Charles Arthur McCorry

20 February 1895–15 March 1969 (Age 74)
Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio, United States

The Life of Charles Arthur

When Charles Arthur McCorry was born on 20 February 1895, in Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio, United States, his father, William Henry McCorry, was 29 and his mother, Minta Cloea Emory, was 25. He married Marie Frances Ryan on 18 October 1921, in Ross, Ohio, United States. He lived in Crooksville, Perry, Ohio, United States in 1935 and New Lexington, Pike Township, Perry, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 15 March 1969, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 74.

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Charles Arthur McCorry
Marie Frances Ryan
Marriage: 18 October 1921

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18 October 1921
Ross, Ohio, United States

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 3

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gothraidh ‘son of Gothradh’, Gaelic form of the personal name Godfrey .

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

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  • Charles A Mccarry in household of William A Mccarry, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Charles A Mccorry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles A Mccorry, "United States Census, 1940"

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