James Henneberry was born Feb 3, 1832 in Tipperary, Ireland and died July 28, 1908 in Dalton City, Illinois. (St. Isidore cemetery) James was the sixth of the twelve Henneberry children. He and at least two brothers settled near Wilmington, IL. James married Bridget Dalton on November 18, 1854 in Grundy County, IL. Bridget died c. 1860. James Henneberry and Elizabeth Magner were married on November 30, 1862 near Joliet, Illinois. Elizabeth Magner was born May 1, 1832 in Tipperary, Ireland and died: August 27, 1917 in Dalton City, Illinois. Parents of Elizabeth (James Magner & Margaret Fruin) were born in Tipperary, Ireland. James, Patrick and Francis Henneberry moved to Dora Township, Moultrie County near Dalton City and Bethany, Illinois in 1874/1875
married Marriage License: James Henebry & Bridget Dalton
marriage certificate: James Henebry & Elizabeth Magner
death certificate: James Henebry & Elizabeth Magner
James Henneberry & Elizabeth Magner Henneberry
James H. Henneberry: born Feb 3, 1832 in County Tipperary
Ireland; died July 28, 1908 in Dalton City, IL
Elizabeth Magner Henneberry: born May 1, 1837 in County
Tipperary Ireland; died Aug 27, 1917 in Dalton City.
1850 Illinois Census: Braceville Township, Grundy County. Jane Henebry age 40, Thomas age 20, David age 18, James age 16, Michael age 12, Bess age 14, Elizabeth age 10, Patrick age 9, Bridget age 7.
1860 Will County Census:
Wilmington Township pages 102-103: Taken June 21, 1860.
1870 census for Grundy County, IL, Felix Township, page 29. James Henneberry age 36, wife, Elizabeth age 32, and five children: David-age 14, Margaret-age 5, Emma Jane-age 3, and Elizabeth-age 6 months.
1880 census for Moultrie County, IL, Dora Township-Vol. 43, ED 166 sheet 10, line 42. James Henneberry-age 46, Elizabeth-age 42, David-age 23, Maggie-age 15, Emma Jane-age 13, Lizzie-age 9, Teresa-age 6, Mary Agnes-age 3, Ambrose-age 1.
1900 census for Moultrie County, IL, Dora Township-ED 99, sheet 11, line 59. James Henneberry-age 68, Elizabeth-age 63 and Ambrose-age 21.
From the Bethany Echo: Friday July 31, 1908.
Continued confusion regarding spelling of surname.
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