Edward Finan

17 May 1882–25 August 1953 (Age 71)
Goshen, Goshen, Orange, New York, United States

The Life of Edward

When Edward Finan was born on 17 May 1882, in Goshen, Goshen, Orange, New York, United States, his father, Thomas Finan, was 32 and his mother, Mary Kelley, was 32. He died on 25 August 1953, in Goshen, Goshen, Orange, New York, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Finan
1850–1915
Mary Kelley
1850–1932
William Finan
1878–1933
Thomas Harry Finan
1878–1949
Gertrude Finan
1879–1920
Grace Theresa Finan
1880–1901
Edward Finan
1882–1953
Mary Rose Finan
1886–1919
Ann Finan
1887–
Edith Katherine Finan
1889–1915
Benjamin Joseph Finan
1892–1964

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Finan

    Male1850–1915Male

    Mary Kelley

    Female1850–1932Female

siblings

(9)

    William Finan

    Male1878–1933Male

    Male1878–1949Male

    Gertrude Finan

    Female1879–1920Female

    Grace Theresa Finan

    Female1880–1901Female

    Male1882–1953Male

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 4

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 19

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Irish (County Mayo): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fionnáin ‘descendant of Fionnán ’, from the diminutive of fionn ‘fair’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward Finan in household of Thomas Finan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • New York, Death Index, 1880-1956
  • U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

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