Nancy Kelley

1788–1870 (Age 82)
Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Kelley was born in 1788, in Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States, her father, William Kelley, was 30 and her mother, Rebecca Jennings, was 32. She married Henry Lawless about 1806, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1870, in Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Lawless
1780–1870
Nancy Kelley
1788–1870
Marriage: about 1806
Michael Lawless
1807–
James Lawless
1810–1880
William M Lollis or Lawless
1823–1870
DANIEL "CALLAWAY" LOLLIS
1814–1897
Asariah Lawless
1817–1883
Harriett Lollis or Lawless
1824–
Prissila Lawless
1826–
Susan Lawless
1827–
Private Edmond W Lawless
1831–1864
Eliza Lawless
1835–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1806
South Carolina, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1758–1841Male

    Rebecca Jennings

    Female1756–1794Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 0

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1788 · South Carolina becomes the 8th state in the Union

Age 0

On May 23, 1788, South Carolina ratifies the Constitution of the United States making it the 8th State of the Union.
1812

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

Irish, Scottish, and English: variant spelling of Kelly .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Nancy Lawless in household of Archabald Nickols, "United States Census, 1850"

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