Richard Bannon

M, #134, (c 1818 - 1883)
Richard Bannon|b. c 1818\nd. 6 Aug 1883|p134.htm|Patrick Bannon Sr.|b. c 1795\nd. b 1835|p135.htm|Elenora Keenan|b. c 1796\nd. c 1859|p136.htm|||||||||||||

Relationship=Grandfather of Dorothy Kollros.
Last Edited=28 May 2011

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OriginIrish
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Richard Bannon was born about 1818 in Down, Northern Ireland. He was the son of Patrick Bannon Sr. and Elenora Keenan. He married Henrietta Knox Kelsey, daughter of William Kelsey and Mary Emily Knox, in 1864 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.1 He died on August 6, 1883 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

He emigrated about 1843 from Ireland.
He may arrived in the US as early as 1839. A "Richard Bannon" age 21 appears on a passenger list as arriving in New Orleans on Jun 18, 1839 from Liverpool on-board the SS Silumah.2 He was naturalized in 1854 in Louisville.3
Richard and Henrietta were married in home of Hugh Rea, a cousin of Richard and brother-in-law of Henrietta, in Belfast, Cty Antrim, Ireland. He was a street contractor in Louisville.

Census

1850Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OhioRichard Bannon appeared on the census of 1850 in the household of Bernard James Campbell Sr. and Eleanor Campbell in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.4
1860Covington, Kenton County, KentuckyHe appeared on the census of 1860 in Covington, Kenton County, Kentucky.5
1870Louisville, Jefferson County, KentuckyHe and Henrietta Bannon appeared on the census of 1870 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, - listed in the same household: William Patrick Bannon and James Richard Bannon.6
1880Louisville, Jefferson County, KentuckyHe and Henrietta Knox Kelsey appeared on the census of 1880 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, - listed in the same household: William Patrick Bannon, James Richard Bannon, Hugh Kelsey Bannon, Rose Emily Bannon, Arthur John Bannon and Catherine Elenora Bannon.3
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My Ancestors
Ancestors of Dorothy Kollros
Descendants of Elenora Keenan
Descendants of John Knox of Dromore

Children of Richard Bannon and Henrietta Knox Kelsey

Citations

  1. [S93] Letter from Rose Bannon (Tampa, Florida) to Betty Ann Bannon, 1960; Compiler (unknown repository address).
  2. [S273] Ancestry.com. New Orleans, 1820-1850 Passenger and Immigration Lists [database online]. Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2003. Original data: New Orleans, Louisiana. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New Orleans, LA, 1820-1902. Micropublication M259, rolls # 1-33. National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  3. [S19] 1880 United States Census, Louisville, Jefferson Co., Kentucky Washington: National Archives And Records Administration,.
  4. [S301] 1850 United States Census (Free Schedule), Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio (Washington: National Archives And Records Administration) ,.
  5. [S287] 1860 United States Census (Free Schedule), Covington, Kenton, Kentucky Washington: National Archives And Records Administration,.
  6. [S249] 1870 United States Census, Louisville, Jefferson Co., Kentucky Washington: National Archives And Records Administration,.
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