August W Mahoney

Male16 May 1889–1 June 1957

Brief Life History of August W

When August W Mahoney was born on 16 May 1889, in Fairbury, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States, his father, James William Mahoney, was 32 and his mother, Rebecca Jane Barnes, was 26. He married Ada Mae Warner on 26 November 1913, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Johnson, Nemaha, Nebraska, United States in 1900 and Basin, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States in 1910. He died on 1 June 1957, in Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Kohlerlawn Cemetery, Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States.

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August W Mahoney
Ada Mae Warner
Marriage: 26 November 1913
Orin R. Mahoney
William James Mahoney

Sources (11)

  • August Mahoney in household of James W Mchoney, "United States Census, 1910"
  • August W. Mahoney, "United States Western States Marriage Index"
  • August Mahoney, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 November 1913Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 1

    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.


    Age 1

    In the early 1890's five acres were donated to the city of Nampa for a cemetery by Mrs. Martha Weamer and Dr. F.S. Kohler,for whom the cemetery is named.

    1907 · Not for profit elections

    Age 18

    The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Donal, Kieran, Michael Patrick, Aileen, Clancy, Eamon, Mahon, Malachy, Murph, Parnell, Sean Patrick.

    Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mathghamhna ‘descendant of Mathghamhain’, a byname meaning ‘good calf’, a kenning for ‘bear’. There were two families in Ireland called O'Mahony , in Cork and north-east Ulster. In Ulster, Ó Mathghamhna has often been Anglicized as McMahon , apparently by analogy with the later Mac Mathghamhna chieftain family in Monaghan.

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

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