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Richard Downey

Male 1833 - 1905  (72 years)


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  • Name Richard Downey 
    Born 14 Jul 1833  , Ripley, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880  Big Spring, Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Richard Downey, 46, farmer, born in Indiana. Mary I. Downey, 47, keeping house, born in Indiana. Isaac W. Downey, 30, born in Indiana. Perry H. Downey, 17, born in Illinois. William F. Downey, 13, born in Illinois. Julia M. Downey, 10, born in Illinois.
    Died 20 Nov 1905  , Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried , Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I128042  7_families
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2003 

    Father John Downey,   b. 1 Mar 1813, , Hamilton, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1900, Sigel, Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Sarah Gibson,   b. 11 Apr 1813, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1880, Big Springs, Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 4 Feb 1830  , Dearborn, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F24411  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Mary Jane Ruby,   b. Abt 1832, Of, , Ripley, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1889, , Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Married Abt 1855 
    Children 
    +1. Sarah Matilda Downey,   b. 6 Dec 1856, Of, , Ripley, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Isaac W. Downey,   b. 8 Jan 1860, Of, Otter Creek, Ripley, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1887, , Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     3. Percy Hunter Downey,   b. 22 Apr 1863, Of, Big Springs, Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1897, , Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     4. Francis Downey,   b. Abt 1865, Of, Neoga, Cumberland, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. William Francis Downey,   b. 1867, Of, Big Springs, Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Julia May Downey,   b. Abt 1870, Of, Big Springs, Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Nellie G. Downey,   b. 6 Jan 1873, , Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1876, , Shelby, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2005 
    Family ID F46395  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Mary Ann Keller,   b. Abt 1837, Of, , Ripley, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2005 
    Family ID F46405  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Mary Ann Young,   b. Abt 1837,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2005 
    Family ID F46406  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jul 1833 - , Ripley, Indiana Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Ezra Clark Deed to James Downey
    Ezra Clark Deed to James Downey
    James was the father of Richard Downey, husband of Phebe Mulford

  • Sources 
    1. [S709] Illinois, Shelby, Big Spring - 1880 - Federal Census, Illinois, Shelby, Big Spring, (www.familysearch.org).