.           Benjamin Connelly, 1812 - 1872, s/o Elijah Connelly
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

A32   Benjamin Connelly,6                                                                                                                     A3   (Elijah,5,John,4)
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.               b 6 Aug 1812 Ashe Co, NC; d 1 Oct 1872 Lawrence Co, Ind, bur Connelly Cem.  Name given as Benjamin Franklin Connelly by
.                  one source.
.               m(1) 27 Jul 1835 Lawrence Co to Julia Ann Nugent Pitt, b 27 Aug 1814 Lawrence Co, d 27 Dec 1856 Lawrence Co, bur Sher-
.                        wood Farm, Connelly Cem.
.               m(2) 23 Dec 1857 Lawrence Co to Charity Miller, b 14 Aug (?1831" NC, d ca 1903 Lawrence Co, d/o John and Susanna Miller.
.                        Charity had m(1) ____ Burton.  Charity's was b ca 1840-42 acc to the census records.

.               1840 Lawrence Co census, p 199, Benj Conley, 10002-20001.
.               1850 Lawrence Co census, Spice Valley, p 371, #651/651, Benjamin Connelly,38 NC, farmer, $1828, Juliann,36 In, Mary E.,14
.                        In, Sarah A.,12 In, David H.,10 In, Elijah A.,7 In, John B.,4 In, Wm F.,1 In.
.               1860 Lawrence Co census, Spice Valley, p 158, #1276/1276, Benjamin Connelly,45 NC, farmer, $5000, $800, Charity,18 NC,
.                       NC, Mary E.,24 Ind, Sarah A.,21 Ind, David H.,19 Ind, Elijah,17 Ind, John B.,15 Ind, Lucetta,8 Ind, Susan,2 Ind.
.               1870 Lawrence Co census, Spice Valley, p 4, #29/29, Benjam Connely,57 NC, farmer, $9000, $1500, Charity,30 NC, John,,24
.                        Ind, Loucinda,20 Ind, Adella,12 Ind.
.               1880 census, Charity not located.
.               1900 census, Charity not located.

.               issue:

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1.   Mary Elizabeth Connelly, b 18 Oct 1835 Spice Valley, Lawrence Co, d 2 Feb 1862 Spice Valley, bur Sherwood Farm, Con-
.                     nelly Cem, m 9 Dec 1850 Lawrence Co to Aaron Riggs, b ca 1827 Ind, s/o Moses and Mahala Riggs.
.                     (one Ref says she m 26 May 1853 Lawrence Co to George Andrews)

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2.   Sarah Ann Connelly, b 7 Jan 1838 Spice Valley, Lawrence Co, d 14 May 1887 Baxter Spring, Kans, m 22 May 1862 Bry-
.                     antsville, Lawrence Co to James Lionel Meade, b Aug 1841 Daviess Co, Ind, d 24 Jul 1892 Baxter Spring.

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3.   David Henry Connelly, b 20 Apr 1840 Spice Valley, Lawrence Co, m Matilda Barnes Coleman.

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4.   Elijah Augustus Connelly, b 24 Sep 1842 Spice Valley, Lawrence Co, d 22 Mar 1864 Spice Valley, bur Sherwood Farm,
.                     Connelly Cem, m Mary Brown.

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5.   John Bruce Wilson Connelly, b 7 Oct 1845 Spice Valley, Lawrence Co.
.                     He supposedly went south in 1874 and was never heard from again, acc to an 1882 affadavit signed by his brother David H.
.                     Connelly in the settlement of their father's estate.

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6.   William Franklin Connelly, b 22 Sep 1848 Spice Valley, Lawrence Co, d 22 Sep (?Oct) 1848 Spice Valley, bur Sherwood
.                     Farm, Spice Valley.

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7.   Luceinne Ellen Connelly, b 8 Oct 1852 Spice Valley, Lawrence Co, d 28 Nov 1879 Spice Valley, bur Sherwood Farm, Con-
.                     nelly Cem, m 22 Dec 1878 Lawrence Co to David D. McCain, b ca 1857 Ind, s/o Robert McCain and Mary A. Neill (Polly).

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8.   Susan Adelia Connelly, b 12 Dec 1858 Spice Valley, Lawrence Co, d 1946 Lawrence Co, m 12 Mar 1876 Lawrence Co to
.                     Daniel Sherwood, b 1850 Washington Co, Ind, d 1930 Lawrence Co.







.               Ref:  1. "
Ancestors of Jo Ann and Jim Cornelius".
.                        2.   Patricia Gordon's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: bpgord@pgtc.com  
.                        3.   Donnie Hazel's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: dhazel1@cpmail.ivytech.edu   
.                        4.   Robert Steven Carter's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: steve.carter@telishpere.com    
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