When Archibald Stewart McElhose was born on 18 August 1835, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John McElhose, was 27 and his mother, Nancy Ballentine, was 22. He married Matilda Jane Wallace on 4 July 1858, in Morgan, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Waterford Township, Washington, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Windsor, Morgan, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 26 June 1913, in Stockport, Morgan, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Stockport, Morgan, Ohio, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Irish Liam.
Irish (northern, mainly County Tyrone): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Chomhghain ‘son of the servant (i.e. devotee) of (Saint) Comhghan’, a personal name composed of the elements comh ‘together’ + gan-, gen- ‘born’, hence a byname for a twin.
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