Grace J Dunlap

8 January 1873–8 August 1957 (Age 84)
Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States

The Life of Grace J

When Grace J Dunlap was born on 8 January 1873, in Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States, her father, Thomas Henry Dunlap, was 56 and her mother, Cornelia Anderson, was 37. She married John Montgomery on 2 March 1892, in Knox, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Knox, Knox, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Knoxville, Knox, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died on 8 August 1957, at the age of 84, and was buried in Knoxville, Knox, Illinois, United States.

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John Montgomery
Grace J Dunlap
Marriage: 2 March 1892
Marie G. Montgomery
unknown Montgay

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2 March 1892
Knox, Illinois, United States


    Marie G. Montgomery


    unknown Montgay


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 4

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

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

Scottish and English: variant of Dunlop .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Grace Dunlap in household of T H Dunlap, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Grace Montgomery in household of John Montgomery, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Grace Montgomery in household of John Montgomery, "United States Census, 1940"

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