Nathaniel McElhaney

1825–1888 (Age 63)
Grainger, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Nathaniel

When Nathaniel McElhaney was born in 1825, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States, his father, Hugh McElhaney, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Phillips, was 20. He married Mary Jane Roach on 26 January 1854, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1888, in Tennessee, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Rutledge, Grainger, Tennessee, United States.

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Nathaniel McElhaney
1825–1888
Mary Jane Roach
1830–
Marriage: 26 January 1854
Leander McElhaney
1854–
William McElhaney
1857–
Narcissa McElhaney
1859–
Margaret E McElhaney
1861–
Mary Almeda Mc Elhaney
1870–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 January 1854
Grainger, Tennessee, United States
children

(5)

    Leander McElhaney

    Male1854–Male

    William McElhaney

    Male1857–Male

    Narcissa McElhaney

    Female1859–Female

    Margaret E McElhaney

    Female1861–Female

    Mary Almeda Mc Elhaney

    Female1870–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 0

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 10

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1846

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McElhinney .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nathan Mcelhaney, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nathaniel Mc Elhany, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nathan Mcelkany, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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