Harvey Thomas Carey

24 March 1906–9 December 1994 (Age 88)
Onekama, Manistee, Michigan, United States

The Life of Harvey Thomas

When Harvey Thomas Carey was born on 24 March 1906, in Onekama, Manistee, Michigan, United States, his father, Thomas Carey, was 42 and his mother, Josephine H Johnson, was 22. He died on 9 December 1994, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Carey
1863–1944
Josephine H Johnson
1883–1959
Hazel Helen Carey
1901–1906
Russell Elwood Carey
1903–1985
Harvey Thomas Carey
1906–1994
Mary E. Carey
1908–1988
Sylva Lorreta Carey
1911–1989
Edson Marvin Carey
1915–1917
Marie Carey
1922–2004

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1910 · Upper Twin Falls Bridge

Age 4

The Upper Twin Falls Bridge which connected Breitung Township, Michigan, to Florence County, Wisconsin. The through-truss bridge spanned the Menominee River and was completed in 1910. The bridge was closed to through traffic in 1971 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
1929

Age 23

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

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciardha, a midland family name meaning ‘descendant of Ciardha’, a personal name derived from ciar ‘dark’, ‘black’.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhiachra ‘son of Fiachra’.3 English: habitational name from Carey in Devon or Cary in Somerset, named for the rivers on which they stand; both river names probably derive from the Celtic root car- ‘love’, ‘liking’, perhaps with the meaning ‘pleasant stream’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Harvey Corey in household of Thos Corey, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Harvey T Carey in household of Thomas Carey, "United States Census, 1920"

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