Donald Hutchins McMahon

10 October 1899–8 June 1968 (Age 68)
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Donald Hutchins

When Donald Hutchins McMahon was born on 10 October 1899, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, his father, George Porter McMahon Sr., was 43 and his mother, Charlie Maria Hutchins, was 36. He lived in Ithaca, Tompkins, New York, United States in 1935 and Northfield, Rice, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 8 June 1968, at the age of 68, and was buried in Menominee, Menominee, Michigan, United States.

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George Porter McMahon Sr.
Charlie Maria Hutchins
Edith T. McMahon
Maurice Hutchins McMahon
George Porter McMahon Jr.
Charlie Hutchins McMahon
Donald Hutchins McMahon

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 1
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1904 · Belle Isle Aquarium
Age 5
The Belle Isle Aquarium is a public aquarium located in Belle Isle Park in Detroit. It opened on August 18, 1904, and was the oldest continually operating public aquarium in North America when it closed on April 3, 2005. The aquarium reopened to the public on August 18, 2012, and is now run entirely by volunteers
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War
Age 19
To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Liam, Kieran, Maeve, Seamus, Brigid, Connor, Dermot, Eamon, Fergus, Grainne, James Patrick.Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Mathghamhna, a patronymic from the byname Mathghamhain literally meaning ‘good calf’, a kenning for ‘bear’. This was the name of two (unrelated) chieftain families in counties Clare (Thomond) and Monaghan (the kingdom of Oriel). See also Mahon 1, and Mahoney . In northern Ireland it is sometimes Anglicized as Matthews , since Matha was the Irish form of the Biblical name (see McMath ). In Scotland Matheson was used to translate both of these surnames.

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

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Sources (13)

  • Donald W McMahon, "Michigan, County Births, 1867-1917"
  • Donald H Mcmahan en la familia de Arthur Z Mitchell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Donald Hutchius McMahon, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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