Eulalia Grace McCaffrey

February 1891–April 1954 (Age 63)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Eulalia Grace

When Eulalia Grace McCaffrey was born in February 1891, in Ohio, United States, her father, Peter J McCaffrey, was 32 and her mother, Bridget Mary Mcelevea, was 29. She had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Lamar Quaintance Downtain. She lived in Montgomery Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Franklin Township, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1940. She died in April 1954, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Lamar Quaintance Downtain
1887–1949
Eulalia Grace McCaffrey
1891–1954
Grace Eulalia Downtain
1922–1923
Patrica Ramal Downtain
1923–1995
Lamar Quaintance Downtain
1925–1995
Barbara Ann Downtain
1927–2010
Margaret Mary Downtain
1928–
James Downtain
1928–

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Peter J McCaffrey

    Male1859–1907Male

    Bridget Mary Mcelevea

    Female1862–1908Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 15

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.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 17

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.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gafraidh or Mac Gofraidh ‘son of Gafradh’, a Gaelic form of the Old Norse personal name Guðfróðr, composed of the elements guð ‘god’ + fróðr ‘wise’, and equivalent to English Godfrey . An alternative Gaelic form of the personal name is Gothraidh, which gave rise to McGorry . In Ireland this is a branch of the Maguires of Fermanagh.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eulalia G Mckafrey in household of Peter Mckafrey, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Grace Downtain in household of Lamar Downtain, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eulalia Downtain in household of Lamar Downtain, "United States Census, 1930"

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