Alanson Ely

5 July 1806–20 September 1862 (Age 56)
Marshall, Oneida, New York, United States

The Life of Alanson

When Alanson Ely was born on 5 July 1806, in Marshall, Oneida, New York, United States, his father, Thomas Ely, was 39 and his mother, Eunice Morley, was 36. He married Eveline Frasier on 11 October 1827, in Marshall, Oneida, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Berlin, Green Lake, Wisconsin, United States in 1860 and New York, United States in 1870. He died on 20 September 1862, in Waukau, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Alanson Ely
1806–1862
Eveline Frasier
1806–
Marriage: 11 October 1827
Ashley Ely
1831–
Eveline Ely
1833–1870
Caroline Ely
1835–1836
Alanson Ely
1837–1909
Adaline Ely
1839–
Juliett Ely
1844–
William Henry Ely
1847–1855
Celestine Ellen Ely
1850–1925

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 October 1827
Marshall, Oneida, New York, United States
children

(8)

    Ashley Ely

    Male1831–Male

    Female1833–1870Female

    Caroline Ely

    Female1835–1836Female

    Alanson Ely

    Male1837–1909Male

    Adaline Ely

    Female1839–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1808

Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 6

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 15

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from the cathedral city on an island in the fens north of Cambridge. It is so named from Old English ǣl ‘eel’ + ‘district’.2 Probably also an Americanized form of German Eley .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Alonson Eley, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Aleson Ely, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Alonson Ely in entry for Alonson Ely, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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