Mack Omer North

24 February 1907–28 July 1995 (Age 88)
El Paso, Woodford, Illinois, United States

The Life of Mack Omer

When Mack Omer North was born on 24 February 1907, in El Paso, Woodford, Illinois, United States, his father, Omer North, was 47 and his mother, Carrie A. McCafferty, was 37. He lived in Election District 5, Laramie, Wyoming, United States in 1940. He died on 28 July 1995, in Oceanside, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 88.

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Mack Omer North
1907–1995
Margaret Coral Wallis
1909–1986

Spouse and Children

    Male1907–1995Male

    Margaret Coral Wallis

    Female1909–1986Female

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 3

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1931

Age 24

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name, from Middle English north ‘north’, for someone who lived in the northern part of a village or to the north of a main settlement ( compare Norrington 1), or a regional name for someone who had migrated from the north. Compare Norris 1.2 Irish: regional name for someone from Ulster, the northern area of Ireland, in part as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Ultaigh ( see McNulty ) or (in Westmeath) of Ultach.3 German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name composed with a cognate of Old High German nord ‘north’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mack O North, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mack North in household of Omer North, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mac O North in household of Omer North, "United States Census, 1910"

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