John A. McNary

5 January 1911–March 1985 (Age 74)
Rhode Island, United States

The Life of John A.

When John A. McNary was born on 5 January 1911, in Rhode Island, United States, his father, James Thomas McNary, was 27 and his mother, Hulda Emelia Anderson, was 25. He lived in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States for about 15 years and Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island, United States in 1940. He died in March 1985, in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States, at the age of 74.

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

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.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Náraigh ‘son of Nárach’, a byname meaning ‘modest’, more commonly Anglicized as Neary .

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

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  • John C Mcnary, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John A Mcnary in household of James F Mcnary, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John A Mcnary in household of James T Mcnary, "United States Census, 1920"

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