Michael A Gormley

25 July 1887–May 1975 (Age 87)
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Michael A

When Michael A Gormley was born on 25 July 1887, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, his father, John Gormley, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth O'Mara, was 28. He had at least 6 sons and 2 daughters with Thersa Flanagan. He lived in Ridgefield Park Township, Bergen, New Jersey, United States in 1920 and Queens, New York City, New York, United States in 1940. He died in May 1975, in Queens, New York, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Michael A Gormley
1887–1975
Thersa Flanagan
1893–1941
Edward Gormley Sr
1914–1978
Kathleen Gormley
1914–
William Gormley
James Driscoll Gormley
1916–1992
Victoria Gormley
1921–
John P Gormley
1922–2003
William J Gormley, Sr.
1926–2005
Robert Gormley
1933–

Spouse and Children

    Male1887–1975Male

    Thersa Flanagan

    Female1893–1941Female

children

(8)

    Male1914–1978Male

    Kathleen Gormley

    Female1914–Female

    James Driscoll Gormley

    Male1916–1992Male

    Victoria Gormley

    Female1921–Female

    John P Gormley

    Male1922–2003Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 23

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: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gormghaile ‘descendant of Gormghal’, a personal name from gorm ‘noble’, ‘dark blue’ + gal ‘valor’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Michael A Gourley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Michael Gornley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Michel Q Gormley in household of John F Gormley, "New York State Census, 1905"

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