Anne Armstrong

1874–1948 (Age 74)
Ireland

The Life of Anne

Anne Armstrong was born on 12 August 1874, in Ireland as the daughter of Michael Armstrong and Jane Brown. She married John Woolsey Allen on 16 April 1900, in Omagh, County Tyrone, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 27 September 1948, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Anne Armstrong
1874–1948
John Woolsey Allen
1872–1923
Marriage: 16 April 1900
William John Allen
1900–
George Allen
1901–1930
Ernest Samuel Allen
1904–1978
Robert Wolsey Allen
1905–1965
Cecil Norman Allen
1912–1986
Daisy Geurtrude Allen
1916–1988

Spouse & Children

  • Female1874–1948Female

  • John Woolsey Allen

    Male1872–1923Male

MARRIAGE
16 April 1900
Omagh, County Tyrone, Ireland
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • Michael Armstrong

    MaleMale

  • Jane Brown

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (4)

1919

Age 45

Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.
1920

Age 46

In the Government of Ireland Act 1920, Ireland was partitioned, with the unionist-dominated north east becoming Northern Ireland.
1937

Age 63

New elections. The voters return de Valera and also approve a new constitution which abolishes the Irish Free State and proclaims Eire (Gaelic for Ireland) as a sovereign, independent, democratic state.

Name Meaning

1 English (common in Northumberland and the Scottish Borders): Middle English nickname for someone who was strong in the arm.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Labhradha Tréan ‘strong O’Lavery’ or Mac Thréinfhir, literally ‘son of the strong man’, both from Ulster.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Anne Armstrong, "Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881"

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