Margaret Cathrine Gallagher

20 June 1907–5 January 1994 (Age 86)
Brewer, Penobscot, Maine, United States

The Life of Margaret Cathrine

Margaret Cathrine Gallagher was born on 20 June 1907, in Brewer, Penobscot, Maine, United States. She married Charles Francis Lander on 9 February 1928, in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 5 January 1994, in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Francis Lander
Margaret Cathrine Gallagher
Marriage: 9 February 1928
William James Lander
Margaret Eleanor Lander
Carol Ann Lander

Spouse and Children

9 February 1928
Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States


World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1917 · World War I Contributions

Age 10

The legislature of Maine dedicated approximately $1 million towards World War I at the time that US involvement began. By the time armistice would be declared in 1918, Maine contributed roughly 35,000 men and $116 million.

Age 24

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)

  • Margarett C Lander in household of Charles T Lander, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Margaret C Lander in household of Charles F Lander, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margaret Lander in entry for Mrs Carol Ann Farley, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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