James Harvey Connelly

Male7 May 1828–15 January 1900

Brief Life History of James Harvey

When James Harvey Connelly was born on 7 May 1828, in Spencer, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Connelly, was 26 and his mother, Polly Nutgrass, was 21. He married Elizabeth Ann Johnson on 17 September 1850, in Parke, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Union Township, Parke, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. He died on 15 January 1900, in Parke, Indiana, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Hollandsburg, Union Township, Parke, Indiana, United States.

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James Harvey Connelly
Elizabeth Ann Johnson
Marriage: 17 September 1850
Phelmon Connelly
Sarah Isabelle Connelly
Lucinda Frances Connelly
Mary M Connelly
Phlemon J. Connelly
James William Connelly
George D Connelly

Sources (11)

  • James H Connelly, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: James Harvey Connelly - Government record: Census record: birth-name: James Harvey Connelly
  • James H Connelly, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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  • Marriage
    17 September 1850Parke, Indiana, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (16)

    +11 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 2

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

    Age 2

    The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.


    Age 25

    Historical Boundaries: 1853: Parke, Indiana, United States

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Kieran, Brendan, Brennan, Eamon, Maeve, Murphy, Paddy.

    Irish: variant of Connolly .

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

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