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John MCGUIRE[1, 2, 3]

Male 1756 - 1837  (80 years)


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  • Name John MCGUIRE 
    Born 22 Apr 1756  Fermanagh County, Ireland (or Feremaugh) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Other 1809  Malone, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    John McGuire and wife Nan were accepted "by letter" into the South Fork Baptist Church at Malone, Kentucky. 
    Died 10 Apr 1837  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 6
    Buried John Hammond Cemetery, Bloomington Salyersville, KY 41465 Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Person ID I2389  Blecha/McDaniel
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2012 

    Father Unknown MCGUIRE 
    Family ID F1623  Group Sheet

    Family Nancy HOLDER,   b. 1756, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1837, Morgan County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1775  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
    +1. Rebecca Jane MCGUIRE,   b. 1779, Virgina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1858, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +2. James MCGUIRE,   b. 1779/1780, Virgina Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. John MCGUIRE,   b. Abt 1781, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1840  (Age ~ 59 years)
     4. George W MCGUIRE,   b. Abt 1784, Lincoln, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Samuel Wallace MCGUIRE,   b. 14 Apr 1791, Mercer County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sept 20, 1872, Saline County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Family ID F775  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Apr 1756 - Fermanagh County, Ireland (or Feremaugh) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1775 - Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOther - John McGuire and wife Nan were accepted "by letter" into the South Fork Baptist Church at Malone, Kentucky. - 1809 - Malone, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Apr 1837 - Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - John Hammond Cemetery, Bloomington Salyersville, KY 41465 Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Description of Battle of Blue Lick: James and John McGuire
    Description of Battle of Blue Lick: James and John McGuire
    Both James McGuire and John McGuire served under Maj. Hugh McGrary, Captain Gordon, Captain Kellar, Col. James Herod, Col. Benjamin Logan and General George Rogers Clark, along with Daniel Boone, in the final major battle of Revolutionary War.

    Albums
    Revolutionary War Veteran: John McGuire 1756-1737
    Revolutionary War Veteran: John McGuire 1756-1737 (20)
    The description of John's war service is included along with the files from the military pension office.
    John G. McGuire on Uncle John McGuire
    John G. McGuire on Uncle John McGuire (4)
    This is a transcription of the biographical notes contained in John Jay Dickey's (1842-1934) Baptist Minister's Diary. The statement from John G. McGuire helps to clarify that the son of James "Blue Lick" McGuire who was named "John McGuire" is not the same person as John McGuire (1756-1837) of Floyd & Morgan County.

  • Notes 
    • Article by John Williams (obtained from J.T. Pieratt) "From the Wayside: Gathered During Idle Hours By the Peavine"
      "A John McGuire, who it has been said was a brother to James, appears in Clark County, Kentucky, records. His wife was Nancy ___ [Holder] and he has left numerous descendents in the Licking River territory."


      U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
      Name: John McGuire
      Gender: male
      Birth Place: Ir
      Birth Year: 1756
      Spouse Name: Nancy Holden
      Spouse
      Birth Place: Ir
      Spouse Birth Year: 1756
      Marriage
      Year: 1775
      Marriage State: KY
      Number Pages: 1

      Source Citation: Source number: 2558.030; Source type: Family group sheet, FGSE, listed as parents; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: .

      Source Information:

      Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived from an array of materials including pedigree charts, family history articles, querie.


      From an article in the book, "An Illustrated History of Bath County, Kentucky and Notes & Anecdotes of Many Years" by J.A. Richards (Copyright 1961) published by Southwest Printers, 30 west Third Street, Yuma, Az.
      Page 197-VI: "In 1792 John McGuire was riding a little bay mare on Mill Creek, hunting cows. He had crossed over Mill Creek and was trotting along Ely's Branch when he was fired upon by the Indians concealed in the bushes and fell from his horse after being shot through the breast. His horse, however, was standing perfectly still so he raised himself up, still holding the rein of the bridle in his hand, when casting his eye around he saw a large Indian coming towards him with his butcher knife in his teeth and trying to get his tomahawk out of his belt. McGuire knew the time for action was at hand, and being a powerful man, he summoned all of his strength, and by an extraordinary effort, he made a spring and jumped astride his faithful mare, and she darted off in the direction of the furnance. The Indians fired at him as he left, but without effect. He arrived there safely and finally recovered from his wound."


      U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006
      Name: John McGuire
      Service Info.: PVT US ARMY REVOLUTIONARY WAR
      Birth Date: 22 Apr 1756
      Death Date: 10 Apr 1837
      Cemetery: John Hammond Cemetery
      Cemetery Address: Bloomington Salyersville, KY 41465


      In "Revolutionary Soldiers in Kentucky" page 202, John McGuire is show as having been approved for his pension in the amount of $20 on Jan. 4, 1834 at the age of 78. He had been a Private in the Virginia line.





      Source Information:

      National Cemetery Administration. U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: National Cemetery Administration. Nationwide Gravesite Locator

      Description:
      This database is a compilation of burial records from a variety of sources and cemeteries. These records provide information on the burials of U.S. veterans and their dependents who were buried in the various Veterans Affairs (VA) National Cemeteries, state veterans cemeteries, or other military cemeteries. Because the information regarding the burials is compiled from multiple sources, the amount of information provided for each burial will vary. Some of the information you may find in this database includes: name of deceased, birth date, death date, interment date, burial location/site, cemetery name, cemetery address, relationship to veteran, veteran service dates, military rank, and military branch.
    • From the manuscript "John McGuire: Revolutionary Pensioner of Morgan County, Kentucky" compiled by Isabel D. McGuire, wife of John W. McGuire, Jr. of Leawood, Kansas, submitted to the Kennedy Memorial Library in West Liberty, Kentucky, date July 28, 2000.

      Page 177:

      "Who were the brothers of James McGuire, Sr., killed at Blue Licks?,

      The 1770s tax lists of Botetourt County, Virginia (later Greenbrier County, Virginia) are convincing but not absolute proof that James McGuire, Sr., who was killed at the Battle of Blue Licks: John McGuire, Sr.; William McGuire, Sr.; and Cornelius McGuire, Sr. were brothers. A Thomas McGuire who lived a neighbor to William McGuire, Sr., on Silver Creek, Madison County, Kentucky, may or may not be a brother to the four senior McGuires on the above referred to tax lists. John McGuire, Sr., on this tax list was deceased in or before 1780..."
    • Children of John McGuire (1756-1837):
      Isabel D. McGuire, wife of John W. McGuire (from Leawood, Kansas) in her manuscript, "John McGuire: Revolutionary Pensioner of Morgan County, Kentucky" placed on file at the public library in West Liberty, Kentucky stated that she only had evidence of 3 children: Jane, James & Samuel.

      However, the Family Group Sheets that I obtained from J.T. Pieratt of Nicholasville,, KY, probably being those of Ruth Eager Moran, listed two additional children: John McGuire and George W. McGuire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S283] McGuire Family Group Sheet by Arch B. Bowman.

    2. [S456] DAR Patriot Index, National Society: Daughters of the American Revolution, (Gateway Press, Inc. Baltimore MD, 2003), Volume II: G-O.

    3. [S467] U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006~~Name: John McGuire ~~Service Info.: PVT US ARMY REVOLUTIONARY WAR ~~Birth Date: 22 Apr 1756 ~~Death Date: 10 Apr 1837 ~~Cemetery: John Hammond Cemetery ~~Cemetery Address: .

    4. [S468] McGuire Family Group Sheets, provided to me by J.T. Pieratt (Nicholasvillie, KY) (Original author unknown).

    5. [S1079] John McGuire Manuscript by Isabel D. McGuire, Isabel D. McGuire.

    6. [S423] U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006~~Name: John McGuire ~~Service Info.: PVT US ARMY REVOLUTIONARY WAR ~~Birth Date: 22 Apr 1756 ~~Death Date: 10 Apr 1837 ~~Cemetery: John Hammond Cemetery ~~Cemetery Address: .

    7. [S422] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., .


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