Nettie Cary

New York, United States

The Life of Nettie

When Nettie Cary was born in 1866, in New York, United States, her father, John Cary, was 26 and her mother, Hannah Yorton, was 21. She married George Frank Goss on 6 March 1889, in Linden, Genesee, Michigan, United States. She lived in Lenox, Madison, New York, United States in 1870 and Lenox, Lenox, Madison, New York, United States for about 5 years.

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George Frank Goss
Nettie Cary
Marriage: 6 March 1889

Spouse and Children

    George Frank Goss



6 March 1889
Linden, Genesee, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John Cary






    William Cary


    Dennis Cary


World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 0

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 32

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant spelling of Carey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nettie Cary in household of John Cary, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nettie Carey in household of John Carey, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Nettie Cary in household of John Cary, "United States Census, 1880"

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