Thomas William Monahan Jr

Male20 June 1918–17 June 1999

Brief Life History of Thomas William

When Thomas William Monahan Jr was born on 20 June 1918, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, his father, Thomas William Monaghan Sr, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth, was 27. He died on 17 June 1999, in Georgia, United States, at the age of 80.

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Thomas William Monaghan Sr
Walter Monaghan
Thomas William Monahan Jr
Marylyn Monaghan

Sources (4)

  • Thomas Monaghan in household of Thomas Monaghan, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thomas William Monahan in entry for Eileen Patricia Monahan, "Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997"
  • Thomas Monaghan in household of Thomas W Monaghan, "United States Census, 1930"

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Siblings (3)

World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 4

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.


Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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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