Mary Tigue

March 1897–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Tigue was born in March 1897, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, James Tighe, was 30 and her mother, Anne Bradican, was 30. She lived in Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years.

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Family Time Line

James Tighe
1866–
Anne Bradican
1867–
Mary Tigue
1897–
Veronica Tighe
Annie B Tighe
1898–1956
Ellen E. Tighe
1902–
James Tighe
1909–

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 1
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.
1905 · The Movie Theater
Age 8
The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1929
Age 32
13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Irish (Mayo): variant of Tighe .

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

Possible Related Names

Tighe

Sources (2)

  • Mary Tigue in household of Anna Tigue, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Tigris in household of Brodican, "United States Census, 1900"

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