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Emily Mary Gray1852

Name
Emily Mary Gray
Given names
Emily Mary
Surname
Gray
Birth about 1852 36 30
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Gray
March 19, 1856 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Dargan Gray
about 1857 (Age 5 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 5 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 9 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 15 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 15 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 17 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 20 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Gray
April 9, 1875 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 26 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 27 years)
MarriageCarroll Patrick NashView this family
August 14, 1882 (Age 30 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Dargan Gray
January 23, 1886 (Age 34 years)
Death of a motherMary Anna Dwyer
April 27, 1887 (Age 35 years)
Death of a brotherEdmund Dwyer Gray
March 27, 1888 (Age 36 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 46 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 64 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 65 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 66 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 of a sisterAnnie C. Gray
April 16, 1921 (Age 69 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 77 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 89 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://goo.gl/QfFDwG
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 98 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://goo.gl/o1FrfM
Deathyes

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1839IRELAND
7 years
elder brother
-6 years
elder brother
10 years
elder brother
9 years
younger brother
-13 years
elder sister
10 years
herself
Family with Carroll Patrick Nash - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: August 14, 1882IRELAND

  1. Generation 1
    1. Emily Mary Gray, daughter of John Gray and Mary Anna Dwyer, was born about 1852 in IRELAND. She married Carroll Patrick Nash on August 14, 1882 in IRELAND.