James Delahunt

Male13 February 1860–16 February 1896

Brief Life History of James

When James Delahunt was born on 13 February 1860, in Russell, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Dennis Delahunt, was 30 and his mother, Mary Scanlon, was 23. He lived in Morris Township, Stevens, Minnesota, United States in 1885. He died on 16 February 1896, in Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Morris, Stevens, Minnesota, United States.

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Dennis Delahunt
Mary Scanlon
William Delahunt
Anne Hunt
Anne Hunt
Bridget Hunt
John Hunt
James Delahunt
John Robert Delahunt
Michael Delahunt
Mary A Delahunt
Thomas James De La Hunt
Kate Delahunt
Margaret T. Delahunt

Sources (6)

  • James Delahunt in household of Dennis Delahunt, "Minnesota State Census, 1885"
  • James De La Hunt, "Wisconsin Births and Christenings, 1826-1926"
  • James Delahunt, "Minnesota, Stevens County Genealogical Society Records, 1876-2006"

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Siblings (12)

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


Age 9

Historical Boundaries: 1869: Stevens, Minnesota, United States

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 10

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Irish (Tipperary and Offaly): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dulchaointigh ‘descendant of Dulchaointeach’, a byname composed of the elements dul ‘satirist’ + caointeach ‘plaintive’.

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

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