When Mary Temperance Finn was born about 1847, in Benton Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Sidney B Finn, was 32 and her mother, Caroline Van Fleet, was 32. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Amasa Wells Carmer. She lived in Lenox Township, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Oswayo Township, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. She died on 14 September 1927, in Snohomish, Snohomish, Washington, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Snohomish, Washington, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Liam, Aidan, Bridie, Brigid, Declan, Dierdra, Eoin, Keelin, Maeve, Niall, Seamus.
Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Finn ‘descendant of Fionn’, a byname meaning ‘white’ or ‘fair-haired’; it is often found Anglicized as White . This name is borne by several families in the west of Ireland.
English and Scottish: from the Middle English personal name Fin(n) (Old Norse Finnr, Fin, originally ‘Finn’), used both as a byname and as a short form of various compound names with this first element.
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