William Mcconnell Jr

about 7 December 1849–20 March 1930 (Age 80)
Lansdowne, Leeds and the Thousand Islands, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada

The Life of William

When William Mcconnell Jr was born about 7 December 1849, in Lansdowne, Leeds and the Thousand Islands, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, his father, William McConnell, was 44 and his mother, Mary Clendenning, was 31. He married Charlotte Ann Warren on 2 October 1871, in Lansdowne, Leeds and the Thousand Islands, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada in 1911. He died on 20 March 1930, in Elizabethtown-Kitley, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 80, and was buried in Lansdowne, Leeds and the Thousand Islands, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

William Mcconnell Jr
1849–1930
Charlotte Ann Warren
1855–1898
Marriage: 2 October 1871
Elizabeth Alice Mc Connell
1872–1956
Mary Adelia McConnell
1877–1941
Harriet Estella McConnell
1881–1892
Frederick Warren McConnell
1887–1953

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 October 1871
Lansdowne, Leeds and the Thousand Islands, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    William McConnell

    Male1805–1884Male

    Mary Clendenning

    Female1818–Female

siblings

(11)

    Elizabeth McConnell

    Female1838–1877Female

    Newman Clendinning McConnell

    Male1841–1927Male

    Catherine McConnell

    Female1842–Female

    Mary Jane McConnell

    Female1845–Female

    Agnes McConnell

    Female1847–1931Female

+6 More Children

World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 18

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1869

Age 20

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1871

Age 22

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhomhnuill ‘son of Domhnall’ ( see McDonald ).2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conaill ‘son of Conall’, a personal name probably composed of the elements con, an inflected form of ‘hound’ or ‘wolf’, + gal ‘valor’. This was borne by many early chieftains and warriors of Ireland, including the Ulster hero Conall Cearnach, and one of the two sons of Niall of the Nine Hostages, who gave his name to Tir Conaill ‘Conall's land’, otherwise known as County Donegal. It was further popularized by the fame of a 7th-century Irish saint, abbot of Inis Caoil.

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

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Story Highlight

Shop

This is the original Shop that William McConnell jr. built in Lansdowne when he first started the Lumber and Coal company. He at first leased from a company west of Kingston Ontario and later he decid …

Sources (3)

  • Wm Mcconnell, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • William McConnell, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • William in entry for Wm W Stafford and Elizabeth Mcconnell, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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