Mary Ann Carroll Jones

17 November 1914–6 October 2002 (Age 87)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Carroll Jones was born on 17 November 1914, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Michael Carroll, was 30 and her mother, Mary Gavin Carroll, was 35. She died on 6 October 2002, in Langhorne, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 87.

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Russell Conwell Jones
1919–1945
Mary Ann Carroll Jones
1914–2002

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

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.
1917

Age 3

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 23

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cearbhaill or Ó Cearbhaill ‘son (or descendant) of Cearbhall’, a personal name of uncertain origin, perhaps from cearbh ‘hacking’ and hence a byname for a butcher or nickname for a fierce warrior.

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

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  • Mary A Carroll in household of Michael Carroll, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary A Carroll in household of Michael Carroll, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Carroll in household of Michael Carroll, "United States Census, 1920"

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