Mary E Moriarty

1887–1974 (Age 86)
Nemaha City, Nemaha, Kansas, United States

The Life of Mary E

When Mary E Moriarty was born on 7 April 1887, in Nemaha City, Nemaha, Kansas, United States, her father, John Benjamin Moriarty, was 29 and her mother, Ruth Angelica Sly, was 26. She married Frank Jay Adriance on 2 August 1908, in Seneca, Nemaha, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Rock Creek Township, Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States for about 10 years and Manhattan, Riley, Kansas, United States in 1930. She died in 1974, at the age of 87, and was buried in Seneca, Nemaha, Kansas, United States.

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Mary E Moriarty
Frank Jay Adriance
Marriage: 2 August 1908
James J Adriance
Wilbert Glenn Adriance

Spouse & Children

  • Female1887–1974Female

  • Frank Jay Adriance


2 August 1908
Seneca, Nemaha, Kansas, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • John Benjamin Moriarty


  • Ruth Angelica Sly




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

Irish (Kerry): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muircheartaigh ‘descendant of Muircheartach’, a personal name composed of the elements muir ‘sea’ + ceardach ‘skilled’, i.e. ‘skilled navigator’. A Meath and Monaghan name of the same form is Anglicized as Murtagh .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Adriance in household of Frank Adriance, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Mary E Adriance in household of Frank J Adriance, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary E Adriance in household of Frank J Adriance, "United States Census, 1920"

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