Minnie Velora Graham

23 September 1866–5 April 1951 (Age 84)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Minnie Velora

When Minnie Velora Graham was born on 23 September 1866, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Robert William Graham, was 42 and her mother, Mary A. Ash, was 30. She had at least 3 sons and 5 daughters with George C Wahl. She lived in Jackson Township, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Evans City, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States for about 40 years. She died on 5 April 1951, in Butler, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Evans City Cemetery, Evans City, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States.

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George C Wahl
Minnie Velora Graham
Purney Anderson Wahl
Florence Leola Wahl
Frank Chalmers Wahl
Mary Christina Wahl
Salma M Wahl
Minnie Velora Wahl
Mabel Annette Wahl
George C. Wahl

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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
Age 1
This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad
Age 11
Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 24
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Grantham in Lincolnshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Graham (as well as Grantham, Grandham, and Granham). See also Grantham .Irish (especially Ulster): in Ireland Graham is generally the Scottish name, but it has additionally been adopted as an Anglicized form of both Ó Creacháin (see Crehan ) and Ó Gormghaile (see Gormley ).History: The surname Graham was taken to Scotland at the beginning of the 12th century by the Norman baron William de Graham, holder of the manor of Grantham in Lincolnshire, from whom many if not all modern bearers are probably descended. The chief of Clan Graham is the Duke of Montrose.

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

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Sources (10)

  • Minny Graham in household of Mary Graham, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Minnie Velora Wahl in the Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966
  • Minnie Graham in household of Robert Graham, "United States Census, 1870"

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