Gladys Marie McCann

3 October 1910–17 December 1987 (Age 77)
Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States

The Life of Gladys Marie

When Gladys Marie McCann was born on 3 October 1910, in Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States, her father, Edward McCann, was 25 and her mother, Beetha Ethel Swisher, was 20. She married Marion James Kerns on 10 July 1934, in Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States. She lived in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States in 1940. She died on 17 December 1987, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marion James Kerns
Gladys Marie McCann
Marriage: 10 July 1934

Spouse and Children

10 July 1934
Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Edward McCann


    Beetha Ethel Swisher




World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1916 · Boeing Aircraft

Age 6

The Boeing Aircraft was named and created by William Boeing. The first two planes were Bluebill and Mallard and the first flight was July 15, 1916. Boeing aircrafts made their debut during WWI. 

Age 21

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Irish (northern Armagh): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cana ‘son of Cana’, a personal name or byname meaning ‘wolf cub’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gladys Kerns in household of Marion Kerns, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gladys M McCann, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
  • Gladys M Mc Cann, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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