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
1851–
Eleanor Rebecca Amanda O'Neil
1850–1941
Marriage: 6 July 1871
John George Boughner
1872–1957
Annie Rebecca Boughner
1874–1953
Elizabeth Jane Boughner
1876–1928
Ida Mae Boughner
1878–1959
Olive Eleanor Boughner
1880–1940
Ruth Boughner
1882–1884
Roy O'Neil Boughner
1885–1952

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 July 1871
Verona, Huron, Michigan, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Female1850–1941Female

    Eliza Jean O'Neill

    Female1852–1923Female

    Thomas Wesley O'Neill

    Male1853–1904Male

    Jonathan Edward O'Neill

    Male1855–1910Male

    Annie (Diana) O'Niell

    Female1857–1932Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1852

Age 2

Historical Boundaries - 1852: Clackamas, Oregon Territory, United States; 1859: Clackamas, Oregon, United States
1863

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

Possible Related Names

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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