Manerva Ann McGowan

Female8 April 1874–

Brief Life History of Manerva Ann

When Manerva Ann McGowan was born on 8 April 1874, in Cedar, Missouri, United States, her father, Henry J. McGowan, was 43 and her mother, Syrena Jane McKinney, was 35. She married Nick about 1892, in Missouri, United States.

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Nick
1871–
Manerva Ann McGowan
1874–
Marriage: about 1892

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  • Marriage
    about 1892Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 1

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

    Age 1

    During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 32

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Siobhan, Cormac, Seamus, Aileen, Colm, Eithne, Kieran, Niall, Paddy.

    Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac (a') Ghobhainn or Mac Gobhann (Scottish) or Mac (an) Ghabhann (Irish), ‘son of (the) smith’. This name has also been Anglicized as Smith and Smithson .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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