Mary L Loss

25 July 1919–26 August 1985 (Age 66)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Mary L

When Mary L Loss was born on 25 July 1919, in Illinois, United States, her father, Orley Earl Loss, was 27 and her mother, Rose Loretta Roach, was 22. She married Charles W Mulvaney on 7 September 1940, in Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States. She lived in Mount Vernon, Jefferson, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Mount Vernon Township, Jefferson, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 26 August 1985, in Michigan City, LaPorte, Indiana, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Michigan City, LaPorte, Indiana, United States.

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Charles W Mulvaney
Mary L Loss
Marriage: 7 September 1940

Spouse and Children

7 September 1940
Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States

Parents and Siblings


    Rose Loretta Roach




    John W H Loss Jr.



    Walter E Loss


World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 6

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 18

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 North German: topographic name from los ‘marsh’, or a habitational name from places named with this word, such as Losse and Lossa.2 German: pet form of the personal name Ludwig .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Loss in household of Orley Loss, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary L Loss in household of Orley E Loss, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary L Loss in household of John W H Loss, "United States Census, 1930"

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