James Madison Welch

19 May 1828–19 October 1894 (Age 66)
Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of James Madison

When James Madison Welch was born on 19 May 1828, in Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, James Flemming Welch, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Lollar Perkins, was 31. He married Lucy Taylor in June 1850, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States. He died on 19 October 1894, in Ramona, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Nuevo Memory Gardens, Ramona, San Diego, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Madison Welch
Malinda Helman Case
Marriage: 1864
Boman B. Martin
Cairell Sylvester Welch
Alice F Welch
Stella Malinda Welch
George M Welch
John Leonidus Welch

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1864California, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 2
    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.
    Age 5
    Historical Boundaries: 1833: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    Age 18
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Welsh or Walsh , an ethnic name for someone of Welsh origin. This is the usual form of the surname in England; the usual form in Ireland is Walsh and in Scotland Welsh .German: variant of Welk .Americanized form of German Welsch .

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

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    Sources (13)

    • J M Welch, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Madison Welch, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Welch in entry for Johnie Leonidus Welch, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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