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samuelmary011.jpg                                                     Samuel J. McBride
Born : 15 December 1839 - Died : 7 July 1907

Married : 14 September 1869

                                             Mary Diadema Cotton
Born : 28 October 1843 - Died : 26 October 1911
Mary Diadema Cotton

        Surnames associated with this family are:

Allison - Book - Cook - Cotton - Douglass - Keagle
    Knox - McBride - McFarland - Patton - Quinn



 Samuel J.
B: 12-15-1839
D: 7-16-1907

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B: 10-28-1843
D: 10-26-1911

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Children of Samuel J. McBride and Mary Diadema Cotton are:



Lydia Ada Allison - m. - Edward Alexander McBride
                 Married: Dec. 25, 1895
Born: Oct. 10, 1873         Born: Sep. 17, 1870
Died: March 27, 1933      Died: March 6, 1952
Both buried at Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania


Mary Gemella McBride
Born: Jan. 19, 1877
W/ daughter Mella
M: William Cook
8 Aug 1908
Born: 17 July 1876

Note on Wm. and Mary Gemella McBride Cook
Last known to be living in Calif. during the 1940's



Child of Edward Alexander McBride and Lydia Ada Allison



Ralph Allison McBride - m. - Margaret Eleanor Book
                   Married: August 10, 1920
Born: Jan. 30, 1897               Born: July 10, 1899
Died: April 21, 1983               Died: Jan. 15, 1984


Margaret Eleanor Book McBride
with her parents
Leander Moore Book and
Sarah Cartherine Davis



William Allison Sr
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for Genealogy Information



Johannes Buch
Patriarch of the Book Family
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Ralph Allison McBride
on back porch of his house



New Castle News
Thursday April 21, 1983
Slippery Rock- Ralph Allison McBride, 86,
of West Cooper Street, died at 1:05 a.m.
April 21, 1983, in United Community
Hospital, Grove City, after a brief illness.
He was born in Worth Twp., Butler Co.,
on Jan. 30, 1897, to Edward A. andLydia
Ada Allison McBride. He was married to
the former Margaret Eleanor Book on
August 10, 1920.
Mr. McBride was a president emeritus
at First National Bank in Slippery Rock.
He was employed by the bank for 54
years before retiring. He was a member
of Zion Baptist Church since 1907, where
he was a deacon and Sunday school
teacher. He was also a member of the
Grove City Lodge No. 603 Free and
Accepted Masons, the Valley of New
Castle Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite
and the Syria Temple of Pittsburgh.
He was a past commander of the
American Legion No.393 and was a
member for over 50 years, a former
member of the Slippery Rock School
Board and a World War I Army
veteranof the Signal Core.
Surviving are his wife, at home; two
sons, J. Harold of Butler and Ralph
Book of North Manchester, Ind., two
daughters, Mrs. Clark Knox (Evelyn M.)
Slippery Rock and Mrs. Jack (Jean E.)
Quinn of Elderton, Pa.; 16 grandchil-
dren and 16 great-grandchildren.
Visiting hours will be from 2 to 4 and 7
to 9 p.m. tomorrow in themSmith
Funeral Home, 421 New Castle St. A
service will be conducted at 11 a.m.
Saturday in the funeral home by the
Rev. Keefer of Zion Baptist Church
assisted by Rev.George Schoonmaker,
former pastor of the church.
Internment will be in
Slippery Rock Cemetery.

Margaret Eleanor Book McBride
in her beloved garden



New Castle News
Monday January 16, 1984
Sllippery Rock - Mrs. Margaret Eleanor
Book McBride, 84, of West Cooper Street,
died 10:25 p.m., Jan. 15, 1984, in Orchard
Manor Nursing Home in Grove City
following an extended illness.
She was born JUly 10, 1899, in Plain
Grove to Lee M. and Sarah Davis Book.
She was married to Ralph Allison
McBride on Aug. 10, 1920. He preceeded
her in death on April 21, 1983.
Mrs. McBride was a member of the Zion
Baptist Church of Worth Township in
Slippery Rock. She was a member of the
American Legion Ladies Auxiliary and
the Womens Missionary Society of the
church. Mrs. McBride is survived by two
sons, James Harold McBride of Butler
and Ralph Book McBride of North
Manchester, Ind; two daughters, Mrs.
Clark (Evelyn ) M. Knox of Slippery Rock
and Mrs. Jack (Jean) Quinn of Elderton,
Pa.; one brother, Harry D. Book of
Eustis, Fla.; and 16 grandchildren and
17 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceeded in death by
two brothers, Herbert E. Book and
Paul W. Book.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m.
and 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow at the Smith
Funeral Home in Slippery Rock. Services
will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday
at the funeral home by the Rev. Carl
Keefer of Zion Baptist Church of
Worth Township.
Internment will be in Slippery Rock
Cemetery. Memorial contributions may
be made to the Slippery Rock Rescue
Squad or the Zion Baptist Church of
Slippery Rock RD 3.



Family of Ralph Allison McBride and Margaret Eleanor Book
( 1198 )  Ralph Allison McBride
                    Born : 30 January 1897  -  -  Died :  21 April 1983
                        Married : 10 August 1920
(child of Edward Alexander McBride and Lydia Ada Allison)
               Margaret Eleanor Book
                    Born : 10 July 1899  -  -  Died : 15 January 1984
  ( Daughter of Leander Moore & Sarah Catherine Davis Book )
(See Buch - Book Family Tree for more information)
Children of Ralph Allison Mcbrideand Margaret Eleanor Book
( 1199 )  Evelyn Mae McBride
                    Born : 12 June 1922
                        Married : 24 February 1945
                Clark Wilbert ( Joe ) Knox
                    Born : 6 October 1920  -  -  Died : 18 May 1990
( 1200 )  James Harold McBride
                   Born : 10 September 1923
                       1st Marriage : 3 November 1944
                Margaret Elma Bumpus
                   Born : 14 July 1921  -  -  Died : 17 August 1997
             James Harold McBride
                       2nd Marriage : 23 December 2000
                Mary Kathleen Dixon Cunningham
                   Born : 15 February 1924
(See McBride and Bumpus Family Trees for more information )
( 1201 )  Ralph Book McBride
                    Born : 1 February 1928
                        Married : 27 December 1954
               Joyce Laurene Keagle
                    Born : 9 November 1936
( 1202 )  Jean Eleanor McBride
                    Born : 29 June 1930
                        Married : 2 August 1951
               Jack Angus Quinn
                    Born : 11 May 1929



Ralph Allison and Margaret Eleanor Book McBride
with their children and spouses



Back Row Standing - Left to Right
Ralph B. McBride           J. Harold McBride
Jack A. Quinn                                                                    Joe Knox
Joyce L. McBride              Margaret B. McBride
Front Row Sitting - Left to Right
Jean E. Quinn                                              Evelyn M. Knox
Margaret E. McBride        Ralph A. McBride


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The following Family Decendancy of Samuel J. McBride and Mary Diadema Cotton

 show Civil War Information of Samuel - the Family Decendancy of Mary and their

     Decendancy to the present day - along with the Spouses of each Generation.
McBride - Bumpus Genealogy

Samuel J. McBride