Michael Monahan

Brief Life History of Michael

When Michael Monahan was born from 1848 to 1849, in Ireland, his father, James Monahan, was 52 and his mother, Elizabeth Brady, was 15. He lived in Missouri, United States in 1870.

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Family Time Line

James Monahan
1797–1897
Elizabeth Brady
1835–
Michael Monahan
1848–
William James Monahan
1859–
Elizabeth Monahan
1852–
John Minougue
1853–
James Minougue
1855–
Henry James Monahan
1856–
William Thomas Monohan
1858–
John Monahan
1859–1928
Hugh Henry Monahan
1860–1952
Mary Ellen Monahan
1862–1939
Agnes Monahan
1863–1937
Agnes Monahan
1863–
Henry George Monahan
1865–
Honoram Monahan
1871–
Dora Monahan
1871–

Sources (1)

  • Michael Manahan in household of James Manahan, "United States Census, 1870"

World Events (3)

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

1919

Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Fergus, Murphy, John Patrick, Kevin Patrick, Paddy.

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Manacháin ‘descendant of Manachán’, a personal name representing a diminutive of manach ‘monk’. See also Monk . The Gaelic name is sometimes interpreted as if it were Ó Muineacháin ‘descendant of the little shrubbery’, and is sometimes translated into English as Thornton . The name is also found in Scotland.

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

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