Ancestry of James Clark McGuire

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I am seeking info on the ancestry of James Clark McGuire (McGuire-1269). I have him born on 6 Jan 1812 at Mt. Pleasant, Westmoreland Co., PA to Robert McGuire and Nancy Clark McGuire. I would like to learn more about the ancestry of his parents.
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asked in Genealogy Help by Jess Wallace G2G6 Mach 1 (12k points)

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I added the sources I could find to his profile. The 1880 census lists his father as born in Ireland & his mother born in Virginia. I did not see a birth record.
answered by Doug Lockwood G2G Astronaut (2.4m points)
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Found more on Nancy Clark's father and siblings than on James Clark McGuire. 

Nancy Clark
United States Census, 1860
Name: Nancy Clark
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1860
Event Place: North Beaver, Lawrence, Pennsylvania, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 68
Race: White
Race (Original): [Blank]
Birth Year (Estimated): 1792
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Page: 71
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M653
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Wm Clark M 67 Ireland
Nancy Clark F 68 Pennsylvania
Agnes Clark F 24 Pennsylvania
Wm Clark M 22 Pennsylvania
Rebecca Clark F 20 Pennsylvania
Margaret Clark F 18 Pennsylvania
Samuel Clark M 13 Pennsylvania
Household ID: 507 , GS Film Number: 805127 , Digital Folder Number: 004289737 , Image Number: 00243
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"United States Census, 1860," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 26 April 2015), Nancy Clark in household of Wm Clark, North Beaver, Lawrence, Pennsylvania, United States; from "1860 U.S. Federal Census - Population," database, ( : n.d.); citing p. 71, household ID 507, NARA microfilm publication M653 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 805,127.
answered by Frank Gill G2G Astronaut (1.8m points)

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