Arthur Farwell Quigley

10 January 1888–9 July 1940 (Age 52)
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Arthur Farwell

When Arthur Farwell Quigley was born on 10 January 1888, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, his father, William Baird Quigley Sr., was 41 and his mother, Fannie Louise Farwell, was 27. He married Marian Dart Morgan in 1928. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Highland Park, Lake, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 9 July 1940, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Arthur Farwell Quigley
Marian Dart Morgan
Marriage: 1928
William Ronne Holmes

Spouse and Children

Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Baird Quigley Sr.


    Fannie Louise Farwell




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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 · The Arcade

Age 2

The Arcade is a cross between a lighted court and a shopping street and was modeled after the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan, Italy. It was built by the Detroit Bridge Co. and it’s one of the few remaining arcades of its kind in the United States. The structure comprises of two nine-story towers with a skylight and was completely financed by John D. Rockefeller, Marcus Hanna, Charles F. Brush and several other wealthy Clevelanders. In 2001, the Hyatt corporation redeveloped the Arcade into Cleveland's first Hyatt Regency hotel but with the two lower floors of the atrium area remain open to the public with retail merchants and a food court. 
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 14

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coigligh ‘descendant of Coigleach’, a byname apparently representing a simplified form of coigealach ‘like a distaff’, ‘untidy person’. This was originally a Mayo name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Arthur F Quigley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Arthur Quigley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William R. Holmes in entry for William Ronne Holmes, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"

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