Heskey McElroy

1803–26 March 1862 (Age 59)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Heskey

When Heskey McElroy was born in 1803, in Mississippi, United States, her father, Giles McLeroy, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Marie Edith McElhaney, was 21. She married Noel Owen Neal about 1825. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Saline Township, Sevier, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 26 March 1862, in Sevier, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Blue Bayou, Howard, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Noel Owen Neal
1802–1850
Heskey McElroy
1803–1862
Marriage: about 1825
Giles M. Neal
1827–1847
Francis S. Neal
1828–
Caroline Neal
1830–
Noel Gallatin Neal
1832–1897
Joseph L Neal
1834–1861
Sarah Elizabeth Neal
1836–1905
Sabrina Neal
1838–
Rufus DeKalb Neal
1840–
James Lawrence Neal
1842–
Heskey Alabama "Bama" Neal
1846–1909

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1825
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1803

Age 0

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1817

Age 14

Mississippi is the 20th state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 16

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Ruaidh ‘son of the redhaired lad’ (from ruadh ‘red’). Compare Gilroy .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hesky Neal, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Haskey O Nail in household of Noel O Nail, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Heskey McElroy Neal, "Find A Grave Index"

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