Ellen "Allie" Schweiger

3 November 1885–16 March 1964 (Age 78)
New Haven, Mitchell, Iowa, United States

The Life of Ellen "Allie"

When Ellen "Allie" Schweiger was born on 3 November 1885, in New Haven, Mitchell, Iowa, United States, her father, Englebert "Bert" Schweiger, was 32 and her mother, Mary Jane Marr, was 21. She married Henry Mccarthy on 2 January 1912, in Mitchell, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Douglas Township, Mitchell, Iowa, United States for about 20 years. She died on 16 March 1964, in New Haven, Mitchell, Iowa, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Meyer, Mitchell, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Mccarthy
1884–1953
Ellen "Allie" Schweiger
1885–1964
Marriage: 2 January 1912
Bernard Henry McCarthy
1912–1970
Bernard McCarthy
1912–1970
Edmund Joseph McCarthy
1913–2004
Edmund McCarthy
1915–
Mr Thomas McCarthy
1925–2019
Ella Janet Mccarthy
1932–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 January 1912
Mitchell, Iowa, United States
children

(6)

    Male1912–1970Male

    Male1912–1970Male

    Edmund Joseph McCarthy

    Male1913–2004Male

    Edmund McCarthy

    Male1915–Male

    Mr Thomas McCarthy

    Male1925–2019Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Englebert "Bert" Schweiger

    Male1853–1915Male

    Mary Jane Marr

    Female1864–1938Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

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

Age 1

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.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 21

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a somewhat taciturn or ‘deep’ person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schwīgen, German schweigen, Yiddish shvaygn ‘to be silent’.2 German: variant of Schwaiger .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Allie McCarthy in household of Henry McCarthy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Allie Mccarthy in household of Henry Mccarthy, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Allie McCarthy in household of H F McCarthy, "Iowa State Census, 1925"

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