Nora McEnroe

September 1876–10 March 1942 (Age 65)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Nora

When Nora McEnroe was born in September 1876, in Illinois, United States, her father, James McEnroe, was 33 and her mother, Kathryn Solon, was 26. She lived in Irvington, Kossuth, Iowa, United States in 1900 and Algona Township, Kossuth, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. She died on 10 March 1942, in Algona, Kossuth, Iowa, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Algona, Kossuth, Iowa, United States.

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James McEnroe
Kathryn Solon
Mary McEnroe
Anna McEnroe
Cassie McEnroe
Nora McEnroe
Michael Henry McEnroe
John McEnroe
Julia McEnroe
Francis P McEnroe
James A McEnroe
Charles Leo McEnroe
Helen McEnroe

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World Events (8)

1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 1

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

Irish:1. (Munster) Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conchradha ‘son of Conchradh’, a personal name composed of the elements ‘hound’ + crádh ‘torment’, genitive crádha. 2. (southern Ulster) Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Con Rubha ‘son of Cú Rubha’, meaning ‘hound of the promontory’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nora McEnroe in household of Katharine McEnroe, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Hanora Mcinroe in household of James Mcinroe, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nora Mcenroe in household of Helen Mcenroe, "United States Census, 1940"

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