Anthony Gerald Gallagher

1 December 1910–2 October 1988 (Age 77)
Beaver Island, Peaine Township, Charlevoix, Michigan, United States

The Life of Anthony Gerald

When Anthony Gerald Gallagher was born on 1 December 1910, in Beaver Island, Peaine Township, Charlevoix, Michigan, United States, his father, Peter D. Gallagher, was 40 and his mother, Nora O'Donnell, was 31. He married Irene Pogee on 3 May 1941, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States. He lived in West Allis, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States in 1935 and Jacksonville, Onslow, North Carolina, United States in 1988. He died on 2 October 1988, in Greenville, Pitt, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States.

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Anthony Gerald Gallagher
Irene Pogee
Marriage: 3 May 1941

Spouse and Children

3 May 1941
Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Peter D. Gallagher





    Monica Gallagher


    Irene Gallagher



    Katherine Eva Gallagher


    Cecila Gallagher


+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

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.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 8

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.

Age 21

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gallchobhair ‘descendant of Gallchobhar’, a personal name from the elements gall ‘strange’, ‘foreign’ + cabhair ‘help’, ‘support’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gerald Gallegher in household of Dominic Gallegher, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gerald Gallagher in household of Peter Gallagher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gerald Gallagher in household of Peter D Gallagher, "United States Census, 1920"

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