John Henry Loy Sr

7 January 1784–4 May 1868 (Age 84)
Orange, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of John Henry

When John Henry Loy Sr was born on 7 January 1784, in Orange, North Carolina, United States, his father, Henry Loy, was 39 and his mother, Margaret Tillman, was 24. He married Mary Hodge in 1805. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Effingham, Effingham, Illinois, United States in 1850. He died on 4 May 1868, in Watson Township, Effingham, Illinois, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Loy Chapel Cemetery, Watson Township, Effingham, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Loy Sr
1784–1868
Mary Hodge
1788–1855
Marriage: 1805
Sarah M Loy
1807–1863
Joseph C. Loy
1809–1892
Elizabeth Mabelle Loy
1812–1877
Thomas Moore Loy Sr
1812–1868
Thomas Matthew Loy Sr
1813–1868
Margaret Tillman Loy
1814–1895
Rachael H Loy
1816–1878
John Henry Loy Jr
1821–1894
James Edward Loy
1823–1903
George Washington Loy
1824–1857
DeWitt Clinton Loy
1828–1889

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1805
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion
    Age 2
    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
    1789 · Becomes 12th State
    Age 5
    On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
    1808
    Age 24
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    Name Meaning

    German, Dutch, and French: from a shortened form of the medieval personal name Eloy, from Latin Eligius (see Eligio ), a Christian saint's name.German: habitational name from Loy in Oldenburg.Italian (Sardinia): variant of Loi .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Eligio
    Loye

    Sources (6)

    • John Loy, "United States Census, 1850"
    • John Loy, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • John Henry Loy, "Find A Grave Index"

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