Ola Gladys Malone

5 June 1899–10 February 1963 (Age 63)
Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Ola Gladys

When Ola Gladys Malone was born on 5 June 1899, in Indiana, United States, her father, Joseph Taylor Malone, was 32 and her mother, Martha Jane Osburn, was 21. She married Willis Ernest Thornberry on 11 June 1917, in Sullivan, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Fairbanks Township, Sullivan, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Fairbanks, Fairbanks Township, Sullivan, Indiana, United States in 1910. She died on 10 February 1963, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Johnson Cemetery, Carlisle, Haddon Township, Sullivan, Indiana, United States.

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Willis Ernest Thornberry
Ola Gladys Malone
Marriage: 11 June 1917
Paul L Thornberry

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  • Marriage
    11 June 1917Sullivan, Indiana, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 1
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded
    Age 7
    The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 17
    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

    (1997: 23182;2007: 51191; 2010: 71286)Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoil Eoin ‘descendant of the devotee of (Saint) John’. This is the name of an ecclesiastical family at Clonmacnoise. MacLysaght says that in County Clare there has been some confusion with Muldoon .

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Ola Gladys Malone - Published information: Cemetery record or headstone: birth-name: Ola Gladys Malone
    • Gladys Malone in household of Joseph T Malone, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Gladys Malone in entry for Paul L Thornberry and Wilma C Gambill, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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