Mary Margaret Donohue

17 August 1917–11 June 1985 (Age 67)
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States

The Life of Mary Margaret

When Mary Margaret Donohue was born on 17 August 1917, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, her father, John Charles Donohue, was 30 and her mother, Eleanore K Cook, was 28. She married George Lesuer Richardson on 17 June 1939, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States. She died on 11 June 1985, in Center Line, Macomb, Michigan, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.

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George Lesuer Richardson
Mary Margaret Donohue
Marriage: 17 June 1939

Spouse and Children

17 June 1939
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings




    John Donohue


    Noreen H Donohue


World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

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.
1920 · The Detroit Wall

Age 3

The Detroit Wall is a half mile long wall that was constructed to serve as a wall of racial separation as a physical barrier between white and black homeowners in northwest Detroit. Today the wall is mostly gone with only a small portion of it located at a local park.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 18

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Donahue .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary M Donohue in household of Joseph A Miller, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary M Donohue in household of John O Donohue, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Margaret Donohue - Individual or family possessions: birth: 17 August 1917; Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States

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