Mary Joanne O'Hara

Brief Life History of Mary Joanne

When Mary Joanne O'Hara was born on 2 April 1935, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Hugh Joseph "Hughdie Anthony" O'Hara, was 28 and her mother, Rose Ann "Rosie John Rua" Gallagher, was 29. She died on 4 October 1985, in Des Plaines, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Des Plaines, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hugh Joseph "Hughdie Anthony" O'Hara
1907–1985
Rose Ann "Rosie John Rua" Gallagher
1905–1953
Marjorie Theresa O'Hara
1931–2008
Mary Joanne O'Hara
1935–1985

Sources (5)

  • Mary J O Hara in household of Hugh O Hara, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary Joanne O'Hara, "Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940"
  • Mary J Domain, "Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1994"

World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

1945 · Freedoms of the Air

The primary goal of  the Chicago Convention was to establish the International Civil Aviation Organization. This organization establishes the rules of airspace, aircraft registration and safety, and details the rights of the signatories in relation to air travel. The Convention has since been revised eight times.

1949 · NATO is Established

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Kieran, Michael Patrick, Seamus, Brennan, Brigid, Cathal, Clancy, Colm, Conor, Donovan, Eamonn.

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEaghra ‘descendant of Eaghra’, a personal name of uncertain derivation. Sometimes later confused with O'Hare . Compare Harrah . — Note: The population figure published by the US Census Bureau does not distinguish between the surnames O'Hara and Ohara .

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

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