When Xelimma LaDow was born about 1848, in Ohio, United States, her father, Selah Ladow, was 25 and her mother, Mary Ann Cummins, was 23. She married Wesley Grimes McConahy on 13 April 1869, in Wyandot, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Antrim Township, Wyandot, Ohio, United States in 1860 and Tod Township, Crawford, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 19 May 1899, at the age of 52, and was buried in Nevada, Eden Township, Wyandot, Ohio, United States.
Altered form of French Ladou: habitational name from Ladou or Ladoux, names of several places in various parts of France. The surname Ladou is very rare in France.