Francis Xavier Hurley

20 October 1897–23 September 1953 (Age 55)
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Francis Xavier

When Francis Xavier Hurley was born on 20 October 1897, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Michael W Hurley, was 45 and his mother, Catherine Sullivan, was 39. He married Isabel Marie Choate on 24 September 1923, in Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Boston Ward 7, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1910. He died on 23 September 1953, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

Francis Xavier Hurley
Isabel Marie Choate
Marriage: 24 September 1923
Paul Edgar Hurley

Spouse and Children

24 September 1923
Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States


    Paul Edgar Hurley


Parents and Siblings

    Michael W Hurley


    Catherine Sullivan




    Catherine Hurley


    John A Hurley


    Joseph Hurley


    Catharine Hurley


    Michael Joseph Hurley


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 3

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 15

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.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant of Herlihy .2 Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hUrthuile ‘descendant of Urthuile’.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murthuile, ‘descendant of Murthuile’ ( see Murley ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Francis H Hurley in household of Michael W Hurley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Francis Hurley in household of Michael H Hurley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Francis Hurley, "United States Census, 1940"

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