Elizabeth Malinda Worley

1 September 1877–27 January 1969 (Age 91)
Monroe, Green, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Malinda

Elizabeth Malinda Worley was born on 1 September 1877, in Monroe, Green, Wisconsin, United States as the daughter of George Worley and Alice Jacobs. She married Francis Albert McCall on 1 December 1893, in Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Fox Township, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Arthur Township, Kanabec, Minnesota, United States for about 20 years. She died on 27 January 1969, in Kanabec, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Mora, Kanabec, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Albert McCall
1867–1965
Elizabeth Malinda Worley
1877–1969
Marriage: 1 December 1893
Beulah Bell McCall
1894–1990
Marguerite Louise McCall
1896–1991
Mary Lucile McCall
1897–1995
Emma Delight McCall
1899–1971
John Walter McCall
1901–2004
Bessie Edna McCall
1903–1953
Frank Evert McCall
1904–1970
Harold LeRoy McCall
1905–1998
Raymond Elliot McCall
1908–1988
Clarence Willard McCall
1911–1994
Luverne Marie McCall
1914–2010
Florence Luella McCall
1918–2016
Wilma Jean McCall
1924–2001

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 December 1893Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 4
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire
    Age 6
    A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
    Age 24
    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

    Name Meaning

    English:habitational name with different origins. In the West Midlands this surname is most probably derived from Great or Little Wyrley in Norton Canes (Staffordshire). The placenames derive from Old English wīr ‘bog myrtle’ + lēah ‘wood, woodland clearing’. In the East Midlands, the name is possibly from Worlick in Ramsey (Huntingdonshire), the etymology of the which is uncertain. In northern England, possibly from Whirley in Over Alderley (Cheshire), which has the same etymology as the Staffordshire names. There may also be a further unlocated source of this habitational name in southern England.possibly an irregular variant of Wortley or Warley .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Wortley
    Wherley
    Warley
    Whorley
    Worlow

    Sources (39)

    • Elizabeth Worley in entry for Raymond Mccall, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"
    • Elizabeth Wooley in household of George Wooley, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Elizabeth McCall in entry for Arthur Douglas Nordenstrom and Wilma Jean McCall, "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949"

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