Mary Cathern Keelin

14 June 1900–15 March 1974 (Age 73)
Aspen, Pitkin, Colorado, United States

The Life of Mary Cathern

When Mary Cathern Keelin was born on 14 June 1900, in Aspen, Pitkin, Colorado, United States, her father, George Francis Keelin, was 25 and her mother, Christina Etheline Eustace, was 21. She had at least 2 sons with Guy Wilkinson. She died on 15 March 1974, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Guy Wilkinson
1901–1960
Mary Cathern Keelin
1900–1974
Robert Guy Wilkinson
1920–1994
Richard Francis Wilkinson
1922–2001

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    George Francis Keelin

    Male1875–1934Male

    Christina Etheline Eustace

    Female1878–1952Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · City Hall Built

Age 1

The Old Colorado Springs city Hall was built between 1901-1905. It was in use until 1997. The historical building was designed by Thomas Barber and Thomas MacLaren.
1920

Age 20

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

Variant of Irish or English Keeling .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary C Wilkinson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary C Wilkinson in household of Guy Wilkinson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Catherine Wilkinson in household of George F Keelin, "United States Census, 1920"

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