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
Sarah Quinn
William McGrath

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    Children (1)

    World Events (3)


    Age 40

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


    Age 41

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


    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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