John Gregory Muldoon

25 November 1902–26 December 1961 (Age 59)
Bronx, New York, United States

The Life of John Gregory

When John Gregory Muldoon was born on 25 November 1902, in Bronx, New York, United States, his father, Patrick J. Muldoon, was 39 and his mother, Mary Claire, was 30. He married Anna Elizabeth Stier on 3 August 1936. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States in 1910. He died on 26 December 1961, in Brewster, Southeast, Putnam, New York, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Brewster, Southeast, Putnam, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Gregory Muldoon
1902–1961
Anna Elizabeth Stier
1912–2004
Marriage: 3 August 1936
Carol Ann Muldoon
1938–1940

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 August 1936
Cuyahoga County, Ohio
children

(1)

    Carol Ann Muldoon

    Female1938–1940Female

Parents and Siblings

    Patrick J. Muldoon

    Male1863–1915Male

    Mary Claire

    Female1872–Female

siblings

(6)

    Joseph Muldoon

    Male1896–Male

    Mary Muldoon

    Female1898–Female

    Leo Muldoon

    Male1900–Male

    Male1902–1961Male

    Francis Muldoon

    Male1906–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1913 · The Woolworth Building Opens as the Tallest Building in the World

Age 11

At 792 feet above Broadway, the Woolworth Building became the tallest building in the world and held the record for 17 years. The Woolworth Building was overshadowed by the Chrysler Building at 1,046 feet in 1930 and the Empire State Building at 1,454 feet in 1931. Retailer and mogul Frank W. Woolworth commissioned the Woolworth Building in 1910 with the intent of his namesake building to be the tallest in the world. The 13 million dollar project was financed in cash by Woolworth which allowed him freedoms in the design and construction of the ornate, gothic building. An opening ceremony was held on April 24, 1913 at which President Woodrow Wilson pressed a button from the White House and lit the historic building in New York City.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 16

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoldúin ‘descendant of Maoldúin’, a personal name composed of the elements maol ‘chieftain’ + dún ‘fortress’. This is a name associated with Fermanagh, Sligo, and Munster.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Muldoon in household of Patrick J Muldoon, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John G Muldoon, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • John G Muldoon, "New York State Census, 1925"

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