Marcella M Cleary

1923–6 October 1999 (Age 76)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Marcella M

When Marcella M Cleary was born in 1923, in Wisconsin, United States, her father, Michael Dennis Cleary, was 44 and her mother, Margaretta Ann Yohe, was 32. She lived in La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States for about 10 years. She died on 6 October 1999, in La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 76.

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Michael Dennis Cleary
Margaretta Ann Yohe
Grace A Cleary
Le Roy L Cleary
Howard F Cleary
Kenneth M Cleary
Marcella M Cleary
Margaretta A. Cleary
Harold J Cleary

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 0

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1932 · Wisconsin Passes First Unemployment Compensation Law

Age 9

The nation's first unemployment compensation law was passed in Wisconsin on January 28, 1932.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 21

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cléirigh (or Mac Cléirigh) ‘descendant (or son) of the scribe, clerk, or cleric (cléireach)’, also commonly Anglicized as Clark .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marcella M Cleary in household of Michael D Cleary, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marcella M Cleary in household of Michael D Cleary, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marcella in entry for Harold J Or Burt Or Burt Cleary, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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