Elizabeth Mcmanus

1852–
Albany, Albany, New York, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Mcmanus was born in 1852, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States, her father, Owen Mcmanus, was 45 and her mother, Mary Gillam, was 27.

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Family Time Line

Owen Mcmanus
1807–
Mary Gillam
1825–
James Mcmanus
1837–
John Mcmanus
1839–
Peter Mcmanus
1841–
Michael Mcmanus
1843–
Elizabeth Mcmanus
1852–
Francis F. McManus
1855–1918

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World Events (3)

1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 11

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 65

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Maghnuis, patronymic from a Gaelic form of the Scandinavian personal name Magnus . As an Irish name this is found chiefly in Roscommon and Fermanagh and is connected with the O’Connors or the Maguires; in Scotland it is connected with the Colquhouns.

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

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  • Elizabeth Mcmanus in household of Owen Mcmanus, "New York State Census, 1855"

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