Mary Francis Nash

7 February 1884–11 August 1953 (Age 69)
Texas, United States

The Life of Mary Francis

When Mary Francis Nash was born on 7 February 1884, in Texas, United States, her father, Van Buren Nash, was 46 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Jones, was 25. She died on 11 August 1953, in San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Mr. Greco
1884–
Mary Francis Nash
1884–1953

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Van Buren Nash

    Male1838–1886Male

    Mary Elizabeth Jones

    Female1858–1901Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 10

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by an ash tree, a variant of Ash by misdivision of Middle English atten ash ‘at the ash’, or a habitational name from any of the many places in England and Wales named Nash, from this phrase, as for example Nash in Buckinghamshire, Herefordshire, or Shropshire. The name was established from an early date in Wales and Ireland.2 Jewish: of unknown origin, possibly an Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Frances Fay Greco, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Frances Fay Nash - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth-name: Frances Fay Nash

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