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Chris and Sean Hanley
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Christopher J. Hanley, NYC, beloved son of Marie and Joseph, attending a conference, killed September 11, 2001, NYC (Comments about Chris)
Sean Hanley, NYC firefighter, third son of Patricia and Gerald Hanley (of Venice FL), killed September 11, 2001, NYC (Comments about Sean) - with photos

Passenger: steerage. Survived.
, May 7, 1915
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James M. Handley, Chester, WV, died 4 Feb, 2003
Anna Laura Handly Bell Reed. Born September 18, 1907, Anna died on June 19 2002. She was the last living child of Robert Morrow Handly and Allfaretta Ditto (see Ha-128.31), and granddaughter of John Campbell Handly and Margaret Jane Walkup (see Ha-128.3).
Maj James M Handley, Handley, TX (which was named for him); commissioned a Confederate major in 1862. Today Handley is part of Fort Worth.

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HANDLY, Edward Clarence, 1/29/1936-1/25/1966, from Shelbyville, IN

HANLEY, John Joseph, 8/4/1948-5/25/1968, from Wenatchee, WA
HANLEY, Kevin Carroll, 9/11/1949-9/17/1969, from Cranston, RI
HANLEY, Larry James, 2/13/1943-11/4/1969, from Walla Walla, WA
HANLEY, Richard Willis, 1/17/1949-7/26/1968, from Philadelphia, PA
HANLEY, Terence Higgins, 3/16/1942-1/1/1968, from Gardiner, ME
        (He was a real darling kid, actually b July 17th, per Faith Hanley Bailey)
HANLEY, Thomas Joseph, 2/7/1944-11/1/1964, from Woodside, NY

HANDLEY, Anthony William, 9/28/1946-2/8/1968, from Hot Springs, AR
HANDLEY, Craig William, 1/16/1948-1/17/1968, from Cape Vincent, NY
HANDLEY, Howard Brown, 3/29/1949-9/13/1968, from Sheffield (or Colbert?), AL
        Howard was the son of George Haston Handley & Flora Belle Mauldin (per Ellie Handley)
HANDLEY, Terence Arnold, 1/9/1950-10/20/1970, from Portland, OR

Mary Mortimeyer, co-author of The Handley Family History, with Richard Hopkins - date of death?

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* Hanley: Pete Hanley's manuscript: Hanley history: extends back to A.D. 326 from a variety of sources including ancient books like the Annals of the Kingdom by the Four Masters, etc.. It is a work in progress and more pages are added regularly. He also maintains the Ballykilcline page * Hanley Family History * Hanley Surname History, McGowan
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   1635-- HANDLEY families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland and Delaware, 1635-1939 plus wills and other records


John D. ADAMS and John HANDLEY genealogies on-going research
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Benjamin Franklin Handley by Shirley J. House
Handley Homes (by country and USA state)
John & Grizel Handley Line (1700- early 1800s)
Richard B. Haynes' Handley index (Margaret Handley Paulee Erskine notes)
Mark Handley Line (ca 1715-1764) by Hazel (Allen) and Ellie Handley (has coat of arms)
Moses and Nancy (BELL) Handley, of Harrison Co OH, by Merriam White
Samuel and Mary (Ripple) Handley line by George L. Hills
Descendants of William and Margaret Handley, by Beverly D. Jones
William & Margaret Handley Line (1700s- early 1800s)
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Handley, Handly, and Hanley spellings, by Barbara Jean Handley Woolston
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Samuel Handley of Muhlenberg County, KY and Edgar County, IL
by David Staub (2006)
   Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia:
Jeremiah Handley descendants, by Dean Johnston
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William and Hannah (Daugherty) HANDLEY
William (1855-1909)
Arthur HANDLEY (1890-1968) married Frances BOWMAN (1886-1925) and Lorraine ELLIS (b ca 1909?)
   Greenbrier & Monroe Counties, WV:
Handley families of Cabell County, WV - Alexander (1803-1883) and more
The Greenbrier Historical Society | Greenbrier Co, WV USGenWeb Project Page | Greenbrier Co history (WVNet)
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Greenbrier County, WV Handley Marriages
"Greenbrier County [W]VA Marriages, 1782-1900": Cheryl Hemingway,, will do lookups.

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