Janet May Faherty

22 July 1935–18 May 1996 (Age 60)
Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Janet May

Janet May Faherty was born on 22 July 1935, in Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States. She died on 18 May 1996, in Dakota, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 60.

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David Charles Hanson
1937–1979
Janet May Faherty
1935–1996

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World Events (3)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1941

Age 6

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1968 · The American Indian Movement

Age 33

The American Indian Movement is a Native American advocacy group that was formed to address the affirmation, treaty issues, spirituality and leadership of the Native Americans in the area. They addressed incidents of police harassment and racism against the Natives and strove to create real economic independence for the Indians. Decades after its founding, the American Indian Movement has continued to fight for the interests of the indigenous groups around the world.

Name Meaning

Irish (Galway): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fathartaigh ‘descendant of Fathartach’, a personal name (also spelled Faghartach) meaning ‘noisy’, from a derivative of foghar ‘noise’.

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

Sources (1)

  • Janet Mary Flaherty in entry for Janice Elizabeth Hanson, "Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002"

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