Alice Devaney

22 March 1893–31 March 1983 (Age 90)
Gooding, Gooding, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Alice

When Alice Devaney was born on 22 March 1893, in Gooding, Gooding, Idaho, United States, her father, James Devaney, was 58 and her mother, Alice Sampson, was 37. She died on 31 March 1983, in her hometown, at the age of 90, and was buried in Gooding, Gooding, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Devaney
1835–1904
Alice Sampson
1856–
Patrick Devaney
1876–1944
Anna D Devaney
1878–1947
Beatrice Devaney
1880–1947
John Devaney
1882–1963
James Devaney
1884–1940
Michael D Devaney
1887–1934
Mary 'Marie' Ceila Devaney
1890–1972
Alice Devaney
1893–1983
William M. Devaney
1895–1979
Edward Devaney
1899–1971
Cornelius Devaney
1900–1976

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 3
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.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 5
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1917
Age 24
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Irish:(Armagh and Down): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibheamhna, from a personal name based on dubh ‘black’ + the genitive of Eamhain, the Gaelic name of Navan fort, County Armagh, the legendary capital of Ulster.Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibheanaigh ‘descendant of Duibheannach’, a personal name of uncertain origin; the first element is dubh ‘black’, the second may be eanach ‘marshy place’. The surname has become confused with Devane .

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

Possible Related Names

Devenney
Devinney
Devenny
Devany
Devanney
Devane
Deveney
Devney
Duffney
Diviney
Deviney

Sources (4)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Alice Devaney - birth-name: Alice Devaney
  • Legacy NFS Source: Alice Devaney - death: 31 March 1893; Gooding, Gooding, Idaho, United States
  • Alice Devaney, "Find A Grave Index"

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