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Annie C. GrayAge: 78 years18431921

Annie C. Gray
Given names
Annie C.
Birth about 1843 27 21
Birth of a brotherEdmund Dwyer Gray
December 29, 1845 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 3 years)
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution - http://goo.gl/dGxJ1k
Birth of a brotherGeorge Walter Gray
about 1849 (Age 6 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Wilson
March 17, 1849 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterEmily Mary Gray
about 1852 (Age 9 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Gray
March 19, 1856 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Dargan Gray
about 1857 (Age 14 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 14 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 18 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War - http://goo.gl/ETtxkC
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 24 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) - http://goo.gl/Gz2kHh
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 24 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 26 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network - http://goo.gl/Xafdg5
Death of a brotherJohn Wilson Gray
November 21, 1872 (Age 29 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Gray
April 9, 1875 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 35 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a brotherGeorge Walter Gray
August 27, 1879 (Age 36 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Dargan Gray
January 23, 1886 (Age 43 years)
Death of a motherMary Anna Dwyer
April 27, 1887 (Age 44 years)
Death of a brotherEdmund Dwyer Gray
March 27, 1888 (Age 45 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 55 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://goo.gl/AZzZyH
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 73 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 74 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 75 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://goo.gl/nYVCtq
Death April 16, 1921 (Age 78 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: about 1839IRELAND
7 years
younger brother
-6 years
elder brother
10 years
younger brother
9 years
younger brother
-13 years
10 years
younger sister

  1. Generation 1
    1. Annie C. Gray, daughter of John Gray and Mary Anna Dwyer, was born about 1843 in IRELAND and died on April 16, 1921 in Dublin, County Dublin, Leinster.