Violet Moran

28 November 1891–7 April 1971 (Age 79)
Ludington, Mason, Michigan, United States

The Life of Violet

When Violet Moran was born on 28 November 1891, in Ludington, Mason, Michigan, United States, her father, Joseph T Moran, was 34 and her mother, Josephine Malliott, was 28. She died on 7 April 1971, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 79.

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Joseph T Moran
Josephine Malliott
David J. Moran
Marie Moran
Violet Moran
Lulu Moran
Evangline Marie Moran
Veronique Moran
Lucille Moran
Michael Moran
Lawrence Roy Moran

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World Events (8)

1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

Age 1

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 21

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Móráin ‘descendant of Mórán’, a personal name meaning ‘great’, ‘large’; the stress is normally on the first syllable.2 English: variant of Morant , normally pronounced with the stress on the second syllable.3 Spanish (Morán): habitational name from places called Morán in Asturies, Galicia (Pontevedra) and Aragon (Zaragoza).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Violet Moran in household of Joseph Moran, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Violet Moran in household of Joseph Moran, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Violet Morin, "Michigan, Births, 1867-1902"

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