William Blayney

about 1888–18 October 1971 (Age 83)
County Antrim, Ireland

The Life of William

When William Blayney was born about 1888, in County Antrim, Ireland, his father, Hugh Henry Blayney, was 32 and his mother, Rose O’Hara, was 33. He married Rose Ann Gillespie about 1911, in County Antrim, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Ballymena, Ballymena, County Antrim, Ireland in 1911. He died on 18 October 1971, in Ballymena, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

William Blayney
1888–1971
Rose Ann Gillespie
1892–1972
Marriage: about 1911
Hugh Blayney
1912–1980
Brigid Blayney
1913–2002
May Blayney
1915–1992
Roseanne Blayney
1916–1916
Eamonn Blayney
1917–2005
Sarah Blayney
1919–2001
Teresa Blayney
1920–1958
Bernardette Blayney
1922–1974
Liam Blayney
1923–1923
Brian Blayney
1925–1982
Rita Blayney
1926–
Kathleen Blayney
1927–1990

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1911
County Antrim, Ireland
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Hugh Henry Blayney

    Male1856–Male

    Rose O’Hara

    Female1855–Female

siblings

(8)

    Catherine Blayney

    Female1886–Female

    James Blaney

    Male1887–1971Male

    Male1888–1971Male

    Sarah Blayney

    Female1890–Female

    Rose Blayney

    Female1893–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1908

Age 20

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 26

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
1919

Age 31

Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Blaney .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • William Blayney in household of Hugh Henry Blayney, "Ireland Census, 1911"

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