Margaret Joyce Greenway

4 April 1929–30 July 1994 (Age 65)
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States

The Life of Margaret Joyce

When Margaret Joyce Greenway was born on 4 April 1929, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, her father, William George Greenway, was 30 and her mother, Helen McCloskey, was 28. She lived in Grosse Pointe Park, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1930 and Detroit Ward 21, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1940. She died on 30 July 1994, at the age of 65.

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William George Greenway
Helen McCloskey
Mary Noreen Greenway
Margaret Joyce Greenway

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World Events (8)

1930 · The Detroit-Windsor Tunnel

Age 1

The Detroit-Windsor Tunnel is a highway tunnel that connects Detroit to Windsor and is the second busiest crossing between Canada and the United States, after the Ambassador Bridge. Motorcycles are prohibited from using the tunnel.

Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 18

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a grassy path, from Middle English grene ‘green’ + weye ‘path’ ( see Way ).2 Welsh: Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Goronwy, of unexplained origin.3 Translation of Dutch Groeneweg or German Grüneweg, Gröneweg, topographic names with the same meaning as 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Greenway in household of William Greenway, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margarete J Greenway in household of William Greenway, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Margaret Joyce Greenway in the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

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