Elwood Carroll Daly

28 December 1890–August 1980 (Age 89)
Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Elwood Carroll

When Elwood Carroll Daly was born on 28 December 1890, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, his father, Raleigh A Daly, was 33 and his mother, Olive Jackson, was 33. He married Annie Grey Waterson on 28 August 1917, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1920 and Elgin, Kane, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died in August 1980, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 89.

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Elwood Carroll Daly
Annie Grey Waterson
Marriage: 28 August 1917
William Alden Daly

Spouse and Children

28 August 1917
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States


    William Alden Daly


Parents and Siblings

    Raleigh A Daly


    Olive Jackson




World Events (8)

1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

Age 2

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 26

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: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dálaigh ‘descendant of Dálach’, a personal name based on dál (modern dáil) ‘meeting’, ‘assembly’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elwood C Daly, "Minnesota State Census, 1905"
  • Elwood C Daily, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elwood Daly, "United States Census, 1920"

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