John F. Curran

5 January 1888–5 May 1986 (Age 98)
Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States

The Life of John F.

When John F. Curran was born on 5 January 1888, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States, his father, Cornelius Curran, was 25 and his mother, Elizabeth McHugh, was 22. He died on 5 May 1986, in his hometown, at the age of 98, and was buried in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cornelius Curran
1862–1951
Elizabeth McHugh
1865–1960
John F. Curran
1888–1986
Mary Elizabeth Curran
1890–1968
Anna Marie Farrell
1892–1970
Bernard Joseph Curran
1895–1940
Cornelius Thomas Curran
1900–

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 28

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

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corráin or Ó Corraidhín ‘descendant of Corraidhín’, a personal name from a diminutive of corradh ‘spear’. Compare Corr .

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

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  • John E. Curran, "BillionGraves Index"
  • John F Curran, "Find A Grave Index"

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