Alice McConnell

29 January 1871–20 February 1885 (Age 14)
Vienna, Johnson, Illinois, United States

The Life of Alice

When Alice McConnell was born on 29 January 1871, in Vienna, Johnson, Illinois, United States, her father, Albert McConnell, was 25 and her mother, Rebecca Cardwell, was 21. She lived in Cache Township, Johnson, Illinois, United States in 1880. She died on 20 February 1885, at the age of 14, and was buried in Simpson, Johnson, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert McConnell
1845–1921
Rebecca Cardwell
1849–1891
Charles Asa McConnell
1867–1957
Elizabeth McConnell
1869–
Alice McConnell
1871–1885
Clara McConnell
1871–1959
James Samuel McConnell
1874–1945
Thomas Nathaniel McConnell
1878–1961
John Franklin McConnell
1880–1881
Mary Ethel McConnell
1884–1965
Ida McConnell
1887–1961

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World Events (7)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 5

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhomhnuill ‘son of Domhnall’ ( see McDonald ).2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conaill ‘son of Conall’, a personal name probably composed of the elements con, an inflected form of ‘hound’ or ‘wolf’, + gal ‘valor’. This was borne by many early chieftains and warriors of Ireland, including the Ulster hero Conall Cearnach, and one of the two sons of Niall of the Nine Hostages, who gave his name to Tir Conaill ‘Conall's land’, otherwise known as County Donegal. It was further popularized by the fame of a 7th-century Irish saint, abbot of Inis Caoil.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Alice Mcconnell in household of A Mcconnell, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Alice McConnell, "Find A Grave Index"

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