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Ancestry and Family of Arthur Sherry

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  • ID: I43
  • Name: John MANLEY
  • Given Name: John
  • Surname: Manley
  • Sex: M
  • _AMTID: 290109405708:1030:113019317
  • Change Date: 29 NOV 2015
  • Note: John was a pitcher for the Lilly baseball club, leading the team and holding team meetings on the boat.
  • Birth: 5 APR 1862 in WV
  • Census: JUN 1870 Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
  • Census: JUN 1880 Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
  • Note: He was a clerk in a store, likely the family's grocery store.
  • Death: of of exposure 16 JAN 1892 in Bellaire, Belmont Co., OH
  • Note: Late at night in an intoxicated state, John fell into the water near the wharf boat, where he worked and often stayed. When found at 9 am the next morning his clothes were frozen stiff, and, he died shortly thereafter.
  • Event: the Wheeling Register Obituary 17 JAN 1892
  • Note: The story of his death was published by newspapers nationally with some erroneous details about the circumstances.

    Father: Peter MANLEY b: 1821 in Ireland
    Mother: Mary O'MALEY b: ABT 1825 in Ireland