Anna Gallagher

1798–1869 (Age 71)
Ireland

The Life Summary of Anna

When Anna Gallagher was born in 1798, in Ireland, her father, Mr Attridge, was 17 and her mother, Mrs Attridge, was 16. She married James Swanton in 1833, in County Cork, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 9 daughters. She died in 1869, in Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

James Swanton
1791–1858
Anna Gallagher
1798–1869
Marriage: 1833
Phillis E. Swanton
1823–1904
Elizabeth Swanton
1842–
Sarah Ann Swanton
about 1846–1922
Ann Swanton
1828–1925
Sarah Swanton
1832–
George Hutchinson Swanton
1833–1917
Grace Swanton
1834–
Samuel Swanton
1835–
William Swanton
1837–
Margaret Swanton
1838–1907
Frances Swanton
1839–1917
Ellen Swanton
1840–
John H Swanton
1842–1923
James Swanton
1845–1923

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1833County Cork, Ireland
  • Children

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (1)

    World Events (8)

    1798
    Age 0
    Battle of Antrim.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 2
    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.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 21
    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

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Siobhan, Declan, Brigid, Eamon, Padraic, Clancy, Conal, Dermot, Donal, Donovan, Dymphna.Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gallchobhair ‘descendant of Gallchobhar’, a personal name based on gall ‘foreign’ + cabhair ‘support’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Golliher
    Gallaher
    Galleher
    Gallacher
    Gallager
    Galliher
    Gallahue
    Galligher
    Gallihugh
    Gollaher
    Gallaugher

    Sources (7)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Ann Gallager - Published information: Death record or certificate: birth-name: Ann Gallager
    • Ann Swanton in entry for John Hutchinson Swanton and Cathrn Buoy, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"
    • <Unknown> in entry for Margaret S. Bowen, "Minnesota Death Records, 1866-1916"

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