Agatha Margaret Ryan

Female27 March 1900–21 May 1986

Brief Life History of Agatha Margaret

When Agatha Margaret Ryan was born on 27 March 1900, in Torrington, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, her father, Thomas Francis Ryan, was 28 and her mother, Mary Kelley, was 38. She lived in Litchfield, Connecticut, United States in 1920 and Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States for about 10 years. She died on 21 May 1986, in Torrington, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Saint Anthony Cemetery, Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Francis Ryan
1872–1933
Mary Kelley
1861–1941
Gertrude Mary Ryan
1896–1949
Catherine Edna Ryan
1898–1959
Agatha Margaret Ryan
1900–1986
Frances Mary Ryan
1907–1978

Sources (7)

  • Agatha Ryan in household of Mary A Ryan, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Agatha Ryan, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Agatha Ryan in household of Thomas F Ryan, "United States Census, 1930"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (4)

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 · First State to Enact Speeding Laws

Age 1

In 1901, Connecticut was the first state to enact speeding laws.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, John Patrick, Dermot, Liam, Paddy, Donovan, Eamon, Eamonn, Kieran, Parnell, Aileen, Brennan.

Irish: shortened form of O'Ryan , an Anglicized form of Ó Riaghain (modern Irish Ó Riain) ‘descendant of Riaghan’, a personal name probably based on the word ‘king’. Ryan is one of the commonest surnames in Ireland, though there has been considerable confusion with Regan .

Irish: shortened from Mulryan (Ó Maoilriaghain).

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

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