Descendants of Benjamin McVay
Generation No. 1
1. BENJAMIN1 MCVAY was born 10 Apr
1765, and died 06 Jan 1848 in Burial, Sutherland Cemetery. He married (1) SARAH LINN Abt. 1781. She was born Abt. 1762, and died 30 Apr 1833
in Burial, Sutherland Cemetery. He
married (2) ELIZABETH HINES 28 Apr
for BENJAMIN MCVAY:
various periods 1781 & 1782 in the 1st Battalion, Pennsylvania, Washington
Co., Militia. 1790 census shows living in Fayette Twp. Allegheny Co., PA. He
moved to York Twp., Belmonot Co., OH
about 1803. Between 1808 and 1820 he moved to Grandview Twp. Washington Co.,
OH. The 1820 census shows him in Perry Twp., Monroe Co., OH. After Sarah's
death in 1833, he moved to Franklin Twp., Monroe Co., OH and married Elizabeth
of BENJAMIN MCVAY and SARAH LINN are:
i. CHILD2 MCVAY, b. 1782.
ii. EUNICE MCVAY, b. 30 Mar 1783;
m. WILLIAM KNOWLTON; b. 03 Jun 1777;
d. 1828, Burial, Rinard's Mills Cemetery.
2. iii. SAMUEL MCVAY, b. 05 Dec 1787;
d. 01 Jan 1877, Burial, Sutherland Cemetery.
3. iv. JOHN MCVAY, b. 27 Oct 1808;
d. 17 Oct 1889, Burial, Low Gap Cemetery.
v. BENJAMIN JR. MCVAY.
4. vi. JACOB MCVAY, b. 1812.
5. vii. ISAAC MCVAY, b. 1815.
6. viii. ELIAS MCVAY, b. 1822.
ix. THOMAS MCVAY.
x. AMY MCVAY.
xi. SARAH MCVAY.
xii. RACHEL MCVAY.
xiii. JANE MCVAY.
7. xiv. ELVIRA MCVAY, b. 09 Jan 1803;
d. 07 Dec 1892, Burial, Jericho Cemetery.
xv. GEORGE MCVAY.
Generation No. 2
2. SAMUEL2 MCVAY (BENJAMIN1) was born 05 Dec
1787, and died 01 Jan 1877 in Burial, Sutherland Cemetery. He married JANE BROCK.
She died 01 Jul 1863 in Burial, Sutherland Cemetery.
of SAMUEL MCVAY and JANE BROCK is:
i. SARA3 MCVAY, d. 01 Dec 1851;
m. (?) WHEELER.
3. JOHN2 MCVAY (BENJAMIN1) was born 27 Oct
1808, and died 17 Oct 1889 in Burial, Low Gap Cemetery. He married MARY (POLLY) CLINE. She was born 05 Apr 1808, and died 30 Sep
1889 in Burial, Low Gap Cemetery.
of JOHN MCVAY and MARY CLINE are:
8. i. NAOMI3 MCVAY, b. 05 Jan 1828;
d. 22 May 1907.
9. ii. ESAU MCVAY, b. 1830; d. 14
10. iii. MATILDA MCVAY, b. 1832.
iv. RUTH MCVAY, b. 1834; m. JOHN EARLEY, 02 Sep 1852.
v. ANN MCVAY, b. 1838; m. THOMAS DENBOW, 07 Jun 1855; b.
11. vi. BISHOP MCVAY, b. 1839.
vii. JACKY MCVAY, b. 1841; m. (1)
JOHN WEDDLE, 1866; d. 12 Jul
1869, Burial, Jericho Cemetery; m. (2) JAMES T. WHITTINGTON, 1886.
12. viii. JAMES MCVAY, b. 06 Nov 1843;
13. ix. LEWIS MCVAY, b. 1846.
14. x. LUCY MCVAY, b. 18 Jun 1848.
xi. AMANDA MCVAY, b. 1850; m. JOHN B. SMITH.
xii. SARAH J. MCVAY, b. 1853; m. JAMES MCCLAIN, 28 Jan 1875.
15. xiii. JOHN JR. MCVAY, b. 15 Sep 1836;
d. 07 Jan 1891.
4. JACOB2 MCVAY (BENJAMIN1) was born
1812. He married SUSANNA.
of JACOB MCVAY and SUSANNA is:
i. JAMES3 MCVAY, b. Abt. 1835.
5. ISAAC2 MCVAY (BENJAMIN1) was born
1815. He married ANN.
of ISAAC MCVAY and ANN are:
i. LEMUEL3 MCVAY.
ii. GEORGE MCVAY.
6. ELIAS2 MCVAY (BENJAMIN1) was born
1822. He married MARY.
of ELIAS MCVAY and MARY are:
i. ELIZABETH3 MCVAY.
ii. SINCLAIR MCVAY.
iii. ELI MCVAY.
7. ELVIRA2 MCVAY (BENJAMIN1) was born 09 Jan
1803, and died 07 Dec 1892 in Burial, Jericho Cemetery. She married JOHN JR. CLINE 22 Feb 1818. He was born 29 Sep 1799 in VA, and died in
Burial, Jericho Cemetery.
of ELVIRA MCVAY and JOHN CLINE are:
i. JACOB BUCK3 CLINE, m. SARAH H. KNOWLTON.
ii. GIDEON CLINE, m. SARAH ANN (PADEN) ICE.
iii. ELIAS CLINE, m. NANCY HUTCHINSON.
iv. SAMUEL CLINE, m. MARGARET WEDDLE.
v. ETHELINDA CLINE, m. BENJAMIN EDWARDS.
vi. CORNELIUS CLINE, m. NANCY DAILEY.
vii. JANE CLINE, m. WILLIAM WEDDLE.
viii. MARY CLINE, m. ALEXANDER SHEVER.
ix. ELIZABETH CLINE.
x. EUNICE CLINE, m. WASHINGTON WILLIAMS.
xi. LYDIA CLINE, m. LEMUEL LITTLE.
xii. ROSENBURG CLINE.
xiii. NANCY CLINE.
xiv. ELVIRA CLINE, m. CORNELIUS HILL.
xv. WILLIAM HENRY CLINE, m. EMILY DYE.
xvi. JOHN MILTON CLINE, m. (1) MARY ELLEN STATES; m. (2) NORA HUFFMAN.
xvii. SARAH JANE CLINE.
Generation No. 3
8. NAOMI3 MCVAY (JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born 05 Jan
1828, and died 22 May 1907. She married
EDWARD CONNER EDWARDS, son of EDWARD EDWARDS and PRESHIA. He was born 18 Dec 1826, and died 22 Jun 1902
in Rinard's Mills Cemetery.
of NAOMI MCVAY and EDWARD EDWARDS are:
i. JANE4 EDWARDS.
ii. HARVEY EDWARDS.
iii. PRESHIA EDWARDS.
iv. SARAH EDWARDS.
v. MARTIN EDWARDS.
vi. MARY EDWARDS.
vii. NARCISA EDWARDS.
viii. NATHAN EDWARDS.
ix. LUTHER EDWARDS.
x. JOHN EDWARDS.
xi. WARREN EDWARDS.
9. ESAU3 MCVAY (JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born 1830,
and died 14 Oct 1906. He married ELIZABETH FLINT. She was born 1835, and died 1875.
of ESAU MCVAY and ELIZABETH FLINT are:
i. CHARLOTTE4 MCVAY.
ii. HENDERSON MCVAY.
iii. MARY MCVAY.
iv. WILLIAM MCVAY.
v. EMMA MCVAY.
vi. ELIAS MCVAY.
vii. AMANDA MCVAY.
viii. MIRANDA MCVAY.
ix. LEWIS MCVAY.
x. EDWARD MCVAY.
xi. JOHN M. MCVAY.
10. MATILDA3 MCVAY (JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born
1832. She married ROBERT STEEVES 07 Aug
of MATILDA MCVAY and ROBERT STEEVES are:
i. ARA4 STEEVES.
ii. CAROLINE STEEVES.
iii. OLIVE STEEVES.
iv. WILLIAM H. STEEVES.
v. JOHN C, STEEVES.
vi. CHRISTIAN STEEVES.
11. BISHOP3 MCVAY (JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born
1839. He married HARRIETT E. HOLLAND 07 Nov
1861. She was born 1838, and died 1914.
of BISHOP MCVAY and HARRIETT HOLLAND are:
i. JOHN4 MCVAY.
ii. MALINDA MCVAY.
iii. HARVEY MCVAY.
iv. CHILD MCVAY.
12. JAMES3 MCVAY (JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born 06 Nov
1843, and died 1911. He married MARY ANN SCOTT 02 Jun
1872. She was born 28 May 1851, and died
05 Feb 1932.
of JAMES MCVAY and MARY SCOTT are:
16. i. CAROLINE4 MCVAY, b. 22 May 1873;
ii. AMANDA MCVAY, b. 1874; d.
17. iii. RHODA MCVAY, b. 01 Aug 1877;
iv. LENA MCVAY, b. 10 Dec 1878;
d. 1946; m. WALTER S. LAUFFER, 27 Mar 1903.
v. FAITHA MCVAY, b. 02 Nov 1880;
d. 21 Aug 1973.
vi. THOMAS MCVAY, b. 28 May 1882;
vii. EVERETT C. MCVAY, b. 15 Apr 1884;
d. 13 Jun 1884.
18. viii. SAMUEL MCVAY, b. 30 May 1886;
d. 12 Apr 1985.
ix. EUNICE MCVAY, b. 1888; d.
1964; m. (?) BERRY.
x. BYRAIM MCVAY, b. 25 Apr 1891;
d. 15 Oct 1964; m. MABEL D. EDDY, 03 Jan 1916.
13. LEWIS3 MCVAY (JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born
1846. He married (1) EUNICE A. CLINE 26 Nov
1877. He married (2) LOUISA ULLMAN 12 Oct
of LEWIS MCVAY and LOUISA ULLMAN is:
19. i. LESTER GAIL4 MCVAY.
14. LUCY3 MCVAY (JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born 18 Jun
1848. She married JOHN MCCLAIN 30 Apr
of LUCY MCVAY and JOHN MCCLAIN is:
i. BARNETT4 MCCLAIN.
15. JOHN JR.3 MCVAY (JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born 15 Sep
1836, and died 07 Jan 1891. He married MARGARET GROVE 27 Dec
1855. She was born 12 Jun 1839, and died
05 May 1901.
of JOHN MCVAY and MARGARET GROVE are:
i. AMY4 MCVAY.
ii. MATILDA MCVAY.
iv. CORNELIUS MCVAY, d. Burial,
Little Muskingum Cemetery; m. AMANDA M. RINARD, 15 Mar 1908; b. 26 Mar 1876; d. 1955, Burial,
Little Muskingum Cemetery.
v. OLIVER CLINE, Adopted child.
Generation No. 4
16. CAROLINE4 MCVAY (JAMES3, JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born 22 May
1873, and died 1937. She married THOMAS T. KNOWLTON 28 Jul
of CAROLINE MCVAY and THOMAS KNOWLTON is:
i. JOHN CAMERON5 KNOWLTON.
17. RHODA4 MCVAY (JAMES3, JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born 01 Aug
1877, and died 1950. She married GEORGE T. SMITH 10 Mar 1900,
son of W. SMITH and ROSA A..
of RHODA MCVAY and GEORGE SMITH are:
20. i. GEORGE H.5 SMITH, b. 29 Jan 1902;
d. 1984, Burial, I O O F Cemetery.
ii. RUTH SMITH.
iii. SARA CATHERINE SMITH.
iv. WILLIAM SMITH.
18. SAMUEL4 MCVAY (JAMES3, JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born 30 May
1886, and died 12 Apr 1985. He married MYRLE HILL. She was born 1889, and died 1967.
of SAMUEL MCVAY and MYRLE HILL are:
i. FRANK RAYMONE5 MCVAY, b. 14 Mar 1917;
d. 01 Dec 1981.
ii. JACKSON MCVAY.
iii. EUGENE MCVAY.
19. LESTER GAIL4 MCVAY (LEWIS3, JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) He married ALICE GREENE 09 Jun
of LESTER MCVAY and ALICE GREENE is:
21. i. WILLIAM LEWIS5 MCVAY.
Generation No. 5
20. GEORGE H.5 SMITH (RHODA4 MCVAY, JAMES3, JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) was born 29 Jan
1902, and died 1984 in Burial, I O O F Cemetery. He married RUTH CHESNEY.
of GEORGE SMITH and RUTH CHESNEY are:
i. MARTHA6 SMITH.
ii. MARY SMITH, m. (?) NESSELROAD.
iii. RUTH SMITH, m. (?) HADLEY.
21. WILLIAM LEWIS5 MCVAY (LESTER GAIL4, LEWIS3, JOHN2, BENJAMIN1) He married DENNA INGRAM.
of WILLIAM MCVAY and DENNA INGRAM are:
i. TIMOTHY6 MCVAY.
ii. KIRK MCVAY.
iii. KERRY MCVAY.