James Richard Conley

11 October 1927–26 January 2013 (Age 85)
Palatine, Cook, Illinois, United States of America

The Life of James Richard

When James Richard Conley was born on 11 October 1927, his father, Andrew Jackson Connolly, was 40 and his mother, Ruth Lorraine Crampton, was 26. He married Rosemary M Loomis on 10 May 1952, in Cook, Illinois, United States. He lived in St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1935 and Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 26 January 2013, at the age of 85.

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James Richard Conley
Rosemary M Loomis
Marriage: 10 May 1952

Spouse and Children

10 May 1952
Cook, Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 4

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.

Age 23

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of Connolly .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James R Conley in household of John A Fleming, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Conley in household of Andrew Conley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James R Conley, "Illinois, Cook County Marriages, 1871-1920"

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