Daniel Francis Xavier O'Hara

18 October 1922–3 February 1985 (Age 62)
Richmond, Richmond, New York, United States

The Life of Daniel Francis Xavier

When Daniel Francis Xavier O'Hara was born on 18 October 1922, in Richmond, Richmond, New York, United States, his father, Edward Joseph O'Hare, was 33 and his mother, Hannah Marie Hickey, was 31. He married Mary Cecelia "Ceil" Gordon on 15 July 1944, in Floral Park, Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 3 February 1985, in Chatham, Morris, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States.

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Daniel Francis Xavier O'Hara
Mary Cecelia "Ceil" Gordon
Marriage: 15 July 1944
Kevin Michael O'Hara

Spouse and Children

15 July 1944
Floral Park, Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States


    Kevin Michael O'Hara


Parents and Siblings



    John Cornelius O'Hare


    Edward Joseph O'Hare




    Edward Joseph O'Hare


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Age 11

"New Jersey was severely impacted by the Great Depression. In response to the economic woes of the country, President Franklin D Roosevelt issued a series of programs and regulations referred to as the ""New Deal"". One-tenth of the New Jersey population was already using New Deal programs by 1933."

Age 18

New Jersey contributed extensively to help the United States during World War II. Over 9% of all allied war-based construction contracts were handled in New Jersey, including aircraft carriers, battleships, destroyers, and other naval ships. In addition, almost 500,000 New Jersey residents enlisted in the war (roughly 10% of the state's population).

Name Meaning

Japanese (Ōhara): ‘large plain’; a common place name, mostly found as a surname in western and west-central Japan. Listed in the Shinsen shōjiroku.

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

Sources (2)

  • Daniel F X O'Hara in entry for Kevin Michael O'Hara, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Daniel Francis Xavier O'Hara, "Find A Grave Index"

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