William Adrian Neely

Male1800–about 1862

Brief Life History of William Adrian

When William Adrian Neely was born in 1800, in South Carolina, United States, his father, John Neely, was 46 and his mother, MaryAnn Lutetia Black, was 39. He married Mary Polly Parks on 22 October 1833, in Coweta, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Campbell, Georgia, United States in 1850. He died about 1862, in Campbell, Jones, Georgia, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States.

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William Adrian Neely
Mary Polly Parks
Marriage: 22 October 1833
Frances Neely
Andrew Jackson Neely
John W Neely
James Henry Neely
Mathew W. Neely
Missouri Ann Neely
Mary Ann Neely
Roxa Anna "Roxie" Neely

Sources (8)

  • Wm Neeley, "United States Census, 1850"
  • William A. Neely, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"
  • William L. Neely, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 October 1833Coweta, Georgia, United States
  • Children (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 0

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.


    Age 3

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 19

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Tyrone and Derry): shortened form of McNeilly , from Mac an Fhilidh ‘son of the poet’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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