McClain, Mary Ann

Mary Ann McClain

Mary Ann McClain, fifth child of James McClain and Susan Moncrief, was born in Sumter County, Alabama, in 1846. She married Dr. William Kayser of Ft. Smith, Arkansas and they had two sons: William and Henry. After Dr. Kayser’s death, Mary Ann married James Bowers and their children were: Emma, Lillie, Walter, James (Jimmie) and Mamie.

Sources Carter, The Territorial Paper of the United States Foreman, Removal of Indians to the West Toulmins, Digest of 1823 Wright, The Chronicles of Oklahoma Gideon, History of Indian Territory Alabama Department of Archives and History Georgia Department of Archives and History Tennessee Department of Archives and History