Captain Henry Connelly
1752 ~ 1840
My Paternal 5th Great Grandfather
My 5th great grandfather, Captain Henry Connelly was born
2 May 1752 in Dutch, Chester County, Pennsylvania.
He is the son of Thomas Connelly and Mary VanHarlingen.
In 1774, at the age of 22, he married Ann MacGregor.
Henry was a Captain in the North Carolina Militia Cavalry. He served under Colonels Paisley, John Williams, John Taylor, Davis, and William Davidson.
Pension Number: S*W8188
DAR Ancestor # A025047
Henry died 7 May 1840 in Oil Springs, Johnson, Kentucky, USA.
He is buried in Rice Cemetery in Leander, Johnson County, Kentucky, USA.