Mary Galloway

1899–1965 (Age 66)

The Life of Mary

When Mary Galloway was born in 1899, her father, Abraham Bryant Galloway, was 30 and her mother, Maggie Adams, was 23. She had at least 1 daughter with John Robert Mobley Jr.. She lived in Chicod Township, Pitt, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Chicod, Pitt, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1965, at the age of 66.

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John Robert Mobley Jr.
Mary Galloway
Bernice Evelyn Mobley

Spouse and Children

    John Robert Mobley Jr.





    Bernice Evelyn Mobley


Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 1

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.

Age 18

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Scottish: regional name from Galloway in southwestern Scotland, named as ‘place of the foreign Gaels’, from Gaelic gall ‘foreigner’ + Gaidheal ‘Gael’. From the 8th century or before it was a province of Anglian Northumbria. In the 9th century it was settled by mixed Gaelic-Norse inhabitants from the Hebrides and Isle of Man.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Mcclamb in household of James D Mcclamb, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Marry Mably in household of Maggie Clamb, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary Galloway in household of Abram B Galloway, "United States Census, 1900"

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