Captain Henry Clay Donnohue

12 August 1838–3 October 1908 (Age 70)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Henry Clay

When Captain Henry Clay Donnohue was born on 12 August 1838, in Missouri, United States, his father, Joseph Clark Donnohue II, was 21 and his mother, Eleanor "Duck" Anderson, was 19. He married Anna Karr Anderson on 17 April 1860, in Pettis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Pettis Township, Platte, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Pettis, Missouri, United States in 1860. He died on 3 October 1908, in Appleton Township, St. Clair, Missouri, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Appleton City Cemetery, Appleton Township, St. Clair, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Captain Henry Clay Donnohue
1838–1908
Anna Karr Anderson
1834–1867
Marriage: 17 April 1860
Anna Florence Donohue
1865–1935
Lucy Kemp Donnohue
1867–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 April 1860
Pettis, Missouri, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Clark Donnohue II

    Male1817–1892Male

    Eleanor "Duck" Anderson

    Female1818–1892Female

siblings

(7)

    Male1838–1908Male

    Sarah E. Donnohue

    Female1840–1881Female

    David "Daniel" Donnohue

    Male1844–1910Male

    Angeline Donnohue

    Female1847–1913Female

    William Perry Donnohue

    Male1850–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860

Age 22

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 25

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Donahue .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Heny C Donnohue, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henry Donnohue, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henry C Donnohue, "United States Census, 1880"

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