Fifth Generation


291. Israel McQuiston was born in September 1822 in Blairsville, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. He was a Boatman in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. Israel worked on the canal that ran through the county at that time. On 6 June 1870 he was a worker on the railroad in Saltsburg, Indiana County, Pennsylvania.536 Israel lived in Kansas Israel homesteaded in Kansas. He died on 20 August 1893 at the age of 70 in Gove County, Kansas.537 He has reference number (117-236).

Israel McQuiston and Hannah Lusk were married in 1844. They appeared in the census on 6 June 1870 in Saltsburg, Indiana County, Pennsylvania.536 Hannah Lusk was born in 1823/4. She died in August 1905 at the age of 81 in Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas.

Israel McQuiston-2001 and Hannah Lusk-10741 had the following children:

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i.

Robert A. McQuiston was born in 1845.

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ii.

Dorothy Elizabeth McQuiston-10743.

+820

iii.

Ellen Dixon McQuiston-6681.

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iv.

James Wilson McQuiston-7777.

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v.

Rebecca McQuiston-10745.

+823

vi.

Joseph McQuiston-10746.

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vii.

William Edward McQuiston-5299.

825

viii.

John McQuiston was born in 1859. He died on 12 August 1865 at the age of 6 in Saltsburg, Pennsylvania.538 John died from dysentry.

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ix.

Charlie McQuiston was born about 1862. He died on 13 August 1865 at the age of 3 in Saltsburg, Pennsylvania.538 Charlie died from dysentry.

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x.

Margaret "Maggie" McQuiston-10748.