James Patrick Dolan

Male29 January 1858–11 March 1943

Brief Life History of James Patrick

When James Patrick Dolan was born on 29 January 1858, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, his father, Kieran Dolan, was 29 and his mother, Martha Ann Hardin, was 22. He married Mary Agnes Hagerty on 29 October 1889, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States in 1860 and Mounds, Pulaski, Illinois, United States in 1910. He died on 11 March 1943, in Mound City, Pulaski, Illinois, United States, at the age of 85.

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James Patrick Dolan
Mary Agnes Hagerty
Marriage: 29 October 1889
Ella Dolan
Marie Dolan

Sources (10)

  • James Dolen in household of Keron Dolen, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Patrick Dolan, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • James P Dolan, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 October 1889Illinois, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 2

    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.


    Age 5

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

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 23

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, James Patrick, Aisling, Brennan, Bridgid, Cormac, Donovan, Dymphna, Eamon, John Patrick, Kevin Patrick, Liam.

    Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhláin ‘descendant of Dubhshlán’, a personal name from dubh ‘black’ + slán ‘challenge’.

    In some cases also an American shortened form of Slovenian Dolanc or Dolanec: vernacular variants of a habitational name for someone from any of numerous villages named Dol ‘small valley’.

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

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