George Everett McCann

Brief Life History of George Everett

When George Everett McCann was born on 23 February 1879, in New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Andrew F McCann, was 28 and his mother, Mary M Goff, was 25. He married Martha M. Farwell on 13 May 1913, in Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in United States in 1900 and Washington, District of Columbia, United States in 1920.

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George Everett McCann
1879–
Martha M. Farwell
1881–
Marriage: 13 May 1913
George Everett McCann Jr
1916–

Sources (10)

  • George E McCann, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George E McCann, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • George E Mccann, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Malachy, Donovan, Liam, Aidan, Aileen, Brigid, Colum, Conan, Donal, Kiernan, Ronan.

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cana ‘son of Cana’, a personal name based on cana ‘wolf cub’.

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

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