Mary Threlfall

1895–1971 (Age 76)
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Threlfall was born in October 1895, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Threlfall, was 31 and her mother, Winifred Collins, was 26. She married Maurice J Guinan on 14 July 1920, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Upper Darby, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. She died on 17 December 1971, in East Lansdowne, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Mary Threlfall
1895–1971
Maurice J Guinan
1892–1973
Marriage: 14 July 1920
Margaret M. Guinan
1921–1947

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
14 July 1920
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(1)

Parents & Siblings

  • John Threlfall

    Male1864–1920Male

  • Winifred Collins

    Female1869–1932Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 10

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place near Kirkham, named with Middle English thrall ‘serf’ (Old Norse þrǽll) + fall ‘clearing’, ‘place where the trees have been felled’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Threlfall in household of John Threlfall, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary Threlfall in household of John Threlfall, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary Threlfall in household of John Threlfall, "United States Census, 1900"

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