Mary McConnell

Female24 October 1811–14 July 1864

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary McConnell was born on 24 October 1811, in Mifflin, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Thomas John McConnell, was 30 and her mother, Mary Beale, was 28. She married William Neeley on 30 January 1834, in McCullochs Mills, Tuscarora Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Lack Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860. She died on 14 July 1864, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Upper Tuscarora Presbyterian Cemetery, Waterloo, Lack Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Neeley
Mary McConnell
Marriage: 30 January 1834
Margaret Jane Neely
Thomas McConnell Neely
John Harvey Neely
Rachel Lucinda Neely
Mary Adaline Neely
Nancy Ann Neely

Sources (2)

  • Mary Neely in household of Wm Neely, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary McConnell Neely, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 January 1834McCullochs Mills, Tuscarora Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (7)


    Age 1

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

    Age 1

    Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 19

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (northern) and Scottish (southwestern): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhomhnaill ‘son of Domhnall’, from the lenited pronunciation of the name. See McDonald . O'Connell is from a different personal name. Compare McConnon .

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

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