Iris I. Cafferty

28 May 1908–1916 (Age 7)
Broome, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Iris I.

When Iris I. Cafferty was born on 28 May 1908, in Broome, New York, United States, her father, Arthur E Cafferty, was 33 and her mother, Marion I. Thorpe, was 23. She lived in Owego, Tioga, New York, United States in 1905 and Colesville, Broome, New York, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1916, in Broome, New York, United States, at the age of 8, and was buried in Harpursville, Colesville, Broome, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur E Cafferty
Marion I. Thorpe
Leonard A. Cafferty
Iris I. Cafferty
Marion B Cafferty

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World Events (6)

1909 · The NAACP is formed
Age 1
Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · The BSA is Made
Age 2
Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1912 · The Girl Scouts
Age 4
Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan.Irish (Leitrim and Sligo): shortened Anglicized form of Mac Eachmharcaigh. See McCafferty .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Iris J Cafferty in household of Arthur Cafferty, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Iris I Cafferty in household of Arthur E Cafferty, "United States Census, 1910"

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