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Elvis Henry McGuire

Elvis Henry McGuire

Male 1901 - 1994  (93 years)

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  • Name Elvis Henry McGuire  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 4 Feb 1901  Red Creek Farm, Dewey County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died Dec 1994  Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Elvis was a professional boxer as a young man, fighting under the name of "Mickey McGuire". He gave up that profession at the urging of his wife. Around 1940 he was employed as a mechanic by Anders Studebaker Company, advancing to shop foreman before the Agency closed in the mid 1950's. During World War II, he maintained Stearman PT-17's military trainers at the Tuscaloosa airport. He later enlisted United State Seabees, also repairing engines. Elvis continued to work as a shop foreman for various civilian firms as well, working into his seventies
    • (Research):

      Census Listings:

      1940 Census
      Alabama, Tuscaloosa County, Mitchells Elec Prec 23
      Enumerated 11 Apr 1940
      SD 6 ED 63-48 Sheet 8a Stamped 923
      Keenes Mill Road
      167-0-1800
      McGuire, Elvis H Head M W 39 M No 8 Ok R Tuscoloosa Mechanic Garage
      McGuire, Norma G Wf F W 22 M No H12 Ala R Tuscoloosa
    Person ID I1886  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Father Henry David McGuire,   b. 19 Jan 1868, Lexington, Lauderdale County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1944, Trail, Dewey County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Anna Mary "Mamie" Kuykendall,   b. 12 May 1870, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1934, Camargo, Dewey County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 4 Dec 1893  Lyndon, Osage County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • It appears that they were seperated as of the publication of HISTORY OF THE KUYKENDALL FAMILY SINCE ITS SETTLEMENT IN DUTCH NEW YORK as she was listed as living in Osage City, Kansas and her husband and children were shown as living in Trail, Oklahoma
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Photos
    McGuire, Henry David and Mamie Kuykendall Family circa 1909, Farm at Red Creek, Oklahoma
    McGuire, Henry David and Mamie Kuykendall Family circa 1909, Farm at Red Creek, Oklahoma
    This picture was taken west of Trail, Oklahoma around 1909, on the McGuire farm on Red Creek. Pictured are, left to right: Henry, Ellen held by her mother Mamie, Keith holding the wagon handle, an unidentified farm hand, Percy, Cecil and Elvis.
    McGuire, Henry David and Mamie Kuykendall Family circa 1914
    McGuire, Henry David and Mamie Kuykendall Family circa 1914
    Family of Henry David & Mamie (Kuykendall) McGuire

    Oklahoma, circa 1914

    Top Row (L to R): Elvis, Percy, Cecil, Keith

    Bottom Row: Hildred, Henry David, Ellen, Mamie
    Documents
    Kuykendall, Anna Mary 'Mamie' to Henry David McGuire, Sr.
    Kuykendall, Anna Mary "Mamie" to Henry David McGuire, Sr.
    Marriage Certificate from Osage County, Kansas, December 1893
    Family ID F174  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Norma G. Jordan,   b. 25 Apr 1907, Cottondale, Tuscola County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1981, Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1927  Carrollton, Pickens County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Sybil Jean McGuire,   b. 19 Nov 1942, McCalla, Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1990, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [Adopted]
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2006 
    Family ID F1249  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Feb 1901 - Red Creek Farm, Dewey County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Sep 1927 - Carrollton, Pickens County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Dec 1994 - Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    _McGuire, Elvis Henry
    _McGuire, Elvis Henry
    Elvis was probably about 13 years old when this photo was taken.
    McGuire Brothers at School, ca 1911 or 1912, Dewey County, Oklahoma
    McGuire Brothers at School, ca 1911 or 1912, Dewey County, Oklahoma
    This photo was taken at the Cyclone School in 1911 or 1912

    Brothers Percy, Elvis and Keith McGuire are labeled.

    PLEASE HELP US IDENTIFY THE UNKNOWN STUDENTS.
    McGuire, Henry David and Mamie (Kuykendall) Children, ca 1934
    McGuire, Henry David and Mamie (Kuykendall) Children, ca 1934
    Percy (b. 1895), Ellen (b. 1908), Keith (b. 1905), Elvis (b. 1901), Hildred (b. 1910), and Cecil (b. 1896) McGuire. Taken at Trail, Oklahoma
    McGuire, Elvis and Norma, with daughter Sybil, ca 1943
    McGuire, Elvis and Norma, with daughter Sybil, ca 1943
    Elvis and Norma had been married 15 years prior to the adoption of their daughter, Sybil, in 1942
    McGuire, Elvis Henry ca 1977, with wife, Norma
    McGuire, Elvis Henry ca 1977, with wife, Norma
    This picture of Norma Jordan and Elvis McGuire may have been taken around the time of their 50th Wedding Anniversary, in 1977
    McGuire, Elvis Henry ca 1977 with Wife Norma
    McGuire, Elvis Henry ca 1977 with Wife Norma
    This photo was taken on the occasion of their 50th Wedding Anniversary Celebration
    McGuire, Elvis Henry ca 1984
    McGuire, Elvis Henry ca 1984
    Husband of Norma Jordan
    B. 1901 Oklahoma D. 1994 Alabama
    Elvis was a professional boxer as a young man, fighting under the name of "Mickey McGuire". He gave up that profession at the urging of his wife. Around 1940 he was employed as a mechanic by Anders Studebaker Company, advancing to shop foreman before the Agency closed in the mid 1950's. During World War II, he maintained Stearman PT-17's military trainers at the Tuscaloosa airport. He later enlisted United State Seabees, also repairing engines. Elvis continued to work as a shop foreman for various civilian firms as well, working into his seventies.

    Documents
    McGuire, Elvis
    McGuire, Elvis
    Advertisement relating to American Legion Boxing Match, Elvis "Mickey" McGuire was featured in the title bout against Joe Lousier of Florida

  • Sources 
    1. [S203] McGuire, Keith David, Jr--Family Researcher P.O. Box 1721 Bailey, CO 80421-1721 (303) 838-0255.

    2. [S481] 1910 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006, (For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. T624, 1,178 rolls. This database is an index to the head of households enumerated in the 1910 United States Federal Census, the Thirteenth Census of the United States. In addition, each indexed name is linked to actual images of the 1910 Federal Census. The information recorded in the census includes: name, relationship to head of family, age at last birthday, sex, color or race, whether single, married, widowed, or divorced, birthplace, birthplace of father and mother, and more.), Oklahoma, Dewey County, Trail Twp Enumerated 9 and 10 May 1910 SD 2 ED 133 Sheet 11B 84-84 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S483] 1920 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005, (For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the NARA web page. This database is an index to individuals enumerated in the 1920 United States Federal Census, the Fourteenth Census of the United States. It includes all states and territories, as well as Military and Naval Forces, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, and the Panama Canal Zone. The census provides many details about individuals and families including: name, gender, age, birthplace, year of immigration, mother tongue, and parentsí birthplaces. In addition, the names of those listed on the population schedule are linked to actual images of the 1920 Federal Census.), Oklahoma, Dewey County, Trail Twp Enumerated 6 Jan 1920 SD 7 ED 209 Sheet 10A 6-6 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S333] Ancestry.com - U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current [database online], (Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration. The Social Security Administration Death Master File contains information on millions of deceased individuals with United States social security numbers whose deaths were reported to the Social Security Administration. Birth years for the individuals listed range from 1875 to last year. Information in these records includes name, birth date, death date, and last known residence.).

    5. [S1299] 1940 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com. database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012, (Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.), Alabama, Tuscaloosa County, Mitchells Elec Prec 23 Enumerated 11 Apr 1940 SD 6 ED 63-48 Sheet 8a Stamped 923 Keenes Mill Road 167 (Reliability: 3).