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William McCoy

Nicknames: ""Billy""
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Pike, Kentucky
Death: Died in St. Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States
Cause of death: Struck by lightning
Place of Burial: Kerlin Cemetery, Halls St. Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Daniel McCoy and Margaret "Peggy" McCoy
Husband of Sarah "Sally" McCoy
Brother of John McCoy; Harriett Duty; Randolph "Randall" "Old Randall" McCoy, Sr.; Pvt. Asa Harmon McCoy; Samuel McCoy, Sr. and 14 others

Managed by: Charles Douglass Brown
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About William McCoy

William & Sarah (Runyon) McCoy were married April 6, 1843.

Children of William and Sarah: Albert (1849 - 1888), Ansel (or Anderson), Compton, Lafayette (1858 - 1944), James, Walter, Larkin, Lucille, Levisa, Arminta, and Phebe. They moved to Missouri from Pike Co. KY to escape the Hatfield McCoy feud.

To read William's obituary, go to the Media/Documents section. The coroner determined that he died after being struck by lightning.

Find A Grave Memorial # 26988866.

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William McCoy's Timeline

1822
December 27, 1822
Pike, Kentucky
1869
June 25, 1869
Age 46
St. Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States
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Halls St. Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States