Jesse Thompson McGonagle

19 July 1888–13 May 1970 (Age 81)
Franklin Township, Harrison, Ohio, United States

The Life of Jesse Thompson

When Jesse Thompson McGonagle was born on 19 July 1888, in Franklin Township, Harrison, Ohio, United States, his father, Wilson Ellsworth McGonagle, was 25 and his mother, Sarah Alice White, was 29. He married Ada Lee Birney on 24 December 1913, in Cozad, Dawson, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 13 May 1970, in Powell, Park, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Powell, Park, Wyoming, United States.

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Jesse Thompson McGonagle
Ada Lee Birney
Marriage: 24 December 1913
Jesse Thompson McGonagle
Marie Mae McGonagle

Spouse and Children

24 December 1913
Cozad, Dawson, Nebraska, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Age 21

Historical Boundaries 1908: Big Horn, Wyoming, United States 1909: Park, Wyoming, United States
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 22

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Irish (Donegal): variant spelling of McGonigle .

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

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Story Highlight

Stories about Marie and Esther McGonagle

In 1930 Mom (Marie) went with her parents and little sister, Esther to Ohio to see her Grandma and Grandpa McGonagle, and Uncle Harry & Aunt Gladys, Ralph (Aunt Gladys's nephew/foster son who the …

Sources (3)

  • Jesse T Mcgonayle in household of Wilson Mcgonayle, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jessie T Mcgonagle in household of Wilson E Mcgonagle, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mcdonagle Jessie, "United States Census, 1920"

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