Mary J Sullivan

about 1862–
Ireland

The Life of Mary J

Mary J Sullivan was born about 1862, in Ireland as the daughter of Sullivan. She married Samuel Clower about 1889, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Clower
1851–
Mary J Sullivan
1862–
Marriage: about 1889
David R. Clower
1889–
Kerlin J. Clower
1889–
Sarah Clower
1892–1898
Ella M. Clower
1895–
Martha E. Clower
1901–
Clower
1894–

Spouse and Children

    Samuel Clower

    Male1851–Male

    Female1862–Female

MARRIAGE
about 1889
Pennsylvania, United States
children

(6)

    David R. Clower

    Male1889–Male

    Kerlin J. Clower

    Male1889–Male

    Sarah Clower

    Female1892–1898Female

    Clower

    Female1894–Female

    Ella M. Clower

    Female1895–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Sullivan

    MaleMale

siblings

(2)

    Female1862–Female

    Margeret A Sullivan

    Female1865–Female

World Events (8)

1863

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 1

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 34

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.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of O’Sullivan, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Súileabháin ‘descendant of Súileabhán’, a personal name composed of the elements súil ‘eye’ + dubh ‘black’, ‘dark’ + the diminutive suffix -án.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary J Clower in household of Samuel F Clower, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary J Clower in household of Samuel Clower, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary J Clower in household of Samuel F Clower, "United States Census, 1910"

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