Virginia Conley

1916–
Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Virginia

When Virginia Conley was born in 1916, in Texas, United States, her father, Thomas Leonard Conley, was 33 and her mother, Mary Winifred Harris, was 26. She lived in Gatesville, Coryell, Texas, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 1 Portales, Roosevelt, New Mexico, United States in 1940.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Leonard Conley
1883–1962
Mary Winifred Harris
1890–1970
Leonard Hal Estel Conley
1908–1965
Mary Dale Conley
1910–1985
Virginia Conley
1916–
Thurmand J Conley
1919–
Pary Watson Conley Sr.
1920–1992
Reuben Carl Conley
1921–1987

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 0
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1923 · Oil is Discovered on the Navajo Reservation
Age 7
Oil was discovered on the Navajo Reservation in the 1920's. The Navajos did not want to lease any of the land towards the exploration for oil and gas. They were soon made a deal that they would be hired for all unskilled work if they would lease the land and, reluctantly, they gave in. Albert Fall, a Senator from New Mexico and was extremely hostile towards Indian rights.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act
Age 31
The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of Connolly .

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

Possible Related Names

Conlee
Coonley
Connolly

Sources (3)

  • Virginia Conley in household of Thomas L Conley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Virginia L Conley in household of Thomas L Conley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Virginia Conley in household of Thomas L Conley, "United States Census, 1940"

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