I have a James Magaffin b. 18 aug 1825 Pittsburg Allegheny co Pa. d. 8 dec 1912 Blue Mound Macon co Illinois bur; 10 dec 1912 at Hall cem in Blue Mound
married about 3 times ????
Married in 1853 to Jane M McNally b. abt 1835 Ohio d. aft 1860 Mt Erie Wayne co Illinois she was the dau of Henry McNally and wife Isabelle
I have three children born from this marriage
John H b. 26 apr 1855 Wayne co Ill d. 6 june 1949 m. 28 feb 1884 to Nettie Henrietta Schaley
Alice A b/ aabt 1857 Ill d. MO
Emma Jane b. 23 july 1942 Fairfield Ill Wayne co Ill d. 28 july 1942 Decatur Macon co Illnois
m. 23 aug 1881 Wayne co Ill to George W Jr Berg
Obt of James Macriffic in Decatur Review 10 dec 1912
We find the spelling of his last name so many different ways
was wondering if the family could read and write.
Emma Jane was my husband great grandmother.
Looking for the other wifes of James does he have more children ????