Nancy Janet McNary

Brief Life History of Nancy Janet

When Nancy Janet McNary was born on 22 August 1883, in Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John C. McNary, was 53 and her mother, Abigail Thome Pollock, was 42. She married William Workman on 14 February 1911, in Canonsburg, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 31 July 1962, at the age of 78, and was buried in Washington, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States.

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William Workman
Nancy Janet McNary
Marriage: 14 February 1911
Mary Abigail Workman

Sources (7)

  • Janet Workman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nancy Janet Mc Nary, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Nancy Janet McNary Workman, "Find A Grave Index"

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Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Náradhaigh ‘son of Náradhach’, a byname meaning ‘modest’, more commonly Anglicized as Neary .

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

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