|. John Donaldson Connelly, 1757 - 1851, s/o John Connelly
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
X3 John Donaldson Connelly,2 X (John,1)
. b 22 Aug 1757 Loudoun Co, Va; d 4 Mar 1851 Nelson Co, Ky, bur Bloomfield Cem, Nelson Co.
. m Frances Brent (Fanny), b 14 Dec 1769 Fauquier Co, Va, d 12 Jun 1838 Nelson Co, d/o Charles Brent and Anna Gunnell.
. Her name was Ann Brent acc to Ref 3 below.
. ? 1830 Nelson Co, Ky census, p 162, John Conly, 000010001-00002001.
. Nelson Co census, p 123, Eastern Dist, John Conley, 0001000001-000011001.
. 1840 Nelson Co, Ky census, West Div, p 5, John Connelly, 0000010002-000011001.
. 1850 Nelson Co census, Dist 2, p 384, #656/656, John D. Connelly,92 Va, living with Alfred Connelly family.
. 1851, 11 Aug: Nelson Co Will Bk 6, p 229 (dated 29 Jul 1849): will of John Connelly, naming sons James B. Connelly, Henry B.
. Connelly, Alfred Connelly, daus Margaret May, Frances Connelly, dau Sally, intermarried with John F. Jones of Todd Co,
. and is dead, gdau Mary Frances Jones, children E. May, H. Huston, Nancy Duncan, M. May, J.B. Connelly, H.B. Connelly,
. Alfred Connelly, slaves Bill, George, Andrew, Ely. Execs: Humphrey May and Joseph M Clasky Jr.
. 1. Elizabeth Connelly, b 14 Nov 1788 Va, d 1 Jul 1838, m 4 Sep 1810 Nelson Co to Humphrey May, b 12 Mar 1782 Va, d
. 31 Dec 1866 Nelson Co. Humphrey m(2) 3 Dec 1839 Nelson Co to Margaret Connelly, b 1794 (see below).
. 2. Hannah Connelly, b ca 1789-91, m 1 Dec 1814 Nelson Co to John Houston, b ca 1785.
. 3. Nancy Connelly, b 27 Aug 1792 Va, d 4 Feb 1864 Nelson Co, m 31 Mar 1814 Nelson Co to George Washington Duncan, b
. 23 Aug 1784, d 12 Feb 1844 Nelson Co.
. a. James Connelly Duncan, b Apr 1834, d 27 Dec 1900, m Martha E. Yantis, b Nov 1834, d 27 Dec 1900.
. See his article below.
. 4. Margaret Connelly, b 1794, m 3 Dec 1839 Nelson Co to Humphrey May, b 12 Mar 1782 Va, d 31 Dec 1866 Nelson Co.
. Humphrey had m(1) 4 Sep 1810 Nelson Co Margaret's sister Elizabeth, above.
. 5. James Butler Connelly, b ca 1796
. Moved to Elkton, Todd Co, Ky, where he was a Presbyterian minister.
. 1820 Shelby Co census, p 120, James Connelly, 001000-0.
. ? 1830 Shelby Co, Ky census, p 227, James Conley, 00001-20002.
. 1840 census, James not located.
. 1850 census, James not located.
. a. Erasmus D. Connelly, b ca 1828 Ky, d 1850's Tex.
. b. James H. Connelly, b ca 1833 Ky. Lawyer in Elkton, Ky.
. 1850 Todd Co, Ky census, Dist 2, p 269, #326/326, James H. Connelly,17 Ky, student, Erasmus D. Connelly,22 Ky,
. living with Willis L. Reeves.
. c. ____ Connelly, m ____ Reeves.
. d. ____ Connelly, m ____ Edwards.
X32 6. Henry B. Connelly, b Sep 1800 Nelson Co, Ky, m(1) ____, m(2) Dolores Perea.
. Moved to Clay Co, Mo and later Mexico and NM, where he was the first territorial governor.
. 7. Frances Connelly (Fanny), b 1803 (or ca 1808) Ky, d 11 Jul 1864 Nelson Co, Ky.
. 8. Sally Connelly, b ca 1803-09, dec by 1851, m 11 Nov 1823 to John F. Jones, b ca 1800.
. a. Mary Frances Jones.
. 9. Alfred J. Connelly (Wildcat), b 31 Dec 1809 Nelson Co, Ky, d 2 Jun 1901 Trenton, Fannin Co, Tex, m 6 Dec 1830 Nelson
. Co to Elizabeth Butler Thomas, b 13 Mar 1813 Ky, d 2 Jun 1895 Trenton.
. 1840 Nelson Co, Ky census, p 40, Alfred Connelly, 120001-11001.
. 1850 Nelson Co census, Dist 2, p 384, #656/656, Alfred Connelly,39 Ky, farmer, $4200, Elizabeth,36 Ky, John W.,16 Ky,
. farmer, Nancy,14 Ky, James,12 Ky, Cordelia,8 Ky, Mary F.,4 Ky, Benj H.,1 Ky, John D. Connelly,92 Va, Fanny,42
. Ky, idiot
. Moved to Collin Co, Tex.
. issue: (see Ref 2 below)
. Ref: 1. "The Pelphrey Page".
. 2. Louis Shackleton's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: DesignShack@aol.com
. Info from "The Conley Page", Joseph E. Conley.
. 3. "An Historical Account of the Duncan Family", 1902, James Connelly Duncan, grandson of John Connelly, above.
. This document is copied at: http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~dobson/ky/kynelso6.htm
. 4. Jim Scott's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: Jamesscott4@juno.com
. Note: The above John Donaldson Connelly was claimed by Willam Elsey Connelley to be either a brother or 1st cousin of
. Capt Henry Conley (#D) of Floyd Co, Ky. If he is generally correct, the 1st cousin relationship is more likely, since
. Henry's brother was apparently John Connely (#A) of Ashe Co, NC, but I feel this claimed relationship is likely not