Andrew Mc Govern

1893–1985
Cloone, County Leitrim, Ireland

The Life of Andrew

When Andrew Mc Govern was christened on 8 July 1893, in Cloone, County Leitrim, Ireland, his father, John Mc Govern, was 46 and his mother, Rose Anne Rourke, was 40. He died in 1985, in County Leitrim, Ireland, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

John Mc Govern
1847–1914
Rose Anne Rourke
1853–1937
Patrick Joseph Mc Govern
1880–1888
Mary Mc Govern
1883–1884
Mary Mc Govern
1885–
John Mc Govern
1887–
James Mc Govern
1890–
Peter Mc Govern
1892–
Andrew Mc Govern
1893–1985
Rose McGovern
1900–1932

Parents and Siblings

    John Mc Govern

    Male1847–1914Male

    Rose Anne Rourke

    Female1853–1937Female

siblings

(8)

    Patrick Joseph Mc Govern

    Male1880–1888Male

    Mary Mc Govern

    Female1883–1884Female

    Mary Mc Govern

    Female1885–Female

    John Mc Govern

    Male1887–Male

    James Mc Govern

    Male1890–Male

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World Events (5)

1919

Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.
1920

In the Government of Ireland Act 1920, Ireland was partitioned, with the unionist-dominated north east becoming Northern Ireland.
1949

On Easter Monday, the anniversary of the 1916 uprising, Eire becomes the Republic of Ireland. Ireland leaves the British Commonwealth.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Shortened form of any of the many Scottish and Irish surnames formed with Gaelic mac ‘son of’.

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

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