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JOHN McCOLLOGH came to Cumberland County, Pa., and settled in Mifflin Twp.
Posted by: Cathy Farrell (ID *****9307) Date: February 03, 2012 at 14:03:58
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HAVE NO FURTHER INFO ON THIS FAMILY.

Title: Old and new Westmoreland, Vol. 4
Authors: Boucher, John Newton., Hedley, Fenwick Y

Pg. 634
…(1) JOHN McCOLLOGH’S parents moved from Scotland to the south of Ireland, where the father died when JOHN was but six years of age. He was the only child in the family. The family belonged to the United Presbyterian church. JOHN McCOLLOGH came to Cumberland County, Pa., and settled in Mifflin Township, but subsequently moved to a farm east of Newville. This farm is still owned by his descendants. He was born in 1740, and died in 1808. He married and was the father of eight children. He married and was the father of eight children.

WILLIAM McCOLLOGH, son of JOHN McCOLLOGH, married SARAH McBRIDE, and they were the parents of eight children of whom was JOHN (2).

JOHN (2) McCOLLOGH was born in 1803, and died in 1884. He married ELIZA CATHERINE WELTY, born in 1819, and died in 1882. They were the parents of six children.

WELTY McCOLLOGH, son of JOHN (2) and ELIZA C. (WELTY) McCOLLOGH, was born in 1847, and died in 1889. He was a graduate of Princeton College, and in 1886 was elected to a seat in Congress. He married ADA B. MARKLE and they had two children.

ELIZA JANE McCOLLOGH, daughter of JOHN (2) and ELIZA C. (WELTY) McCOLLOGH, was born in 1849; married WILLIAM THEODORE DOM.

ANNA WELTY McCOLLOGH, daughter of JOHN (2) and ELIZA C. (WELTY) McCOLLOGH, was born in 1862; she graduated from the Pennsylvania College for Women; married DENNA CHARLES OGDEN, a prominent attorney in Greensburg, born in 1860, died in 1915. (pg. 635)

The WELTYS came from Switzerland. JOHN JACOB WELTY was born in 1720, and died in 1841. He married CHRISTINA BROFFER, and they had six children.

HENRY WELTY, son of JOHN JACOB WELTY, was born in 1764, and died in 1841. He married CATHERINE STEINER, and they had nine children.
JACOB WELTY, son of HENRY WELTY, was born in 1791, and died in 1864. He married JANE BRADY. They were the parents of seven children, of whom was ELIZA CATHERINE.

ELIZA CATHERINE WELTY, daughter of JACOB and JANE (BRADY) WELTY, was born in 1819, and died in 1882. She married JOHN McCOLLOGH, born in 1803, died in 1884. They had six children. The McCOLLOGH’S came from Scotland where the name was spelled McCOLLOCH….






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