Columbus M. Roney

14 August 1867–2 January 1948 (Age 80)
Henry, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Columbus M.

When Columbus M. Roney was born on 14 August 1867, in Henry, Alabama, United States, his father, Alfred M. Roney, was 25 and his mother, Clara Ann Elliott, was 17. He had at least 6 sons and 7 daughters with Martha Jane Sanderson. He lived in Laurel, Jones, Mississippi, United States in 1920 and Beat 2, Jones, Mississippi, United States for about 10 years. He died on 2 January 1948, in Jones, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Jones, Mississippi, United States.

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Columbus M. Roney
Martha Jane Sanderson
Minnie Roney
Lela Roney
Annie Louella Roney
Clara Roney
James Elbert Roney
Berta Roney
Heubert Roney
John Herbert Roney
Willie Alvin Roney
Gennie V Roney
Marvin C Roney
Lee C. Roney
Vernetta Levie Roney

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!
Age 1
Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · Alabama Under Military Rule
Age 1
Alabama was under military rule after the end of the Civil War in May 1865 until it was readmitted to the Union in 1868.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 23
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Irish (Down) and Manx: from Irish Ó Ruanaidh, see Rooney .

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

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Sources (11)

  • Columbus Roney, "United States Census, 1900"
  • C M Roney in entry for John Herbert Roney, "Mississippi, County Marriages, 1858-1979"
  • Columbus Roney in household of A M Roney, "United States Census, 1880"

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