Isaac ( Ike) McElroy

Brief Life History of Isaac ( Ike)

When Isaac ( Ike) McElroy was born on 4 July 1855, in Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Robert McElroy, was 53 and his mother, Matilda Amanda Trout, was 51.

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Family Time Line

Robert McElroy
1802–1874
Matilda Amanda Trout
1805–1891
John McElroy
1826–1887
Amanda McELROY
1826–1901
Paul Trout McElroy
1829–1922
Hannah McELROY
1833–1901
Isaac Newton McElroy
1835–1908
Margaret McELROY
1836–
Hallie or Ester McElroy
1837–
William 'Bill' McElroy
1841–1922
Hester McElroy
1841–
William McElroy
1843–
James McELROY
1848–
Sarah Jane McElroy
1853–
Isaac ( Ike) McElroy
1855–

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    World Events (3)

    1863

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

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

    Name Meaning

    Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Rua (Irish) or Mac Gille Ruaidh (Scottish) ‘son of the red-haired lad’ (from ruadh ‘red’). Compare Gilroy and Kilroy .

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

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