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John Muir
Birth: Sep. 23, 1821, Scotland
Death: Aug. 2, 1900
Lonaconing
Allegany County
Maryland, USA

The Piedmont Herald, Aug 10, 1900-
- John Muir, Sr., died at Lonaconing last Thursday, aged 79 years. He came from Ayrshire, Scotland 49 years ago. About 40 years ago Mr. Muir received injuries which disabled him to such an extent that he had been unable to work for a number of years past. Besides his aged widow, he is survived by the following named children: Michael and Mrs. Isaac Bradburn of Lonaconing; John of Lonaconing; William of Midland; Matthew of Rock Springs, Wyoming; Mrs. James Martin of Cumberland; Mrs H. H. Atkinson of Lonaconing and Robert who is now at the Hot Springs for the benefit of his health. His funeral was Sunday.
[Obituary contributed by John Fazenbaker]

*Family tradition is that the one of the wooden arms of John's favorite chair was dented and exremely worn where rested his arm. 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael Muir (1788 - 1873)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Craig Muir (1823 - 1916)*
 
 Children:
  Michael Muir (1847 - 1901)*
  Jeannette Wilson Muir Bradburn (1849 - 1939)*
  William Craig Muir (1851 - 1933)*
  John Muir (1853 - 1913)*
  Matthew Muir (1856 - 1924)*
  Mary Craig Muir Martin (1859 - 1907)*
  Margaret Muir Atkinson (1861 - 1951)*
  David Muir (1863 - 1951)*
  Robert Craig Muir (1867 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  Agnes Muir McKelvie (1815 - 1873)*
  Janette Muir McKelvie (1817 - 1907)*
  John Muir (1821 - 1900)
  William Muir (1823 - 1892)*
  Margaret Muir Gallaugher (1825 - 1902)*
  Hugh Muir (1828 - 1898)*
  Thomas Montgomerie Muir (1830 - 1913)*
  James Muir (1835 - 1875)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Lonaconing
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 06, 2011
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