Andrew Patton O'Kelley

8 August 1842–11 August 1862 (Age 20)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Andrew Patton

When Andrew Patton O'Kelley was born on 8 August 1842, in South Carolina, United States, his father, Hugh Lee O'Kelley, was 22 and his mother, Martha Harbin, was 21. He lived in Pickens, Pickens, South Carolina, United States in 1850 and Pickens, South Carolina, United States in 1860. He died on 11 August 1862, in Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, United States, at the age of 20.

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Family Time Line

Hugh Lee O'Kelley
1819–1904
Martha Harbin
1820–1895
Andrew Patton O'Kelley
1842–1862
Benjamin Franklin O'Kelley
1844–1910
Nancy Jane O'Kelley
1846–1915
Jesse Wilburn O'Kelley
1848–1920
James Solomon O'Kelley
1850–1943
Mary Naomi O'Kelley
1852–1911
Thomas Lemuel O'Kelley
1854–1929
Martha Ann Matilda O'Kelley
1856–1861
William Pinckney O'Kelley
1858–1940
Susan Elizabeth O'Kelley
1861–1921

Parents and Siblings

    Hugh Lee O'Kelley

    Male1819–1904Male

    Martha Harbin

    Female1820–1895Female

siblings

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World Events (4)

1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 2

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1846

Age 4

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

Age 18

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.

Name Meaning

O, descendant ; Kelley, from caillaig, genitive of cailleac, an old woman, a hag. Grandson of an old woman

Sources (2)

  • Andrew Okelly in household of Hugh Okelly, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Andrew Kelly in household of Hugh L O Kelly, "United States Census, 1850"

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