)*
  Clara Bell McIver Hogan (1879 - 1967)*
  Ora Lee McIver Lively (1881 - 1966)*
  James Capel McIver (1885 - 1962)*
  John Thomas McIver (1885 - 1971)*
*Calculated relationship
Evergreen Cemetery
Houston County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Dawn Kelley
Originally Created by: Petty & Pickens
Record added: Apr 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50892318
Christian Lovelady <i>Harbour</i> McIver
Added by: Dawn Kelley
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 Added: Oct. 18, 2012

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