Mary Ann Toner

August 1856–26 December 1889 (Age 33)

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Toner was born in August 1856, in Ireland, her father, Francis Toner, was 41 and her mother, Ann Hughes, was 29. She married Edward J. Corrigan on 4 March 1889, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 26 December 1889, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States.

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Edward J. Corrigan
Mary Ann Toner
Marriage: 4 March 1889
Mary A Corrigan

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World Events (8)

Age 7
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 7
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
Age 10
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.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tomhrair ‘descendant of Tomhrar’, a Norse personal name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Tower in entry for Edward J. Corrigan, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"
  • Mary Tower, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"
  • Mary A Toner Corrigan, "Find A Grave Index"

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