Anne Downes

30 April 1878–27 May 1961 (Age 83)
County Dublin, Ireland

The Life of Anne

When Anne Downes was born on 30 April 1878, in County Dublin, Ireland, her father, Thomas Downes, was 33 and her mother, Ellen Mills, was 26. She had at least 1 son with Joseph Downes. She died on 27 May 1961, in her hometown, at the age of 83.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Thomas Downes
1845–1890
Ellen Mills
1851–1893
Mary Hanna
1873–
Anne Downes
1878–1961

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Downes

    Male1845–1890Male

    Ellen Mills

    Female1851–1893Female

siblings

(2)

    Mary Hanna

    Female1873–Female

    Female1878–1961Female

World Events (6)

1919

Age 41

Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.
1920

Age 42

In the Government of Ireland Act 1920, Ireland was partitioned, with the unionist-dominated north east becoming Northern Ireland.
1922

Age 44

Irish Civil War between the Free State army and IRA.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant (plural) of Down .2 Irish (Counties Clare and Limerick): reduced Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ó Dubháin ( see Doane ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (0)

    Sources

    There are no historical documents attached to Anne.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a free account
    Share this with your family and friends.