Mary Elizabeth Cole

8 August 1848–20 October 1922 (Age 74)
Gallipolis, Gallia, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Cole was born on 8 August 1848, in Gallipolis, Gallia, Ohio, United States, her father, Samuel Cole, was 32 and her mother, Mary Allison Davis, was 31. She married Samuel O McElhenney on 6 December 1866, in Gallia, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Clay Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 20 October 1922, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Gallipolis, Gallia, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel O McElhenney
1841–
Mary Elizabeth Cole
1848–1922
Marriage: 6 December 1866
Hattie Minerva McElhinny
1867–1868
Frederick Leroy McElhinny
1870–1930
Edgar I McElhinny
1872–1933
Lenora McElhenney
1873–1946
Mary Margaret McElheney
1876–1933
Anna M McElhinney
1879–
Nellie S McElhinney
1883–1908

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 December 1866
Gallia, Ohio, United States
children

(7)

    Hattie Minerva McElhinny

    Female1867–1868Female

    Frederick Leroy McElhinny

    Male1870–1930Male

    Edgar I McElhinny

    Male1872–1933Male

    Female1873–1946Female

    Mary Margaret McElheney

    Female1876–1933Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Cole

    Male1816–Male

    Mary Allison Davis

    Female1817–1910Female

siblings

(12)

    Mary E. Cole

    Female1838–Female

    Reese Newport Cole

    Male1839–1922Male

    Grasson Cole

    Male1843–1865Male

    Female1848–1922Female

    Thomas Sardis Cole

    Male1849–1922Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 12

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 20

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English pet form of Nicholas .2 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English byname Cola (from col ‘(char)coal’, presumably denoting someone of swarthy appearance), or the Old Norse cognate Koli.3 Scottish and Irish: when not of English origin, this is a reduced and altered form of McCool .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Mc Ilhany in household of Samuel Mc Ilhany, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary E Z Cole in household of Samuel Cole, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Cole in entry for Frederiek Leroy Mcelhinny, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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