Eleanor Rebecca Amanda O'Neil

11 July 1850–8 February 1941 (Age 90)
Huron Township, Bruce, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Eleanor Rebecca Amanda

When Eleanor Rebecca Amanda O'Neil was born on 11 July 1850, in Huron Township, Bruce, Ontario, Canada, her father, John Torbit O'Neil, was 36 and her mother, Rebecca Amanda Patterson, was 26. She married James Sylvester Boughner on 6 July 1871, in Verona, Huron, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Huron Township, Huron, Michigan, United States in 1860 and Detroit Ward 8, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1900. She died on 8 February 1941, in Clackamas, Clackamas, Oregon, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Clackamas, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Sylvester Boughner
Eleanor Rebecca Amanda O'Neil
Marriage: 6 July 1871
John George Boughner
Annie Rebecca Boughner
Elizabeth Jane Boughner
Ida Mae Boughner
Olive Eleanor Boughner
Ruth Boughner
Roy O'Neil Boughner

Spouse and Children

6 July 1871
Verona, Huron, Michigan, United States


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings




    Eliza Jean O'Neill


    Thomas Wesley O'Neill


    Jonathan Edward O'Neill


    Annie (Diana) O'Niell


+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Historical Boundaries - 1852: Clackamas, Oregon Territory, United States; 1859: Clackamas, Oregon, United States

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 25

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Ua Neill, from ua, grandson; Neill, genitive of Niall, Neill. Descendant of Neill

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Sources (3)

  • Eleanor O Neil in household of John O Neil, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elenor Boughner in household of Herbert W Scott, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ellenor Boughner in household of James Boughner, "United States Census, 1880"

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