James Deveney

from 1839 to 1840–7 January 1912 (Age 73)
Ireland

The Life of James

When James Deveney was born from 1839 to 1840, in Ireland, his father, Neil Devenney, was 26 and his mother, Bridget Bonner, was 22. He married Bridget Gallagher about 1867, in Glenties, County Donegal, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 7 January 1912, in County Donegal, Ireland, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

James Deveney
1839–1912
Bridget Gallagher
1808–1890
Marriage: about 1867
Kathleen Devenney
1866–1948
Patrick Devenney
Fanney Devenney
1867–
Bridget E. Dunn Deveney
1869–1926
Daniel Devenney
1869–1923
Ann Devenney
1869–1928

Spouse and Children

    Male1839–1912Male

    Bridget Gallagher

    Female1808–1890Female

MARRIAGE
about 1867
Glenties, County Donegal, Ireland
children

(6)

    Female1866–1948Female

    Fanney Devenney

    Female1867–Female

    Bridget E. Dunn Deveney

    Female1869–1926Female

    Daniel Devenney

    Male1869–1923Male

    Ann Devenney

    Female1869–1928Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Neil Devenney

    Male1814–Male

    Bridget Bonner

    Female1818–Female

siblings

(2)

    Male1839–1912Male

    Daniel Deveney

    Male1839–1928Male

World Events (2)

1839

Age 0

The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.
1845

Age 6

The Irish Potato Famine. Many Irish emigrate to America. Irish population drops from 8 million to 6 million due to death from starvation or emigration.

Name Meaning

Irish: spelling variant of Devaney .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Devenny in entry for Bridget Mulcahey, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
  • James Devenney in entry for Ann Devenney, "Ireland Civil Registration, 1845-1913"
  • James Devenney in entry for Fanney Devenney, "Ireland Civil Registration, 1845-1913"

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