John Handley

Maleabout 1794–after 1860

Brief Life History of John

When John Handley was born about 1794, in Tennessee, United States, his father, William Handley, was 26 and his mother, Margaret Henderson, was 25. He married Nancy T Dandey about 1829, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Laurens, South Carolina, United States in 1820 and Meriwether, Georgia, United States for about 20 years. He died after 1860, in Warm Springs, Meriwether, Georgia, United States, at the age of 8206.

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Family Time Line

John Handley
1794–1860
Nancy T Dandey
1803–1879
Marriage: about 1829
Elizabeth M. Handley
1832–1870
son Handley
1835–1850
Margaret Louise Handley
1838–1915
James Constantine Handley
1841–1913

Sources (6)

  • John Hanley, "United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1860"
  • John Hanley, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William Handley, "West Virginia Will Books, 1756-1971"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1829South Carolina, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (15)

    +10 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

    Age 0

    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

    1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

    Age 2

    On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.

    1812

    Age 18

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: variant of Hanley .

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

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