Colonel William McAlevy
1728 ~ 1822
My Maternal 5th Great Grandfather
My 5th great grandfather, Colonel William McAlevy was born
in 1728 in County Down, Ireland.
About 1746 at approximately 18 years of age, left Ireland and
headed for the American Colonies.
In 1758, at the age of 30, he married Margaret Harris.
William was a Colonel in the American Revolutionary War.
DAR Ancestor # A074360
William died 21 August 1822 in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA.
He was 94 years old.
He is buried in McAlevys Fort Hill Cemetery in
McAlevys Fort, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA