McBride Cemetery
Roodhouse Township, Greene County, Illinois


Location: NE 1/4 NE 1/4 Section 22, Township 12N, Range 12W.

James McBride was born 3 Nov 1787 in Virginia, the son of Wm. McBride and Miss Lee. He married Nancy Ann Taylor, daughter of James Taylor on 26 Jan 1813. On March 2, 1821, James McBride appeared at the Fedearl Land Office at Edwardsville, IL and paid $100.00 for 80 acres of land in Section 22 in Greene Co., IL. James & Nancy Taylor McBride were the parents of the following children:

Infant Daughter died shortly after birth
William, born 11 Apr 1815, married Nancy Manley
James Jr., born 29 Apr 1817, married Lendie Asher
Elizabeth, born 1818, married William Kessinger
John, born 1821, married Sinia Smith
Nancy Ann, born 1822, married Aaron Quiller Brown
Twin of Nancy Ann died as an infant
Stewart Taylor, born 1825, married Margaret McMahan
Walter M., born 1826, married Agnes E. Maberry
Andrew Jackson, born 4 Feb 1828, married Elizabeth Ann Sutton
Rebecca Jane, born 26 Feb 1830, married W. P. Manley
Thomas Jefferson, born 7 Feb 1832, married Lucinda Barnett
Patience M., born 1834
George Washington, born 1837, married Annice Stillwell


KNOWN BURIALS

NAME BORN DIED AGE Additional Inscription/Info.
KESINGER, Amos 18 Apr 1837 Son of W. & E. Kesinger
MCBRIDE, James 12 Apr 1851 Consort of Nancy McBride
MCBRIDE, Nancy (Taylor) 5 May 1857 74y Consort of James McBride Sen.
MCBRIDE, Patience M. 18 May 1836 2y 20d Dau of James & Nancy McBride
SUTTON, Elizabeth 31 Jan 185? 44y 2m 16d Wife of John Sutton

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