John McGrath

Male24 September 1879–

Brief Life History of John

John McGrath was born on 24 September 1879, in Dublin, Ireland. He had at least 1 son with Sarah Quinn.

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John McGrath
1879–
Sarah Quinn
1879–
William McGrath
1913–

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    Children (1)

    World Events (3)

    1919

    Age 40

    Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.

    1920

    Age 41

    In the Government of Ireland Act 1920, Ireland was partitioned, with the unionist-dominated north east becoming Northern Ireland.

    1922

    Age 43

    Irish Civil War between the Free State army and IRA.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Briana, Finbarr, Kieran, Malachy, Aileen, Brennan, Ciaran, Connor, Conor, Declan, Dermot.

    Irish: Anglicized form of a patronymic from the Gaelic personal name Mac Raith ‘son of grace or good fortune’, from rath ‘grace, prosperity’. The final fricative th is no longer pronounced in the language of origin. See also McRae , the usual Scottish form of the surname.

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

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