Maude Sheridan

1892–1975 (Age 83)
Texas, United States

The Life of Maude

When Maude Sheridan was born on 14 February 1892, her father, John Paul Sheridan, was 44 and her mother, Martha Ann Fell, was 41. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Edward Coit Malloy. She lived in Ferris, Ellis, Texas, United States for about 15 years and Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 16 November 1975, at the age of 83, and was buried in Ferris, Ellis, Texas, United States.

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Maude Sheridan
Edward Coit Malloy
Edward C Molloy
Nancy Malloy

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  • Edward C Molloy


  • Female1920–2004Female

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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 2

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 22

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Sirideáin‘descendant of Sirideán’, a personal name of uncertain origin, possibly akin to sirim ‘to seek’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Maude Molloy in household of Edward C Molloy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maude Malloy, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Maude Malloy, "United States Census, 1930"

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